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NCAA Tournament Back At Madison Square Garden

Friday night, Virginia meets Michigan State and Connecticut faces Iowa State in the East Regional semifinals.

03/28/2014

St. John’s Jamal Branch reacts after the Red Storm lost to Providence during the quarterfinals of the Big East Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

St. John’s Comes Up Short Against Robert Morris, 89-78

Karvel Anderson scored 38 points and Lucky Jones added 25 to help the Colonials beat St. John’s 89-79 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night.

03/18/2014

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St. John’s Red Storm Knocked Out Of NIT Second Round

The Johnnies are out of the NIT in the second round after losing to Virginia 68-50.

03/24/2013

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Rothstein Files: Mbakwe’s Return Adds To Minnesota’s Impressive Depth In Big Ten

Trevor Mbakwe could wind up being the best power forward in college basketball. He’s got the size (six-foot-eight), the build (245 pounds) and most of all the ability to tally a double-double on a nightly basis for Minnesota.

10/10/2012

Phil Martelli

Rothstein Files: Martelli, St. Joseph’s Eyeing Return To NCAAs in 2013

Phil Martelli and his St. Joseph’s Hawks are looking to return to the NCAA tournament in

08/02/2012

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Rothstein Files: La Salle Looking To Explore New Heights

A general consensus seems to exist that Saint Louis, St. Joseph’s, and UMass are the three best teams in the Atlantic-10 with VCU, Butler, and Temple right behind. But there’s another school in Philadelphia that has all the requisites to be right in the mix.

07/10/2012

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Iona Guard Scott Machado Caps College Career By Winning Haggerty Award

Iona guard Scott Machado, who led the nation in assists, is the winner of the Haggerty Award, presented to the outstanding college basketball player in the New York area.

04/26/2012

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Following NCAA Snub, Seton Hall Lands No. 1 Seed In NIT

Seton Hall was hoping to get sent anywhere in the NCAA tournament. Instead, they wound up at home with a No. 1 seed in the NIT.

WFAN–03/12/2012

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Rothstein Files: Orange Solve Offensive Woes To Beat Stanford Plus Other Notes

Trailing by six points midway through the second half, the Orange began to apply relentless full-court pressure that allowed them to rally and come away with a 69-63 win

WFAN–11/26/2011

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Boeheim Reiterates Support For Accused Coach; SU At MSG Wednesday

Walking up to a throng of reporters, Jim Boeheim noted that the last time Syracuse played in the NIT Season Tip-Off, nobody wanted to talk to him.

WFAN–11/23/2011