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After ‘Heartbreaking’ Loss, No Dry Eyes For St. John’s

Steve Lavin brought St. John’s back to respectability faster than even the most die-hard Red Storm fan could have hoped. Just as suddenly, it all came crashing down. “It was very silent after,” said senior Dwight Hardy, “and a lot of tears were shed.”

WFAN–03/18/2011

Justin Brownlee #32 of the St. John's Red Storm reacts after a play in the second half against the Syracuse Orange during the quarterfinals of the 2011 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament presented by American Eagle Outfitters at Madison Square Garden on March 10, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

NCAA Tournament: It’s Go Time For Lavin, St. John’s

The only shooting for St. John’s senior D.J. Kennedy at this tournament involves a video camera. Asked about the significance of Kennedy’s absence from Thursday’s lineup, St. John’s coach Steve Lavin didn’t mince words: “A devastating blow.”

WFAN–03/17/2011

D.J. Kennedy's injury could spell doom for the Johnnies (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images), while UConn's Kemba Walker is ready to light up the March stage. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NCAA Tournament: Matchups, Upsets And Players To Watch

The NCAA tournament has a new look this year, with a 68-team bracket and a matchup of First Four teams vying for spots in the main draw. To get you ready for the main event, here’s a rundown of what to look for from the Tri-State locals and the national powerhouses.

WFAN–03/16/2011

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Injury Breakdown: Inside The Injuries To Johan Santana And D.J. Kennedy

Reports of Johan Santana’s cautious progress as he recovers from shoulder surgery should not be a dramatic surprise, nor should his current condition be discouraging.

WFAN–03/14/2011

D.J. Kennedy #1 of the St. John's Red Storm is helped off the court after being injured in the first half against the Syracuse Orange during the quarterfinals of the 2011 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament presented by American Eagle Outfitters at Madison Square Garden on March 10, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

St. John’s Kennedy Tears ACL, Out For NCAA Tourney

St. John’s senior guard D.J. Kennedy tore the ACL in his right knee during the Red Storm’s Big East tournament loss to Syracuse. Following surgery, Kennedy’s recovery time could be between six and eight months.

WFAN–03/11/2011

St. John's Marquette

St. John’s Slams Marquette, Likely Punches Ticket To Dance

Dwight Hardy scored 28 points and St. John’s rallied in the second half to beat Marquette 80-68 on Tuesday night, snapping an 11-game losing streak in the series.

WFAN–02/16/2011

St. John's-UConn

Home Cooking: St. John’s Hammers No. 10 UConn

Dwight Hardy scored a career-high 33 points and St. John’s topped No. 10 Connecticut, 89-72, on Thursday night, the Red Storm’s fourth win over a top-13 team this season at Madison Square Garden.

WFAN–02/10/2011

Malik Stith, Justin Burrell

Red Storm Stifles No. 9 Notre Dame

Eight days after a 15-point loss at Notre Dame, St. John’s beat the Irish 72-54 on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

WFAN–01/16/2011

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Opportunistic St. John’s Downs Wagner

D.J. Kennedy scored 20 points off the bench and St. John’s defeated Wagner 69-61 on Wednesday night.

WFAN–12/01/2010

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Lavin Wins First Game For Red Storm

D.J. Kennedy scored 18 points to lead St. John’s to a 79-66 victory over Columbia on Wednesday night, giving coach Steve Lavin his first win with the Red Storm.

WFAN–11/18/2010

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Lavin Nearing First Game As St. John’s Coach

Steve Lavin doesn’t look much different than he did when he left coaching college basketball seven years ago to become a TV analyst.

WFAN–11/03/2010