St. Johns University Basketball

DePaul Downs No. 24/23 St. John’s, 79-71

Playing without the services of Shamorie Ponds, the No. 24/23 St. John’s men’s basketball team failed to fend off DePaul on its home floor, dropping a 79-71 decision to the Blue Demons at Carnesecca Arena. Trailing by just one at the half, St. John’s (14-3, 2-3 BIG EAST) saw the Blue Demons pull away on the […]

No. 24/23 St. John’s Heads to Villanova

Nationally ranked for the first time in four years, the No. 24/23 St. John’s Red Storm will face another early conference test on Tuesday night, traveling to Villanova for a showdown with the defending national champions. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. on FS1 with Gus Johnson and Bill Raftery on the call from the […]

St. John’s Cracks the AP Top-25, Checks in at No. 24

Fresh off back-to-back BIG EAST victories, including a win over No. 16/18 Marquette, the St. John’s men’s basketball team has earned a national ranking for the first time in more than four years.  The Johnnies broke into the Associated Press Poll at no. 24, garnering a total of 221 points. St. John’s (14-1, 2-1 BIG […]

Shamorie Ponds Named the BIG EAST Player of the Week

After anchoring the St. John’s men’s basketball team to a pair of early conference victories, Shamorie Ponds has been named the BIG EAST Player of the Week, it was announced today by the conference office. Ponds, who also won the league’s player of the week award on Nov. 26 and has been named to the […]

Johnnies Win Overtime Thriller, 97-94 at Georgetown

An exclamation point punctuates the latest chapter in the long and storied rivalry between St. John’s and Georgetown, as Shamorie Ponds scored 37 points to lead the Red Storm past the Hoyas, 97-94, in overtime at Capital One Arena on Saturday afternoon. The Red Storm’s win marked the program’s first against Georgetown in the nation’s […]

St. John’s Cruises Past Sacred Heart, 104-82

The St. John’s men’s basketball team improved to 12-0 with its most productive offensive outing in years, downing Sacred Heart, 104-82, at Carnesecca Arena. Off to the program’s best start since the 1982-83 squad won 14-straight to start the year, the Red Storm is one of just five unbeaten teams remaining in the nation. The […]

Shamorie Ponds Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

 After helping the Red Storm extend its unbeaten streak to nine games to start the season, Shamorie Ponds has been named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll, it was announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. Ponds, who was named the conference’s player of the week on Nov. 26, has found a spot on the […]