Newly ranked South Carolina is coming into tonight's game undefeated, while St. John's is looking to get their season back on track. Here is what took place in the first half.
- St. John's leading scorer so far this game has been Durand Johnson with nine points on 4-of-7 shooting.
- Christian Jones has also been active tonight with eight points for the Johnnies on 4-of-5 shooting.
- As a team the Red Storm are shooting 53.8% from all areas of the floor, 30.0% from the three point range, and 30.0% from the foul line.
- The Gamecocks leading scorer so far has been Duane Notice who has a game leading 14 points on 5-of-5 shooting.
- As a team South Carolina are shooting 48.5% from all areas of the floor, 55.6% from three point range, and 55.6% from the foul line. Seems both teams are having a cause and effect kind of night from both the foul line and three point line.
- They are winning the battle on the boards with 24 rebounds to St. John's 12.