NEW YORK — Malik Ellison hit 5 of 6 3-pointers and scored a career-high 23 points to help St. John's end a four-game slide with a 78-68 victory over DePaul on Monday night. After Billy Garrett Jr. missed a long 3-pointer for DePaul with the shot clock winding down, Marcus LoVett grabbed the long
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Oklahoma State landed a big man transfer from St. John's.