The Billikens' woes on the road continued last night when they were manhandled by Temple, losing 65-40
Tom Timmermann at the
The only stat you really need to know is that SLU shot 20 percent
from the field while allowing Temple to make 64 percent. They never got
within fifteen points in the second half.
injury to insult, up-and-coming freshman point guard Kwamain Mitchell
suffered a concussion during garbage time late in the first half and
had to be hauled off the court on a stretcher. Majerus and Co. have to
be summoning the collective prayers of every Jesuit SLU has to spare
that Mitchell's play isn't affected by the injury because they have
absolutely no one who can replace him.
played so poorly in the game that the ESPN.com reporter mistook him for another Lisch entirely. From last night's recap
: "Leading scorer Rusty Lisch
, averaging 13.8 points, was held scoreless and missed all 10 of his shots."
hosts Richmond, a team that's tied for third place in the A-10, on
Sunday. Check back Monday for a full Rundown re-cap of that match-up.
Elsewhere in college hoops:
won a wild one versus Oklahoma State and should be ranked in the next batch of polls. They play Texas Tech tomorrow.
beat Ohio State earlier this week and hosts always-tough Wisconsin tomorrow.