Tag Archive | Justin Simon

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 […]

St. John’s Concludes Road Swing at No. 10/9 Marquette

The St. John’s men’s basketball team will look to end its longest road trip of the season on a high note when it takes on the No. 10/9 Marquette Golden Eagles on Tuesday night in Milwaukee. Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. ET on FS1 with Jason Kutcher and Bill Raftery on the call. The […]

Red Storm Rolls Into Cameron for Contest with No. 2 Duke University

Fresh off a convincing win at Creighton to kick off its crucial three-game road swing, the St. John’s men’s basketball team will play its non-conference finale inside one of college basketball’s most storied venues, taking on No. 2 Duke at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Saturday at noon. The contest will be carried live on ESPN […]

St. John’s Snaps Skid with 83-67 Win at Creighton

The St. John’s men’s basketball team snapped a two-game skid in authoritative fashion on Wednesday night, shooting 58 percent from the floor and hitting 13 3-pointers in an 83-67 win over Creighton at CHI Health Center Omaha. The win marked the first ever victory for St. John’s in Omaha, as the Red Storm possessed an […]