St. John's has lost Eugeneia McPherson for the season with a torn ACL in her right knee.

The senior guard injured the knee early in the second half of the 17th-ranked Red Storm's 66-54 win over Hartford last Sunday.

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McPherson, from North Babylon, scored six points and grabbed four rebounds before going down while driving to the basket.

McPherson started all 34 games last season and was the team's third-highest scorer. She's averaging 7.6 points this season.

The Red Storm (4-1) face Boston University on the road Saturday afternoon.

McPherson's 2,217 career points at North Babylon and Deer Park high schools is ninth in Long Island girls basketball history.