St. John's Defeats Marquette 91-90 - Recap
Jakarr Sampson scored 20 points leading St. John's to a 91-90 victory over Marquette at Bradley Center on Saturday.
St. John's was a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
St. John's got 20 points from D'Angelo Harrison and another 20 points from Rysheed Jordan. Rysheed Jordan contributed 6 assists, while Chris Obekpa cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Marquette got 21 points from Davante Gardner in a losing cause and another 20 points from Todd Mayo. Derrick Wilson contributed 9 assists for them, while Jamil Wilson had 7 rebounds.
St. John's trailed at halftime, 36-35.
The rebound battle favored St. John's as they grabbed 41 boards, while Marquette only had 38.