Tuesday afternoon basketball!
A St. John's assistant gets a top NBA job.
The 6-foot-7-inch wing was declared academically ineligible this season and returned to his New Hampshire prep school.
Steve Lavin said it was "a mutually agreed-upon decision."
Said the coach to ESPN: "It became clear that presently I have not recovered enough from surgery to lead the team through the toil of a game."
The St. John's coach missed his second game of the year last night.
They routed Division II C.W. Post last night.
There are already plans in place that will hopefully allow all three to participate in the spring semester.
St. John's is working on confirming that Maurice Harkless will be eligible to play for the Red Storm.
This is a post about sports, we swear!
The Red Storm, looking so good, tourney-wise.
St. John's beats Cincinnati to move closer to their first NCAA Tournament berth since 2002.
St. John's starts its season off with an upset.