Villanova used a balanced scoring attack featuring 4 players scoring in double digits to beat St. Johns' 76-57 today at The Pavilion. Senior Dante Cunningham led the way for the Wildcats (14-3, 2-2) with 17 points. Dwayne Anderson added 14 and Corey Fisher had 12. Anotnion Pena scored 13 and added 10 rebounds for his first career Double-Double game.
#23 Villanova had nearly a double point lead throughout the whole game, but the Red Storm clawed back to within 8 early in the second. The cats then went on an 11-2 run to walk away.
'Nova shot 58.8% from the field (30-51) including 41.7% from behind the arc and outrebounded the Red Storm 27-22.
The win extends Villanova's Winning Streak at The Pavilion to 24 games.