Tag Archive | St. John’s Men’s Basketball

St. John’s Men’s Basketball edged out by Villanova

It was a tightly contested battle between the St. John’s University and Villanova University Men’s Basketball team. When the final buzzer sounded it was the Wildcats having a 57-49 victory in NCAA action at Madison Square Garden on Friday night. Helping to lead the way for St. John’s was Joel Soriano who had 14 points […]

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 Rolls Past LIU, 95-68

Five Johnnies recorded double-figures, including a game-high 18 points from Andre Curbelo, as the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team improved to 8-0 with a 95-68 victory over LIU (1-5) on Tuesday in Queens. Posh Alexander registered 12 points and a game-high eight assists while Joel Soriano recorded his NCAA-leading seventh double-double with 16 points and 10 boards. St. John’s shot […]

Joel Soriano Named BIG EAST Player of the Week

After helping the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team to three wins over Temple, Syracuse and Niagara, Red Storm senior Joel Soriano has been named the BIG EAST Player of the Week on Monday. It is the second straight week Soriano has earned recognition by the league office, as the 6-foot-11 center was selected to the BIG EAST […]

Joel Soriano Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

 St. John’s senior center Joel Soriano has been named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll, it was announced by the conference office on Monday. Soriano averaged 13.0 points while recording team-highs with 11.5 rebounds and 2.0 blocks to help lead St. John’s (4-0) to wins over Central Connecticut State and Nebraska. The Yonkers native also shot […]

St. John’s to Open Season on Monday Night Against Merrimack

 The 116th season of St. John’s Men’s Basketball will officially kick off on Monday when the Red Storm welcomes Merrimack to Queens. Tip-off from Carnesecca Arena is set for 6:45 p.m.  For the second straight year, FS1 will air BIG EAST Opening Night Tip-Off with live look-ins at the eight games featuring BIG EAST teams on […]

St. John’s Downs Southern New Hampshire, 82-41, in Final Exhibition

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team rolled to an 82-41 victory over Southern New Hampshire on Saturday at Carnesecca Arena in the Red Storm’s final exhibition of the preseason. Six Johnnies notched double figures, including a game-high 14 points from senior center Joel Soriano. Montez Mathis finished with 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting and sank three 3-pointers. Posh […]