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McCoughtry leads Louisville in Big East Tournament

Mar 3, 2007 - 8:10 PM HARTFORD, Connecticut (Ticker) -- Angel McCoughtry scored 15 points and Jazz Covington added 11 to lead No. 21 Louisville to a 68-54 victory over St. John's in the Big East Tournament.

The fifth-seeded Cardinals (25-6), who never trailed, will face West Virginia in the quarterfinals on Sunday.

McCoughtry made 6-of-9 shots from the floor and added five rebounds and three blocks. Covington was 5-of-7 from the field and pulled down eight rebounds.

The Cardinals shot 50 percent (15-of-30) in the first half en route to opening a 39-27 cushion at the break.

Louisville was able to overcome 21 turnovers by holding St. John's to 29 percent (20-of-70) shooting.

Tiina Sten scored 22 points and Angel Tate had 13 and 11 rebounds for the Red Storm (8-20).








  • BIG EAST TOURNAMENT
    AT HARTFORD CT
    NCAA WOMENS BB BIG EAST TOURNAMENT
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    ST JOHNS 27 27 54
    LOUISVILLE (21) 39 29 68 FINAL

    Mar 3 1:56 PM


  • BIG EAST TOURNAMENT
    AT HARTFORD CT
    NCAA WOMENS BB ST JOHNS 27
    LOUISVILLE (21) 39 HALFTIME

    Mar 3 12:50 PM