Collin Gillespie snagged the final rebound and hugged the ball as a couple of St. John's players took some last-gasp swipes at knocking it loose. Like Gillespie, Villanova might be tightening its grip as the team to beat in the Big East.
St. John's head coach Chris Mullin stripped his suit down to a white T-shirt at his news conference and conceded the path to a Big East title goes through the national champions.
"The way they play. The way they win," he said. "They have a championship...
For the first time in the Chris Mullin (head coaching) era, St. John’s is ranked. Ahead of Tuesday’s showdown with Villanova, the Johnnies came in as the No. 24 team in the country in Monday’s new AP Top 25, marking their first showing in a national poll since Jan. 5, 2015. St. John’s made its
On Sunday, they discussed the agonizing defeat. By Monday, it was time to move on, even if the Big East released a statement admitting the officials’ critical mistake. Marquette, the 16th-ranked team in the country featuring Big East leading scorer Markus Howard, is visiting Carnesecca Arena Tuesday night and continuing to relive the heartbreaking loss