St. John's struggling to toe (foul) line

Red Storm's free throw troubles could cost Steve Lavin's club chance to dance

Updated: December 8, 2010, 8:28 PM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Steve Lavin has made a lot of changes in his first eight months as the head coach at St. John's. A lot of positive changes, in fact.

He has signed ESPN's No. 3-ranked recruiting class in the country for next season. He has reignited the Red Storm fan base to a large degree.

But there's at least one thing he hasn't been able to accomplish yet: improve free throw shooting. And it cost the team a game on Tuesday night.

Lavin's senior-laden squad shot just 10-for-20 ...

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