Eugeneia McPherson scored 21 points, Shenneika Smith added 18 and St. John's advanced to the regional semifinals of the NCAA women's tournament for the first time in school history with a 74-70 win at Oklahoma on Tuesday night.
Shenneika Smith scored 23 points and Da'Shena Stevens added 21 to help St. John's (No. 24 ESPN/USA Today, No. 22 AP) upset Notre Dame (No. 3 ESPN/USA Today, No. 4 AP) 76-71 for the biggest win in the program's history.