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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 »

Johnnies roughed up in city of brotherly love

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 23, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The St. John’s men’s basketball team lost out on the opportunity to bolster their NCAA Tournament résumé as they lost a heartbreaker to the No. 9 Villanova Wildcats 57-54 on Saturday afternoon. "It was a classic Big East... Read more »

Hoyas snap Johnnies’ historic streak

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

February 20, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Basketball

The St. John’s women’s basketball teams’ program-leading 11 game winning streak was snapped after a disappointing 60-57 loss on the road to Georgetown Tuesday night.  The Red Storm had a tough game all-around but poor free... Read more »