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St. John's loses key power forward to academic scandal at Junior College

Keith Thomas has been ruled academically ineligible at St. John’s, becoming the latest victim of a scandal surrounding the basketball program at Westchester Community College. 183 more words

Former St. John's Forward JaKarr Sampson Makes Philadelphia 76ers Opening Night Roster

Former St. John’s standout JaKarr Sampson has made the Philadelphia 76ers 15-man roster for opening night as announced Monday. The 6-foot-9 forward from Akron, Ohio will make his NBA debut on Wednesday when the Sixers visit the Indiana Pacers at 7 p.m. 269 more words

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UK target Briscoe about to cut list to 3

Five-star point guard Isaiah Briscoe’s recruitment appears to be entering the home stretch with the University of Kentucky target tweeting Tuesday night that he’ll cut his list to three on Saturday and his father telling Scout.com that he’d like his son to ““t… 317 more words

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CBT's Recruiting Roundup: Texas A&M gets a tough guard, St. John's big weekend, Xavier's intriguing fit

Each Monday and Friday, College Basketball Talk’s Scott Phillips goes over some important news and notes in the world of college basketball recruiting. This week, Admon Gilder, Jawun Evans, Elijah Thomas and package deals, a big weekend for St. 478 more words

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St. John's guards don't lack confidence as 2014-15 season approaches

As the start of practices approaches, one question being asked is who will challenge defending regular season champion Villanova for Big East supremacy. Jay Wright’s Wildcats return the majority of their rotation from last season, with the biggest loss being first team All-Big East selection James Bell, so they’ll likely be favored to repeat as a result. 457 more words