Tag Archive | Red Storm Men's Basketball

St. John’s University Welcomes Rick Pitino as Head Coach of the Men’s Basketball Program

Being from New York and sitting in front of the members of the media one can only imagine the emotions that were going through the mind of one Rick Pitino, who sat at Madison Square Garden as now the Head Coach of the St. John’s Men’s Basketball program. It must have only been yesterday that […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball begins Rick Pitino Era

When it comes time for looking for Basketball Coaches, a program makes sure that they find someone who can guide their student-athletes, connect with them in a way that can ensure their success both on and off the court and leave a legacy within that program. St. John’s University was able to find just that […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball falls to No. 22/25 Xavier, 84-79

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team dropped its first game of the season at Carnesecca Arena on Wednesday, falling 84-79 to No. 22/25 Xavier (11-3, 3-0). David Jones led four Johnnies in double figures with 19 points to go with 10 rebounds for his fourth double-double of the season. Joel Soriano and Montez Mathis each scored 14 points while Posh Alexander added […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Face Florida State in Orange Bowl Basketball Classic

 The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will wrap up non-conference action on Saturday in the Sunshine State, taking on Florida State as part of the Orange Bowl Basketball Classic in Sunrise, Fla. The Red Storm and Seminoles are the second game of a doubleheader at FLA Live Arena that also features Missouri and UCF. St. […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Tops New Hampshire, 64-51

 David Jones and Joel Soriano finished with double-doubles in the same game for the third time this season, lifting the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team to a 64-51 victory over New Hampshire (3-6, 0-0) on Saturday inside Carnesecca Arena. Now standing 10-1 overall, St. John’s has matched the program’s second-best start through 11 games in the last three […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Downs DePaul, 86-67, in BIG EAST Opener

Joel Soriano registered his NCAA-leading eighth double-double, finishing with 17 points and 14 boards, to help lead the St. John’s men’s basketball team to an 86-67 victory over DePaul (5-4, 0-1) in its BIG EAST opener on Wednesday. With the wire-to-wire victory, St. John’s has won seven-straight at Carnesecca Arena this season and improves to 9-1 […]

St. John’s Hosts DePaul in BIG EAST Opener on Wednesday

 The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team looks to bounce back from a hard-fought setback at then-No. 23/23 Iowa State when the Johnnies open BIG EAST action against DePaul on Wednesday at Carnesecca Arena. Tip-off is slated for 6:30 p.m. on FS1 with Dave Sims and Jim Spanarkel on the call from Queens. An audio broadcast […]