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Marshall scores 31 to lift Xavier over St. John's 84-73

JAMAICA, N.Y. (AP) Naji Marshall had a career-high 31 points as Xavier got past St. John's 84-73 on Thursday night.

Marshall hit 10 of 12 from the free throw line.

Quentin Goodin had 13 points for Xavier (16-13, 8-8 Big East Conference), which won its fifth consecutive game. Zach Hankins added 11 points and seven rebounds. Tyrique Jones had 11 points and 10 rebounds for the visitors.

LJ Figueroa had 23 points for the Red Storm (20-9, 8-8). Shamorie Ponds added 13 points and six assists. Marvin Clark II had 11 points.

Xavier plays Butler on the road on Tuesday. St. John's takes on DePaul on the road on Sunday.

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Key Players
N. Marshall
S. Ponds
35.0 Min. Per Game 35.0
19.7 Pts. Per Game 19.7
5.1 Ast. Per Game 5.1
4.6 Reb. Per Game 4.6
41.7 Field Goal % 45.5
29.4 Three Point % 34.5
71.8 Free Throw % 84.3
  Bad pass turnover on Marvin Clark II 9.0
+ 1 Naji Marshall made 2nd of 2 free throws 16.0
+ 1 Naji Marshall made free throw 16.0
  Personal foul on Greg Williams Jr. 16.0
  Defensive rebound by Naji Marshall 17.0
  Marvin Clark II missed dunk 19.0
  Offensive rebound by Marvin Clark II 20.0
  LJ Figueroa missed 3-pt. jump shot 22.0
+ 1 Naji Marshall made 2nd of 2 free throws 30.0
+ 1 Naji Marshall made 1st of 2 free throws 30.0
  Personal foul on LJ Figueroa 30.0
Team Stats
Points 84 73
Field Goals 25-49 (51.0%) 29-61 (47.5%)
3-Pointers 9-24 (37.5%) 11-26 (42.3%)
Free Throws 25-33 (75.8%) 4-5 (80.0%)
Total Rebounds 38 22
Offensive 12 7
Defensive 22 14
Team 4 1
Assists 13 14
Steals 6 9
Blocks 3 3
Turnovers 16 9
Fouls 10 21
Technicals 1 3
31 PTS, 6 REB, 1 AST
23 PTS, 5 REB, 4 AST
12T
away team logo Xavier 16-13 384684
home team logo St. John's 20-9 304373
Team Stats
away team logo Xavier 16-13 72.2 PPG 39.2 RPG 14.8 APG
home team logo St. John's 20-9 77.1 PPG 35.2 RPG 13.9 APG
Key Players
13
N. Marshall F 14.7 PPG 7.2 RPG 3.4 APG 39.4 FG%
30
L. Figueroa G 14.4 PPG 6.4 RPG 1.7 APG 51.3 FG%
Top Scorers
N. Marshall F 31 PTS 6 REB 1 AST
L. Figueroa G 23 PTS 5 REB 4 AST
51.0 FG% 47.5
37.5 3PT FG% 42.3
75.8 FT% 80.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
N. Marshall 31 6 1 8/19 5/12 10/12 1 37 3 0 3 0 6
Q. Goodin 13 4 3 4/8 2/5 3/4 0 40 2 0 5 2 2
T. Jones 11 10 4 4/5 0/0 3/6 3 35 0 2 3 6 4
Z. Hankins 11 7 2 4/6 0/0 3/5 0 23 0 0 0 2 5
P. Scruggs 6 1 2 2/4 0/2 2/2 3 28 1 0 4 0 1
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
N. Marshall 31 6 1 8/19 5/12 10/12 1 37 3 0 3 0 6
Q. Goodin 13 4 3 4/8 2/5 3/4 0 40 2 0 5 2 2
T. Jones 11 10 4 4/5 0/0 3/6 3 35 0 2 3 6 4
Z. Hankins 11 7 2 4/6 0/0 3/5 0 23 0 0 0 2 5
P. Scruggs 6 1 2 2/4 0/2 2/2 3 28 1 0 4 0 1
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
K. Castlin 6 5 1 1/3 0/1 4/4 2 27 0 0 1 2 3
R. Welage 6 1 0 2/4 2/4 0/0 1 10 0 1 0 0 1
L. Schrand - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Hanson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
E. Harden - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Kennedy - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. James - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Z. Swetye - - - - - - - - - - - - -
R. Singh - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Frazier - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 84 34 13 25/49 9/24 25/33 10 200 6 3 16 12 22
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
L. Figueroa 23 5 4 10/16 1/5 2/2 1 32 1 0 1 2 3
S. Ponds 13 0 6 5/16 2/6 1/1 4 37 4 0 1 0 0
M. Clark II 11 4 3 4/11 3/8 0/0 4 36 0 1 1 1 3
J. Simon 6 7 1 2/4 1/1 1/2 3 35 2 2 6 1 6
S. Keita 0 0 0 0/2 0/0 0/0 2 11 0 0 0 0 0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
L. Figueroa 23 5 4 10/16 1/5 2/2 1 32 1 0 1 2 3
S. Ponds 13 0 6 5/16 2/6 1/1 4 37 4 0 1 0 0
M. Clark II 11 4 3 4/11 3/8 0/0 4 36 0 1 1 1 3
J. Simon 6 7 1 2/4 1/1 1/2 3 35 2 2 6 1 6
S. Keita 0 0 0 0/2 0/0 0/0 2 11 0 0 0 0 0
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Trimble Jr. 9 0 0 3/5 3/5 0/0 1 22 0 0 0 0 0
J. Roberts 8 3 0 4/4 0/0 0/0 1 16 1 0 0 2 1
G. Williams Jr. 3 1 0 1/2 1/1 0/0 3 9 1 0 0 0 1
M. Earlington 0 1 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0
J. Camus - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Heron - - - - - - - - - - - - -
E. Wright - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Cole - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Lawrence - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Caraher - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 73 21 14 29/61 11/26 4/5 21 200 9 3 9 7 14