The Torch

Orlando Sanchez Cleared By NCAA

Kieran Lynch, Features Editor

February 28, 2013

Senior Orlando Sanchez has been deemed eligible by the NCAA to play for the St. John's men's basketball team during the 2013-2014 season, according to the team. The 24-year-old player was deemed ineligible prior to the 2012-2013...

Report: Sanchez Eligibility Issues Stem from D.R. National Team

Kieran Lynch, Features Editor

February 22, 2013

The source of Orlando Sanchez's eligibility issues is a 3 minute 38 second cameo in a game for the Dominican Republic National Team in 2010, according to a report in the New York Times. The current senior played for the national...

Bourgault Cleared by NCAA

Kieran Lynch, Features Editor

November 16, 2012

Junior Marco Bourgault has been cleared by the NCAA to play for the St. John's men's basketball team, according to the team. A student at St. John's gave a first hand account of what he saw transpire in his Tuesday morning...

Red Storm Deals With Roster Issues

Kieran Lynch, Features Editor

November 3, 2012

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,...

‘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. ...

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