Atlantic 10 Conference
Billikens take conference’s Player & Coach of Year
#17 St. Louis finishes with a flourish at UMass, 64-62.
Jordair Jett leads way with 21 points and career-high 10 rebounds.
From San Jose for the second and hopefully the third round for the NCAA Tournament is where Scott Warmann talked with Saint Louis University Athletic Director Chris May.
Butler and Xavier are leaving the Atlantic 10. Creighton departs the Missouri Valley Conference.
With another wave of conference realignment always possible, Saint Louis and VCU would be prime candidates to get plucked from the A-10, too.
The Billikens get another future conference opponent only weeks after Butler joins the Atlantic 10.
Butler fills a void left by Temple, which will join the Big East. The only team farther west in the conference is Saint Louis.