Armstead helps Lions upend Billikens

LaRon Armstead erupted for a career-high 68.

Jarred DuBois chipped in 16 points for the Lions (4-2), who scored 18 points off 15 turnovers in the team's third straight win.

Cody Ellis netted 18 points for Saint Louis (6-1), while Kwamain Mitchell and Brian Conklin each added 13 points in defeat.

The Billikens were ranked for the first time since 1994 after winning the 76 Classic in Anaheim with victories over Boston College, Villanova, and Oklahoma.