Tag Archive | Big East Conference

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 […]

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 […]

BIG EAST and MSG Extend Relationship to 2028

The BIG EAST Conference and The Madison Square Garden Company (NYSE: MSG) announced today an extension through 2028 of their agreement to hold the BIG EAST Tournament at The World’s Most Famous Arena. The agreement also ensures that the Tournament will be staged on its traditional dates at the close of college basketball’s regular season. […]

Shamorie Ponds Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

After leading the Red Storm to a thrilling second-half comeback against Georgia Tech on Saturday afternoon in Miami, Shamorie Ponds has been named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll. Ponds, who won BIG EAST Player of the Week accolades last Monday, earned a spot on the conference’s weekly honor roll for the second time this season.  […]

Shamorie Ponds Named BIG EAST Player of the Week

Following a record-shattering pair of performances at the Legends Classic, Shamorie Ponds has been named the BIG EAST Player of the Week, it was announced this afternoon by the league office.  Playing in his home borough for just the second time as a member of the Red Storm, Ponds put on an effort for the […]

VIDEOS: BIG EAST Media Day 2018

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following videos from the BIG EAST Media Day that was held at Madison Square Garden on October 25. Villanova was selected to win the BIG EAST Conference, as the Wildcats were received eight first-place votes from the league’s head coaches and a total of 79 points in the […]