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New York Post Feb 6, 2016

St. John’s forward admits sad truth to ref in deepening hole

St. John’s welcomed the return of 6-foot-11 freshman center Yankuba Sima, who had missed seven games with an injured left hand. But even his presence couldn’t keep the Red Storm from losing its school record 14th straight game Saturday afternoon at Lou Carnesecca Arena. Butler used a dominant first half run to crush struggling St....
New York Post Jan 31, 2016

Why Jay Wright’s ‘amazed’ by how Chris Mullin’s losing

Jay Wright and Chris Mullin crossed paths a few minutes after sixth-ranked Villanova had turned a one-point lead at halftime into a second-half romp that beat the Red Storm 68-53 in a Big East game Sunday afternoon at the Garden. Wright, who will lead the Wildcats to the NCAA Tournament for the 11th time in...

St. John’s inspired play falls short — and the worst is coming

A moral victory will have to do, since the preferred alternative continues to elude St. John’s. Despite an inspired second-half comeback, which sliced a 20-point Marquette lead to one possession, the Red Storm suffered their school-record 10th straight loss, 78-73, Sunday afternoon at Carnesecca Arena after Federico Mussini’s game-tying 3-point attempt fell short in the...
New York Post Jan 23, 2016

Blizzard pushes back and moves St. John’s date with Marquette

The Red Storm were no match for this snow storm. The blizzard that brought to a halt virtually all activities along the East Coast did not spare basketball. St. John’s scheduled Saturday night game against Marquette at Madison Square Garden was postponed, and moved. Instead, the teams will face off Sunday at 3:45 p.m. at...

St. John’s overwhelmed by Georgetown in Garden stinker

When St. John’s left Madison Square Garden on Dec. 13, optimism overflowed onto Seventh Avenue, carried by a red-and-white-clad crowd crowing about its upset over Syracuse, excited the young Red Storm could be far better than predictions and polls led them to believe. When St. John’s left the Garden on Wednesday night, fans could only...