Barclays Center Classic - Penn State Defeats St. John's 89-82 - Recap
|Barclays Center Classic - Penn State Defeats St. John's 89-82 - Recap|
St. John's was scorched by Tim Frazier for 29 points as Penn State defeated them 89-82 in NCAA action on Friday.
Penn State was an underdog by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Penn State got 25 points from D.J. Newbill and another 10 points from Brandon Taylor. Tim Frazier contributed 6 assists, while Brandon Taylor cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
St. John's got a 20-point performance from D'Angelo Harrison, who was supported by 15 points from Max Hooper. Phil Greene IV had 5 assists in a losing cause for St. John's, while Chris Obekpa grabbed 13 rebounds.
Penn State hit the break leading 42-35 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored St. John's as they grabbed 50 boards, while Penn State only had 41.