The Rhode Island Rams visit Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis Missouri on Sunday to play the Saint Louis Billikens. Rhode Island improved to 7-5 on the season with 72-63 win over Middle Tennessee State. Jeff Dotwin led the Rams with 17 points and four boards, four assists and three steals in what was the first time the two schools have played.
Saint Louis improved to 9-4 on the season with an 83-55 win over Appalachian State. Javon Bess led the Billikens with 20 points, while Hasahn French scored 11 and pulled down 12 rebounds. The Billikens used a strong second half to pull away and win by 28 points.
Jeff Dowtin leads the Rams in scoring and assists with averages of 16.7 points and 4.0 assists per game. Cyril Langevine is the second leading scorer and leading rebounder with averages of 14.6 points and 10.0 rebounds per game. Rhode Island is shooting 41.0% from the field and 25.6% from 3-point territory.
Javon Bess is the leading scorer and leader in rebounds with averages of 15.5 points and 7.4 rebounds per game. Jordan Goodwin is the leader in assists with an average of 3.1 per game. Saint Louis is shooting 42.0% from the field and 31.9% from 3-point territory.