Posted February 05, 2014 on AP on Fox
Saint Louis coach Jim Crews apologized for not having the right words to describe one of the best teams in the nation. ''You know how boring I am,'' he said. His Billikens more than make up for it on the court, using a smothering defense that always has a hand in the face and eyes on the ball. And now, a spot in the record book. Rob Loe scored 17 points and Jordair Jett had 10 points and seven assists to help No. 13 Saint Louis top Saint Joseph's 65-49 on Wednesday night for a team-record 15th straight victory. The Billikens (21-2, 8-0 Atlantic 10) topped 14-game winning streaks set in the 1958-59 and 1993-94 seasons. ''We don't think about it, we don't talk about it, it's not said,'' Crews said. The Billikens, who needed overtime to beat George Mason on Saturday, extended their best start in team history and are 8-0 on the road. Saint Louis last lost Dec. 1 to Wichita State, 70-65. ''I think it's great, but I think it's expected of us,'' Loe said. Saint Louis is winning a...
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