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By Edward Kim On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
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St. John’s Basketball In Midst Of A Culture Change

(Chris Humphreys-US Presswire) St. John’s Men’s Basketball head coach, Steve Lavin, has placed his emphasis on the recruiting class of 2015.  Most fans including myself have not been thrilled with that More...

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By Edward Kim On Thursday, June 26th, 2014
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St. John’s Players With Outside Shot of Being Drafted in 2014 NBA Draft

(Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images) The NBA draft is about to go down and the New York Knicks and Phil Jackson are trying to claim the back pages of the local newspapers but what has St. John’s been up to? JaKarr More...

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By Edward Kim On Monday, April 21st, 2014
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St. John’s Looks to be in Better Shape Than Once Expected

It has been a crazy few months for the St. John’s men’s basketball program. Let’s review: JaKarr Sampson declares for the NBA Draft (March 25th) Max Hooper requests and received a release to transfer (March More...

Frank Viola, seen here pitching for the Mets, was a star pitcher in college at St. John's University. (Getty Images)
By Edward Kim On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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Frank Viola Goes Full Circle From St. John’s To The New York Mets

Frank Viola, seen here pitching for the Mets, was a star pitcher in college at St. John’s University. (Getty Images) Frank Viola finished his 15-year MLB career in 1996 oddly enough with the Toronto Blue Jays.  More...

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By Edward Kim On Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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St. John’s Embarrasses Themselves on Carnesecca Arena Floor

Andrew Theodorakis/New York Daily News Two hours before the start of the game St. John’s announced freshman point guard Rysheed Jordan would be out due to tonsillitis.  The Red Storm and their roster depth had More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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Local NY/NJ Guide To The 2014 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament

With so many teams in the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament you might think it’s too hard to follow the local teams and players that will be competing. Not so fast! Yesterday we provided you with our More...

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By Dave Schatz On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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Stoppage-Time Goal by Sky Blue Defender Kendall Johnson Equals Game Winner

Photo credit: Howard C. Smith Queens, N.Y. – Sky Blue FC defeated St. John’s University 1-0 on Saturday afternoon in its  first exhibition match of the 2014 preseason at Belson Stadium. A stoppage-time More...

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By Edward Kim On Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
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St. John’s Needs To Be Ready For Robert Morris In The NIT

St. John’s season continues into March.  D’Angelo Harrison said it best. “It’s disappointing of course to not be in the NCAA tournament, but we have to have short-term memory…we got the No. 1 seed so More...

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By Edward Kim On Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
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Women’s History Month Interview Series: Associate Vice President for Athletics, Kathy Meehan

As part of Double G Sports 2014 Women’s History Month Interview Series, Associate Vice President for Athletics at St. John’s Kathy Meehan (BIO) was kind enough to answer a few questions.  Throughout her career More...

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By Edward Kim On Friday, March 14th, 2014
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Too Little Too Late For St. John’s Against Providence

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports No doubt this was the biggest game of the year based on magnitude and impact.  St. John’s had hustled to claw back into relevance and was tasting victory.  Although the Big East More...

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By Dave Schatz On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
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Sky Blue to Face Off Against St. John’s, PSU, and North Carolina in Preseason Bouts

(Photo Credit: Howard C. Smith) Sky Blue FC announced its complete 2014 preseason schedule Tuesday. New Jersey’s National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) pro team will compete in three exhibition games against More...

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By Edward Kim On Saturday, March 8th, 2014
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Rollercoaster Game Goes To St. John’s 91-90 in Double-Overtime

I’m exhausted after watching St. John’s take on Marquette in Milwaukee.  St. John’s would pull out the double overtime win over Marquette 91-90.  With the win St. John’s improves to 20-11, 10-8 and keeps More...