Goodwin, Perkins lead SLU in 68-40 rout of Fordham

Jordan Goodwin (shown here in a previous game) earned a double-double, scoring 12 points and bringing down 10 rebounds, in the Billikens' win over the Rams.
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NEW YORK — Jordan Goodwin had 12 points and 10 rebounds to lift Saint Louis to a 68-40 win over Fordham on Saturday.

Javonte Perkins had 19 points for Saint Louis (10-3, 3-2 Atlantic 10 Conference). Gibson Jimerson added 14 points and seven rebounds. Hasahn French had 11 rebounds. Perkins and Jimerson combined to make seven of the Billikens‘ nine 3-pointers.

Saint Louis shot a total of 33 shots from behind the arc.

The Billikens held Fordham to 40 points, which is the least by a Saint Louis opponent this season. The Rams made just six field goals in the first half, seven in the second and their 28% shooting was the worst by a Saint Louis opponent this season.

Chris Austin had 14 points for the Rams (2-11, 2-11).

Joel Soriano, the Rams’ second leading scorer (11.0 ppg) scored four points in the game, going 1 of 7 shooting before fouling out.