Saint Louis beats No. 20 New Mexico
Posted at: 01/01/2013 8:56 AM
By: The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cory Remekun scored a career-high 15 points, Cody Ellis had 13 and Saint Louis beat No. 20 New Mexico 60-46 on Monday. Mike McCall Jr. added 12 points for Saint Louis (10-3), which has won seven in a row.
Kendall Williams led New Mexico (13-2) with 15 points. Alex Kirk added 13 points. New Mexico coach Steve Alford was ejected after receiving back-to-back technicals with 9:26 left in the game.
The Billikens' seven-game winning streak is their longest since they won eight in a row in 2003.
New Mexico was coming off a 55-54 upset at then-No. 8 Cincinnati on Thursday. Saint Louis used early runs of 12-0 and 11-2 to take a 31-12 lead.
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