St. John’s Takes Down Hoyas

The Red Storm’s first meeting with Georgetown marked the nadir of its season, but the rematch proved to be arguably the most impressive win of the season, beating the Hoyas 82-60. “When a team beats you, as Georgetown did earlier this season, you want to come back and beat them,” head coach Steve Lavin said. […]

Lavin Hits 200 Wins

Steve Lavin often speaks of coaching icons he respects. There is St. John’s legend Lou Carnesecca. And his current assistant Gene Keady, who Lavin calls “Mr. Miyagi.” D’Angelo Harrison’s three-pointer with a little over two minutes remaining, gave St. John’s a 65-63 lead, that they would keep, in what Creighton head coach Greg McDermott called […]

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 […]