January 27, 2013 at 2:22 PM
PATERSON, NJ - Paterson's Fuquan Edwin passed the 1,000-point mark for Seton Hall during the Pirates' 71-67 loss to St. John's at Madison Square Garden on Sunday.
Edwin, a junior who played his scholastic ball at Paterson Catholic, nailed a three-point to break the 1,000-point barrier. He finished with 14 points and nine rebounds in the game.
Edwin became the first Big East player to lead the nation in steals last season with 3 per game. Edwin is Seton Hall's leading scorer this year with 17.2 per game prior to Sunday. He averaged 12.5 points per game as a sophomore and 7.9 as a freshman.