St. Johns University Basketball

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Downs DePaul, 86-67, in BIG EAST Opener

Joel Soriano registered his NCAA-leading eighth double-double, finishing with 17 points and 14 boards, to help lead the St. John’s men’s basketball team to an 86-67 victory over DePaul (5-4, 0-1) in its BIG EAST opener on Wednesday. With the wire-to-wire victory, St. John’s has won seven-straight at Carnesecca Arena this season and improves to 9-1 […]

St. John’s Hosts DePaul in BIG EAST Opener on Wednesday

 The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team looks to bounce back from a hard-fought setback at then-No. 23/23 Iowa State when the Johnnies open BIG EAST action against DePaul on Wednesday at Carnesecca Arena. Tip-off is slated for 6:30 p.m. on FS1 with Dave Sims and Jim Spanarkel on the call from Queens. An audio broadcast […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball to Open BIG EAST Play at Butler on Friday Night

Off to its best start since 2014-15, the St. John’s Women’s Basketball team will kick-off conference play at Butler on Friday night.   The Red Storm and Bulldogs are set to tip-off from historic Hinkle Fieldhouse at 7 p.m. The contest will be streamed on the BIG EAST Digital Network on FloSports with Johnny Soper […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Rolls Past LIU, 95-68

Five Johnnies recorded double-figures, including a game-high 18 points from Andre Curbelo, as the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team improved to 8-0 with a 95-68 victory over LIU (1-5) on Tuesday in Queens. Posh Alexander registered 12 points and a game-high eight assists while Joel Soriano recorded his NCAA-leading seventh double-double with 16 points and 10 boards. St. John’s shot […]

St. John’s to Close Homestand with LIU on Tuesday Night

 Riding a 7-0 start for just the third time in the last 30 years, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will wrap the month of November when it welcomes LIU to Carnesecca Arena for a Tuesday night tilt.  Tip-off is set for 6:30 p.m. on FS1 with Scott Graham and Jim Spanarkel on the call. […]

Joel Soriano Named BIG EAST Player of the Week

After helping the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team to three wins over Temple, Syracuse and Niagara, Red Storm senior Joel Soriano has been named the BIG EAST Player of the Week on Monday. It is the second straight week Soriano has earned recognition by the league office, as the 6-foot-11 center was selected to the BIG EAST […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Outlasts Memphis at Las Vegas Invitational, 61-57

In a hard-fought defensive battle, the St. John’s Women’s Basketball team outlasted Memphis, 61-57, to open the Las Vegas Invitational on Friday.     The stifling Red Storm defense held Memphis to just 57 points and 36 percent shooting from the field at The Mirage. The Tigers came into today’s game scoring 85.8 points per outing, which ranked […]