Georgetown vs. St John's: Recap and Stats

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Georgetown vs. St John's: Recap and Stats
Georgetown 67
(11-3, 1-1 away)
St John's 51
(9-7, 7-4 home)
Venue: Madison Square Garden
11:00AM ET / 8:00AM PT, January 12, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Georgetown 36 31 67
St John's 19 32 51
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Georgetown O Porter 13 O Porter 7 N Lubick 2
St John's D Harrison 20 J Sampson 6 P Greene IV 2

On Saturday, January 12th, St. John's lost in a blowout to No. 19 Georgetown 67-51 in conference play. The game was never competitive, as Georgetown went up 36-19 at the half and never looked back. The Red Storm now have a record of 1-2 versus AP-Ranked teams this season. The Red Storm got 11 points and four assists (3 Reb 3 Stl) from Sir`Dominic Pointer. Chris Obekpa had three points and added 10 rebounds. Otto Porter registered a double-double for the Hoyas on a game-high 19 points and 14 rebounds. St. John's (9-7, 1-3 Big East) gets 17th-ranked Notre Dame (14-1, 2-0 Big East) on their home court on Tuesday, January 15th.

St. John's Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 5:07 left to go.
  • The last time SJU started the season 9-7 was 1996.
  • Prior to this game, SJU played 46 Top 25 opponents in the last 5 seasons with a record of 9-37.
  • St. John's has lost 80% of the time this season (1-4) after recording 6 or fewer steals.
  • When the opposition records 16 or more free throws made this season, St. John's has lost 100% of the time (0-4).
  • When the opposition shoots a three-point percentage of 37.5% or better this season, St. John's has lost 100% of the time (0-3).
  • When the opposition records 15 or more assists this season, St. John's has lost 100% of the time (0-3).
  • SJU set a season low for total points.
  • The Red Storm have recorded more blocks than their opponents for the past 7 games.
  • Jamal Branch accounted for 31.3% of the team's points.
  • Chris Obekpa accounted for 30.3% of the team's rebounds.
  • The bench recorded more points (29) than the starters (22).
  • Chris Obekpa has led the team in rebounding in 6 out of 16 games this season.
  • Chris Obekpa recorded the 3rd double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • JaKarr Sampson has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the 2nd foul out of the season for JaKarr Sampson.

Georgetown Game Notes

  • Otto Porter recorded a team season high in free throws made with 9 and defensive rebounds with 13.
  • The top two scorers (Otto Porter and Markel Starks) accounted for 53.7% of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Otto Porter and D`Vauntes Smith-Rivera) accounted for 50.0% of the rebounds.
  • Otto Porter has led the team in scoring 7 times and in rebounding 7 times in 14 games this season.
  • Otto Porter recorded the 11th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Otto Porter recorded a double-double. It was his 4th this season and 7th of his career.
  • D`Vauntes Smith-Rivera recorded the 1st double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • This was the 3rd foul out of the season for Mikael Hopkins.
GTOWN PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Otto Porter3519142304
AMarkel Starks361742000
AD. Smith-Rivera268104201
ANate Lubick321163033
C+Aaron Bowen16511000
CMoses Ayegba14231002
C-Mikael Hopkins10111000
D+Jabril Trawick25401012
-John Caprio3030113
-Stephen Domingo3000000
SJU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
B+S. Pointer261134321
B+Chris Obekpa313102061
B-JaKarr Sampson261270102
C+Jamal Branch291601003
CD. Harrison34730101
D+Amir Garrett21041102
DFelix Balamou16200000
DPhil Greene IV16010000

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