Tag Archive | Joel Soriano

St. John’s Hosts DePaul in BIG EAST Opener on Wednesday

 The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team looks to bounce back from a hard-fought setback at then-No. 23/23 Iowa State when the Johnnies open BIG EAST action against DePaul on Wednesday at Carnesecca Arena. Tip-off is slated for 6:30 p.m. on FS1 with Dave Sims and Jim Spanarkel on the call from Queens. An audio broadcast […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Rolls Past LIU, 95-68

Five Johnnies recorded double-figures, including a game-high 18 points from Andre Curbelo, as the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team improved to 8-0 with a 95-68 victory over LIU (1-5) on Tuesday in Queens. Posh Alexander registered 12 points and a game-high eight assists while Joel Soriano recorded his NCAA-leading seventh double-double with 16 points and 10 boards. St. John’s shot […]

St. John’s to Close Homestand with LIU on Tuesday Night

 Riding a 7-0 start for just the third time in the last 30 years, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will wrap the month of November when it welcomes LIU to Carnesecca Arena for a Tuesday night tilt.  Tip-off is set for 6:30 p.m. on FS1 with Scott Graham and Jim Spanarkel on the call. […]

Joel Soriano Named BIG EAST Player of the Week

After helping the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team to three wins over Temple, Syracuse and Niagara, Red Storm senior Joel Soriano has been named the BIG EAST Player of the Week on Monday. It is the second straight week Soriano has earned recognition by the league office, as the 6-foot-11 center was selected to the BIG EAST […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Returns Home to Host Niagara on Saturday

 Off to a 6-0 start after two thrilling wins at the Empire Classic, the St. John’s men’s basketball team will return to Carnesecca Arena on Saturday when it hosts the Purple Eagles of Niagara for a 2 p.m. tilt.  The game will be broadcast live on FS2 with Pat O’Keefe and Jim Spanarkel on the […]

Day Two of Empire Classic Thrills College Hoops fans as Battle of Big Apple goes to St. John’s University

The Barclays Center got to play host to a set of College Basketball Thrillers, as Temple University, the University of Richmond, Syracuse University and St. John’s University wowed the fans that were in attendance. Starting off with the University of Richmond who showed a team effort in the 61-49 victory over Temple University.The Spiders were […]

Action Packed Day One of Empire Classic as Battle for Big Apple Game Set for Day Two

With two action packed College Basketball events, the Empire Classic thrilled fans at the Barclays Center as Syracuse University, the University of Richmond, Temple University and St. John’s University all showed the quality of their basketball programs. The teams playing in front of their hometown crowd had themselves moments of sizzling plays, thunderous dunks, comebacks […]