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14-13, 9th in Big East

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

St. John's guard Marcus LoVett is leaving the program to pursue a career in professional basketball. Missed most of the season with a knee injury.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN 100 power forward J'Raan Brooks has decommitted from St. John's, source confirms to ESPN. (First reported by @NYPost_Brazille)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

That's now four straight wins after an 11-game losing streak for St. John's. Red Storm win at DePaul by one.

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Ponds scores 44 in St. John's win over Marquette (0:36)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Shamorie Ponds is on another planet right now. Has 44 points on 22 shots tonight against Marquette, averaged 30.0 points over his last three games — against Villanova, Duke and Xavier. St. John's wins its third straight.

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

St. John's is the 80th best team in the country per BPI yet has the most impressive pair of wins this season.

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St. John's upsets No. 1 Villanova (2:11)
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Ponds sinks jumper (0:17)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Jay Wright: "We've had difficulty defending all year, and [St. John's is] as good as it gets in terms of isolating one-on-one. . . We weren't able to guard them."

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Red Storm rides wave to upset of No. 1 Wildcats

St. John's took down another of the nation's elite and stunned No. 1 Villanova 79-75 on Wednesday for its second win over a top-five team this week -- and first over the top-ranked team in 33 years.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

FINAL: St. John's 79, No. 1 Villanova 75. After starting 0-11 in the Big East, St. John's has now defeated top-five teams Duke and Villanova in a five-day span.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Jalen Brunson has scored Villanova's last 12 points.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

St. John's had a chance to push its lead to 10, but Donte DiVincenzo knocked away an alley-oop attempt — and now the Wildcats have cut the lead to four after back-to-back buckets by Jalen Brunson.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Final media timeout, St. John's up five on Villanova. Wildcats up to 1-for-13 from behind the arc in the second half.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

St. John's now up by eight at Villanova with 6:50 left ...

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Justin Simon has been terrific tonight for St. John's. 11 points, 10 boards, six assists — competing on the offensive glass, creating off the bounce.

Team Stats

Points Per Game73.5194th
Rebounds Per Game34.0Tied-249th
Assists Per Game13.0Tied-220th
Points Allowed71.7161st

Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record27-31
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances29