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NEW YORK (AP) A 70-foot shot just before halftime gave St. John's momentum, and LJ Figueroa and the Red Storm used a strong defensive effort in the second half to surprise No. It was the first win for the Red Storm at Madison Square Garden against Villanova in 17 years, and they accomplished the feat in front of an energetic sellout crowd of nearly 20,000 fans. Trailing by 17 late in the first half, the Red Storm scored the final six points, including Justin Simon's shot from the opposite 3-point line that banked in just before the buzzer and made it 37-26. The teams traded the lead over the next few minutes before Figueroa hit another 3-pointer that gave the Red Storm a 58-57 advantage with 3:51 left and started an 8-0 run.