How about some random basketball notes at the end of summer. First, Rick Majerus’ Saint Louis Billikens men’s basketball team will make an appearance on national television on December 11th when they take on Duke. SLU won 23 games and made it to the three game final of the CBI postseason tournament.
Former Missouri basketball star Linas Kleiza scored 30 points to help Lithuania to a 78-67 win over China at the world basketball championships in Turkey. Lithuania will face Argentia in the quarterfinals after they beat Brazil 93-89.