7:00 PM ET, January 15, 2009
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York
NEW YORK -- Kemba Walker had played on the Madison Square Garden court in some high-profile high school games. On Thursday night, he played there for the first time for Connecticut and it was quite a performance.
• UConn has won eight straight games vs. St. John's, the Huskies' longest win streak ever vs. the Red Storm.
• UConn has won seven of its last nine Big East road games and 11 of its last 13 games vs. unranked Big East opponents.
• St. John's has lost 12 of its last 13 games against ranked opponents and is 1-2 this season.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||25-52 (.481)||23-55 (.418)|
|3P Made-Attempted||5-13 (.385)||3-14 (.214)|
|FT Made-Attempted||12-19 (.632)||6-10 (.600)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||13 (0/0)||15 (0/0)|
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