Nov. 15, 2013
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St. John's recorded its 10th-straight home-opening victory with the win against Wagner.
The Red Storm shot 80.6 percent (29-of-36) from the free throw line, the best mark from the charity stripe since an 83.3 percent (10-of-12) effort against Baylor on Nov. 18, 2012.
St. John's finished 0-for-10 from 3-point range, the first time the squad has been held without a trey since going 0-for-4 in a 71-62 win against DePaul on Jan. 19, 2013.
The Red Storm grabbed 45 rebounds, its highest total since finishing with 48 boards against Saint Francis (N.Y.) on Dec. 15, 2012. St. John's was +11 on the glass (45-34).
St. John's turned the ball over just nine times. The Red Storm finished with fewer than 10 turnovers in eight games last season.
D'Angelo Harrison scored a game-high 25 points to notch his second 20-point performance of the season and the 26th of his career. Harrison, who is averaging 26.0 points per game, finished 11-of-11 from the charity stripe and has made 19-of-19 free throws this season.
JaKarr Sampson recorded the 31st double-figure game of his career with a 13-point effort. Sampson added seven rebounds and is averaging a team-high 7.0 boards per game this season.
Sir'Dominic Pointer added 10 points on a 5-of-7 performance from the floor to record the 17th double-figure scoring game of his career.
Orlando Sanchez scored a career-high eight points and added a career-best eight rebounds.