Tag Archive | Marcellus Earlington

Historic Run Lifts St. John’s Past Georgetown, 75-62

The shots weren’t falling, the Hoyas couldn’t seem to miss and the Johnnies trailed by as many as 15 in the second half. All signs pointed towards an early BIG EAST Tournament exit for St. John’s. Somebody forgot to tell Marcellus Earlington. The sophomore forward scored 10 consecutive points on a 23-0 St. John’s run […]

St. John’s Falls to Butler, 77-55

Leading by one at the half, the St. John’s men’s basketball team struggled to keep pace in the latter stanza, falling to Butler, 77-55, at Hinkle Fieldhouse. After shooting 41.9 percent from the floor and 57.1 percent from three in the first half, the Red Storm (15-15, 4-13 BIG EAST) sank just 31.0 percent of […]

St. John’s Welcomes No. 10/11 Creighton to Carnesecca Arena on Sunday

The St. John’s men’s basketball team will play its final game in Queens this season on Sunday afternoon when it welcomes No. 10/11 Creighton to Carnesecca Arena. Tip-off is scheduled for 12 p.m. on FS1 and 970 AM WNYM. Brian Custer and Len Elmore will have the television call while John Minko and Brandon Tierney […]

Late Xavier Run Sinks St. John’s, 77-74

Leading by five with less than two minutes to go, St. John’s saw Xavier score the game’s final eight points, as the Musketeers escaped with a 77-74 victory at Madison Square Garden on Monday night. With the loss, St. John’s falls to 14-12 on the year, including a 3-10 mark in BIG EAST play. Xavier […]

St. John’s Pushes Past Providence, 80-69

The St. John’s men’s basketball team got back in the win column on Wednesday, matching a season-high for turnovers forced and shooting 42.9 percent from three-point range in an 80-69 victory over Providence at Carnesecca Arena. After forcing a season-low eight turnovers against Creighton on Saturday in Omaha, the Red Storm returned to its roots, […]

No. 21/22 Creighton Pulls Away from St. John’s, 94-82

The St. John’s men’s basketball recorded its highest scoring total of BIG EAST play on Saturday evening, but it was no match for the offensive onslaught of Creighton, as the No. 21/22 Bluejays pulled away for a 94-82 victory at CHI Health Center Omaha. The Red Storm (13-11, 2-9 BIG EAST) pulled within two points […]

Georgetown Erases Lead, Tops St. John’s, 73-72

Georgetown led just once in the second half, but it was on the only possession that mattered, as an Omer Yurtseven layup with 10 seconds remaining sealed a 73-72 win for the Hoyas at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. The 73-72 advantage was the first for Georgetown (13-9, 3-6 BIG EAST) since leading 20-19 with […]