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Chris Mullin on WFAN's "Boomer & Carton" show on April 14, 2015. (CBS Sports Network)

Mullin On WFAN: Top NYC Recruits Would Thrive At St. John’s

Chris Mullin has a message for the best basketball players in New York City: stay and ride the Red Storm to stardom.

04/14/2015

Lauren Hill of Mount St. Joseph smiles during a game at Xavier University in Cincinnati Ohio at the Cintas Center. (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lauren Hill, Inspirational NCAA Hoopster, Loses Battle With Cancer

Lauren Hill spent her final year polishing a layup and inspiring others to live fully. She succeeded at both.

04/10/2015

The UConn Huskies celebrate after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 63-53 during the NCAA Women's Final Four National Championship at Amalie Arena on April 7, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

2016 National Champs? Dominant UConn Favorite To Win Again Next Year

If they can pull it off, Breanna Stewart would accomplish her goal of winning four championships at UConn — and coach Geno Auriemma would pass the legendary John Wooden with 11 NCAA titles.

04/08/2015

Head coach Geno Auriemma of the Connecticut Huskies cuts the net after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 63-53 during the NCAA Women's Final Four National Championship at Amalie Arena on April 7, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Elite Company: UConn’s Auriemma Matches Wooden With 10th NCAA Title

“I’ll let the people who write the history decide where I fit in,” Geno Auriemma said after leading UConn’s women to a third straight championship Tuesday night.

04/08/2015

St. John’s Chris Obekpa celebrates during the Red Storm’s 69-57 win over Syracuse at the Carrier Dome on Dec. 6, 2014 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

CBS Sports: Chris Obekpa Returning To St. John’s; Jordan, Too?

Chris Mullin’s job just got a whole lot easier. St. John’s rookie head coach will have his big man on the court next season, according to CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein.

04/07/2015

CBS' Jim Nantz speaks to Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski after winning the NCAA national title game at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Blue Devils defeated Wisconsin 68-63. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

A Ring For Each Finger: Duke’s Coach K Wins 5th Title

Nothing much changes for Duke except the star players Mike Krzyzewski recruits. It’s a program of consistency. It’s a program that has become the model for others.

04/07/2015

CBS' Jim Nantz speaks to Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski after winning the NCAA national title game at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Blue Devils defeated Wisconsin 68-63. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Coach K Is A Living Legend

John Wooden is somewhat of the ‘Gold Standard’ when it comes to coaching college basketball — or any sport for that matter.

WFAN–04/07/2015

Kentucky head coach John Calipari reacts during a press conference after the Wildcats were defeated by the Wisconsin Badgers during the Final Four at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Keidel: Calipari’s Failed Run At Perfection Could Be Blessing For College Hoops

While the white-hot drama of a Duke-Kentucky, Coach K vs. Coach Cal matchup would have been irresistible, the long-term impact trumps the ephemeral thrill.

04/06/2015

Duke's Coach K (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images), Wisconsin star Frank Kaminsky (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Duke, Wisconsin Step Into Spotlight In NCAA Title Game

Duke languished in the shadows of Kentucky all season, the big blue juggernaut that nobody seemed to be talking about.

04/06/2015

Chris Mullin speaks with CBS2's Otis Livingston following his introduction as new head coach of the St. John's Red Storm at Carnesecca Arena on April 1, 2015. (Photo by CBS2/WLNY)

Keidel: Mullin Brings Jolt To Johnnies, But It’s A Major Leap Of Faith

It was a perfect presser and stroll down the years at St. John’s. Rookie coach Chris Mullin looked great yesterday, but it won’t matter much if he doesn’t produce tomorrow.

04/02/2015

St. John's welcomes Chris Mullin home. (Credit: Otis Livingston/CBS2)

Mullin: Turning St. John’s Basketball Program Around An ‘Obligation’

The school’s all-time leading scorer was introduced as its new coach Wednesday in front of an adoring audience of several hundred fans at Carnesecca Arena.

04/01/2015

UConn head coach Kevin Ollie (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

UConn’s Ollie Won’t Travel To Final Four Because Of Indiana Law

The Huskies head coach will be abiding by a travel ban ordered by Connecticut’s governor because of Indiana’s new religious-objections law, the school has announced.

04/01/2015

(Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Ex-Villanova Center Chuck Everson Strolls Down Memory Lane

Today marks the 30 year anniversary of Villanova’s improbable upset over Georgetown to win the 1985 college basketball national championship…

WFAN–04/01/2015

Chris Mullin (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Chris Mullin Officially Named St. John’s New Head Coach

“Obviously, it’s a surreal experience,” Mullin said in a statement Tuesday. “This is a role I have been preparing for all of my life.”

03/31/2015

Chris Mullin (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Iowa State Assistant Abdelmassih To Join Mullin’s Staff At St. John’s

Matt Abdelmassih was considered Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg’s top recruiter, helping sign Royce White, DeAndre Kane and current starter Jameel McKay.

03/31/2015

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