Detroit 74
Stjohns 77
Date of game: 11/13/2012

Recap: St Johns vs. Detroit

Queens, NY (Sports Network) - D'Angelo Harrison had 22 points, Phil Greene scored a career-high 20 and the St. John's Red Storm celebrated coach Steve Lavin's return to the sidelines with a 77-74 win over the Detroit Titans.

Amir Garrett contributed a double-double of 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Red Storm (1-0), while freshman Chris Obekpa totaled 11 boards and a school- record eight blocks.

Lavin was forced away from the team last season as he recovered from prostate cancer.

Ray McCallum paced Detroit (1-1) with 21 points. Jason Calliste had a well- rounded performance for the Titans, finishing with 18 points, six rebounds, four assists and three steals.

Detroit was up 37-29 at halftime and continued to lead well into the second half. But the Red Storm used a 14-2 run to erase a seven-point deficit and take a 67-62 lead with three-plus minutes remaining.

Game Notes

Youngstown State's Ruiz in midseason form

Youngstown State wrapped up spring practices under first-year coach Bo Pelini Friday night, and he and his staff surely enjoyed what they saw in running back Martin Ruiz.

Manziel apologizes following rehab stint

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement Friday, offering an apology and thanks to fans, teammates and the organization for support during his recent stay at a treatment facility.

Rays send reliever Beliveau to DL

The Tampa Bay Rays placed reliever Jeff Beliveau on the 15-day disabled list Friday due to soreness in his left shoulder.

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