Tag Archive | Marcellus Earlington

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 […]

St. John’s Falls on the Road at Marquette, 82-68

The St. John’s men’s basketball team dropped the first leg of a two-game Midwest swing on Tuesday, falling to Marquette, 82-68, at Fiserv Forum. The Red Storm (12-8, 1-6 BIG EAST) trailed by two with eight minutes to go before Marquette (14-5, 4-3 BIG EAST) unleashed a 15-5 run in the closing minutes. Mustapha Heron […]

No. 18/18 Seton Hall Outlasts St. John’s, 82-79

Leading the no. 18 team in the nation by 13 points after 20 minutes of action, the St. John’s men’s basketball team was unable to hold off Seton Hall in the second half, falling to the Pirates, 82-79, at Madison Square Garden on Saturday. Despite the loss, St. John’s (12-7, 1-5 BIG EAST) had its […]

Providence Holds Off St. John’s, 63-58

The St. John’s men’s basketball team whittled its deficit down to two on a pair of occasions in the final two minutes, but the Johnnies were unable to close the gap, falling to Providence, 63-58, on Wednesday at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. With the loss, the Red Storm fell to 12-6 with a 1-4 record […]