Tag Archive | Phil Greene IV

St. John’s to Participate in 2020 NIT Season Tip-Off

The St. John’s men’s basketball team won’t have to travel far to take part in one of the nation’s premier early-season tournaments next fall, as the Red Storm has been selected to compete in the 2020 NIT Season Tip-Off, it was officially announced this afternoon. The NIT Season Tip-Off, which will be held for a […]

Sir’Dominic Pointer Named 2015 Haggerty Award Winner; Harrison Selected First Team All-Met and Greene IV Earns Third Team Honors

The Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association’s prestigious Haggerty Award will go to a St. John’s student-athlete for the second straight year. Sir’Dominic Pointer was named New York City’s collegiate player of the year on Wednesday, becoming the 22nd player in program history to receive the award which is named in honor of St. John’s basketball and baseball star […]

St. John’s and Steve Lavin Mutually Agree to Part Ways

St. John’s Director of Athletics Chris Monasch announced Friday that Steve Lavin and the University have mutually agreed to part ways after five seasons leading the men’s basketball program. A national search for his successor is underway. “Coach Lavin returned high expectations to our men’s basketball program and represented St. John’s in a positive way,” said Monasch. “We appreciate […]

No. 9 St. John’s Meets No. 8 San Diego State in NCAA Tournament Second Round

One of the winningest programs in college basketball history, the St. John’s Red Storm returns to the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championships for the second time in the last five years. St. John’s (21-11) makes its 28th appearance in the “Big Dance” as a No. 9 seed and will square off with No. 8 seed San […]

St. John’s Stumbles, Falls to Providence in Big East Tourney

The St. John’s Red Storm saw their chances of winning a Big East Tournament title end early with a disappointing 74-57 loss to Providence Thursday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. The loss dropped St. John’s record for the season to 21-11. The Red Storm struggled to score throughout the game. After jumping out to an […]

BIG EAST Tournament next stop for St John’s MBB

The St John’s Men’s Basketball team (21-10, 10-8 BIG EAST) are heading to the BIG EAST Tournament in a familiar setting of Madison Square Garden. Currently the team is in the No. 5 in the Tournament and is set to take on No. 4 Providence (21-10, 11-7). It is the second-straight year these two will […]

St. John’s MBB Visits No. 4/4 Villanova for Marquee BIG EAST Showdown

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team wraps up the 2014-15 regular-season Saturday in Philadelphia against No. 4/4 Villanova (28-2, 15-2) at the Wells Fargo Center. Winning seven of the past eight games, the Red Storm looks for another signature victory to bolster a postseason resume that already features five RPI Top 50 wins. St. John’s […]