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St. John’s Men’s Basketball Pulls Away from La Salle to Clinch Lapchick Tournament Title

 After squeaking out a one-point victory against Saint Peter’s the night before, the St. John’s men’s basketball team provided no such drama on Thursday afternoon, downing La Salle, 82-65, to improve to 2-0 on the season and win The Lapchick Tournament title. The pressure defense for which Head Coach Mike Anderson is so well known was on […]

St. John’s to Open Season with Saint Peter’s on Wednesday Night

Following the most unorthodox offseason imaginable, the 2020-21 St. John’s Men’s Basketball season is set to finally tip off on Wednesday night when the Red Storm welcomes Saint Peter’s to Carnesecca Arena. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. on FS2 and AM 970 The Answer. Pat O’Keefe and Tarik Turner will handle the broadcast duties […]

Sky Blue Signs Three Players to Short-Term Contracts

Sky Blue FC has signed midfielder Nicole Baxter, defender Cassidy Benintente, and midfielder Jennifer Cudjoe to short-term contracts. Per team and league policies, further details were not disclosed. Cassidy Benintente joins Sky Blue’s roster after several successful years in Europe. She spent 2019 in Sweden playing for Asarums IF FK in the Elitettan Division. Prior […]

LJ Figueroa Announces Intent to Enter NBA Draft

St. John’s junior wing LJ Figueroa announced Saturday his intention to submit his name for consideration in the 2020 NBA Draft. The Lawrence, Mass., native will not hire an agent in order to preserve the option to return to Queens for his final season of eligibility after completing an evaluation process with league executives. “These […]