Jordair Jett scored 24 of his 25 points in the second half and overtime as the 10th ranked Saint Louis Billikens survived an 89-85 win at George Mason. The win was the 18th straight for the Billikens while improving to 24-2, 11-0 in Atlantic-10 play.
Rob Loe hit consecutive three-pointers to give the Billikens a 79-77 lead with 3:10 remaining in overtime, and Saint Louis held on from that point. All five starters finished in double figures are SLU shot 52% from the field, while hitting 12 of 25 from three-point range.
The teams played overtime in their first meeting, an 87-81 Saint Louis winat Chaifetz Arena on Feb. 1.