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

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 […]

St. John’s Statement on National Invitation Tournament

The St. John’s Athletic Department has informed the National Invitation Tournament committee of its request to remove the Red Storm Men’s Basketball team from consideration for the 2021 NIT Tournament in Frisco, Texas. St. John’s concludes a memorable 2020-21 season under second year Head Coach Mike Anderson with a 16-11 overall record and tied for fourth […]

St. John’s University Anderson, Alexander Claim Major BIG EAST Awards

On the eve of the Red Storm’s BIG EAST Tournament opener, Head Coach Mike Anderson and Posh Alexander have claimed major end-of-season awards from the conference.  Anderson has been named the BIG EAST Coach of the Year while Alexander has been announced as the BIG EAST Freshman of the Year. Anderson is the first St. John’s head man in […]

BIG EAST Conference honors St. John’s Players for fine Performances

A day after earning spots on All-BIG EAST teams, Posh Alexander and Julian Champagnie garnered additional recognition from the league on Monday, as Alexander shared BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year honors and Champagnie also shared Most Improved Player honors. Alexander shares his award with University of Connecticut’s Isaiah Whaley while Champagnie’s accolade is split with Xavier’s Zach […]

St. John’s Erases 18-Point Deficit, Downs Seton Hall, 81-71

The start was less than ideal.  The second half could not have gone better.    Trailing 18-0 with just over six minutes gone in the contest, the Red Storm outscored Seton Hall 81-53 the rest of the way, finishing the regular season with a 10-9 record in BIG EAST play and securing a top-five seed […]

Red Storm Men’s Basketball to Close Regular Season against Seton Hall on Saturday

 The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will close out its regular season on Saturday when it plays host to longtime BIG EAST rival Seton Hall at 7 p.m. inside Carnesecca Arena. The game will air live nationally on FS1 with Kevin Burkhardt and Jim Jackson on the call.  570 AM WMCA will carry the contest […]

Second Half Surge Sends St. John’s Men’s Basketball Past Providence

Trailing by 11 at the half, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team dominated the final 15 minutes of the contest to take down Providence, 81-67, on Wednesday at Carnesecca Arena. The victory marked the program’s 500th all-time inside the Johnnies’ on campus home which opened prior to the 1961-62 season. With the win, St. John’s (15-10, […]