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With new commish, Big East makes big splash | New Jersey Hoops Haven

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Overwhelmingly positive reaction to the new Big East Commissioner. Go to the link, check out what Jerry Carino has compiled.

The names of Major League Soccer president Mark Abbott and UNLV AD Jim Livengood have surfaced in...

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The names of Major League Soccer president Mark Abbott and UNLV AD Jim Livengood have surfaced in the Big East commissioner search, CBSSports.com has learned. The Big East would not comment on a report that the league could announce its new commissioner as soon as Tuesday afternoon.

MLS No. 2, UNLV AD surface in Big East commissioner search - CBSSports.com

...For instance, when Metta World Peace is playing a "gregarious and overtly sexual vampire elder"...

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...For instance, when Metta World Peace is playing a "gregarious and overtly sexual vampire elder" named Gossamer in an independent "scripted spoof series" called Real Vampire Housewives, I really would like to know about it.

UH, What now? "Metta World Peace, Vampire Boss," or Great Moments In Casting/Press Release-ing | The Classical

Zags: New York Stars Talking Syracuse Package

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As Adam Zagoria points out, St. John's recruiting targets Chris McCullough (2014), Jermaine Lawrence (2013), and Isaiah Whitehead (2014) could be working on convening on one college team. But reports are that it wouldn't be the Red Storm. McCullough says that the three have already discussed joining at Syracuse, who move to the ACC for the 2013-14 season. Would the Johnnies and Steve Lavin be able to withstand missing out on three of New York City's most coveted recruits?

Twitter / rumbleSBN: Signees Chris Obekpa & ...

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So you know: Signees Chris Obekpa & Felix Balamou were cleared by the NCAA Clearinghouse, via @AdamZagoria #STJbb

Best individual match-up (that we know we’ll see): Andrew Lawrence (College of Charleston) vs....

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Best individual match-up (that we know we’ll see): Andrew Lawrence (College of Charleston) vs. D’Angelo Harrison (St. John’s) Lawrence is the floor general for the Cougars, and his experience this summer with Great Britain’s national team should serve Lawrence well once he returns to the States. Lawrence averaged 13.0 points and 5.5 assists per game for the Cougars last season, and he’ll be a key contributor in Doug Wojcik’s first season as head coach. As for Harrison, he was right there with first round draft pick Maurice Harkless in what was a tough 2011-12 season for the undermanned Red Storm. Harrison averaged 17.0 points per game, and a large recruiting class should help him shoulder the load down the line. But they’re young, meaning that early on Harrison may still have to do the heavy lifting. It will be tough to pick a winner in the Charleston Classic | CollegeBasketballTalk

3-point shot: UNLV set to file Smith appeal

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From ESPN.com this morning by Andy Katz: Steve Lavin reassures St. John's fans that all incoming student-athletes for the 2012-13 season will indeed be academically eligible. After last fall, when Amir Garrett, JaKarr Sampson, and Norvel Pelle were deemed ineligible, this type of news evokes a sense of ease. All eight newcomers will be eligible in the fall at St. John's, according to coach Steve Lavin. The Red Storm will have five returning players for a full load of 13. Lavin, who is cancer free and ready to resume coaching after taking most of last season off from the sideline, said he has signed 18 players in 28 months on the job. The Red Storm lost two players to transfers and one to the NBA draft and two players didn't qualify during Lavin's two years. In response to the 18 he has signed, Lavin said, "I believe I signed 20 or so kids in seven years as head coach at UCLA. It was seven years worth of recruiting in 28 months (at St. John's). It is so rewarding to walk into the weight room or gym and see 13 of our kids. It's hard to articulate." Lavin is convinced with 11 underclassmen he will have one of the youngest teams in the country and in St. John's history. What do you think - do you believe the Red Storm will have its full roster right away?

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