Tag Archive | Mass.

MMA fighter Kastriot “Slaughterhouse” Xhema to make pro boxing debut Mar. 20 on “Fight Night In Framingham” card

Mixed-martial-arts fighter Kastriot “Slaughterhouse” Xhema, fighting out of Greenwich, Connecticut, will make his pro boxing debut against another MMA fighter, Brazil-native Saul “The Spider” Almeida (0-10-3, 20-11 in MMA), Friday night, March 20, on the “Fight Night In Framingham” card at Sheraton Framingham Hotel in Framingham, Massachusetts. The first pro boxing event ever in Framingham, […]

St. John’s Starts Midwest Swing at Marquette

The St. John’s men’s basketball game will look to snap a two-game slide when it begins a Midwest swing at Marquette on Tuesday night. The contest is set to tip at 9 p.m. ET on FS1 with Kevin Kugler and Tim Miles on the call from Fiserv Forum. The game can also be heard on […]

LJ Figueroa Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

After leading the Red Storm to an undefeated week with a win over No. 16/17 Arizona in San Francisco, LJ Figueroa has been named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor for the second straight week. Figueroa’s selection to the five-person honor roll came on the heels of a banner week for the conference. Beginning with […]

LJ Figueroa Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

After needing just 24 minutes of action to record 23 points against Brown on Tuesday at Carnesecca Arena, LJ Figueroa has earned a spot on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for the first time this season, it was announced on Monday afternoon by the league office. Figueroa, a junior from Lawrence, Mass., shot 7-of-16 […]

St. John’s Downs Central Connecticut, 87-57

The St. John’s men’s basketball team notched its second-straight 30-point victory, as the Johnnies rallied past Central Connecticut State, 87-57, on Saturday at Carnesecca Arena. Mustapha Heron erupted for 30 points, shooting 10-of-15 from the floor while burying a career-high six three-pointers to help the Red Storm improve to 2-0 on the campaign. LJ Figueroa […]