Tag Archive | Collin Gillespie

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 […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Travels to No. 8/6 Villanova for Tuesday Tilt

 After suffering a disappointing defeat at the hands of DePaul on Saturday, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will try to return to its winning ways on Tuesday night at No. 8/6 Villanova. Tip-off from Finneran Pavilion is scheduled for 8 p.m. on CBS Sports Network and 970 AM WNYM.  Andrew Catalon and Steve Lappas […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Stuns No. 3/3 Villanova, 71-59

Hosting its highest ranked on-campus opponent in more than four decades, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team took down the No. 3/3 Villanova Wildcats in convincing fashion, 70-59, on Wednesday at Carnesecca Arena. St. John’s (12-7, 6-6 BIG EAST) has now won five straight and six of its last seven.  The Johnnies have won four […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Host No. 3/3 Villanova on Wednesday

 Victorious in four straight in five of its last six overall, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will welcome No. 3/3 Villanova to Carnesecca Arena on Wednesday for a 9 p.m. tilt. The game will air live nationally on CBS Sports Network with Andrew Catalon and Steve Lappas on the call.  Fans can also hear […]

Schedule finalized for the 26th annual 2K Empire Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project presented by Continental Tire

he schedule is set for the 2020 2K Empire Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project presented by Continental Tire (@EmpireClassicBB). The 26th annual 2K Empire Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project is highlighted by #3 Villanova meeting Boston College and #2 Baylor taking on #18 Arizona State in the semifinals of the Championship Rounds presented by Continental […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Suffers Disappointing Loss to #8/10 Villanova

The stage was set for the St. John’s University Men’s Basketball team (13-8, 2-6 BIG EAST) they had a packed house at Madison Square Garden and they had No. 8/10 Villanova (17-1, 7-3 BIG EAST)  on the other side of the court. Things started out well for the Red Storm, as it had seemed as […]

St. John’s and No. 8/10 Villanova to Clash at MSG

After securing its first true road victory of the season on Saturday at DePaul, the St. John’s men’s basketball team will kick off a two-game homestand when it welcomes No. 8/10 Villanova to Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. Tip-off is set for 6:30 p.m. on FS1 with Gus Johnson and Bill Raftery on the call […]