Tag Archive | Posh Alexander

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Falls in Overtime to Seton Hall, 77-69, in BIG EAST Quarterfinals

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball fell to Seton Hall in overtime, 77-69, in the quarterfinal round of the BIG EAST Tournament on Thursday afternoon. The fourth-seeded Red Storm (16-11) shot just 2-of-9 from the floor in overtime, including an 0-for-5 effort from three.  On the game, St. John’s shot 32.9 percent from the floor and […]

St. John’s University Anderson, Alexander Claim Major BIG EAST Awards

On the eve of the Red Storm’s BIG EAST Tournament opener, Head Coach Mike Anderson and Posh Alexander have claimed major end-of-season awards from the conference.  Anderson has been named the BIG EAST Coach of the Year while Alexander has been announced as the BIG EAST Freshman of the Year. Anderson is the first St. John’s head man in […]

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 […]

St. John’s University Champagnie Tabbed to All-BIG EAST First Team, Alexander Unanimous All-Freshman Selection

After leading the Red Storm to its best finish in the regular season conference standings in more than two decades, Julian Champagnie and Posh Alexander have been recognized by the BIG EAST for their efforts.  Champagnie, the top scorer in the conference, was named to the All-BIG EAST First Team while Alexander, the league leader in steals, was unanimously […]

St. John’s Erases 18-Point Deficit, Downs Seton Hall, 81-71

The start was less than ideal.  The second half could not have gone better.    Trailing 18-0 with just over six minutes gone in the contest, the Red Storm outscored Seton Hall 81-53 the rest of the way, finishing the regular season with a 10-9 record in BIG EAST play and securing a top-five seed […]

Red Storm Men’s Basketball to Close Regular Season against Seton Hall on Saturday

 The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will close out its regular season on Saturday when it plays host to longtime BIG EAST rival Seton Hall at 7 p.m. inside Carnesecca Arena. The game will air live nationally on FS1 with Kevin Burkhardt and Jim Jackson on the call.  570 AM WMCA will carry the contest […]

Second Half Surge Sends St. John’s Men’s Basketball Past Providence

Trailing by 11 at the half, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team dominated the final 15 minutes of the contest to take down Providence, 81-67, on Wednesday at Carnesecca Arena. The victory marked the program’s 500th all-time inside the Johnnies’ on campus home which opened prior to the 1961-62 season. With the win, St. John’s (15-10, […]