Tag Archive | Red Storm Men’s Basketball

St. John’s To Host Kansas For First Basketball Game At Brand New UBS Arena

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will play the first-ever basketball game at the brand new UBS Arena when the Johnnies host Kansas as part of the 2021 BIG EAST-Big 12 Battle. Originally scheduled for Dec. 2, the contest has been moved to Friday, Dec. 3, at the state-of-the-art facility currently being constructed at Belmont […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Incoming Freshman Rafael Pinzon to Compete for Puerto Rico’s U19 World Cup Team

 Before beginning his collegiate career with the Red Storm in the fall, St. John’s freshman Rafael Pinzon will compete on the international stage this summer with the Puerto Rican national team when it travels to Latvia for the U19 World Cup. Pinzon, who starred at Long Island Lutheran High School alongside St. John’s teammate Drissa Traore, will headline […]

St. John’s University star Julian Champagnie Accepts Invitation to NBA Combine

Following an outstanding sophomore season for the St. John’s University Men’s Basketball team, Julian Champagnie has accepted an invitation to participate in the Microsoft Surface NBA Draft Combine, which is set to begin on June 21 in Chicago.  At the combine, players will interview with NBA teams and participate in five-on-five games.  Prospects will also undergo shooting, […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball stars Alexander, Champagnie Garner All-Met Honors

 After leading the Red Storm to its first winning BIG EAST record in more than half a decade, St. John’s standouts Posh Alexander and Julian Champagnie have been recognized by the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association for their efforts.  Alexander was named the All-Met Rookie of the Year while both he and Champagnie earned spots on the All-Met First Team. […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Signs Montez Mathis

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team has added another talent in Rutgers transfer Montez Mathis, Head Coach Mike Anderson announced recently. Mathis, a Baltimore native, played in 90 games and made 67 starts during a three-year career at Rutgers and will have two years of collegiate eligibility remaining.  He helped lead the Scarlet Knights to an overall record […]

Aaron Wheeler Commits to the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team

 St. John’s University Men’s Basketball Head Coach Mike Anderson announced the signing of another experienced talent to the Red Storm roster on Tuesday, as Purdue graduate transfer Aaron Wheeler has committed to St. John’s for the 2021-22 season. Wheeler, a highly touted recruit out of Brewster Academy in 2017, spent the last four years at Purdue, but will have […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Adds Stef Smith as a Graduate Transfer

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball program announced on Monday the addition of former Vermont star Stef Smith as a graduate transfer for the 2021-22 season. Smith, a two-time all-league selection who won four America East Regular Season Championships in as many seasons with the Catamounts, will utilize the universal extra year of eligibility granted by […]