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Thrilling Showdown: St. John's Red Storm Triumphs Over Providence Friars in Conference Clash!

Providence- In a thrilling conference matchup between the Providence College Friars and the St. John's Red Storm, the game unfolded with intense plays and lead changes. The first quarter saw St. John's Unique Drake making an impact, securing an 8-3 lead, prompting a Providence timeout. However, the Friars responded, narrowing the gap with Sarah Bandoma and Martha Morales, ending the quarter with St. John's leading 17-7.

St. John's maintained control in the second quarter, with Unique Drake's impressive performance extending their lead to 24-18 at halftime. The Red Storm capitalized on turnovers, scoring 11 points off Friars' mistakes. Heading into the third quarter, the Friars staged a comeback, fueled by Olivia Olsen and Brynn Farrell, taking the lead 38-35 by the end of the period.

The fourth quarter witnessed a seesaw battle, with Brynn Farrell's standout plays for the Friars and Unique Drake's scoring for St. John's. The game remained tight, tied at 41-41, but St. John's surged ahead, eventually securing a hard-fought victory with a final score of 55-48. Unique Drake led St. John's with 24 points, while Brynn Farrell's double-double of 18 points and 12 boards, alongside Olivia Olsen's 12 points and 10 boards, showcased the Friars' resilience. As the Friars prepare to face the UConn Huskies on January 10th, this exciting matchup highlighted the competitive spirit of college basketball, leaving fans eagerly anticipating future games.

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On your grind! Get it Cee!

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