College Basketball

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Meet Iowa State in Big 12-BIG EAST Battle

 The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will travel to Ames, Iowa, to take on Iowa State in next season’s Big 12-BIG EAST Battle, it was announced on Thursday by the conference offices. The two teams will meet on Sunday, Dec. 4 inside Hilton Coliseum.  Tip-off time and a TV designation for the matchup have not […]

St. John’s Basketball Signs Mohamed Keita

 The St. John’s Men’s Basketball program announced the signing of incoming freshman Mohamed Keita, a 7-foot-1 center out of NBA Academy Africa and The Winchendon School. “Mohamed is an elite defensive prospect with great size and versatility,” said Head Coach Mike Anderson.  “He’s also a very coachable young man who also has a tremendous offensive upside and […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball Estrada Named First Team All-Met

Hofstra junior Aaron Estrada was named to the All-Met First Team, it was announced today by the Met Basketball Writers Association.  The award will be presented at the 89th annual MBWA All-Met Haggerty Awards Dinner, held this evening at the Westchester Marriott in Tarrytown, New York.  This marks the fifth consecutive season that Hofstra has placed a […]

Hofstra Men’s Hoops Adds Transfer Tyler Thomas

The Hofstra Men’s Basketball program added a big offseason addition as Tyler Thomas, a 6-3 guard from Sacred Heart University, announced he is transferring to the Pride.  Thomas will have two seasons of eligibility remaining with Hofstra and fortifies a roster that already includes returning starters in Darlinstone Dubar, Aaron Estrada, and Abayomi Iyiola.  “Tyler is a dynamic […]

Kyle Neptune Steps Down as Fordham Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Kyle Neptune, Fordham University head men’s basketball coach, announced that he is stepping down effective immediately to become head men’s basketball coach at Villanova University. Neptune led the Rams to a 16-16 overall record in 2021-2022, 8-10 in the Atlantic 10. Prior to arriving at Fordham, Neptune served as an assistant coach on Jay Wright’s staff […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Tareq Coburn Named to D1-AAA ADA 2022 Scholar-Athlete Team

St. John’s guard Tareq Coburn earned national recognition on Wednesday for his excellence on the court and in the classroom. Coburn was one of only 12 men’s basketball student-athletes in the country named to the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association’s Scholar-Athlete Team. Coburn joined Creighton’s Ryan Hawkins as the only BIG EAST student-athletes to receive the prestigious […]

Tickets on sale now for the Sunshine Slam; Georgia, South Florida, Saint Joseph’s, and UAB headline the field

 Tickets are now on sale for the Sunshine Slam (@thesunshineslam) Men’s College Basketball tournament, which will take place November 21-22 at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach. Tickets may be purchased in advance at TicketMaster.com or on the day of competition at the Ocean Center box office. The field for the event consists of Georgia, South Florida, […]