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St. John’s Red Storm

  1. Report: St. John’s no longer pursuing Oregon transfer Dominic Artis

    Jun 24, 2014, 9:30 PM EDT

    Oregon's Artis and Louisville's Smith fight for a loose ball during their Midwest Regional NCAA men's basketball game in Indianapolis

    Dominic Artis visited St. John’s on Friday.

  2. Former Oregon guard Dominic Artis visited St. John’s Friday

    Jun 20, 2014, 4:44 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Dismissed from the Oregon program after being investigated for sexual assault (but not charged), Artis took his first campus visit since his dismissal.

  3. Georgia Tech transfer Robert Carter to decide by the end of June

    Jun 1, 2014, 2:50 PM EDT

    AP

    The former Georgia Tech forward has heard from dozens of schools since leaving the program three weeks ago.

  4. Report: Four schools stand out to former Missouri PG Shane Rector

    May 31, 2014, 5:15 PM EDT

    Shane Rector, Stefan Jankovic

    Former Mizzou PG Shane Rector is going through the process of picking a new school.

  5. Georgia Tech transfer Robert Carter receiving high-major interest

    May 25, 2014, 11:08 PM EDT

    Robert Carter Jr., Joseph Bertrand

    Former Georgia Tech forward Robert Carter is receiving interest from four high-major programs.

  6. Big East Conference Catchup: Who contends with Villanova in 2014-15?

    May 14, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT

    AP

    The new Big East enters Year 2 with plenty of questions for teams trying to rise to the top.

  7. St. John’s adds junior college forward Keith Thomas

    May 5, 2014, 8:40 PM EDT

    Steve Lavin

    St. John’s added a key frontcourt reserve on Monday with JuCo forward Keith Thomas.

  8. Sophomore center Chris Obekpa will remain at St. John’s

    Apr 18, 2014, 4:44 PM EDT

    Chris Obekpa

    St. John’s received some big news this week as sophomore center Chris Obekpa decided to stay in New York.

  9. Former St. John’s guard/forward Max Hooper transfers to Oakland

    Apr 13, 2014, 10:05 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    The 6-foot-6 wing has found his third school.

  10. Adonis Delarosa a much-needed front court addition for St. John’s

    Apr 9, 2014, 9:28 PM EDT

    Steve Lavin

    St. John’s landed a much-needed front court commitment Wednesday.

  11. St. John’s sophomore guard/forward Max Hooper to transfer

    Mar 26, 2014, 7:54 PM EDT

    hooper

    St. John’s announces that sophomore guard/forward Max Hooper will transfer.

  12. St. John’s sophomore JaKarr Sampson to enter NBA Draft

    Mar 24, 2014, 7:21 PM EDT

    Jakarr Sampson, Derrick Wilson

    St. John’s sophomore forward JaKarr Sampson will enter the 2014 NBA Draft.

  13. SMU, Florida State among top seeds in Postseason NIT

    Mar 16, 2014, 10:30 PM EDT

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    While many choose to overlook the Postseason NIT, the fact of the matter is that the participating teams will get to compete for a championship. SMU, Minnesota headline this season’s 32-team field.

  14. Late Night Snacks: Seton Hall’s win over No. 3 Villanova highlights busy Thursday

    Mar 14, 2014, 3:11 AM EDT

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    A recap of Thursday’s action, including a big upset in the Big East and some important results involving bubble teams.

  15. Big East Tournament: Providence knocks off St. John’s despite mediocre outing from Bryce Cotton

    Mar 13, 2014, 5:33 PM EDT

    providence st. john's

    Despite a mediocre outing from senior All-American Bryce Cotton, Providence held on for a 79-74 win over St. John’s on Thursday as the Friars won the Big East Tournament quarterfinal game which amounted to an NCAA Tournament play-in game for the two bubble teams.

  16. Five power conferences teams that could really use a conference tourney run

    Mar 11, 2014, 5:37 PM EDT

    Justin Cobbs

    Every year, there are a handful of teams that could use a couple of wins in their respective league tournaments to gain entry into the field of 68. Here are five schools that need to string some wins together this week to feel comfortable making NCAA Tournament.

  17. 2014 Big East Tournament Preview: Can Villanova finally beat Creighton?

    Mar 10, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT

    James Bell, Zedric Sadler

    Creighton and Villanova are the Big East’s two darlings, but which other teams are best positioned to separate themselves from the conference’s middle and earn a bid?

  18. Xavier frustrates St. John’s in crucial resume game

    Feb 25, 2014, 9:47 PM EDT

    Chris Mack

    There hasn’t been a hotter team in Big East play since late January than St. John’s. Steve Lavin’s squad was both clicking on defense (forcing countless steals) and on offense (consistently converting from two-point range), and the team looked like an shoo-in for an NCAA tournament bid. However, it appears the Red Storm has reverted…

  19. Kansas’ facilities just got a bit more deluxe

    Feb 25, 2014, 4:23 PM EDT

    Bill Self

    It is not like Kansas is lacking in recruiting advantages. The team just won their tenth consecutive Big 12 regular season title, and Allen Fieldhouse is regularly cited as one of the best fan experiences in Division I — countless recruits visiting The Phog have been swayed to become a Jayhawk based on the overall…

  20. St. John’s quest for another quality win falls short at No. 9 Villanova

    Feb 22, 2014, 4:24 PM EDT

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    Having won nine of their last ten games entering Saturday’s contest at No. 9 Villanova, St. John’s has been one of the hotter bubble teams in the country. A win over the Wildcats would further cement St. John’s status as a team charging towards an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament. And given their 0-5…

  21. Chris Obekpa’s ankle health takes fortunate turn

    Feb 21, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT

    Russ Smith, Chris Obekpa

    St. John’s announced on Monday that Chris Obekpa, the Big East school’s sui generis shot blocker, would miss ten to fourteen days with an ankle injury. The news was seen as having the potential to derail the Red Storm’s NCAA tournament hopes — since the team lost their initial five conference games, SJU has won…

  22. St. John’s loses Chris Obekpa for 10-14 days with ankle injury

    Feb 18, 2014, 7:46 PM EDT

    Chris Obekpa

    On Monday, St. John’s sophomore center Chris Obekpa was diagnosed with a sprain and bone bruise in his right ankle after suffering an injury during practice. On Tuesday, St. John’s announced he could be sidelined for up to two weeks. “Chris is a central part of what we do on both ends of the court. Our…

  23. St. John’s continues late charge towards NCAA tournament berth

    Feb 16, 2014, 9:58 PM EDT

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    At 0-5 in the Big East the St. John’s Red Storm looked like a team unsure of its individual roles and how they fit within the team concept, and despite their individual talent Steve Lavin’s team didn’t look like a group capable of turning things around. But a switch was flipped, and the Red Storm…