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Tulane University at St. Louis University 28 February 2001
SLU (15-13, 7-8) used senior night to defeat a stubborn Tulane University (9-19, 2-13) team in the Savvis Center (10,677 reported attendance). The Billikens led 34-31 at halftime and were able to extend their lead to as many as 15 points before the Green Wave mounted a charge, coming to within 2 points late in the second half. Although the Billikens were out-rebounded 39-22, the Green Wave commited 27 turnovers to SLU's 15. The Billikens came away with a 76-66 victory.

Tulane junior forward Linton Johnson (13) had a double-double with 17 points and 13 rebounds.

Billiken senior center Chris Heinrich (35) scored 17 points and collected 3 rebounds despite playing only 22 minutes because of foul trouble.

SLU senior guard Maurice Jeffers (31) led all scorers with 22 points and collected 6 rebounds and 5 steals.

Billiken senior forward Justin Tatum (13) had 12 points and pulled down 4 rebounds.

Sophomore forward Brandon Brown (5) contributed 13 points and 5 rebounds for Tulane.

Tulane senior forward Ledaryl Billingsley (4) led the Green Wave with a double-double of 21 points and 10 rebounds.

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