Tag Archive | College Hoops

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. […]

St. Francis College Brooklyn’s Unique McLean Selected to Participate in 2021 State Farm College Slam Dunk Championship

St. Francis College Brooklyn graduate guard Unique McLean has been selected to the Great Clips Slam Dunk Championship roster for the 32nd annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships at Hinkle Fieldhouse on the Butler University Campus in Indianapolis on Thursday, April 1. McLean is one of eight players selected for the event […]

St. John’s University Julian Champagnie Enters NBA Draft Process

Following a breakout sophomore season with the St. John’s University Men’s Basketball team , Julian Champagnie has announced he will enter the NBA Draft process. The 6-foot-8, 220-pound wing intends to take all the necessary steps to maintain his eligibility should he choose to return to college for his junior season. “After long thought and […]

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 […]

BIG EAST Conference Tournament Continues to Thrill as Championship Day is Among Us

The BIG EAST Conference Tournament has been a thrilling one as some of the best teams in the Country have all been fighting for an opportunity to showcase their talent in the NCAA Tournament. Upsets abound at Madison Square Garden, in the action on Thursday as Georgetown was able to defeat Villanova by a final […]