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D'Angelo Harrison #11 of the St. John's Red (Credit: Getty Images)

D'Angelo Harrison #11 of the St. John's Red Storm reacts after scoring a basket during the first half. (March 6, 2012)

Pittsburgh 73, St. John's 59

Moe Harkless scored 25 points and had nine rebounds, but St. John's was beaten by Pittsburgh, 73-59, in the first round of the Big East tournament at Madison Square Garden.

Tray Woodall #1 of the Pittsburgh Panthers recovers
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Tray Woodall #1 of the Pittsburgh Panthers recovers a loose ball against Moe Harkless #4 of the St. John's Red Storm. (March 6, 2012)

Pittsburgh's John Johnson, right, drives against St. John's
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Pittsburgh's John Johnson, right, drives against St. John's Sir'Dominic Pointer. (March 6, 2012)

God'sgift Achiuwa #3, Moe Harkless #4, Phil Greene
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God'sgift Achiuwa #3, Moe Harkless #4, Phil Greene #1 and Jamal White #30 of the St. John's Red Storm look on after losing their first round game of the 2012 Big East Tournament to the Pittsburgh Panthers. (March 6, 2012)

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Nasir Robinson #35 of the Pittsburgh Panthers shoots
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Nasir Robinson #35 of the Pittsburgh Panthers shoots over Phil Greene #1 of the St. John's Red Storm. (March 6, 2012)

Nasir Robinson #35 of the Pittsburgh Panthers puts
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Nasir Robinson #35 of the Pittsburgh Panthers puts up a shot against Moe Harkless #4 of the St. John's Red Storm. (March 6, 2012)

Pittsburgh's John Johnson reacts after hitting a 3-point
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Pittsburgh's John Johnson reacts after hitting a 3-point shot. (March 6, 2012)

Pittsburgh's Nasir Robinson moves past St. John's God'sgift
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Pittsburgh's Nasir Robinson moves past St. John's God'sgift Achiuwa. (March 6, 2012)

Pittsburgh's Ashton Gibbs, left, takes a shot over
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Pittsburgh's Ashton Gibbs, left, takes a shot over St. John's Moe Harkless. (March 6, 2012)

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John Johnson #4 of the Pittsburgh Panthers looks
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John Johnson #4 of the Pittsburgh Panthers looks for a shot against Moe Harkless #4 of the St. John's Red Storm. (March 6, 2012)

St. John's Moe Harkless, right, looks to pass
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St. John's Moe Harkless, right, looks to pass around Pittsburgh's Nasir Robinson. (March 6, 2012)

Pittsburgh's Ashton Gibbs, front, looks to shoot while
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Pittsburgh's Ashton Gibbs, front, looks to shoot while St. John's God'sgift Achiuwa watches. (March 6, 2012)

D'Angelo Harrison #11 of the St. John's Red
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D'Angelo Harrison #11 of the St. John's Red Storm reacts after scoring a basket during the first half. (March 6, 2012)

D'Angelo Harrison #11 of the St. John's Red
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D'Angelo Harrison #11 of the St. John's Red Storm reacts after scoring a basket during the first half. (March 6, 2012)

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St. John's Moe Harkles, left, puts up a
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St. John's Moe Harkles, left, puts up a shot past Pittsburgh's Nasir Robinson during the first round of the Big East tournament. (March 6, 2012)

Pittsburgh's Ashton Gibbs, right, knocks the ball out
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Pittsburgh's Ashton Gibbs, right, knocks the ball out of the hands of St. John's D'Angelo Harrison during the first round of the Big East tournament. (March 6, 2012)

St. John's God'sgift Achiuwa, left, looks for the
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St. John's God'sgift Achiuwa, left, looks for the basket past Pittsburgh's Talib Zanna during the first round of the Big East tournament. (March 6, 2012)

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