Carl English came up clutch in the final moments of the game as the St. John's Edge (9-5) defeated the Windsor Express (7-9) 105-103 Wednesday night at Mile One Centre. With the game tied at 100 in the dying moments of the fourth quarter English found open space to nail a 3-pt shot and followed that up with two successful free throws to push the Edge to the win.
St. John's Edge:
Carl English led the way for the Edge with 20 points, adding five rebounds and six assists. Desmond Lee and Charles Hinkle both made 16 points, combining for 13 rebounds and three assists. Jarryn Skeete went 4-for-5 from the three point line.
Shaquille Keith scored a game-high 23 points for the Express, with five rebounds and three assists. Logan Stutz added 21 points for Windsor accompanied by ten rebounds.
Inside the Numbers
St. John's scored 27 points off forced turnovers and scored 35 points off the bench. The Express went 19-for-22 (86 percent) from the free throw line and scored 56 points from inside the paint.
The St. John's Edge are back in action on Friday night as they welcome the Kitchener Waterloo Titans to Mile One Centre, tip-off is 7:00 NST. All games will be streamed live on www.sjedge.ca.
Edge Season Tickets, Five and Ten Game Packages and Single Tickets are now available and can be purchased in person at the Mile One Centre box office, by phone at 709-576-7657 or online at www.mileonecentre.com. Group rates are available and can be obtained by contacting Kenny O'Leary at Kenny@sjedge.ca.