Lou Carnesecca will be honored by St. John’s for his more than 50 years of service to the school. The school will present Carnesecca the St. Vincent de Paul Medal at Sunday’s commencement.
This summer we honor one man who recalls the most regal time in college basketball, renowned for his offense, and another man who left us shrugging our shoulders while marveling at his magical defense.
St. John’s had a grand total of five NCAA tournament appearances from 1993 through last season. But, thanks to a new commitment to just about everything, that’s all about to change.