Tag Archive | Big East Conference

St. John’s Drops Heartbreaker to Villanova, 66-65, in BIG EAST Quarterfinals

Brandon Slater sank two free throws with 2.8 seconds remaining to lift Villanova over St. John’s, 66-65, in the quarterfinal round of the BIG EAST Tournament on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden. The Red Storm (17-15) saw a 17-point lead slip away in the second half, but managed to retake the advantage with just […]

Red Storm Men’s Basketball Hits the Road for Wednesday Night Contest at Xavier

 Following a pair of narrow losses to ranked teams at “The World’s Most Famous Arena,” the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will hit the road for a Wednesday matchup at Xavier. Tip-off from Cintas Center is set for 6:30 p.m. on CBS Sports Network with Jason Horowitz, Avery Johnson and AJ Ross on the call.  […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Pounds Seton Hall, 84-63, at Walsh Gymnasium

 In the first BIG EAST game played on campus at Seton Hall in 37 years, the St. John’s Nen’s Basketball team spoiled the raucous pregame atmosphere of the students-only crowd, pulling away for an 84-63 victory on Monday. St. John’s (11-7, 3-4 BIG EAST), which had lost to Seton Hall (12-6, 3-5 BIG EAST) by […]

Bailey Earns Spot on BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

After going a perfect 7-for-7 from the field in St. John’s win over Seton Hall on Sunday afternoon, Kadaja Bailey has earned a spot on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for the second time this season. Bailey is one of just two players in nearly two decades to drain seven shots from the floor without a […]

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 […]