How to watch, listen and stream
Game Time: Noon ET
TV: FOX Sports 1 (Announce Team: Gus Johnson, Bill Raftery)
Radio: 970 AM WNYM The Answer (St. John's); 89.5 FM WSOU Seton Hall's Pirate Radio (Seton Hall)
Live Stream: FOX Sports GO (Where Available)
St. John's (-1), MoneyLine Not Listed (via OddsShark)
The St. John's Red Storm are looking to continue their winning ways as they are off to their best start since the 1985-86 season. They will look to build upon their impressive margin of victory average this year, as they have won their games by a margin of 16.6 points in the 2014 season thus far.
If the Seton Hall Pirates are to knock off the Red Storm, they could find themselves in the Associated Press Top 25 for the first time since January 2012. This will be the 92nd time that the Hudson River rivals will tangle, and Seton Hall will look to avenge the clean sweep by the Johnnies from last season.
Inside the Numbers
St. John's is ranked No. 15 in the Associated Press poll and No. 16 on KenPom. The Red Storm are 136th in Adjusted Offensive Efficiency and 3rd in Adjusted Defensive Efficiency. They are 157th in eFG%, 20th in TO%, 285th in OR%, and 132nd in FTRate. Finally, they rank 269th in 3PT FG%, 105th in 2PT FG%, and 197th in FT%.
Seton Hall checks in at 41st on KenPom. They're 74th in Adjusted Offensive Efficiency and 38th in Adjusted Defensive Efficiency. The Pirates rank 57th in eFG%, 184th in TO%, 63rd in OR%, and 57th in FTRate. Finally, The Hall is ranked 40th in 3PT FG%, 117th in 2PT FG%, and 315th in FT%.
Projected Starting Lineups
Seton Hall: Sterling Gibbs, Jaren Sina, Desi Rodriguez, Angel Delgado, Brandon Mobley
St. John's: Chris Obekpa, Sir'Dominic Pointer, D'Angelo Harrison, Phil Greene IV, Jamal Branch
For a St. John's perspective on this matchup, head to SB Nation's St. John's Red Storm blog Rumble in the Garden.
For a Seton Hall perspective on this game, check out SB Nation's Seton Hall Pirates blog South Orange Juice.