4 Times NYC Area Teams Pulled Off Big Upsets In The NCAA TournamentHere's a look at four times New York City area times pulled off big upsets since the tournament expanded to 64 teams in 1985.
Villanova Dominates St. John's In Record-Setting Win At Big East TournamentDonte DiVincenzo had 25 points, Kris Jenkins added 24 and No. 2 Villanova cruised past St. John's 108-67 on Thursday in the Big East Tournament quarterfinals at Madison Square Garden.
St. John's Edges Georgetown In Heated Big East Tournament OpenerThe Red Storm (14-18) led for most of the second half but they didn't have the win in hand until Georgetown's L.J. Peak and Marcus Derrickson both missed shots in close and the buzzer sounded.
LISTEN: Francesa Talks Postseason Hoops With Wichita State, Iona, St. John's CoachesIn separate interviews on his show Tuesday, WFAN's Mike Francesa talked with two head coaches who are headed to the NCAA tournament and another who hopes his team will defy the odds and make it there.
Lindsey's Career Day Leads Providence Over St. John's 90-76Johnson led the Red Storm, which got as close as 13 points in the second half. It was St. John's fourth straight loss and 20th in 21 games.
Keidel: St. John's Should Let Mullin Finish Season, But Not His ContractChris Mullin came this close to winning a title at his alma mater 30 years ago, but he's finding it's hard to make your alma mater matter more than once.
Villanova Scores 73-63 Win Over St. John'sWith top-ranked Villanova's shots not falling against struggling St. John's, Daniel Ochefu stepped up.
Butler Leads 89-56 Victory Over St. John'sRoosevelt Jones doesn't look like your standard college point guard.He is a point guard, though, and he proved it once again on Saturday, coming up with a triple-double in 28 minutes to lead Butler to an 89-56 victory over St. John's, the Red Storm's 14th consecutive loss.
No. 6 Villanova Tops St. John's; Red Storm Losing Streak Hits 12No. 6 Villanova, the Big East Conference's best shooting team, turned in one of its worst shooting performances of the season but was able to turn back St. John's 68-53 Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
NJIT Holds Off St John's 83-74 Behind Lynn's 32Damon Lynn scored 32 points with five 3-pointers and NJIT held off a second-half surge by St. John's to win 83-74 on Sunday.
St. John's Beats Old Big East Rival Syracuse, 84-72Federico Mussini scored 17 points and St. John's used some good shooting and superior rebounding to beat old Big East rival Syracuse 84-72 at Madison Square Garden on Sunday.
St. John's Holds On To Beat St. Francis, 63-56Durand Johnson scored 19 points, Yankuba Sima had 17 and St. John's hung on for a 63-56 victory over St. Francis Brooklyn on Sunday in the Madison Square Garden Holiday Festival.