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RV/No. 25 Butler Awaits St. John’s on Wednesday Night

Fresh off a victory against then-No. 10/11 Creighton on Sunday at Carnesecca Arena, the St. John’s men’s basketball team will look to continue its winning ways at RV/No. 25 Butler on Wednesday night. Tip-off from historic Hinkle Fieldhouse is scheduled for 7 p.m. on CBS Sports Network and 570 AM WMCA. Carter Blackburn and Pete […]

St. John’s Falls to Arizona State, 74-65, in NCAA Tournament Opener

Making its first NCAA Tournament appearance in four years, the St. John’s men’s basketball team saw its 2018-19 season come to an end on Wednesday night at UD Arena, as Arizona State advanced to the round of 64 with a 74-65 victory over the Johnnies. The Johnnies end the season with a record of 21-13, […]

St. John’s to Open NCAA Tournament Action against Arizona State

 The St. John’s men’s basketball team will kick off the 2019 NCAA Tournament on Wednesday night in Dayton, Ohio, taking on Arizona State in the First Four at UD Arena. The contest will be broadcast live on truTV with tip-off tentatively scheduled for 9:10 p.m.  and Spero Dedes, Jim Jackson, Steven Smith and Ros Gold-Onwude […]

Marquette Pulls Away from St. John’s, 86-54

Having already defeated the No. 23 Golden Eagles twice this season, the St. John’s men’s basketball team failed to make it three in a row on Thursday night, falling to Marquette, 86-54, in the quarterfinals of the BIG EAST Tournament at Madison Square Garden. The Red Storm (21-12) trailed by just six with 15 minutes […]

St. John’s MBB Drops Regular Season Finale at Xavier, 81-68

Trailing by two with just over six minutes to play, the St. John’s men’s basketball team went without a field goal for the next 5:07 before falling 81-68 at Cintas Center on Saturday evening. The Red Storm (20-11, 8-10 BIG EAST) will be the no. 7 seed in next week’s BIG EAST Tournament after closing […]

St. John’s Battles Back to Top No. 13/13 Villanova at Madison Square Garden

Trailing the defending national champions by as many as 19 in the first half, the St. John’s men’s basketball team completed one of the most thrilling comebacks in the history of the program, knocking off No. 13/13 Villanova, 71-65, in front of a sold-out crowd at Madison Square Garden. The win, the Red Storm’s third […]

St. John’s Knocks Off No. 10/9 Marquette in Milwaukee

After a furious second half rally gave Marquette its first lead in 38 minutes with just 32 seconds to go, the St. John’s men’s basketball team used a clutch bucket from Shamorie Ponds and a spectacular defensive effort from Mustapha Heron to hang on and defeat No. 10/9 Marquette, 70-69, at Fiserv Forum on Tuesday night. With his team […]