Tag Archive | St. Johns University

St. John’s Cracks the AP Top-25, Checks in at No. 24

Fresh off back-to-back BIG EAST victories, including a win over No. 16/18 Marquette, the St. John’s men’s basketball team has earned a national ranking for the first time in more than four years.  The Johnnies broke into the Associated Press Poll at no. 24, garnering a total of 221 points. St. John’s (14-1, 2-1 BIG […]

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 […]

St. John’s University Earns Eight Awards at NACMA ‘Best of Awards’ Ceremony

For the second-straight year, the St. John’s Athletic Department led all NCAA Division I programs with eight ‘Best of Awards’ from the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA), as announced Saturday at the organization’s annual awards ceremony. The Red Storm earned recognition in the categories of Digital Promotion, Digital Video Segment, Intro Video, Promotional […]

Orioles Select St. John’s Kevin Magee in Ninth Round of 2018 MLB Draft

On the heels of a standout senior season that saw him lead the Johnnies to their ninth BIG EAST title, Kevin Magee was selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the ninth round of the 2018 MLB Draft. Magee was the 11th player selected in the round and the 265th player picked overall. The Pompton Lakes, […]

Amar Alibegovic Earns Pre-Selection To Bosnia and Herzegovina National Team

St. John’s basketball alumnus Amar Alibegovic has been named to the preliminary list of players that will represent Bosnia and Herzegovina at the European World Cup Qualifiers later this month. The 6-foot-9 forward is among 24 candidates who will compete for the national team with the hopes of qualifying for the 2019 FIBA World Cup […]

St. John’s Paired with Vanderbilt for Opening Game of Maui Invitational

The St. John’s men’s basketball program will open the 2015 Maui Jim Maui Invitational against Vanderbilt on Nov. 23 as revealed Tuesday with the official bracket for the 32nd annual event. All 12 contests of the Maui Invitational Championship Round at Lahaina Civic Center will be televised nationally by the ESPN family of networks. Making […]

St. John’s Names Chris Mullin Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Thirty years after leading St. John’s to the highest point in program history with an appearance in the 1985 Final Four, Chris Mullin is returning home. Director of Athletics Chris Monasch announced on Tuesday that the Naismith Memorial Hall of Famer and St. John’s basketball legend has been named the 20th head coach in the University’s storied 107-year men’s […]