Columbia Lions football

Bagnoli Ends ‘Sabbatical’ To Take On Challenge Of Columbia Football

Columbia has lost 21 straight games, a string of futility that is still less than half of the school-record 44-game skid the Lions slogged through from 1983-88.

02/25/2015

D'Angelo Harrison #11 of the St. John's Red Storm puts the ball up to the basket against Jajuan Johnson #5 of the Marquette Golden Eagles during the game at Madison Square Garden on February 1, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

12 Great Players In St. John’s Basketball History

With St. John’s looking more and more like it will make the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2010-11, it’s time to look back on some of the great players who have called Jamaica, Queens, home over the last 70 years.

02/24/2015

Marquette v St John's

Harrison Scores 20 As St. John’s Beats Xavier For Second Time In 10 Days

D’Angelo Harrison scored 20 points, Sir’Dominic Pointer added 19 and St. John’s beat Xavier 58-57 on Monday for its second win over the Musketeers in 10 days.

02/24/2015

FILE -- St. John’s players Phil Greene IV, left, Rysheed Jordan, second from left, Chris Obekpa, second from right, and Sir'Dominic Pointer talk during the second half of their win over Syracuse at the Carrier Dome on Dec. 6, 2014. (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

St. John’s Runs Past Seton Hall, 85-72

Sir’Dominic Pointer scored 20 points, grabbed eight rebounds, and added three blocks to lead St. John’s to an 85-72 victory over Seton Hall on Saturday.

02/21/2015

UCLA v St. John's

Balanced Georgetown Squad Rolls Past St. John’s 79-57

Isaac Copeland scored 12 points and grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds to lead a balanced Georgetown – in which all five starters reached double figures – past St. John’s 79-57 on Tuesday night.

02/18/2015

Ryan Arcidiacono of the Villanova Wildcats wrestles for the ball with Sterling Gibbs of the Seton Hall Pirates on February 16, 2015 at the Pavilion in Villanova, Pennsylvania. The Wildcats defeated the Pirates 80-54 (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Seton Hall Leading Scorer Sterling Gibbs Suspended 2 Games

Gibbs was ejected from Villanova’s 80-54 win Monday, receiving a flagrant foul 2 in what was the fifth straight loss for the Pirates (15-11, 5-9).

02/17/2015

Ryan Arcidiacono of the Villanova Wildcats wrestles for the ball with Sterling Gibbs of the Seton Hall Pirates on February 16, 2015 at the Pavilion in Villanova, Pennsylvania. The Wildcats defeated the Pirates 80-54 (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Sterling Gibbs Sorry For Forearm Smash To ‘Nova Guard’s Face

Seton Hall coach Kevin Willard issued a statement after Monday night’s loss: “I am extremely disappointed in Sterling’s actions tonight.”

02/17/2015

NCAA Basketball

No. 6 Villanova Cruises To 80-54 Win Over Seton Hall

Darrun Hilliard scored 18 points, Daniel Ochefu had 11 points and 12 rebounds, and No. 6 Villanova cruised to an 80-54 victory over Seton Hall on Monday night.

02/16/2015

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Columbia Clobbered By Dartmouth 61-49

Miles Wright scored 16 points and grabbed six rebounds Saturday night, as Dartmouth beat Columbia 61-49 on Saturday night.

02/14/2015

St. John's v Gonzaga

St. John’s Shoots Down Xavier 78-70

Sir’Dominic Pointer matched his career-high with 24 points and St. John’s held on to beat Xavier 78-70 on Saturday.

02/14/2015

The scoreboard at the Thomas & Mack Center displays a message in support of former UNLV head basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian before a game between the Fresno State Bulldogs and the UNLV Rebels on February 10, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Reflecting On The Special Soul That Was Jerry Tarkanian

Maybe Jerry Tarkanian can’t be fit for halos. But if there’s a heaven, he’s in it.

02/12/2015

UCLA v St. John's

St. John’s Breaks Away From DePaul With Late Burst, 86-78

D’Angelo Harrison pull-up 3-pointer off the fast break started a 12-3 run late in the game as St. John’s broke away from DePaul 86-78 on Wednesday night.

02/12/2015

Jaren Sina of Seton Hall celebrates the win over Villanova during the quarterfinals of the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Guard Jaren Sina, Seton Hall Part Ways

Sina had started the first 23 games for Seton Hall (15-9, 5-7 Big East), but he came off the bench for the first time in an 86-67 loss to Georgetown on Tuesday at the Prudential Center, scoring 9 points in 29 minutes.

02/11/2015

The scoreboard at the Thomas & Mack Center displays a message in support of former UNLV head basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian before a game between the Fresno State Bulldogs and the UNLV Rebels on February 10, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Hall Of Fame Coach Jerry Tarkanian, Who Built A Dynasty At UNLV, Dead At 84

The coach who won a national title at UNLV and made the school synonymous with basketball died Wednesday after several years of health issues. He was 84.

02/11/2015

NCAA logo (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Georgetown’s Copeland Scores Career-High 20 In Win Over Seton Hall

Senior D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored 23 points, freshman Isaac Copeland had a career-high 20 and Georgetown defeated Seton Hall 86-67 on Tuesday night after blowing an early 20-point lead.

02/11/2015

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The Connecticut Huskies pose after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 79 to 58 in the NCAA Women's Final Four Championship at Bridgestone Arena on April 8, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Photos: UConn Huskies Win Women’s Title

The UConn Huskies routed Notre Dame 79-58 in the first championship game featuring undefeated teams, winning their record ninth national title.

The Connecticut Huskies celebrate with the trophy after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

UConn Wins NCAA Title

Shabazz Napier turned in another all-court masterpiece Monday night to lift the Huskies to a 60-54 win, and an NCAA title.

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