St. John's reaches first Sweet 16

Nadirah McKenith driving force behind the Red Storm victory

Originally Published: March 20, 2012
By Brandon Chatmon | ESPN.com

NORMAN, Okla. -- As the final buzzer sounded, there was silence throughout the Lloyd Noble Center except for a small pocket along the St. John's bench.

On the Red Storm's sideline, joy and jubilation reigned supreme. St. John's coach Kim Barnes Arico hugged every Red Storm player she could find as they jumped around the court with excitement.

St. John's is headed to the Sweet 16 for the first time.

Overcoming a rowdy Sooners crowd, No. 3 seed ...

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