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University of South Florida at St. Louis University 14 February 2001
SLU (13-10, 5-5) got a needed charge from senior Matt Baniak as they defeated University of South Florida (15-9, 7-4) in the Savvis Center (10,707 reported attendance). The Billikens led 44-36 at halftime, but soon lost their lead with a series of turnovers. After regrouping and several key baskets by Baniak, the Billikens were able to build a comfortable lead and come away with an 82-71 victory.

SLU senior forward Matt Baniak (30) scored 20 points and collected 4 rebounds before fouling out. SLU out rebounded USF 40-33.

Billiken sophomore guard Josh Fisher (4) scored 8 points and collected 8 rebounds and 4 assists.

USF junior forward Altron Jackson (11) scored 21 points to go along with his 7 rebounds and 6 assists.

Bulls junior forward B. B. Waldon (14) had a game-high 22 points and 9 rebounds.

SLU senior guard Maurice Jeffers (31) scored 18 points to go along with his 8 rebounds and 5 assists.

SLU senior forward Justin Tatum (13) scored 10 points and collected 5 rebounds.

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