Postseason NIT - Robert Morris vs St. John's Final: 89-78 - Recap
|Postseason NIT - Robert Morris vs St. John's Final: 89-78 - Recap|
Karvel Anderson poured in 38 points for Robert Morris on Tuesday, as they defeated St. John's 89-78 at Carnesecca Arena.
Robert Morris won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 13.5-point spread as underdogs.
Robert Morris got 25 points from Lucky Jones and another 11 points from Anthony Myers-Pate. Anthony Myers-Pate contributed 8 assists, while Lucky Jones cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
St. John's got a 22-point performance from Jamal Branch, who was supported by 18 points from Max Hooper. D'Angelo Harrison had 3 assists in a losing cause for St. John's, while Orlando Sanchez grabbed 8 rebounds.
Robert Morris led at halftime, 49-27.
Robert Morris won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-41.