The St. John’s Women’s Basketball team (12-3, 3-1 BE) earned a thrilling 81-77 overtime victory over Marquette (5-9, 0-3 BE) in BIG EAST action at Carnesecca Arena.
Aaliyah Lewis stepped-up big time during the OT frame going three-for-three from the floor, Lewis was one of three Red Storm players in double figures.
Leading the Way for St. John’s was Danaejah Grant who recorded 27 points, while Aliyyah Handford added 15 points.
St. John’s saw contributions from many players on this night, and this is something that will be a key for this team as they continue along BIG EAST play.
Marquette will also be a team to watch, as they fought hard throughout the whole game. Leading the way for the Golden Eagles was Allazia Blockton who had 25 points.
The Red Storm will next be in action on Saturday, Jan. 9, hosting cross-river rival Seton Hall at 2 p.m. at Carnesecca Arena.
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Fans are also encouraged to check out the Postgame Press Conference:
Head Coach Joe Tartamella and Student-Athletes Danaejah Grant and Aaliyah Lewis:
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