The Johnnies are very close to that .500 mark, with only ranked teams on the horizon. Every game is a potential upset, a chance to think about what this team can do with another year and some new talent to go along with the emerging sophomore class.
But Villanova is experienced, dominating the Big East for years. These Johnnies have a tall task tonight on the road.
Who: St. John’s Red Storm (14-13, 3-11 Big East) vs. #12 Villanova Wildcats (21-6, 10-4 Big East)
When: Wednesday, February 26th, 6:30 PM ET
Where: Finneran Pavilion, Villanova, PA
TV: Fox Sports 1 | Fox Sports Go
Audio: St. John’s website provides free audio for the game. The stream can be found by clicking here.
Last Meeting: Villanova found the rhythm in the middle of the first half and handled St. John’s at Madison Square Garden by a 79-59 score.
Last Big East game: St. John’s played the rivals across the Hudson in Newark, falling to Seton Hall 81-65.
Villanova defeated Xavier, 64-55, in Cincinnati.