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Anyone need a new poster? This Derrick Williams dunk against Duke last night should suffice. - @si_vault

ACC Tourney Champs Duke, Cuts Down the Nets

- jose3030

St. John’s sent a shiver through all of college basketball on Sunday afternoon and may have begun its ascent back to the upper echelon of the sport.

The Red Storm played its best half of the season - possibly its best half in a decade or longer - to open the game and rolled to a 93-78 decimation of third-ranked Duke before a roaring crowd of 19,353 at the Garden. It was St. John’s first regular-season sellout at the Garden since it beat the Blue Devils March 2, 2003.

The last time St. John’s (12-8) won a game this big might have been the 2000 Big East Tournament championship victory over Connecticut. It’s the best regular-season win since it went into Duke’s Cameron Indoor Stadium and emerged with a one-point win that same season - the last time the Blue Devils lost a non-conference game at home.

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"Duke is being undressed in this game." - CBS’ Verne Lundquist

High intensity @#MSG. Wouldn’t be surprised if #Johnnies & #BlueDevils broke into a fight or somethin’ at some point in the game. - @MichelleYuSNY