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Texas Christian University at St. Louis University 17 February 2002

SLU (11-14, 4-8) was defeated in the last home game of the season 75-66 by #24 Texas Christian University (20-5, 10-2) in the Bauman-Eberhardt Center (665 reported attendance). The Billikens trailed 33-26 at the half and were unable to mount a sustained defense against the conference leaders. SLU shot only 34% from the field compared with 49% for TCU. SLU pulled down 18 offensive rebounds (34 total). The Billikens were led by Christan Shelton with 19 points, Angie Lewis with 14 points, and Harmonie King with 10 points. TCU was led by Tiffany Evans with 21 points, Kati Safaritova with 15 points, and Sandora Irvin with 13 points.

With no graduating seniors, SLU will have a full slate of experienced players returning next season.

Billikens junior guard Christan Shelton (14) shoots through a crowd of defenders on her way to a game-high 19 points and 5 rebounds.

SLU junior guard Harmonie King (22) contributed 10 points, 3 rebounds, and 3 assists.

SLU sophomore guard Kirsti Holloway (33) tries to stop TCU sophomore forward Tiffany Evans (23) as she drives to the basket. Evans scored a game-high 21 points for the Horned Frogs, while collecting 7 rebounds, 3 assists, and 3 blocked shots.

TCU senior forward Kati Safaritova (33) scored 15 points, grabbed 4 rebounds, dished out 4 assists, and blocked 2 shots.

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