Tag Archive | Mustapha Heron

St. John’s Begins Critical Road Swing at Creighton

Looking to snap a two-game skid, the St. John’s men’s basketball team will begin its longest and toughest road swing of the season when the team heads to Omaha for a Wednesday night test against Creighton. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. ET on FS1 with Vince Welch and Nick Bahe on the call from […]

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 […]

Late St. John’s Surge Falls Short at Butler, 80-71

Playing in one of college basketball’s toughest environments, St. John’s cut a 22-point second half deficit to just four in the final minute of play, but proved unable to completely close the gap, falling to Butler, 80-71, at Hinkle Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon. St. John’s (15-4, 3-4 BIG EAST) outscored Butler 24-8 down the stretch […]

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 […]

No. 24/23 St. John’s Heads to Villanova

Nationally ranked for the first time in four years, the No. 24/23 St. John’s Red Storm will face another early conference test on Tuesday night, traveling to Villanova for a showdown with the defending national champions. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. on FS1 with Gus Johnson and Bill Raftery on the call from the […]

Johnnies Win Overtime Thriller, 97-94 at Georgetown

An exclamation point punctuates the latest chapter in the long and storied rivalry between St. John’s and Georgetown, as Shamorie Ponds scored 37 points to lead the Red Storm past the Hoyas, 97-94, in overtime at Capital One Arena on Saturday afternoon. The Red Storm’s win marked the program’s first against Georgetown in the nation’s […]

St. John’s Cruises Past Sacred Heart, 104-82

The St. John’s men’s basketball team improved to 12-0 with its most productive offensive outing in years, downing Sacred Heart, 104-82, at Carnesecca Arena. Off to the program’s best start since the 1982-83 squad won 14-straight to start the year, the Red Storm is one of just five unbeaten teams remaining in the nation. The […]