Basketball

Rodney Crawford and Willie Cruz named to men’s basketball staff at Fordham

Fordham University named Rodney Crawford assistant men’s basketball coach and Willie Cruz assistant director of basketball operations/strength training coach on Wednesday. Rodney Crawford, who served as an assistant at Eastern Kentucky the past three years, was named assistant men’s basketball coach and Willie Cruz, former men’s basketball speed and agility conditioning coach at Eastern Kentucky, was been […]

Juan’ya Green Named To All-Met Second Team

Hofstra University junior guard Juan’ya Green was named to the All-Met Second Team, it was announced on Wednesday by the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association. Green sat out the 2013-14 campaign after transferring from Niagara. He had a stellar 2014-15 season for the Pride, eventually earning him All-Colonial Athletic Association First Team honors. In addition he was named […]

Sir’Dominic Pointer Named 2015 Haggerty Award Winner; Harrison Selected First Team All-Met and Greene IV Earns Third Team Honors

The Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association’s prestigious Haggerty Award will go to a St. John’s student-athlete for the second straight year. Sir’Dominic Pointer was named New York City’s collegiate player of the year on Wednesday, becoming the 22nd player in program history to receive the award which is named in honor of St. John’s basketball and baseball star […]

St John’s WBB Handford, Grant Named MBWA All-Met

Following a 2014-15 campaign that saw the pair lead the Red Storm to the postseason for the eighth-consecutive year, Aliyyah Handford and Danaejah Grant have been honored by the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association, earning spots on the All-Metropolitan First and Second Teams, respectively. The two juniors will be honored at the 82nd Annual All-Met NIT/MBWA […]

Hofstra MBB Dion Nesmith Named To Division I-AAA ADA Scholar-Athlete Team

Hofstra University graduate guard Dion Nesmith was named to the 13th annual Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association Scholar-Athlete Team, it was announced on Friday. The 20 winners of the 13th Annual Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association (DI-AAA ADA) Scholar-Athlete Teams were announced today by NACDA. Nesmith averaged 11.1 points, 3.2 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game […]

Barry Rohrssen Named St. John’s Associate Head Coach; Matt Abdelmassih Joins Chris Mullin’s Staff as Assistant Coach

Newly minted St. John’s head men’s basketball coach Chris Mullin has filled the first two positions on his coaching staff. The University officially announced on Monday that veteran Division I coach Barry Rohrssen has been named the Red Storm’s associate head coach, while former Iowa State assistant Matt Abdelmassih has returned to his alma mater […]

D’Angelo Harrison Named to Portsmouth Invitational All-Tournament Team

St. John’s D’Angelo Harrison was named to the 2015 Portsmouth Invitational All-Tournament Team after leading Roger Brown’s to a third place finish at the annual event held at Churchland High School in Portsmouth, Va. Harrison was the tournament’s third leading scorer (17.3 points), ranked second in assists (5.7) and tied for ninth in rebounds (7.7). Harrison opened […]