Tag Archive | Division 1 Athletics

Heron and Figueroa Named to Preseason All-BIG EAST Second Team

Heading into their first campaign under the direction of Head Coach Mike Anderson, Mustapha Heron and LJ Figueroa have been recognized by the conference’s coaches with spots on the Preseason All-BIG EAST Second Team, it was announced on Thursday morning. The release of the Preseason All-BIG EAST squads coincided with the conference’s annual media day […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball def Binghamton, 77-61

St. John’s Men’s Basketball def Binghamton, 77-61

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team improved to a 2-0 record with a 77-61 victory over Binghamton University on 11/14/16 at Carnesecca Arena. Leading the way for the Red Storm was the Freshman Duo of Shamorie Ponds and Marcus LoVett.  Ponds registered his first career double-double for St. John’s, while LoVett tallied a game-high 23 points against Binghamton. As a […]

Tough D Leads Hofstra Women Past UNC-Wilmington

Senior Annie Payton (Camden, NJ) scored 18 points and a swarming defense shut down the UNC-Wilmington attack as the Hofstra women’s basketball team cruised to a 55-43 win Friday at the Mack Sports Complex. Payton was very accurate, shooting seven-of-nine from the field including a pair of three-pointers. Jackelle King-Gilchrist (Teaneck, NJ) added 11 points and six […]

Photo Gallery: Maggie Dixon Classic

1495 Sports is proud to bring this photo gallery of the Maggie Dixon Classic, as four of the women’s basketball‘s top teams were able to play on the floor of Madison Square Garden today. In the opener Rutgers defeated Louisiana Tech 73-46, in the second game #4 seeded Duke University defeated St. John’s 60-42.