The Torch

Amir Garrett announces intent to transfer

April 10, 2013

Jon Perez Sports Editor St. John’s sophomore Amir Garrett announced his intent to transfer from the men’s basketball program over Twitter on April 2. “After a long thought out process of speaking with my family,...

Amir Garrett Announces Intent to Transfer

Jon Perez, Sports Editor

April 3, 2013

Sophomore Amir Garrett announced through Twitter that he will look to transfer from St. John’s before next fall. “After a long thought out process of speaking with my family, I will be leaving St. John’s Basketball Program,”...

Johnnies Sail Through Charleston

Kieran Lynch, Features Editor

November 15, 2012

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...

Bring On The Regular Season

Kyle Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

November 7, 2012

The St. John’s men’s basketball team concluded their round of exhibition games on Tuesday evening as they defeated Division III side Concordia 87-36 at Carnesecca Arena. Steve Lavin and Concordia head coach Tyler Jones...

Johnnies Top Sonoma State in Preseason Opener

Kieran Lynch, Features Editor

November 3, 2012

The St. John’s men’s basketball team gave their first official performance of the winter as they opened up their preseason schedule with a 73-55 win against Division II side Sonoma St. on Nov. 3 at Carnesecca Arena. After...

‘Dribble Stirs Excitement

Kieran Lynch, Features Editor

September 26, 2012

The men’s basketball team is gearing up for a new season that will feature the return of head coach Steve Lavin to the sidelines full time as well another highly regarded recruiting class ranked as high as No. 8 in the nation. ...

Cunniff’s Corner: No September to Remember for Lavin

Mike Cunniff, Sports Editor

September 27, 2011

At this time last year, men’s basketball head coach Steve Lavin was riding high. Consensus Top-100 recruits Maurice Harkless and Jakarr Sampson committed to play for the Red Storm last September and prospects were bright...

Trio of Freshmen Ruled Ineligible for Fall Semester

Trio of Freshmen Ruled Ineligible for Fall Semester

Mike Cunniff, Sports Editor

September 15, 2011

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