St. John’s University Athletics

Ponds Receives Votes for Preseason AP All-America Team

The preseason accolades continue to roll in for Shamorie Ponds, as the junior guard received votes for the Preseason AP All-America Team, it was announced this afternoon. Ponds finished 10th in the voting for the six-member team, which features Purdue’s Carsen Edwards, North Carolina’s Luke Maye, Duke’s R.J. Barrett, Kansas’ Dedric Lawson, Wisconsin’s Ethan Happ, […]

Full 2018-19 St. John’s Men’s Basketball Scheduled Revealed

With the release of the complete BIG EAST men’s basketball schedule this afternoon by the conference office, the entirety of the 2018-19 St. John’s men’s basketball slate has now been revealed. Four of the team’s nine home games in conference will be contested at “The World’s Most Famous Arena,” Madison Square Garden, the home of […]

St. John’s MBB Signs Williams, Owens and Mvouika

St. John’s Head Coach Chris Mullin received commitments from Darien Williams (San Francisco, Calif.), Tariq Owens (Odenton, Md.) and Ron Mvouika (Paris, France) as all three student-athletes have officially signed with the Red Storm. Williams, a 6-foot-8 junior college transfer, and Mvouika, a 6-foot-6 graduate transfer, will be available for the 2015-16 season. The 6-foot-10 Owens comes to St. John’s from Tennessee, and […]

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 […]

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 […]

Aliyyah Handford Named ECAC All-Star

St John’s Women’s Basketball Guard Aliyyah Handford has been named a Second Team All-Star by the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference. Handford was one of just three players from the BIG EAST to garner this recognition, joining Daisha Simmons and Ka-Deidre Simmons of Seton Hall. Handford receives the honor follow a standout season for the Red Storm, […]