As regular season champ St. Louis watched from home, Hawks topped VCU 65-61.
Shaka Smart’s VCU team gets revenge on home court, 67-56
Dwayne Evans had 21 points, 10 rebounds as Billikens improve to 23-2 (10-0 in conference)
#12 Billikens to host sellout crowd, national TV, Atlantic 10 foe
VCU got more first place votes than last year’s season & postseason champion Saint Louis University.
Saint Louis outshines VCU in 62-56 victory. Team is regular season and postseason Atlantic 10 Conference Conference champion.
Sunday’s defeat at Temple gives Billikens A-10 regular season title, with Rams finishing a game back.
Saint Louis holds a half-game advantage over No. 15 Butler, which beat cellar dweller Duquesne 68-49 Tuesday.
Billikens take on Rams and coach Shaka Smart— a team that’s been a darling of NCAA Tournament in recent years.