Boxscore
St. John's 79, Florida Gulf Coast 68
Saturday, November 24, 2012 7:30 PM
Location - Carnesecca Arena, Jamaica, New York
Officials - Ed Corbett, Doug Shows, Michael Stephens
Attendance - 4003

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Florida Gulf Coast 32 36 68
St. John's 32 47 79

Recap


St. John's 79, Florida Gulf Coast 68:
D'Angelo Harrison had 20 points and Sir'Dominic Pointer added a career-high 15 off the bench as the Red Storm rallied past the visiting Eagles.

Pointer went 6-of-8 from the floor and had a career-high six assists, eight rebounds, two steals and three blocked shots.

Bernard Thompson led the Eagles (4-3) with 20 points and Sherwood Brown added 15.

Chase Fieler gave the Eagles a 45-44 lead with a 3-pointer with 14:48 left but Harrison had 10 points during a 18-5 run that gave the Red Storm (4-2) the lead for good.

St. John's trailed by as many as 13 in the first half before tying the game at 32 with a 10-3 run over the last 3:52 of the first half. Pointer had two baskets during the run and an assist on JaKarr Sampson's layup with eight seconds left.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Freshman Chris Obekpa blocked four shots and has 27 of the Red Storm's 50 blocks. ... The Eagles fell to 1-3 all-time against the Big East Conference ... FGCU's Eric McKnight entered the game with 13 blocks, but had one Saturday.

Florida Gulf Coast Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Eric McKnight 25:00 3-7 0-0 2-2 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 1 8
Sherwood Brown 33:00 6-12 2-5 1-2 2 3 5 1 3 3 3 0 15
Bernard Thompson 34:00 9-16 1-4 1-2 1 4 5 4 4 2 1 0 20
Brett Comer 21:00 2-4 0-1 1-1 0 1 1 4 2 1 4 0 5
Chase Fieler 29:00 4-8 3-6 0-0 1 6 7 1 1 1 4 0 11
Eddie Murray 19:00 1-3 0-0 2-2 3 0 3 0 3 0 0 1 4
Christophe Varidel 13:00 2-6 0-2 0-0 0 3 3 0 0 1 2 0 4
Dajuan Graf 18:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 3 2 0 1 0 0
Filip Cvjeticanin 8:00 0-3 0-3 1-2 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1
TOTAL 200 27-61 6-21 8-11 8 23 31 13 16 8 16 2 68
  44.3% 28.6% 72.7% Team Rebs: 0   Total TO: 16

St. John's Red Storm

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Phil Greene 34:00 5-12 0-3 0-0 0 3 3 2 1 1 5 0 10
D'Angelo Harrison 35:00 7-13 2-4 4-4 1 2 3 2 0 1 1 0 20
Jakarr Sampson 31:00 5-9 0-0 2-2 1 3 4 2 1 1 3 1 12
Felix Balamou 17:00 4-5 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 2 4 1 0 1 8
Christian Jones 12:00 2-3 0-0 0-1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4
Chris Obekpa 19:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 1 3 4 1 4 0 1 4 3
Marc-Antoine Bourqault 6:00 1-3 1-3 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
Amir Garrett 18:00 2-4 0-0 0-0 3 3 6 2 3 1 2 0 4
Sir'Dominic Pointer 28:00 6-8 0-0 3-7 1 7 8 6 2 2 1 3 15
TOTAL 200 33-60 3-10 10-16 7 24 31 17 15 7 15 9 79
  55.0% 30.0% 62.5% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 15