The St. John's basketball team defeated Macalester 68-50 Monday night.  Aaron Barmore led the Johnnies with 27 points and both Andy Burns and Chris Neumann added 12 points for St. John's.  The Johnnies outrebounded the Scots 36-28 and shot 47 percent.

The Johnnies improve to 9-5 overall and 5-4 in the MIAC.  St. John's will host Augsburg Wednesday night at 7:30.