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Adonis Delarosa a much-needed front court addition for St. John's

With JaKarr Sampson entering his name into the NBA Draft, Chris Obekpa deciding to transfer and both Gods’gift Achiuwa and Orlando Sanchez graduating, it was clear that St. 186 more words

Report: Obekpa Granted Release, Expected To Transfer From St. John's

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One impact player leaving early is bad enough, but two? St. John’s head coach Steve Lavin cannot be a happy man right now. 207 more words


JaKarr Sampson Leaving St. John's For NBA Draft

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Sophomore forward JaKarr Sampson, the second-leading scorer on St. John’s, has decided to forgo the remainder of his collegiate eligibility and enter the NBA draft. 278 more words


St. John's sophomore JaKarr Sampson to enter NBA Draft

St. John’s sophomore forward JaKarr Sampson will enter the 2014 NBA Draft, according to a release from the school’s athletic department.

Sampson, a 6-foot-9 wing forward averaged 13.9 points and 6.4 rebounds per game in 66 games over two seasons for the Red Storm. 274 more words

A weak Big East, conference struggles, and underachievement: St John's basketball 2013-2014

I was so pissed after the Red Storm lost to Providence in the quarterfinals of the Big East tournament. It was what they’ve done all year, underachieve. 259 more words

Furious Rally Not Enough To Keep St. John's From Brutal Defeat

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Providence had better than good fortune. The Friars had Josh Fortune.

The sophomore guard scored a career-high 24 points on the day all-conference guard Bryce Cotton had one of the his worst games and Providence hung on for a 79-74 victory over St. 842 more words


Realigned Big East Hoping For Same Old Buzz At Conference Tourney

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Since 1983, the Big East tournament has been played at Madison Square Garden. It became an event more than a college basketball championship. 898 more words