Jordan Sibert and Dyshawn Pierre after win in St. Louis. David Jablonski/Staff
Jordan Sibert and Dyshawn Pierre left the court Tuesday night in St. Louis with their arms around each other’s shoulders. They were either celebrating or holding each other up. Probably a little of both after another hard-fought game.
The Flyers beat the Billikens 51-44 (photos here), ending a three-game road losing streak. Anyone who looked at Saint Louis’ record and figured Dayton would stroll to its 18th victory was mistaken. The Billikens have played everyone tough at home recently. This one was no different.
Here are five things to take from the game:
1. The blue uniforms have new life.
From my game story:
Dayton’s Archie Miller is the quintessential college basketball coach in so many ways. He can scream, stomp and scowl with the best of them. He differs in one way from most coaches, though.