All 5 starters for DePaul (7-3, 4-1 Huge East) scored in double figures. Deja Church added 18 factors and 9 rebounds, and Jorie Allen and Sonya Morris every scored 17 factors. Morris additionally had 9 assists and Allen grabbed seven rebounds.
DePaul opened the sport on an 11-2 run with scoring from 5 totally different gamers, and led 26-14 after the primary quarter. Church, Held and Allen mixed for 35 factors within the first half to assist the Blue Demons lead 51-31.
Bekelja scored 9 factors within the first minutes of the third quarter as DePaul went forward 65-39. The Blue Demons led by not less than 14 factors all the second half.
Qadashah Hoppie scored a career-high 28 factors with six 3-pointers for St. John’s (4-6, 1-4). Kadaja Bailey additionally set a career-high with 22 factors.
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