Chris Obekpa will remain a member of the St. John's men's basketball team after all.
Sophomore center Chris Obekpa has had a change of heart and wants to return to St. John's, a source close to the program told ESPNNewYork.com.
St. John's sophomore center Chris Obekpa is leaving the school after two seasons either to transfer or turn pro, a source close to the program said Thursday.
St. John's sophomore forward JaKarr Sampson is leaving school and entering this summer's NBA draft.
St. John's Red Storm will be back to full strength Saturday, when it plays its biggest game in three years.
St. John's freshman guard Rysheed Jordan will sit out Sunday's game against DePaul, as he continues to mourn the loss of a close relative.
St. John's starting center Chris Obekpa will sit out an estimated 10 to 14 days with a right ankle injury suffered in practice Monday.
St. John's leading scorer D'Angelo Harrison may not play Tuesday night when the Red Storm face DePaul.
St. John's freshman guard Rysheed Jordan missed Saturday's game against Youngstown State, due to the illness of his mother.
St. John's freshman guard Rysheed Jordan was suspended for Friday night's game versus Monmouth for a violation of team rules.
St. John's sophomore center Chris Obekpa has been suspended for the Red Storm's two exhibition games, plus their season tip-off event Friday night, for an unspecified violation of university policy.
The St. John's men's basketball team plans on making a big splash in 2013-14.
St. John's guard D'Angelo Harrison is on track to return to the Red Storm next year, after being suspended for the team's final six games of the season.
Butler, Creighton and Xavier are moving to the new Big East.
Big East tournament preview: End of an era for the conference.