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TF 15
ML: -144
DEPAUL 2, O/U 153
ML: +123
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Strus scores 43 to lead DePaul past St. John's 92-83

CHICAGO (AP) Max Strus had a career-high 43 points as DePaul topped St. John's 92-83 on Sunday.

Femi Olujobi had 23 points and 10 rebounds for DePaul (14-13, 6-10 Big East Conference), which snapped its four-game losing streak. Jaylen Butz added eight rebounds.

After falling behind 42-33 at the half, DePaul outscored St. John's 59-41 in the second half to earn the 9-point victory. The Blue Demons' 59 second-half points were a season best for the team.

Shamorie Ponds had 29 points for the Red Storm (20-10, 8-9). Marvin Clark II added 13 points. LJ Figueroa had 13 points.

The Blue Demons improve to 2-0 against the Red Storm on the season. DePaul defeated then-No. 24 St. John's 79-71 on Jan. 12. DePaul plays Georgetown at home on Wednesday. St. John's finishes out the regular season against Xavier on the road on Saturday.

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Key Players
S. Ponds
M. Strus
36.7 Min. Per Game 36.7
17.6 Pts. Per Game 17.6
2.5 Ast. Per Game 2.5
6.2 Reb. Per Game 6.2
45.8 Field Goal % 42.3
35.5 Three Point % 35.6
84.1 Free Throw % 80.6
+ 2 Marcellus Earlington made dunk 2.0
  Offensive rebound by Marcellus Earlington 6.0
  LJ Figueroa missed 3-pt. jump shot 8.0
+ 1 Max Strus made 2nd of 2 free throws 15.0
+ 1 Max Strus made 1st of 2 free throws 15.0
  Personal foul on LJ Figueroa 15.0
  Defensive rebound by Flynn Cameron 18.0
  Marcellus Earlington missed tip-in 20.0
  Offensive rebound by Marcellus Earlington 23.0
  Shamorie Ponds missed 3-pt. jump shot 25.0
+ 1 Flynn Cameron made 2nd of 2 free throws 30.0
Team Stats
Points 83 92
Field Goals 28-59 (47.5%) 27-47 (57.4%)
3-Pointers 9-22 (40.9%) 6-13 (46.2%)
Free Throws 18-28 (64.3%) 32-42 (76.2%)
Total Rebounds 25 37
Offensive 7 10
Defensive 14 24
Team 4 3
Assists 10 14
Steals 9 1
Blocks 2 1
Turnovers 9 15
Fouls 34 25
Technicals 1 1
29 PTS, 2 REB, 1 AST
43 PTS, 4 REB, 1 AST
12T
away team logo St. John's 20-10 424183
home team logo DePaul 14-13 335992
Team Stats
away team logo St. John's 20-10 77.1 PPG 35.2 RPG 13.9 APG
home team logo DePaul 14-13 78.4 PPG 40.5 RPG 14.3 APG
Key Players
2
S. Ponds G 19.7 PPG 4.1 RPG 5.1 APG 45.3 FG%
31
M. Strus G 20.1 PPG 5.9 RPG 2.2 APG 42.9 FG%
Top Scorers
S. Ponds G 29 PTS 2 REB 1 AST
M. Strus G 43 PTS 4 REB 1 AST
47.5 FG% 57.4
40.9 3PT FG% 46.2
64.3 FT% 76.2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. Ponds 29 2 1 8/15 4/7 9/11 3 38 0 0 2 1 1
M. Clark II 13 3 2 4/8 3/5 2/2 5 31 1 0 1 1 2
L. Figueroa 13 5 1 6/11 1/3 0/4 3 29 1 0 0 1 4
J. Simon 9 3 2 3/6 0/1 3/4 5 26 3 0 3 0 3
J. Roberts 2 3 0 1/1 0/0 0/0 5 21 1 2 0 1 2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. Ponds 29 2 1 8/15 4/7 9/11 3 38 0 0 2 1 1
M. Clark II 13 3 2 4/8 3/5 2/2 5 31 1 0 1 1 2
L. Figueroa 13 5 1 6/11 1/3 0/4 3 29 1 0 0 1 4
J. Simon 9 3 2 3/6 0/1 3/4 5 26 3 0 3 0 3
J. Roberts 2 3 0 1/1 0/0 0/0 5 21 1 2 0 1 2
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Heron 8 3 1 3/8 1/1 1/3 5 11 0 0 2 1 2
G. Williams Jr. 7 0 1 2/3 0/1 3/3 4 15 1 0 0 0 0
M. Earlington 2 2 0 1/3 0/1 0/0 2 4 1 0 0 2 0
S. Keita 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/1 0 5 0 0 1 0 0
B. Trimble Jr. 0 0 2 0/4 0/3 0/0 2 20 1 0 0 0 0
J. Camus - - - - - - - - - - - - -
E. Wright - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Cole - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Lawrence - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Caraher - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 83 21 10 28/59 9/22 18/28 34 200 9 2 9 7 14
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Strus 43 4 1 14/22 6/10 9/9 2 38 0 1 3 1 3
F. Olujobi 23 10 2 8/10 0/0 7/15 4 33 0 0 3 3 7
D. Gage 6 2 4 1/2 0/0 4/5 1 36 1 0 4 1 1
P. Reed 6 4 0 2/4 0/0 2/3 5 23 0 0 1 0 4
E. Cain 2 3 5 0/3 0/2 2/2 5 28 0 0 3 0 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Strus 43 4 1 14/22 6/10 9/9 2 38 0 1 3 1 3
F. Olujobi 23 10 2 8/10 0/0 7/15 4 33 0 0 3 3 7
D. Gage 6 2 4 1/2 0/0 4/5 1 36 1 0 4 1 1
P. Reed 6 4 0 2/4 0/0 2/3 5 23 0 0 1 0 4
E. Cain 2 3 5 0/3 0/2 2/2 5 28 0 0 3 0 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Butz 8 8 1 2/4 0/0 4/4 4 20 0 0 1 5 3
F. Cameron 4 2 1 0/2 0/1 4/4 4 19 0 0 0 0 2
L. Shreiner 0 1 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1
J. Coleman-Lands - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Hall - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Malonga - - - - - - - - - - - - -
P. Xidias - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Gordon - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G. Maslennikov - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Sullivan - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Diener - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 92 34 14 27/47 6/13 32/42 25 200 1 1 15 10 24