Jamal Branch

St. John's head coach Steve Lavin speaks to Rysheed Jordan and Sir'Dominic Pointer at Madison Square Garden on November 26, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

St. John’s Certain It Can Survive And Advance Without Obekpa

Steve Lavin says that while center Chris Obekpa’s suspension is “less than ideal,” he still believes the Red Storm has what it takes to overcome the shot blocker’s absence in the NCAA Tournament.

03/20/2015

St. John’s forward Sir’Dominic Pointer (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

For St. John’s Seniors, Road To NCAA Tournament Has Been Long And Perilous

This season has been an emotional roller coaster for St. John’s, with the lows keeping the highs in check. Yet, somehow the Red Storm find themselves back in the tournament for the first time since 2010-11.

03/17/2015

D'Angelo Harrison (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Harrison Ready To Run Point For The Johnnies In 12-13

D’Angelo Harrison came to St. John’s with the reputation of being a dynamic scorer. Before his college career is over, he could also be viewed as a lethal facilitator.

07/23/2012

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Rothstein Files: Steve Lavin Ready To Begin Next Chapter At St. John’s

The most highly sought after assistant coaching position in recent memory is close to being filled.

07/09/2012

Kansas head coach Bill Self (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

It’s starting to look more and more like Ben McLemore will wind up being the best player on Kansas next season.

05/03/2012

Steve Lavin

Don’t Be Fooled, Steve Lavin Still In Charge At St. John’s

Steve Lavin isn’t going anywhere. The St. John’s coach may not be on the sideline when the Red Storm are playing but he is in charge of the program.

WFAN–01/26/2012

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Point Guard Jamal Branch Transfers From Texas A&M To St. John’s ‎

Red Storm coach Steve Lavin said Tuesday that Branch has enrolled at St. John’s and that after sitting one season per NCAA transfer rules will have 3½ seasons of eligibility.

WFAN–01/17/2012

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Rothstein Files: News And Notes Around College Basketball

St. John’s might only have seven scholarship players available this season but they’ll be adding one big addition in practice.

WFAN–01/10/2012