Former St. John's Star Rysheed Jordan Charged In ShootingThe Philadelphia Inquirer reported Jordan was arrested early Wednesday after police said he ran from a traffic stop and tried to throw a loaded gun with a desecrated serial number over a fence.
St. John's Announces Departure Of Enigmatic Guard Rysheed JordanThe positive vibes that had dominated Chris Mullin's first few months as St. John's new head basketball coach turned a bit sour on Friday.
St. John's Lands Star Point Guard Marcus 'Bright Lights' LoVett Out Of ChicagoPicking up where former head coach Steve Lavin left off, Chris Mullin has completed the stunning recruitment of one of the nation's best high school guards.
Comfortable, Confident Chris Mullin Completes 1st Month As Coach At St. John's"I know I'm going to work but I'm also back at school," he said. "It will take a while to find that groove, that rhythm. It's different now with my family not here but all those things will fall into place in time."
CBS Sports: Chris Obekpa Returning To St. John's; Jordan, Too?Chris Mullin's job just got a whole lot easier. St. John's rookie head coach will have his big man on the court next season, according to CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein.
St. John's Certain It Can Survive And Advance Without ObekpaSteve Lavin says that while center Chris Obekpa's suspension is "less than ideal," he still believes the Red Storm has what it takes to overcome the shot blocker's absence in the NCAA Tournament.
St. John's Crashes Out Of Big East Tourney In Embarrassing FashionLaDontae Henton had 20 points and 12 rebounds to lead fourth-seeded Providence to a 74-57 victory over fifth-seeded St. John's on Thursday in the Big East Tournament quarterfinals at Madison Square Garden.
Jordan Scores 23, Leads Red-Hot St. John’s Over MarquetteRysheed Jordan scored 23 points and led four players in double digits as St. John's beat Marquette 67-51 on Wednesday night.
St. John's Runs Past Seton Hall, 85-72Sir'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.
St. John's Guard Jordan Takes Leave Of AbsenceCoach Steve Lavin said in a statement Friday that Jordan, the second-leading scorer for the 15th-ranked Red Storm, has to deal with ``personal and family circumstances'' in Philadelphia.
Sloppy St. John's Takes A Beating From Seton Hall In Big East OpenerSterling Gibbs knows there's a long way to go, and that's why the Seton Hall guard didn't want to get too excited after his near-flawless performance against No. 15 St. John's.
St. John's Keeps Rolling Along, Shoots Up To No. 20 In Latest AP Top 25 PollSt. John's picked up where it left off following its big win at Syracuse on Dec. 6, beating Fairleigh Dickinson 74-52 on Wednesday and then taking out city rival Fordham, 74-53 on Sunday at the MSG Holiday Festival on Sunday.
Off Big Week, St. John's Re-Enters AP Top 25 Basketball Poll At No. 24St. John's was last ranked in the AP Top 25 on March 14, 2011, holding the No. 18 spot. The program went on to make its first NCAA tournament appearance since 2002.
St. John's Holds On To Beat Marquette, 91-90, In Double OvertimeD'Angelo Harrison scored 20 points and hit a clutch 3 in double overtime, Marquette's Derrick Wilson missed a jumper with 1 second left and St. John's held on for a 91-90-win Saturday in the regular-season finale for both teams.
St. John's Boosts Case For Tourney With 82-60 Win Over GeorgetownThe 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.