St. John's Rumors & News

  • Marcus LoVett drama and season end with odd dad announcement

    New York Post "Day-to-day is done for the season. Marcus LoVett won’t play again this year for St. John’s, according to a tweet late Wednesday afternoon by his father, Marcus LoVett Sr., and confirmed later by the university in a press release. The Red Storm’s second-leading scorer has been out since..." January 11

  • Former St. John’s walk-on arrested in connection with Florida serial killings

    Tampa Bay Times "One of the most intense dragnets in city history ended Tuesday with a tip to a police officer sitting in a McDonald’s doing her paperwork. The investigation raced from there. A 24-year-old man was taken in for questioning. Crime tape went up. Officers descended on the Ybor City fast food..." November 29

  • What St. John’s senior learned from testing NBA draft waters

    New York Post "The response was nearly unanimous. Bashir Ahmed’s decision to enter his name into the NBA draft was met with a mixture of surprise and sarcasm. His name couldn’t be found on any draft boards. Without that decision, however, Ahmed might not be entering his senior season confident he’s ready to..." October 27

  • St. John’s gets off to a quick start in 2018 recruiting

    New York Post "The recruiting period begins Saturday, and St. John’s got a major jump on what is expected to be a flurry of activity. Friday morning, coach Chris Mullin picked up a verbal commitment from three-star forward Josh Roberts of Alabama, a source confirmed. The raw but talented 6-foot-9 forward..." September 08

  • St. John’s star recruit transferring already in stunner

    New York Post "Sidney Wilson’s St. John’s career is over before it started. A little over three months after committing to his hometown school and the day before fall classes begin, the four-star wing from The Bronx is leaving Queens. In stunning, somewhat unprecedented news, the 6-foot-7 Wilson will..." August 29