Originally posted on Fox Sports Midwest  |  Last updated 11/12/11
Courtesy: Saint Louis University Athletics ST. LOUIS Junior forward Cody Ellis led Saint Louis with 13 points and six rebounds in a convincing 71-37 Billiken victory against Tennessee State Friday night in the season opener for both teams. The Billikens, who led wire-to-wire, shot 52 percent from the field and 50 percent from beyond the arc in the 34-point victory. Ellis 13 points came on 4-of-5 shooting from the field and 2-of-3 from 3-point range. He was also a perfect 3-of-3 of the free-throw line. Brian Conklin also scored in double figures, notching 11 points on 4-of-7 shooting. Kwamain Mitchell scored nine points and added a career-high eight assists. Rob Loe opened the game with a 3-pointer and Conklin added a layin to give the Billikens a 5-0 lead early. TSU hit a free throw, and the Billikens then put together a 9-0 spurt, highlighted by a Mitchell traditional 3-point play, to lead 14-1 with 12:54 to go. The Billiken defense, which forced 22 Tennessee State turnovers, ...
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