Whitesell Returns To Help SJU Hoops Team

By his own admission, Jim Whitesell is getting back to something he has been removed from for several years, as he begins his first season as an assistant for the men’s basketball team at St. John’s and head coach Steve Lavin. “It’s certainly an adjustment,” said Whitesell, after the Red Storm’s 73-57 win over Wagner […]

SJU Hoops Assistant A ‘Rising Star’

As a Cubs fan, Derrick Wrobel describes himself as an “eternal optimist.” The St. John’s men’s basketball assistant to the head coach has reason to feel good about his future when Steve Lavin called him “a rising star in the business.” Wrobel is entering his fourth season on Steve Lavin’s staff, having known Lavin for […]