Tag Archive | Big East Conference

Madison Square Garden Teams with Nation’s Top Coaches and Prominent College Basketball Figures for Special Message

Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. partnered with many of the nation’s top coaches and prominent figures in the college basketball community to come together for a special thank you message honoring the many heroes leading the way in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. The list of participants includes NCAA National Champions, Conference Champions and […]

1495Sports Flashback Series: Interview with College Hoops Star Markus Howard from Marquette University

College Basketball fans are encouraged to check out this Flashback Series interview with Markus Howard who chats about playing from Marquette University and more from BIG EAST Media day in 2019:

Complete field and home games set for 2020 Legends Classic

The field is complete and the home schedules are set for the 2020 Legends Classic (@legendsbball), which culminates with the Championship Rounds at Barclays Center from November 23-24. National programs UConn, Notre Dame, Southern California, and Vanderbilt headline the field which also features Eastern Washington, High Point, Liberty, and Monmouth. The 14th annual Legends Classic […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball: Champagnie, Figueroa Take Home All-Met Honors

The St. John’s men’s basketball team saw two of its student-athletes earn recognition from the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association on Tuesday morning, as Julian Champagnie was named the All-Met Rookie of the Year and LJ Figueroa found a place on the All-Met Third Team. Champagnie becomes the 13th player in St. John’s history and the […]

Fordham Names Ed Kull Interim Director of Athletics

Ed Kull, who has served as the Senior Director of Development and Senior Associate Athletic Director at Fordham for the past three years, was named interim athletic director at Fordham University it was announced today by Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the University. Kull will transition into the position on July 1. “We are […]

LJ Figueroa Announces Intent to Enter NBA Draft

St. John’s junior wing LJ Figueroa announced Saturday his intention to submit his name for consideration in the 2020 NBA Draft. The Lawrence, Mass., native will not hire an agent in order to preserve the option to return to Queens for his final season of eligibility after completing an evaluation process with league executives. “These […]

Historic Run Lifts St. John’s Past Georgetown, 75-62

The shots weren’t falling, the Hoyas couldn’t seem to miss and the Johnnies trailed by as many as 15 in the second half. All signs pointed towards an early BIG EAST Tournament exit for St. John’s. Somebody forgot to tell Marcellus Earlington. The sophomore forward scored 10 consecutive points on a 23-0 St. John’s run […]