Stjohns 72
Rutgers 28 32 60
Date of game: 1/23/2013

Recap: Rutgers vs. St Johns

Piscataway, ST (Sports Network) - JaKarr Sampson scored 21 points to lead the St. John's Red Storm to a 72-60 win over the Rutgers Scarlet Knights in a Big East conference bout at the RAC.

D'Angelo Harrison added 20 points and Sir'Dominic Pointer contributed 13 points, nine rebounds, seven assists and six steals for St. John's (12-7, 4-3 Big East) which has won three straight.

Mack Myles netted 17 points, Mike Poole had 11 off the bench and Wally Judge tallied 10 for Rutgers (12-6, 3-4) which has lost three of its last four.

Despite shooting just 35.5 percent in the first half, St. John's had a slim 29-28 edge at the break thanks to a 6-2 advantage on points from the free-throw line.

In the second half the Red Storm heated up to 59.1 percent shooting and used a 15-7 edge from the free-throw line to pull away for the win.

Rutgers shot just 36.5 percent in the game overall. The teams were fairly even on the boards with Rutgers owning a slim 41-40 edge.

Game Notes

Illinois State rallies into FCS title game

If ever there was doubt about the Missouri Valley Football Conference being the top conference in the FCS, Illinois State provided a reminder on Saturday.

Lions clinch playoff spot

Landover, MD (Sports Network) - The Detroit Lions clinched a playoff spot on Saturday due to the Philadelphia Eagles' loss to the Washington Redskins.

Giants acquire McGehee from Marlins

The San Francisco Giants have acquired infielder Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins in exchange for minor league pitchers Kendry Flores and Luis Castillo.

Anthony to play in Knicks-Suns tilt

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will play in Saturday's game against the Phoenix Suns after sitting out the team's previous outing due to soreness in his left knee.

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