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Delaware State takes out St John's for 1st D-I win of season

NEW YORK (AP) Devin Morgan scored 19 of his 26 points in the second half, DeVaughn Mallory added a career-high 16 points and Delaware State upset St. John's 79-72 on Tuesday night for its second win of the season.

Delaware State snapped a 20-game losing streak against nonconference D-I opponents. The Hornets (2-5) only other win this season was against Division III-member Summit, 103-56, in their season opener.

St. John's lost its fifth straight.

Delaware State led by 15 points midway through the second half but St. John's pulled to 69-63 with 3:16 left. The Hornets scored the next seven points to go up by 13 with 49 seconds left. Kavon Waller capped the 7-0 run with a 3-pointer.

Waller had 15 points, six rebounds and four assists for Delaware State, which shot 58 percent (32 of 55) from the field.

Bashir Ahmed had 19 points and seven rebounds for St. John's (2-5). Bashir Ahmed added 15 points and nine rebounds, and Federico Mussini chipped in 11.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
+ 2 Kassoum Yakwe made tip-in 1.0
  Offensive rebound by Kassoum Yakwe 3.0
  Richard Freudenberg missed jump shot 5.0
  Offensive rebound by Richard Freudenberg 5.0
  Shamorie Ponds missed 3-pt. jump shot 7.0
+ 1 Devin Morgan made 2nd of 2 free throws 12.0
+ 1 Devin Morgan made 1st of 2 free throws 12.0
  Personal foul on Richard Freudenberg 12.0
+ 3 Shamorie Ponds made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Marcus LoVett 15.0
  Defensive rebound by Marcus LoVett 20.0
  Devin Morgan missed 2nd of 2 free throws 20.0
Team Stats
Points 79 72
Field Goals 32-55 (58.2%) 26-68 (38.2%)
3-Pointers 8-15 (53.3%) 12-37 (32.4%)
Free Throws 7-9 (77.8%) 8-8 (100.0%)
Total Rebounds 31 36
Offensive 7 15
Defensive 20 17
Team 4 4
Assists 19 14
Steals 7 7
Blocks 5 8
Turnovers 12 14
Fouls 13 15
Technicals 0 0
26 PTS, 4 REB, 4 AST
19 PTS, 7 REB
12T
away team logo Delaware State 2-5 384179
home team logo St. John's 2-5 343872
Team Stats
away team logo Delaware State 2-5 63.1 PPG 41.7 RPG 10.7 APG
home team logo St. John's 2-5 77.1 PPG 35.2 RPG 13.9 APG
Key Players
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D. Morgan G PPG RPG APG FG%
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B. Ahmed G/F PPG RPG APG FG%
Top Scorers
D. Morgan G 26 PTS 4 REB 4 AST
B. Ahmed G/F 19 PTS 7 REB 0 AST
58.2 FG% 38.2
53.3 3PT FG% 32.4
77.8 FT% 100.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Morgan 26 4 4 9/13 3/6 5/7 0 37 3 0 2 0 4
D. Mallory 16 6 1 8/13 0/0 0/0 2 25 1 0 0 4 2
K. Waller 15 6 4 6/9 3/5 0/0 2 36 0 0 0 1 5
D. Haywood 9 1 4 4/9 1/2 0/0 0 30 1 1 4 0 1
D. Onifade 2 4 1 1/1 0/0 0/0 3 21 0 2 1 1 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Morgan 26 4 4 9/13 3/6 5/7 0 37 3 0 2 0 4
D. Mallory 16 6 1 8/13 0/0 0/0 2 25 1 0 0 4 2
K. Waller 15 6 4 6/9 3/5 0/0 2 36 0 0 0 1 5
D. Haywood 9 1 4 4/9 1/2 0/0 0 30 1 1 4 0 1
D. Onifade 2 4 1 1/1 0/0 0/0 3 21 0 2 1 1 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Tavakalyan 4 1 0 1/2 0/1 2/2 1 7 0 0 1 0 1
J. Lewis 4 2 1 2/4 0/0 0/0 1 15 1 1 3 0 2
K. Gantz 3 2 4 1/3 1/1 0/0 2 22 1 1 0 1 1
Q. Tillinghast 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0
D. Raysor 0 1 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 1 5 0 0 0 0 1
M. Gasevic - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Christian - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Johnson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Bushrod - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Collins - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Henry - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Noulowe - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 79 27 19 32/55 8/15 7/9 13 200 7 5 12 7 20
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Ahmed 19 7 0 7/12 4/7 1/1 5 20 0 0 5 4 3
S. Ponds 15 9 4 6/18 1/8 2/2 2 33 4 0 3 5 4
F. Mussini 11 1 1 4/12 3/9 0/0 2 28 1 0 1 0 1
K. Yakwe 7 4 3 2/3 0/0 3/3 2 30 1 7 0 1 3
M. Ellison 3 1 1 1/3 1/3 0/0 0 17 0 0 3 0 1
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Ahmed 19 7 0 7/12 4/7 1/1 5 20 0 0 5 4 3
S. Ponds 15 9 4 6/18 1/8 2/2 2 33 4 0 3 5 4
F. Mussini 11 1 1 4/12 3/9 0/0 2 28 1 0 1 0 1
K. Yakwe 7 4 3 2/3 0/0 3/3 2 30 1 7 0 1 3
M. Ellison 3 1 1 1/3 1/3 0/0 0 17 0 0 3 0 1
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. LoVett 13 4 2 5/12 3/8 0/0 3 35 0 0 1 1 3
Y. Sima 4 2 0 1/2 0/0 2/2 0 20 1 1 0 1 1
T. Owens 0 1 0 0/2 0/0 0/0 0 4 0 0 0 1 0
A. Alibegovic 0 1 2 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 5 0 0 1 1 0
R. Freudenberg 0 2 1 0/3 0/1 0/0 1 8 0 0 0 1 1
M. Clark Jr. - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Simon - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Williams - - - - - - - - - - - - -
E. Holifield - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 72 32 14 26/68 12/37 8/8 15 200 7 8 14 15 17