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Chris Mullin (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Chris Mullin Officially Named St. John’s New Head Coach

“Obviously, it’s a surreal experience,” Mullin said in a statement Tuesday. “This is a role I have been preparing for all of my life.”

03/31/2015

Chris Mullin (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Iowa State Assistant Abdelmassih To Join Mullin’s Staff At St. John’s

Matt Abdelmassih was considered Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg’s top recruiter, helping sign Royce White, DeAndre Kane and current starter Jameel McKay.

03/31/2015

Chris Mullin (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Reports: Chris Mullin Accepts St. John’s Head Coaching Job

St. John’s hasn’t won an NCAA Tournament game since 2000. Administrators apparently think Chris Mullin, a member of the school’s 1985 Final Four team, is the man to end that drought.

03/30/2015

Chris Mullin watches from the stands as St. John's takes on Marquette during the second round of the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 11, 2009. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Keidel: Logic Lacking In Chris Mullin’s Expected Return To St. John’s

Some just don’t know when to quit. Some should know not to even start. Like Chris Mullin, who’s reportedly on the verge of becoming the Red Storm’s new head coach.

03/30/2015

Steve Lavin (Photo by Bob Leverone/Getty Images)

Steve Lavin’s Future With St. John’s Up In Air After Early NCAA Exit

Is St. John’s leaning toward a split with head coach Steve Lavin, or is he on the verge of a contract extension? That depends on where you get your news.

03/25/2015

FILE -- St. John’s players Phil Greene IV, left, Rysheed Jordan, second from left, Chris Obekpa, second from right, and Sir'Dominic Pointer talk during the second half of their win over Syracuse at the Carrier Dome on Dec. 6, 2014. (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

St. John’s Runs Past Seton Hall, 85-72

Sir’Dominic Pointer scored 20 points, grabbed eight rebounds, and added three blocks to lead St. John’s to an 85-72 victory over Seton Hall on Saturday.

02/21/2015

St. John's v Gonzaga

St. John’s Shoots Down Xavier 78-70

Sir’Dominic Pointer matched his career-high with 24 points and St. John’s held on to beat Xavier 78-70 on Saturday.

02/14/2015

St. John’s guard Rysheed Jordan (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

St John’s Tops Providence For First Big East Win

Rysheed Jordan added 15 points and Sir’Dominic Pointer had scored 14 and grabbed seven rebounds for St. John’s (12-4, 1-3), which shot 51 percent overall and made a season-high 10 3-pointers.

01/15/2015

JaKarr Sampson #14 of the St. John's Red Storm dunks against the Marquette Golden Eagles at Madison Square Garden on February 1, 2014. (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

JaKarr Sampson Leaving St. John’s For NBA Draft

Red Storm coach Steve Lavin said Monday that the 6-foot-9 Sampson has not hired an agent but is in the process. The early entry deadline is April 27.

03/25/2014

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

Chris Obekpa #12 of the St. John's Red Storm (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

St. John’s Falls To Xavier 65-53

It was a tight contest much of the way, but a 10-1 run over a 3:59 stretch midway through the second half put the Musketeers up by 10, 49-39. St. John’s battled back to pull to within four, but could get no closer.

02/26/2014

Rysheed Jordan (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

St. John’s Boosts Case For Tourney With 82-60 Win Over Georgetown

The Red Storm, who dropped the first five games on their Big East slate, have now won seven of their last eight in the conference, and eight of nine overall, to put themselves squarely in the NCAA Tournament picture.

02/17/2014

Head coach Steve Lavin of the St. John's Red Storm high fives D'Angelo Harrison. (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

St. John’s Upsets No. 12 Creighton 70-65

The St. John’s Red Storm found a way to keep Creighton’s Doug McDermott from beating them a second time this season – they didn’t let him shoot for the final 8:40.

02/10/2014

Steve Lavin

Rothstein: Steve Lavin Targeting Saint Louis’ Whitesell

Steve Lavin is targeting Saint Louis associate head coach Jim Whitesell to fill the vacant position on the St. John’s staff, multiple sources confirmed on Wednesday.

07/31/2013

Steve Lavin

Rothstein: Lavin, St. John’s Looking To Take Next Step

Speaking on Thursday night in Midtown, Steve Lavin went into detail about why he feels next season is the time when his basketball team will accelerate things to another level.

05/10/2013

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