Rutgers Defeats St. John's 58-56 - Recap
Rutgers earned a 58-56 victory over St. John's on Wednesday, getting 11 points from Dane Miller at Madison Square Garden.
Rutgers won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs.
Rutgers got 10 points from Mike Poole and another 10 points from Austin Johnson. Dane Miller contributed 3 assists, while Eli Carter cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
St. John's got a 20-point performance from D'Angelo Harrison, who was supported by 12 points from Jakarr Sampson. D'Angelo Harrison had 5 assists in a losing cause for St. John's, while Chris Obekpa grabbed 11 rebounds.
Rutgers trailed at halftime, 27-23.
The rebound battle favored St. John's as they grabbed 41 boards, while Rutgers only had 36.