Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • SLU 39.6
    • 44.9 LOU
  • Three Point %

    • SLU 0.0
    • 35.3 LOU
  • Turnovers

    • SLU 18
    • 20 LOU
  • Rebounds

    • SLU 30
    • 37 LOU

Game Information

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Coverage: CBS
Amway Center
  • Orlando, Florida 32899
  • Line: LOU -9.0
Attendance: 18,512
Referees: Mike Scyphers, Brian O'Connell, Joe DeRosa
3/22/2014 Associated Press

L'ville knocks off SLU, advances to Sweet 16

Luke Hancock scored 21 points and defending national champion Louisville shrugged off a cold shooting performance to beat Saint Louis 66-51 on Saturday and advance to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament for the third straight year.

CBS12T
Saint Louis163551
Louisville254166

Game Flow

SLU
LOU
0:00 - 2nd Half

SLU

51

LOU

66

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Mike McCall Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Mike McCall Jr. missed Layup.
  • Jordair Jett made Jumper.
  • John Manning missed Layup.
  • Jake Barnett missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Mike McCall Jr. missed Jumper.
  • Mike McCall Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
  • John Manning made Dunk. Assisted by Jordair Jett.
  • Mike McCall Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Jordair Jett made Layup.
  • Jordair Jett missed Jumper.
  • Dwayne Evans missed Jumper.
  • Dwayne Evans made Layup. Assisted by Jordair Jett.
  • Mike McCall Jr. missed Jumper.
  • Jordair Jett made Layup.
  • Dwayne Evans made Layup.
  • Jordair Jett made Layup.
  • Dwayne Evans made Layup. Assisted by Jordair Jett.
  • Rob Loe made Layup.
  • Dwayne Evans made Layup.
  • Tanner Lancona made Layup. Assisted by Jordair Jett.
  • Rob Loe made Layup. Assisted by Jordair Jett.
  • Jake Barnett missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Dwayne Evans made Jumper. Assisted by Mike McCall Jr..
  • Jordair Jett missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Rob Loe missed Jumper.
  • Jake Barnett missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Jordair Jett made Layup.
  • Russ Smith missed Jumper.
  • Mangok Mathiang made Dunk. Assisted by Luke Hancock.
  • Montrezl Harrell missed Jumper.
  • Chris Jones missed Jumper.
  • Montrezl Harrell made Jumper. Assisted by Tim Henderson.
  • Montrezl Harrell missed Jumper.
  • Chris Jones made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Russ Smith.
  • Russ Smith missed Jumper.
  • Wayne Blackshear made Jumper.
  • Stephan Van Treese missed Layup.
  • Chris Jones missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Russ Smith missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Montrezl Harrell made Layup.
  • Russ Smith missed Jumper.
  • Luke Hancock missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Montrezl Harrell missed Jumper.
  • Luke Hancock made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Russ Smith.
  • Chris Jones made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Wayne Blackshear.
  • Chris Jones made Layup.
  • Terry Rozier made Jumper. Assisted by Russ Smith.
  • Montrezl Harrell made Layup. Assisted by Russ Smith.
  • Montrezl Harrell made Dunk. Assisted by Luke Hancock.
  • Luke Hancock made Layup.

Research Notes

  • Saint Louis' 51 points today were the fewest scored by the Billikens in a game since the 2010-11 season (Jan. 29, 2011 at George Washington).

  • Louisville scored 25 points off 18 Saint Louis turnovers. The Cardinals are 23-1 this season when they score 20 or more points off turnovers. Their 24 such games are 6 more than any other major conference team.

    Louisville shot 57.1% on possessions that followed a Saint Louis turnover. On their 52 other possessions, the Cardinals shot 40.0% and had two more turnovers (16) than field goals (14).

  • Saint Louis missed all 15 of its attempts from behind the 3-point line Saturday, the most attempts without a make in Men's Basketball Championship history. In fact, the Billikens only made one shot outside the paint in 20 attempts, the lowest percentage for any team in the last five tournaments.

  • Louisville is just the fourth reigning title winner to win a game by 15 points since the tournament expanded in 1985 - each of the previous 3 reached the Final Four.

  • Saint Louis missed 15 3-pointers without a make today against Louisville, the most attempts without a make in NCAA Tournament history.

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