St. John’s University Athletics

“St. John’s Tough” T-Shirt Proceeds Benefit Local Food Pantries

Through the sale of its limited edition “St. John’s Tough” t-shirts, the Red Storm Athletic Department has generated more than $14,000 that will be donated to a pair of food pantries whose services have become even more essential during the COVID-19 pandemic. The donation total also includes an additional generous gift from a longtime Red […]

St. John’s Basketball Afternoon Chat with Bill Wennington Set for June 9

The St. John’s men’s basketball program will host An Afternoon Chat with Bill Wennington on Tuesday, June 9, at 1 p.m. virtually through the University’s WebEx platform. Wennington who is a three-time NBA Champion and St. John’s great will reflect on “The Last Dance” documentary as well as talk St. John’s hoops with Head Coach […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball: Champagnie, Figueroa Take Home All-Met Honors

The St. John’s men’s basketball team saw two of its student-athletes earn recognition from the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association on Tuesday morning, as Julian Champagnie was named the All-Met Rookie of the Year and LJ Figueroa found a place on the All-Met Third Team. Champagnie becomes the 13th player in St. John’s history and the […]

LJ Figueroa Announces Intent to Enter NBA Draft

St. John’s junior wing LJ Figueroa announced Saturday his intention to submit his name for consideration in the 2020 NBA Draft. The Lawrence, Mass., native will not hire an agent in order to preserve the option to return to Queens for his final season of eligibility after completing an evaluation process with league executives. “These […]

Historic Run Lifts St. John’s Past Georgetown, 75-62

The shots weren’t falling, the Hoyas couldn’t seem to miss and the Johnnies trailed by as many as 15 in the second half. All signs pointed towards an early BIG EAST Tournament exit for St. John’s. Somebody forgot to tell Marcellus Earlington. The sophomore forward scored 10 consecutive points on a 23-0 St. John’s run […]

St. John’s to Begin BIG EAST Tournament Play on against Georgetown

The St. John’s men’s basketball team will begin postseason play on Wednesday night, taking on Georgetown in the opening game of the BIG EAST Tournament at Madison Square Garden. Tip-off between the Red Storm and the Hoyas is set for 7 p.m. and will be broadcast live on FS1 and 570 AM WMCA. Tim Brando […]

St. John’s Wins MSG Thriller over Marquette, 88-86

After watching his team’s 21-point lead dwindle down to two in the final minute, Julian Champagnie came up with some late-game heroics for the Red Storm on Saturday at Madison Square Garden, sealing an 88-86 win over Marquette to close out the regular season. The freshman from Brooklyn scored the team’s final field goal of […]