Tag Archive | Big East Conference

St. John’s Women’s Basketballto Open Up Gulf Coast Showcase Against Penn State

The St. John’s women’s basketball program will take part in the ninth-annual Gulf Coast Showcase at Hertz Arena in Southwest Florida from Nov. 26-28. St. John’s will open up play against Penn State on Nov. 26 at 7:30 p.m. for the first-ever meeting between the two programs. While this will mark the inaugural matchup for […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Comeback Falls Short, 76-74, at Indiana

The St. John’s men’s basketball team battled to erase a 14-point deficit on Wednesday at Assembly Hall, but was unable to complete the comeback, falling to Indiana, 76-74, in The Gavitt Tipoff Games. The Red Storm, which trailed by a dozen at the break, tied the game on a pair of occasions in the final […]

St. John’s star Julian Champagnie Earns Weekly Honor Roll Spot

 After pacing the Red Storm’s scoring efforts during a 2-0 start to the campaign, Julian Champagnie has been named to the first BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll of the season, it was announced on Monday afternoon by the conference office. Champagnie, a unanimous Preseason First Team All-BIG EAST selection, averaged 21.0 points in just 24.0 minutes per […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Junior Guard Correa Captures BIG EAST Weekly Honor

 St. John’s University Women’s Basketball Junior guard Leilani Correa was among the student-athletes recognized by the BIG EAST in the conference’s first set of weekly awards announced on Monday, grabbing a spot on the five-player BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll. Correa paced the way for the Red Storm squad over its first two games, averaging 20.0 points, […]

St. John’s University Releases Schedule and about to Unveil Lou Carnesecca Statue

The St. John’s Athletics Department had two big announcements for their followers recently. First up the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team released their non-conference schedule on Wednesday, which features December home matchups against Kansas and Pittsburgh. Entering his third year at the helm of the Red Storm, the reigning BIG EAST Coach of the Year […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Face Indiana in 2021 Gavitt Tipoff Games

Two of the top-10 winningest programs in college basketball history will face off in this year’s Gavitt Games when St. John’s travels to Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall for a contest with the Indiana Hoosiers on Wednesday, Nov. 17.  Game time and the television network assignment will be announced at a later date. St. John’s and […]

New York Liberty Name Ashley Battle TV Color Analyst on YES Network

As part of the New York Liberty’s 25th anniversary season, the team announced today that former player Ashley Battle has been named color analyst on YES Network, the official regional TV partner of the New York Liberty. “When it came to securing special talent to represent us on YES Network, it was imperative that we find […]