Scores

Final

Seton Hall 65

(14-12, 5-9 Big East)

St. John's 70

(13-14, 4-10 Big East)

    5:00 PM ET, February 22, 2009

    Carnesecca Arena, Jamaica, New York

    1 2 T
    HALL 37 2865
    SJU 42 2870

    Top Performers

    Seton Hall: J. Hazell 22 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    St. John's: D. Kennedy 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast

    St. John's 70, Seton Hall 65

    Associated Press

    EDS: APNewsNow. St. John's 70, Seton Hall 65.

    NEW YORK -- D.J. Kennedy scored 21 points, including four free throws in the final 10 seconds, and St. John's snapped a five-game losing streak with a 70-65 victory over Seton Hall on Sunday.

    Justin Burrell had 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Red Storm (13-14, 4-10 Big East), while Sean Evans had 10 points and 13 rebounds.

    Jeremy Hazell had 22 points for the Pirates (14-12, 5-9), who lost their third straight after a five-game winning streak.

    Burrell made two free throws with 1:47 to play to give St. John's the lead for good at 63-61. Paris Horne's layup after a steal gave the Red Storm a four-point lead.

    Hazell's two free throws with 51 seconds left made it 65-63. Horne made one free throw to make it 66-63 with 26 seconds left. Hazell hit a jumper with 13 seconds left to bring Seton Hall within one, then Kennedy hit his clinching free throws.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HALL
    SJU
    Points 65 70
    FG Made-Attempted 24-51 (.471) 23-63 (.365)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-16 (.563) 4-15 (.267)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-16 (.500) 20-31 (.645)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 10

    2008-09 Season

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