Tag Archive | Red Storm Men’s Basketball

St. John’s Earns Bid to the NCAA Tournament

 For the first time under the direction of Head Coach Chris Mullin, the St. John’s men’s basketball team is heading to The Big Dance. Following a regular season that saw the Johnnies record 21 victories, the team heard its name called during the final region revealed during Sunday night’s Selection Show.  The Red Storm’s NCAA Tournament […]

Marquette Pulls Away from St. John’s, 86-54

Having already defeated the No. 23 Golden Eagles twice this season, the St. John’s men’s basketball team failed to make it three in a row on Thursday night, falling to Marquette, 86-54, in the quarterfinals of the BIG EAST Tournament at Madison Square Garden. The Red Storm (21-12) trailed by just six with 15 minutes […]

St. John’s Battles Back to Top No. 13/13 Villanova at Madison Square Garden

Trailing the defending national champions by as many as 19 in the first half, the St. John’s men’s basketball team completed one of the most thrilling comebacks in the history of the program, knocking off No. 13/13 Villanova, 71-65, in front of a sold-out crowd at Madison Square Garden. The win, the Red Storm’s third […]

St. John’s Knocks Off No. 10/9 Marquette in Milwaukee

After a furious second half rally gave Marquette its first lead in 38 minutes with just 32 seconds to go, the St. John’s men’s basketball team used a clutch bucket from Shamorie Ponds and a spectacular defensive effort from Mustapha Heron to hang on and defeat No. 10/9 Marquette, 70-69, at Fiserv Forum on Tuesday night. With his team […]

Shamorie Ponds Named to Late Season Watch List for Wooden Award

St. John’s guard Shamorie Ponds continues to receive national recognition for his outstanding play this season, finding a spot on the Late Season Top 20 Watch List for the John R. Wooden Award. Presented by the Los Angeles Athletic Club and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, the Wooden Award recognizes the top player […]

St. John’s Concludes Road Swing at No. 10/9 Marquette

The St. John’s men’s basketball team will look to end its longest road trip of the season on a high note when it takes on the No. 10/9 Marquette Golden Eagles on Tuesday night in Milwaukee. Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. ET on FS1 with Jason Kutcher and Bill Raftery on the call. The […]

Shamorie Ponds Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

For the sixth time this season, Shamorie Ponds has found a spot on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll, it was announced this morning by the conference office. Ponds, who has also twice been named the BIG EAST Player of Week in 2018-19, averaged 18.5 points to go along with 6.0 assists, 5.5 rebounds and […]