The Johnnies' March Madness Misfortune

Mar 18, 2024

St. John's basketball team excluded from the 2024 March Madness bracket.

March Madness Snub

St. John's announces they will not participate in the NIT after being left out of March Madness.

NIT Boycott

Coach Rick Pitino explains the decision to focus on building a championship-level program for next season.

Statement from Coach Pitino

The Post provides a printable NCAA bracket for the 2024 March Madness field.

Printable NCAA Bracket

Recap of Coach Pitino's first season with St. John's, finishing with a record of 20-13 overall.

Pitino's First Season

St. John's goes on a six-game winning streak and gives UConn a tough challenge in the Big East Tournament.

Late Season Run

St. John's hoped to make their first NCAA Tournament appearance since 2019 and make a deep run.

Long-Awaited NCAA Tournament

The attention and pressure on St. John's since Coach Pitino took over the program.

Pitino's Impact