Tag Archive | St. John’s Athletics

Shamorie Ponds Earns Spot on BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

 For the fifth time this season, Shamorie Ponds has earned a spot on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll, it was announced today by the league office. Ponds, a two-time BIG EAST Player of the Week on the year, averaged 21.0 points, 3.5 assists and 2.5 steals per game during a 1-1 week for the Johnnies. After […]

DePaul Downs No. 24/23 St. John’s, 79-71

Playing without the services of Shamorie Ponds, the No. 24/23 St. John’s men’s basketball team failed to fend off DePaul on its home floor, dropping a 79-71 decision to the Blue Demons at Carnesecca Arena. Trailing by just one at the half, St. John’s (14-3, 2-3 BIG EAST) saw the Blue Demons pull away on the […]

No. 24/23 St. John’s Heads to Villanova

Nationally ranked for the first time in four years, the No. 24/23 St. John’s Red Storm will face another early conference test on Tuesday night, traveling to Villanova for a showdown with the defending national champions. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. on FS1 with Gus Johnson and Bill Raftery on the call from the […]

Shamorie Ponds Named the BIG EAST Player of the Week

After anchoring the St. John’s men’s basketball team to a pair of early conference victories, Shamorie Ponds has been named the BIG EAST Player of the Week, it was announced today by the conference office. Ponds, who also won the league’s player of the week award on Nov. 26 and has been named to the […]

Preview and Video for St. John’s v Marquette

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team (12-9, 2-6 BIG EAST) have been historically known to get into a bit of a hot stretch under Fourth Year Head Coach Steve Lavin in the second half of play. Lavin who said from the beginning he felt that February would be the month his team would start to […]

Preview and Video for St. John’s v Seton Hall

It has been a rough stretch for the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team (10-8, 0-5 BIG EAST) who has the 33rd-toughest schedule in the nation. Three of St. John’s losses have come to teams rated in the RPI’s top six, including a neutral game versus Wisconsin (RPI No. 5, 16-2) and games at The Garden […]