Holy Cross vs St. John's

St. John's 65, Holy Cross 53

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NEW YORK (AP) - JaKarr Sampson scored a career-high 20 points, including six straight in the second half that helped St. John's rally past Holy Cross 65-53 Wednesday.

The Red Storm (3-2) trailed 37-35 when D'Angelo Harrison hit a 3-pointer to give them the lead. Sampson followed with three straight baskets during a 9-2 run that put St. John's ahead 44-39 with 13 minutes left.

Harrison added 17 points and Phil Greene IV had 15 for the Red Storm, who had 10 blocks in the game, including six from Chris Obekpa.

Dave Dudzinski and Justin Burrell had 12 points apiece to lead Holy Cross, which shot just 30 percent in the second half after hitting 46.4 percent before the break.

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Holy Cross Crusaders
M. Miller, F302-60-08115
D. Dudzinski, F216-80-050412
P. Beans, C331-60-02342
J. Burrell, G344-82-215312
J. Stevens, G311-52-20125
C. Hamilton192-80-06006
T. Abt163-51-12027
E. Obeysekere110-14-42024
D. Goens50-10-00000
Totals 19-489-935101853
 39.6%100% 
St. John's Red Storm
J. Sampson, F3610-150-073320
A. Garrett, F141-20-21102
C. Jones, F143-40-13116
P. Greene IV, G367-140-043115
D. Harrison, G346-183-361217
C. Obekpa240-10-11220
F. Balamou221-30-04122
S. Pointer181-51-24233
M. Bourgault20-10-00000
Totals 29-634-931141465
 46%44.4% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell13-321-888
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Lehigh10-616-11114
Navy10-615-13184
Loyola-Md.8-814-13139
Holy Cross8-814-15203
Colgate8-810-19293
Army West Point5-1111-17294
Lafayette4-128-19323
American3-136-21322

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Creighton9-522-522
Xavier8-618-914
Marquette7-716-1081
Seton Hall6-816-1040
Providence6-816-1161
St. Johns6-812-15119
Georgetown5-914-1363
DePaul1-138-19237
 
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