Myck Kabongo hits Buzzer Beater, has Career Night in Win Over Oklahoma

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Texas coach Rick Barnes might have been disappointed that his star player sophomore Myck Kabongo was suspended for the first 23 games of the season for accepting airfare and personal training instruction, as well as providing false and misleading information in […]

Will St. John’s Freshman JaKarr Sampson Return to Queens for Sophomore Year?

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Upon hearing of St. John’s transfer forward Orlando Sanchez’s elibility being reinstated, I had a conversation with fellow St. John’s – and every other team in the nation cause he’s just an awesome college hoops writer – beat writer Joseph […]

NCAA Rules St. John’s Forward Orlando Sanchez Eligible for 2013-14 Season

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Just last month it seemed that St. John’s transfer forward Orlando Sanchez wouldn’t be suiting up for Steve Lavin at any point of his collegiate career. That changed today. After months of investigations, the NCAA has decided to grant Sanchez a waiver […]

St. John’s Awful Second Half Vs. No. 20 Pittsburgh Dims Chances at NCAA Tournament

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I feel as if I start every single St. John’s article I write talking about the ups and downs of their season, and after a double-digit win against South Florida last week, what do you know? The Johnnies played one […]

Freshmen Guards Omar Calhoun, Ryan Arcidiacono Playing Best in Thick of Big East Race

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Heading into the season, neither the Villanova Wildcats or the Connecticut Huskies were thought to have had any chance at still being standing in the Big East at the end of February. Well, I’m writing this the evening of February […]

Mid-Major Gonzaga Ranked No. 2 in the Nation for First Time Ever

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If you can even consider them a mid-major at this point in the evolution of college basketball, Gonzaga has become the Star Trek of mid-majors, boldly going where no mid-major has gone before. Before you ask if I have anymore […]

After Loss to No. 22 Marquette, No. 12 Syracuse Looks Like Postseason Pretender

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It’s tough to ridicule a 6-loss team, especially as we’re nearing March and they’re almost guaranteed at the very worst a four seed, but the Syracuse Orange just don’t look like a team to be taken serious this season. I […]

Coach K Optimistic that Ryan Kelly Will Return for Duke this Season

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We talked last week about how crucial Ryan Kelly’s return is for Duke to achieve ultimate success this postseason, but head coach Mike Krzyzewski knows best, and he seems to be optimistic that the senior will be able to return to […]

Is Gonzaga’s Kelly Olynyk Making a Case for National Player of the Year?

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Somebody cue up the ESPN “30 for 30″ music… What if I told you, a player on the No. 3 team in the country was averaging 18 points, 7 rebounds, 1.2 blocks, 0.8 steals, and shooting 65-percent from the field […]

Syracuse Embarks on Record Setting Day, Leaving Big East with a Bang

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With only five games to go in the Big East regular season, Saturday’s matchup between No. 11 Georgetown at No. 8 Syracuse is set to be one for the ages. Take away the legendary rivalry between the two programs (which […]

Shabazz Napier Goes Off in Overtime, Elevates Connecticut Over Cincinnati

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What is it with score-first point guards from UConn having a flair for the dramatic? Much like we saw with Kemba Walker in the 2010-2011 season, Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier has been on a tear in the clutch this season, […]

Steve Lavin Loses his Cool as St. John’s Blows Out South Florida

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The St. John’s Red Storm experienced something they haven’t done much of this season on Wednesday night, as they coasted to a victory, defeating South Florida 69-54. The blowout wasn’t the only unusual thing to happen for the Red Storm […]