D'Angelo Harrison scored a career-high 21 points.
Nov. 22, 2011
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St. John's allowed the fewest points in a game since limiting Drake to 39 on Nov. 26, 2010 at the Great Alaska Shootout.
The Red Storm held St. Francis (N.Y.) to just 35.8 percent (19-of-53) shooting from the floor, marking the second time this season that St. John's held its opponent below 36.0 percent. The 22 points scored by the Terriers in the first half marked the fewest points allowed by St. John's this season in either half.
After starting the first half just 1-of-9, St. John's closed the opening frame by making 10-of-18 field goals to finish the half 11-of-27 (40.7 percent).
St. John's outrebounded its opponent for the first time this season, totaling a +5 advantage (37-32) on the boards.
The Red Storm drained a season-high six 3-pointers on the night, shooting 6-of-10 (60.0 percent) from beyond the arc.
D'Angelo Harrison notched his first-career 20-point game, netting a career-high 21 points in his first-career appearance off the bench. The freshman made a career-high four 3-pointers (4-of-5) and tied a career-high for the third time with five rebounds.
Moe Harkless tied a season-high with 18 points on 8-of-14 (57.1 percent) shooting from the floor. The freshman also tied a career-high with three steals.
Sir'Dominic Pointer netted a career-high 10 points, marking his first-career double-figure game. Pointer is averaging 8.5 points in the past two contests, while shooting 75.0 percent (6-of-8) from the floor and 66.7 percent (2-of-3) from beyond the arc.
Phil Greene made his second-straight start. The freshman is averaging 7.0 points, 3.0 rebounds and 1.0 assist in 26.5 minutes as a starter.
With a seven-rebound effort, God'sgift Achiuwa pulled down at least seven rebounds for the fourth time this season. Achiuwa is averaging 8.0 boards per game in four contests at Carnesecca Arena.