St. John's Defeats Bucknell 67-63 - Recap

St. John's earned a 67-63 victory over Bucknell on Tuesday, getting 16 points from Phil Greene IV at Carnesecca Arena.

St. John's won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread.

St. John's got 12 points from D'Angelo Harrison and another 11 points from Jakarr Sampson. Sir'Dominic Pointer contributed 6 assists, while Jakarr Sampson cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Bucknell got 25 points from Cameron Ayers in a losing cause and another 12 points from Brian Fitzpatrick. Steven Kaspar contributed 6 assists for them, while Dom Hoffman had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Bucknell were victorious, as the score was 35-32 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Bucknell as they grabbed 35 boards, while St. John's only had 32.