Tag Archive | Basketball

Saint Joseph’s University Names Billy Lange New Head Coach of Men’s Basketball Program

Saint Joseph’s University located in Philadelphia, Pa announced that Billy Lange will take the helm of its men’s basketball program as head coach. He becomes the 15th head coach in the program’s 110-year history. Lange succeeds legendary Hawks’ head coach Phil Martelli. Lange brings more than 23 years of sideline experience to the Hawks, most […]

Las Vegas’ Wilson Named WNBA Rookie of the Month

Las Vegas Aces center A’ja Wilson today was named the WNBA Rookie of the Month for games played in July.  She earned the honor for the second month in a row.   Wilson, a 2018 WNBA All-Star, averaged rookie highs of 18.5 points (ninth in the WNBA), 8.0 rebounds (sixth) and 2.38 blocked shots (second) […]

New York Liberty to face Sun in First Game Back from Break

The New York Liberty (7-18)  dropped a nail-biter to the Minnesota Lynx in their last game before the All-Star break. Having lost its last four, it will to piece together a win streak, beginning at Connecticut Sun (14-12) , in a pursuit of a playoff berth.   QUICK HITS   Tina Charles’ 20.2 points per […]

New York Liberty Wraps Up Brief Road Trip at Atlanta on Thursday

The New York Liberty (7-15)  allowed a season-high 104 points in a loss to the Dallas Wings on Tuesday. They stay on the road on Thursday when they face the Atlanta Dream (13-9) for the second time this season.   QUICK HITS   Tina Charles’ 20.0 points per game rank fifth in the league (as […]

New York Liberty Topped by Dallas Wings

After facing a deficit as large as 19 in the first half, the New York Liberty rallied behind a 26-16 run to roll out the third quarter and take a one-point edge over the Dallas Wings. Unfortunately, the Wings would answer with a commanding 30-14 fourth-quarter run to put the game out of reach, 104-87, […]

Play For More has special Meaning to St. John’s Women’s Basketball heading to NCAA Tournament

On March 14, 2016 the St. John’s Women’s Basketball team along with supporters, administrators and staff all gathered in the D’Angelo Center to see where they will head for the First Round of the NCAA Tournament. The Red Storm had just won their first  BIG EAST title in nearly three decades, and everyone had gathered to […]

Preview of the St. John’s Men’s Basketball game v No. 10/12 Xavier

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team (7-8, 0-2 BE) will have another tough Conference Test against the No. 10/12 Xavier (13-1, 1-1 BE) in a 9:15 pm game at Carnesecca Arena. Fans who are unable to attend the game in person can catch all the action on FS1. Here are some notes to get the fans […]