Tag Archive | College basketball

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. […]

Serge Clement Named To Hofstra Coaching Staff

Hofstra University Head Men’s Basketball Coach Speedy Claxton announced his first assistant coach hire, as Serge Clement has joined the Pride coaching staff. Clement joins the Hofstra staff after spending the past three seasons at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York.  “Serge is someone I’ve known and followed for a very long time. He’s a true grinder […]

Speedy Claxton To Lead The Hofstra Men’s Basketball Program

 Past. Present. Future. That is what defines Speedy Claxton and his relationship with the Hofstra Men’s Basketball program. During his spectacular playing career, he lifted the Pride to the NCAA Tournament. Over the last eight years as a member of the coaching staff, he helped guide the team back to the top of the conference. […]

Aaron Wheeler Commits to the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team

 St. John’s University Men’s Basketball Head Coach Mike Anderson announced the signing of another experienced talent to the Red Storm roster on Tuesday, as Purdue graduate transfer Aaron Wheeler has committed to St. John’s for the 2021-22 season. Wheeler, a highly touted recruit out of Brewster Academy in 2017, spent the last four years at Purdue, but will have […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball Ray And Kante Honored By The NABC

Hofstra senior Jalen Ray was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches All-District First Team and junior Isaac Kante earned a spot on the second team, it was announced this morning by the organization. It marks the first NABC honor for both. Ray, a member of the All-Colonial Athletic Association First Team, averaged a […]

St. John’s Julian Champagnie Named to USBWA All-District Team

St. John’s sophomore Julian Champagnie has been recognized by the United States Basketball Writers Association, as the Brooklyn native was named to the USBWA All-District II Team on Tuesday. Champagnie was one of nine BIG EAST players and one of only two underclassmen from the conference to earn USBWA All-District honors. An All-BIG EAST First Team selection […]

St. John’s Statement on National Invitation Tournament

The St. John’s Athletic Department has informed the National Invitation Tournament committee of its request to remove the Red Storm Men’s Basketball team from consideration for the 2021 NIT Tournament in Frisco, Texas. St. John’s concludes a memorable 2020-21 season under second year Head Coach Mike Anderson with a 16-11 overall record and tied for fourth […]