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St. John's Red Storm
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School Name: Saint John's University
Location: Queens, New York
Arena: Carnesecca Arena
Capacity: 6,008
Conference: Big East
Head coach: Steve Lavin

The St. John's Red Storm men's basketball team represents the St. John's University in Queens, New York. The team participates in the Big East Conference. The men’s coach Norm Roberts was fired on March 19, 2010. Steve Lavin was named head coach on March 30, 2010. The team wore black jerseys on 3/5/2011 for senior day.

On March 13th 2011, they were selected to play in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2002.

Coaching history

Overall Conference
Name Years Won-Lost Pct. Won-Lost Pct. Note
J. Chestnut 1907-08 4-8 .333
P. Joseph Kersey 1908-09 9-6 .600
Harry Fisher 1909-10 15-5 .750
Claude Allen 1910-11, 1912-14 33-19 .635
Joseph O'Shea 1911-12, 1914-17 43-27 .614
John Crenny 1918-21, 1922-27 105-86 .550
Ed Kelleher 1921-22 10-11 .476
James Freeman 1927-36 177-31 .851
Joe Lapchick 1936-47, 1956-65 334-130 .720 Basketball Hall of Fame
Frank McGuire 1947-52 102-36 .739 Final Four 1952, Basketball Hall of Fame
Al DeStefano 1952-56 49-39 .563
Lou Carnesecca 1965-70, 1973-92 526-200 .725 139-80 .635 Final Four in 1985, Big East Regular season champions 1980, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1992, Basketball Hall of Fame
Frank Mulzoff 1970-73 56-27 .675
Brian Mahoney 1992-96 56-58 .491 31-47 .397
Fran Fraschilla 1996-98 57-36 .613 35-24 .593
Mike Jarvis 1998-2003 66-60 .524 57-36 .613 Big East tournament champions in 2000
National Invitational Tournament champions in 2003 (later vacated)
Kevin Clark 2003-04 2-17 .105 1-15 .064
Norm Roberts 2004-10 81-101 .445 32-70 .313
Steve Lavin 2010- 21-11 .656

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