ST. JOHN'S RED STORM RUMORS & GOSSIP
The New York Post is reporting that prized St. Johns freshman guard Rysheed Jordan has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules.
The point guard from Philadelphia as suspended for violating team rules Friday night, missing the Red Storm’s 64-54 victory over Monmouth.
Head coach Steve Lavin declined to say when he will be return — or if Jordan will return at...
Phil Greene IV scored a game-high 22 points to help St John's hold off Monmouth 64-54 Friday night.
D'Angelo Harrison added 15 and Jakarr Sampson chipped in with 14 for St. John's. Monmouth was led by Justin Robinson's 15 points.
The Red Storm (3-1) did manage to build a 34-28 lead early in the second half after a three-ball by Harrison.
Monmouth (1-3) countered...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2013
There was an ugly game in South Bend tonight between St John’s and Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish destroyed the Red Storm 66-40, but with close to two minutes left in the game, a fight broke out between St John’s Cameron Biedscheid and Notre Dame’s Sir’Dominic Pointer. This will lead to several suspensions, which isn’t good for either team with the Big East Tourney set...
D'Angelo Harrison, the captain and leading scorer for St. John's has been suspended for the rest of the regular season and any postseason tournaments, the university announced Friday.
Head coach Steve Lavin made the announcement without giving any reason for the suspension.
The loss of Harrison pretty much bursts St. John's NCAA bubble chances and leaves a giant hole...
Orlando Sanchez, a 6-foot-9 junior college transfer who did not play this season at St. John's while the NCAA reviewed his eligibility, has been granted a final season and will play for the Red Storm in 2013-14.
Sanchez, a native of the Dominican Republic who played two seasons at Monroe (N.Y.) Community College, attended classes at St. John's while waiting for the decision...
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February 28, 2013
Junior college transfer Marc-Antoine Bourgault has been declared eligible to play for St. John's and the 6-foot-6 shooter joined the Red Storm on Friday night in the Charleston Classic.
Bourgault, a native of Saint-Malo on the northern coast of France, averaged 10.8 points for Monroe College in New Rochelle last season, hitting 42.1 percent from 3-point range for the Mustangs...
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November 16, 2012
Phil Greene tips in a missed three-point shot with 6.5 seconds left to help the Red Storm end a four-game losing streak.NEW YORK -- D'Angelo Harrison scored 22 points, Phil Greene added the biggest of St. John's offensive rebounds with 6.5 seconds to play and the Red Storm snapped a four-game losing streak with a 66-63 victory over UCLA on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.
Junior guard Malik Stith has withdrawn from the St. John's basketball team, citing personal reasons. Red Storm coach Steve Lavin announced Wednesday that Stith, the only returnee from last season's team, will remain a part of the program in some capacity and will continue to make progress toward earning his degree in sport management.
Home to the Best (Named) Roster in the Nation?I've not paid a huge amount of attention to Johnnies hoops in these parts in quite some time. Truth be told, I'd love them to become more relevant and think Lavin is the right man for the job. Right now, though, the Red Storm is a middling 5-5 on the season and have suffered through some eligibility issues and transfers that have...
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Omar Cook is from Queens, NY and attended St. John’s for just one year. Omar Cook was big-time recruit; he was a McDonald’s All-American and even performed in the event’s slam dunk contest…which DeShawn Stevenson won. In Omar’s freshman year, he played 38.2 mpg and averaged 15.3 ppg, shooting just above 30% from 3. He also averaged 8.7 apg, and just over 2 steals a game...