Don’t throw this Gift away

Jon Perez, Sports Editor
November 6, 2013
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

It may be a shot in the dark, but God’sgift Achiuwa might have some value to this team during the season. Achiuwa might not be a defensive force down low or put up 30 points in the paint, but he will have the opportunity to clean up a lot of the mess and be another body down low. Head coach Steve Lavin has been no stranger to praise the depth of his team, noting at times that he’ll have two or three people at every position.  ... Read more »

Johnnies Sail Through Charleston

Kieran Lynch, Features Editor
November 15, 2012
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The St. John’s men’s basketball team opened up the Charleston Classic by defeating the host school, College of Charleston, 64-53 to advance to the semi-finals in the tournament. The Red Storm (2-0) pulled away early in the first half, running up and down the floor with relative ease, and never... Read more »

Lavin And Co. Edge Past Detroit

Lavin And Co. Edge Past Detroit

Kiernan Lynch, Features Editor
November 14, 2012
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

The St. John’s men’s basketball team’s old guard of returning players, along with a few new faces, was the difference-maker in their come-from-behind 77-74 win Tuesday afternoon at Carnesecca Arena. The game, which was featured on ESPN’s 24 Hour College Hoops Tip-off marathon, was the first... Read more »

Red Storm Deals With Roster Issues

Kieran Lynch, Features Editor
November 3, 2012
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Four players didn’t play in the men’s basketball team’s first preseason game against Sonoma State on Nov. 3. Senior God’sgift Achiuwa, junior Orlando Sanchez and sophomore Marco Bourgault sat on the sidelines in sweatsuits, while Felix Balamou didn’t see playing time despite wearing a uniform.... Read more »