After 'Heartbreaking' Loss, No Dry Eyes For St. John'sSteve 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."
St. John's Justin Burrell, Dwight Hardy Win Big East HonorsSt. John's guard Dwight Hardy is the conference's most improved player and senior Justin Burrell was chosen as the top sixth man Monday in a vote of the league's coaches.
St. John's Slams Marquette, Likely Punches Ticket To DanceDwight 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.
St. John's Stuns No. 13 GeorgetownJustin Brownlee scored 15 points, including the game-changing basket with 10 seconds to play, and St. John's won its fifth straight, 61-58 over No. 13 Georgetown on Monday night at Madison Square Garden.
Brownlee Powers St. John's To Holiday Festival CrownJustin Brownlee scored a career-high 21 points and St. John's shot 80 percent from the field in the second half to beat previously undefeated Northwestern 85-69 on Tuesday night to win the Holiday Festival.