Columbia 30 29 59
Stjohns 37 28 65
Date of game: 12/28/2013

Recap: St Johns vs. Columbia

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - D'Angelo Harrison scored 15 points as the St. John's Red Storm pulled out a 65-59 victory over the Columbia Lions during the Brooklyn Hoops Winter Festival at the Barclays Center.

Orlando Sanchez finished with 12 points and nine rebounds for St. John's (9-3) and JaKarr Sampson tacked on 11 points and blocked three shots.

Grant Mullins scored a game-high 17 points but had five turnovers as well for Columbia (7-6). Alex Rosenberg chipped in 13 points off the bench and Luke Petrasek tallied 12 points before fouling out.

In the first half St. John's shot an even 50 percent from the field, while Columbia was only able to sink 32.8 percent. The Red Storm took a 37-30 lead into the break.

After falling behind, 48-34, early in the first half, the Lions went on a 17-2 run to claim a 51-50 lead with 7:25 left in regulation. The Red Storm responded with a 9-0 run of their own over the next three and a half minutes to take back control and escape with the victory.

St. John's outscored Columbia in the paint, 36-20. The Lions had the edge in points from beyond the arc, 27-9.

Game Notes

Dorm Report: West Virginia goes wild, not so wonderful

There was quite a bit of hitting on the field at Milan Puskar Stadium last weekend, but almost as much action took place in the streets just outside in the hours following West Virginia's upset of visiting Baylor.

NASCAR News
McMurray tops Logano for Martinsville pole

Jamie McMurray claimed the pole for the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 -- the first race in the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship -- by beating Joey Logano in Friday's qualifying at Martinsville Speedway.

Stastny placed on injured reserve

The St. Louis Blues placed center Paul Stastny on injured reserve Friday and recalled forward Dmitrij Jaskin from Chicago of the American Hockey League.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.