Watson scores 21 to lead Providence past St. John’s 78-59
LJ Figueroa had 16 points for the Red Storm (19-8, 7-7). Justin Simon added 10 points. Marcellus Earlington had 10 points.
The Friars improve to 2-0 against the Red Storm on the season. Providence defeated St. John’s 70-56 on Feb. 9. Providence takes on Marquette at home on Saturday. St. John’s faces Seton Hall at home on Saturday.