St. John’s University Athletics

Dribble for Victory over Cancer Set for Sept. 25 at St. John’s

The St. John’s Men’s and Women’s basketball programs are thrilled to announce the in-person return of Dribble for Victory over Cancer, to take place on Sept. 25 on the Queens campus in conjunction with University Service Day. Dribble for Victory over Cancer, formerly known as Dribble for The Cure, is a joint venture between the […]

St. John’s University Releases Schedule and about to Unveil Lou Carnesecca Statue

The St. John’s Athletics Department had two big announcements for their followers recently. First up the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team released their non-conference schedule on Wednesday, which features December home matchups against Kansas and Pittsburgh. Entering his third year at the helm of the Red Storm, the reigning BIG EAST Coach of the Year […]

St. John’s To Host Kansas For First Basketball Game At Brand New UBS Arena

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will play the first-ever basketball game at the brand new UBS Arena when the Johnnies host Kansas as part of the 2021 BIG EAST-Big 12 Battle. Originally scheduled for Dec. 2, the contest has been moved to Friday, Dec. 3, at the state-of-the-art facility currently being constructed at Belmont […]

Tareq Coburn Signs with St. John’s

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball program announced Friday the signing of Queens native Tareq Coburn will join the roster for the upcoming 2021-22 season.  Coburn, a graduate of Cardozo High School, recently wrapped a three-year career at Hofstra in which he averaged nearly 11 points per game and helped the Pride to the 2020 CAA […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Incoming Freshman Rafael Pinzon to Compete for Puerto Rico’s U19 World Cup Team

 Before beginning his collegiate career with the Red Storm in the fall, St. John’s freshman Rafael Pinzon will compete on the international stage this summer with the Puerto Rican national team when it travels to Latvia for the U19 World Cup. Pinzon, who starred at Long Island Lutheran High School alongside St. John’s teammate Drissa Traore, will headline […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Face Indiana in 2021 Gavitt Tipoff Games

Two of the top-10 winningest programs in college basketball history will face off in this year’s Gavitt Games when St. John’s travels to Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall for a contest with the Indiana Hoosiers on Wednesday, Nov. 17.  Game time and the television network assignment will be announced at a later date. St. John’s and […]

St. John’s University star Julian Champagnie Accepts Invitation to NBA Combine

Following an outstanding sophomore season for the St. John’s University Men’s Basketball team, Julian Champagnie has accepted an invitation to participate in the Microsoft Surface NBA Draft Combine, which is set to begin on June 21 in Chicago.  At the combine, players will interview with NBA teams and participate in five-on-five games.  Prospects will also undergo shooting, […]