Tag Archive | LJ Figueroa

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 […]

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 […]

Georgetown Holds Off St. John’s, 89-78

Trailing by two with just over a minute to go, St. John’s saw a 3-pointer and a flurry of potential game-tying tip-ins narrowly miss their target, as Georgetown held on for an 89-78 victory at Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon. St. John’s (15-5, 3-5 BIG EAST) had trailed by as many as 10 in […]

DePaul Downs No. 24/23 St. John’s, 79-71

Playing without the services of Shamorie Ponds, the No. 24/23 St. John’s men’s basketball team failed to fend off DePaul on its home floor, dropping a 79-71 decision to the Blue Demons at Carnesecca Arena. Trailing by just one at the half, St. John’s (14-3, 2-3 BIG EAST) saw the Blue Demons pull away on the […]