St. John's out-shot and out-rebounded No. 11 Georgetown, but the Hoyas regrouped to come up with the 64-52 win over the 14th-place Red Storm. DaJuan Summers had a rocky game for Georgetown, missing two dunks along with other easy shots, but he still collected a game-high 21 points, The Hoya reports. In other NCAA basketball action:
No. 16 Purdue started out slowly, until Keaton Grant hit a 30-foot buzzer beater to break a first-half tie. The Boilermakers relied on their defense to keep Minnesota in check for most of the game, as 11-of-31 shooting wasn't going to do the job. Forcing 20 turnovers and holding the Gophers to 36% shooting, Purdue pulled off a 65-53 victory.