Tag Archive | David Caraher

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 […]

St. John’s Falls to Butler, 77-55

Leading by one at the half, the St. John’s men’s basketball team struggled to keep pace in the latter stanza, falling to Butler, 77-55, at Hinkle Fieldhouse. After shooting 41.9 percent from the floor and 57.1 percent from three in the first half, the Red Storm (15-15, 4-13 BIG EAST) sank just 31.0 percent of […]

3-Point Barrage Leads St. John’s Past No. 10/11 Creighton, 91-71

In his two seasons at St. John’s, Greg Williams Jr. had never scored more than 11 points in a single game. On Sunday afternoon at Carnesecca Arena, the sophomore guard forever etched his name in St. John’s lore, connecting on seven 3-pointers and leading the Red Storm to a 91-71 win over No. 10/11 Creighton. […]

St. John’s Downs DePaul, 74-67, for First BIG EAST Win of the Season

The St. John’s men’s basketball team won its second game in as many tries this season at Madison Square Garden, picking up BIG EAST win number one of the Mike Anderson Era with a 74-67 victory over DePaul on Saturday at “The World’s Most Famous Arena.” The Red Storm (12-5, 1-3 BIG EAST) rebounded from […]

St. John’s Upends Albany, 85-57

The St. John’s men’s basketball team secured its sixth straight win and its 10th overall of the season on Wednesday, wrapping a five-game homestand with an 85-57 victory over the University at Albany. Playing without the services of the team’s second leading scorer, Mustapha Heron, the Red Storm (10-2) had four players finish in double […]

St. John’s Kicks Off Homestand with Wagner on Saturday

After splitting a pair of games last weekend at the Air Force Reserve Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament at Mohegan Sun, the St. John’s men’s basketball will begin a five-game homestand on Saturday afternoon at Carnesecca Arena, welcoming Wagner to Queens for a 12 p.m. tip.   The game will be broadcast live nationally on […]

St. John’s Pushes Past UMass, 78-63

A day after being undone by a strong second half from Arizona State, the St. John’s men’s basketball team outscored UMass by 16 in the latter period to top the Minutemen, 78-63, and take home third place at the Air Force Reserve Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament on Sunday afternoon. Trailing at the half for […]