Tag Archive | Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

Prime Video and WNBA Announce All-Star Broadcast Team for 2022 WNBA Commissioner’s Cup

Prime Video and the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) announced their on-air broadcast team for the second annual WNBA Commissioner’s Cup Championship Game presented by Coinbase, airing exclusively on Prime Video on Tuesday, July 26 at 8:30 p.m. ET. Emmy-winners Sarah Kustok and Michael Grady will serve as analyst and play-by-play announcer, while Naismith Memorial Basketball […]

St. John’s Junior Julian Champagnie Named to Watch List for the Julius Erving Award

St. John’s junior wing Julian Champagnie has been chosen as one of the 10 candidates named to the watch list for the Julius Erving Award, presented annually by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame to the top small forward in the nation. Champagnie earned selection to this prestigious list of finalists after solidifying a reputation as […]

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 […]

Grant Hill Selected to Succeed Jerry Colangelo as USA Basketball Men’s National Team Managing Director

Olympic gold medalist and 19-year NBA standout Grant Hill has been approved by the USA Basketball Board of Directors as the next managing director of the USA Men’s National Team. Hill will succeed current managing director Jerry Colangelo after the Tokyo Olympics. “It is a tremendous honor to serve as managing director of USA Basketball’s Men’s National Team. I […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Open BIG EAST Tournament Play on Thursday against Seton Hall

After finishing with a winning record in conference play for the first time in more than half a decade, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will begin BIG EAST Tournament action on Thursday when it faces off against Seton Hall at 3 p.m. inside Madison Square Garden. The quarterfinal matchup between the fourth-seeded Red Storm […]

BIG EAST Conference honors St. John’s Players for fine Performances

A day after earning spots on All-BIG EAST teams, Posh Alexander and Julian Champagnie garnered additional recognition from the league on Monday, as Alexander shared BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year honors and Champagnie also shared Most Improved Player honors. Alexander shares his award with University of Connecticut’s Isaiah Whaley while Champagnie’s accolade is split with Xavier’s Zach […]

Roman Legends Classic presented by Old Trapper Schedule Update

Gazelle Group today announced a schedule update to the Roman Legends Classic presented by Old Trapper. Due to COVID issues related to their team, Vanderbilt will not be playing in the event. Games will now be played in a “Showcase” format rather than a “bracketed” format The complete schedule is as follows (all times ET): […]