The St. John's basketball team defeated Minnesota-Morris 73-58 Thursday night in a non-conference game.  Andy Burns led the Johnnies with 21 points and Patrick Butcher added 14 points for St. John's.  The Johnnies shot 55 percent while turning the ball over just 9 times.  Morris had 23 turnovers.

St. John's is 5-3 and will host St. Thomas on January 2 in their next game.