Tag Archive | Mike Anderson

St. John’s University Releases Schedule and about to Unveil Lou Carnesecca Statue

The St. John’s Athletics Department had two big announcements for their followers recently. First up the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team released their non-conference schedule on Wednesday, which features December home matchups against Kansas and Pittsburgh. Entering his third year at the helm of the Red Storm, the reigning BIG EAST Coach of the Year […]

St. John’s To Host Kansas For First Basketball Game At Brand New UBS Arena

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will play the first-ever basketball game at the brand new UBS Arena when the Johnnies host Kansas as part of the 2021 BIG EAST-Big 12 Battle. Originally scheduled for Dec. 2, the contest has been moved to Friday, Dec. 3, at the state-of-the-art facility currently being constructed at Belmont […]

St. John’s University Extends Contract of Mike Anderson

After leading the Red Storm to its best finish in BIG EAST play in more than half a decade, Head Coach Mike Anderson has received a contract extension from St. John’s University that will keep the 2021 BIG EAST Coach of the Year in New York through at least the 2026-27 season.  “We are excited to have […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Signs Montez Mathis

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team has added another talent in Rutgers transfer Montez Mathis, Head Coach Mike Anderson announced recently. Mathis, a Baltimore native, played in 90 games and made 67 starts during a three-year career at Rutgers and will have two years of collegiate eligibility remaining.  He helped lead the Scarlet Knights to an overall record […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Signs Joel Soriano

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Head Coach Mike Anderson has announced the addition of Joel Soriano to the Red Storm’s roster for the 2021-22 campaign. Soriano, a 6-foot-11, 250-pound Yonkers product, comes to the Red Storm after spending two seasons at Fordham, where he established a reputation as one the most promising front-court talents in the region. Soriano has three […]

Aaron Wheeler Commits to the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team

 St. John’s University Men’s Basketball Head Coach Mike Anderson announced the signing of another experienced talent to the Red Storm roster on Tuesday, as Purdue graduate transfer Aaron Wheeler has committed to St. John’s for the 2021-22 season. Wheeler, a highly touted recruit out of Brewster Academy in 2017, spent the last four years at Purdue, but will have […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Adds Stef Smith as a Graduate Transfer

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball program announced on Monday the addition of former Vermont star Stef Smith as a graduate transfer for the 2021-22 season. Smith, a two-time all-league selection who won four America East Regular Season Championships in as many seasons with the Catamounts, will utilize the universal extra year of eligibility granted by […]