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St. John's Kim Barnes Arico juggles two roles

Coaching the St. John's women's basketball team in the talented Big East is a challenge. There's also a challenge in coaching fourth-grade travel basketball teams. Red Storm head coach Kim Barnes Arico missed out on coaching her son, Trevor, and his teammates to a fourth-grade championship. Instead, she was traveling with St. John's, who is making its second consecutive appearance in the NCAA tournament.

Updated: March 19, 2011, 1:05 AM ET
By Michelle Smith

STANFORD, Calif. -- Kim Barnes Arico had just the slightest case of the mommy guilts Friday afternoon.

Thursday night, she should have been on the sidelines coaching her son Trevor's fourth-grade travel basketball team to a championship in Glen Rock, N.J.

But she was not there, jetting three time zones west with her other team -- the St. John's women's basketball team -- for the start of the NCAA tournament at Stanford. The Red Storm take on Texas Tech in the first round ...

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