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By Hannah Kirsch On Saturday, November 15th, 2014

Obekpa Leads St. John’s To Season Opening Win Over NJIT

(Via RedStormSports.com) Junior, Chris Obekpa was able to celebrate two things on Friday: his 21st birthday and a first-career double-double effort to help lead the Red Storm to defeat NJIT, 77-58. St. John’s More...

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By Hannah Kirsch On Thursday, October 30th, 2014

With Experience On Their Side, St. John’s Men’s Basketball Enters Season With High Expectations

St. John’s University Senior Guard Jamal Branch. Roy Caratozzolo III As St. John’s Red Storm men’s basketball prepares for their upcoming season, head coach Steve Lavin says he is eager for the start More...

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By Edward Kim On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

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...

By Edward Kim On Monday, April 21st, 2014

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...

By Edward Kim On Saturday, April 5th, 2014

St. John’s Sophomore Chris Obekpa to Transfer

6’9, 240 pound Sophomore Chris Obepka has decided transfer from St. John’s. After spending two years with the Red Storm and being an integral part of the rotation he will be looking to finish out his two More...

JaKarr Sampson
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By Edward Kim On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

JaKarr Sampson Taking a Leap of Faith

St. John’s 6 foot 9 inch, 214 lbs. sophomore forward JaKarr Sampson announced Monday evening that he would be declaring for the 2014 NBA Draft.  He played in 66 games over 2 seasons at St. John’s, ending his More...

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By Edward Kim On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Now or Never For St. John’s To Right The Ship Before Conference Tournament

(Nate Shron/Getty Images) It has been a difficult past few weeks for the St. John’s Red Storm men’s basketball team.  The month of February started promisingly with a string of six straight Big East victories More...

Harrison's frustration with the referees and their lack of calls. 
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By Edward Kim On Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

St. John’s Brings the Rain, but Not the Storm

The St. John’s Red Storm came out a bit slow, letting the #9/11 Villanova Wildcats get out to an 8-0 lead.   JayVaughn Pinkston (5 pts, 9 reb) seemed to be a thorn in the Johnnies’ side, as he assisted More...

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By Edward Kim On Monday, February 17th, 2014

The St. John’s Red Storm Continues to Rise

The St. John’s Red Storm came out tonight not forgetting the butt whipping the Georgetown Hoyas handed them when they lost 77-60.  St. Johns controlled the game from the start by going on a 15-0 run, until Jabril More...

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By Guest On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

St. John’s Men’s Basketball: Ideas to Turn the Season Around

Guest post by Andy Lipton St. John’s Men’s Basketball: Ideas to Turn the Season Around Photo credit: Jim McIsaac After Looie, starting in 1992 it was Brian Mahoney, then Fran Fraschilla, followed by Mike Jarvis, More...

By Gregg Snyder On Monday, December 12th, 2011

2011 Double G Sports Awards Nominees

Every year, Double G Sports gives out a handful of awards, looking back at the past year in NY/NJ sports. This year, we asked our writers to submit their nominees for each category. Those nominees were then narrowed More...