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Red Storm still sipping the Kool-Aid

Controversial ending, pending Syracuse rematch can't quell Johnnies' optimism at MSG

Updated: March 10, 2011, 8:52 AM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- St. John's entered new territory again Wednesday afternoon at Madison Square Garden.

Now, not only do the Red Storm have a bull's-eye on their back, but they also have a cyclone of controversy enveloping them, following their 65-63 win over Rutgers in the second round of the Big East tournament.

In the final 4.9 seconds of a chaotic last minute of play, Rutgers had the ball, trailing by two, having to go the length of the court. An attempted half-court pass to Rutgers forward ...

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