Tag Archive | Carnesecca Arena

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 […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball stars Alexander, Champagnie Garner All-Met Honors

 After leading the Red Storm to its first winning BIG EAST record in more than half a decade, St. John’s standouts Posh Alexander and Julian Champagnie have been recognized by the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association for their efforts.  Alexander was named the All-Met Rookie of the Year while both he and Champagnie earned spots on the All-Met First Team. […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Adds Stef Smith as a Graduate Transfer

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball program announced on Monday the addition of former Vermont star Stef Smith as a graduate transfer for the 2021-22 season. Smith, a two-time all-league selection who won four America East Regular Season Championships in as many seasons with the Catamounts, will utilize the universal extra year of eligibility granted by […]

BIG EAST Conference honors St. John’s Players for fine Performances

A day after earning spots on All-BIG EAST teams, Posh Alexander and Julian Champagnie garnered additional recognition from the league on Monday, as Alexander shared BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year honors and Champagnie also shared Most Improved Player honors. Alexander shares his award with University of Connecticut’s Isaiah Whaley while Champagnie’s accolade is split with Xavier’s Zach […]

Red Storm Men’s Basketball to Close Regular Season against Seton Hall on Saturday

 The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will close out its regular season on Saturday when it plays host to longtime BIG EAST rival Seton Hall at 7 p.m. inside Carnesecca Arena. The game will air live nationally on FS1 with Kevin Burkhardt and Jim Jackson on the call.  570 AM WMCA will carry the contest […]

Second Half Surge Sends St. John’s Men’s Basketball Past Providence

Trailing by 11 at the half, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team dominated the final 15 minutes of the contest to take down Providence, 81-67, on Wednesday at Carnesecca Arena. The victory marked the program’s 500th all-time inside the Johnnies’ on campus home which opened prior to the 1961-62 season. With the win, St. John’s (15-10, […]