St. Johns University Basketball

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 […]

St. John’s Squares Off with Marquette on Saturday at MSG

The St. John’s men’s basketball team will look to end the 2019-20 regular season with its second straight home win when it welcomes Marquette to Madison Square Garden for a Saturday Matinee. Tip-off is set for 12 p.m. and will be broadcast live nationally on FSN with Brian Custer and Len Elmore on the call. […]

St. John’s Falls to Butler, 77-55

Leading by one at the half, the St. John’s men’s basketball team struggled to keep pace in the latter stanza, falling to Butler, 77-55, at Hinkle Fieldhouse. After shooting 41.9 percent from the floor and 57.1 percent from three in the first half, the Red Storm (15-15, 4-13 BIG EAST) sank just 31.0 percent of […]

RV/No. 25 Butler Awaits St. John’s on Wednesday Night

Fresh off a victory against then-No. 10/11 Creighton on Sunday at Carnesecca Arena, the St. John’s men’s basketball team will look to continue its winning ways at RV/No. 25 Butler on Wednesday night. Tip-off from historic Hinkle Fieldhouse is scheduled for 7 p.m. on CBS Sports Network and 570 AM WMCA. Carter Blackburn and Pete […]