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Basmir Ahmed Next Great JUCO Player for St. John's?

Chris Mullin and staff were able to get a victory off the basketball court this past week when Mullin was able to procure the services of Bashir Ahmed from Hutchinson Community College. 403 more words

Setting the foundation (St John's season outlook)

Growing up in Kansas City, I was a Jayhawk basketball fan for much of my childhood and teenage years. Because of this, I always watched exhibition games against Division 2 teams where Kansas would dominate. 232 more words

1995 Date With Destiny Still Evokes Vivid Memories

Former UCLA beat writer Tim Kawakami reminisces about UCLA’s last national championship basketball team.

San Jose Mercury News, March 29, 2006

Reid Fujinaga

Reports: Chris Obekpa to stay at St. John's, Rysheed Jordan leaning toward returning

Chris Mullin wasted little time since accepting the head coaching position at his alma mater. The new St. John’s coach has offered several local recruits and hired a key assistant coach in Matt Abdelmassih. 223 more words

Mullin: Turning St. John's Basketball Program Around An 'Obligation'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Chris Mullin’s old coach reached way back into history to describe the buzz from St. John’s hiring its all-time leading scorer. 877 more words


St. John's New Head Coach

After St. John’s was defeated by SDSU in the first round of the NCAA tournament 64-76, head coach Steve Lavin and SJU parted aways. There is still no reason to why or what happened, but abruptly after starting today it was confirmed that former St. 144 more words


Carnesecca On Mullin Hiring: 'This Is A Great Day For St. John's'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — St. John’s has decided its basketball future rests with the best of its past.

Chris Mullin, St. John’s all-time leading scorer and still the face of its basketball program three decades after his career ended, … 364 more words