Georgetown vs St. John's Wrap - Georgetown Wins 67-51
|Georgetown vs St. John's Wrap - Georgetown Wins 67-51|
Georgetown earned a 67-51 victory over St. John's on Saturday, getting 19 points from Otto Porter Jr. at Madison Square Garden.
Georgetown was a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Georgetown got 17 points from Markel Starks and another 11 points from Nate Lubick. D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera contributed 4 assists, while Otto Porter Jr. cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
St. John's got a 16-point performance from Jamal Branch, who was supported by 12 points from Jakarr Sampson. Sir'Dominic Pointer had 4 assists in a losing cause for St. John's, while Chris Obekpa grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgetown were victorious, as the score was 36-19 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Georgetown as they grabbed 48 boards, while St. John's only had 33.