Obekpa changes his mind, will play junior year for Red Storm

Michael Trivigno , Staff Writer

April 19, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Red Storm hoops fans blew a sigh of relief on Friday when men’s basketball coach Steve Lavin broke the news that his rim protecting shot blocker will be back for the 2014-2015 season.  Sophomore center Chris Obekpa was granted... Read more »

Red Storm add local product Adonis Delarosa

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor

April 17, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The St. John’s men’s basketball team was finally able to add a player to their roster after so many subtractions in recent weeks. Local product Adonis Delarosa of Christ the King announced Wednesday afternoon in a press... Read more »

Obekpa

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor

April 9, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports

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Steve’s Storm Tracker: Red Storm Will Struggle Unless Recruiting Needs Are Met

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor

April 9, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Home Scroll, Sports, Sports Scroll

After a tough ending to the St. John’s men’s basketball team’s season, an 89-78 loss to Robert Morris in the NIT, players now seem to be jumping ship. Last week, the Red Storm lost sophomore... Read more »

JaKarr Sampson declares for NBA Draft

Jon Perez, Sports Editor

March 25, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Sophomore JaKarr Sampson announced Tuesday that he will forego his final two years of college basketball eligibility and declare for the NBA Draft. Sampson said he is projected to be selected between the late first round to... Read more »

Bubble pressure on as Red Storm prepare for conference tourney

Kieran Lynch, Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Heading into the Big East tournament, the No. 5-seeded St. John’s men’s basketball team is keenly aware of its place on the NCAA bubble – and how quickly its chances can go from within grasp to either non-existent or reality. A... Read more »

Lavin extension talks ongoing

Kieran Lynch, Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The University and men’s basketball coach Steve Lavin have discussed an extension of his current six-year contract, according to a statement from the program. Lavin told the New York Post talks were ongoing in a recent interview.... Read more »

Party like it’s 2011! Johnnies mirror KBA’s old squad

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

February 27, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Basketball

The St. John’s women’s basketball has been turning heads with their impressive play this season.  The Red Storm is currently ranked No. 22 in the nation with a 19-6 record while sitting on top of the Big East thanks to... Read more »

St. John’s falls to Xavier 65-53 at MSG

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

February 27, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

Photos: Jalen Miller After a strong start to February the St. John’s men’s basketball team dropped its second game in a row Tuesday night... Read more »