Saint Louis Defeats TCU, 56-48
Jan. 22, 2005
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Reggie Bryant hit two key 3-point shots as Saint Louis beat TCU 56-48 Saturday night.
Bryant made his first 3-pointer with the score tied at 36, then passed to Dwayne Polk for a 3 and followed with another himself as the Billikens (5-12, 3-2 CUSA) took a 46-40 lead with 4:19 left.
Ian Vouyoukas and Izik Ohanon followed with inside baskets as Saint Louis went up 51-42 with 1:57 left, and the Billikens made five free throws down the stretch.
Corey Santee led TCU (13-6, 3-2) with 17 points.
Saint Louis took an early 16-8 lead on consecutive 3s by Anthony Drejaj, but TCU led 24-21 at halftime.
Bryant and Ohanon both finished with 12 points to lead Saint Louis, which won consecutive games for the first time this season. Vouyoukas had a game-high nine rebounds.