St. John's 71, Seton Hall 67

Sunday, January 27, 2013 12:00 PM
Location - Carnesecca Arena, Jamaica, New York
Officials - John Cahill, Karl Hess, Gary Prager
Attendance - 7641

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Seton Hall 33 34 67
St. John's 38 33 71

Recap


St. John's 71, Seton Hall 67:
D'Angelo Harrison recorded 24 points and seven rebounds as the Red Storm used a 24-4 run to edge the visiting Pirates at Madison Square Garden for their fourth straight win.

Freshman JaKarr Sampson added 19 points for St. John's (13-7, 5-3 Big East), while Phil Greene IV chipped in with 10. After the Red Storm lead ballooned as high as 16 midway through the second half, Seton Hall (13-7, 2-5) rallied to pull within one with 4:22 left. Harrison scored nine points in those final moments.

Eugene Teague led Seton Hall with a career-high 22 points on 9-of-14 shooting. Fuquan Edwin added 14 points and nine rebounds for the Pirates.

St. John's closed the opening period on an 11-2 run, capped by a Harrison 3-pointer at the buzzer, to take a 38-33 lead into intermission.The Red Storm opened the second half scoring 13 of the first 15 points to push the cushion to 51-35 with 15:30 remaining.

An Aaron Cosby 3-pointer keyed a 9-0 Seton Hall run as the Pirates cut their deficit to 60-59 with 4:22 left. Cosby and Edwin both had chances to give Seton Hall the lead before Harrison made a pair of jumpers and went 4-for-4 from the foul line in the final 25 seconds.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Harrison was 9-of-10 from the free-throw line. ... St. John's committed just nine turnovers, while Seton Hall had 12. ... The Red Storm improves to 3-2 at Madison Square Garden this season. 
 

Seton Hall Pirates

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Gene Teague 32:00 9-14 0-0 4-5 4 1 5 0 3 0 2 0 22
Fuquan Edwin 33:00 4-15 1-6 5-7 3 6 9 1 3 3 2 0 14
Aaron Cosby 33:00 3-10 1-3 0-0 0 1 1 5 1 0 1 0 7
Brandon Mobley 11:00 2-3 2-2 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 2 0 6
Tom Maayan 28:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 5 3 1 4 0 4
Brian Oliver 22:00 2-7 2-4 0-0 0 6 6 1 3 0 0 0 6
Kevin Johnson 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Kyle Smyth 20:00 1-3 1-2 0-0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 3
Haralds Karlis 15:00 1-2 1-1 0-0 1 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 3
Aaron Geramipoor 2:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
TOTAL 200 25-59 8-18 9-14 11 18 29 15 20 4 12 0 67
  42.4% 44.4% 64.3% Team Rebs: 7   Total TO: 12

St. John's Red Storm

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jakarr Sampson 36:00 9-16 0-0 1-4 1 4 5 2 4 0 0 1 19
Jamal Branch 24:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 2 3 1 2 0 4
Phil Greene 33:00 4-8 0-2 2-2 1 4 5 3 0 1 0 0 10
D'Angelo Harrison 40:00 6-13 3-8 9-10 1 6 7 3 1 1 3 1 24
Sir'Dominic Pointer 24:00 2-4 1-1 1-2 0 2 2 1 5 0 3 1 6
Amir Garrett 11:00 1-3 0-0 2-2 2 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 4
Chris Obekpa 27:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 2 1 3 0 1 0 0 4 4
Felix Balamou 5:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 26-53 4-11 15-20 8 20 28 11 16 4 9 7 71
  49.1% 36.4% 75.0% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 9