Tag Archive | St. Johns University

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 University Julian Champagnie Enters NBA Draft Process

Following a breakout sophomore season with the St. John’s University Men’s Basketball team , Julian Champagnie has announced he will enter the NBA Draft process. The 6-foot-8, 220-pound wing intends to take all the necessary steps to maintain his eligibility should he choose to return to college for his junior season. “After long thought and […]

St. John’s Julian Champagnie Named to USBWA All-District Team

St. John’s sophomore Julian Champagnie has been recognized by the United States Basketball Writers Association, as the Brooklyn native was named to the USBWA All-District II Team on Tuesday. Champagnie was one of nine BIG EAST players and one of only two underclassmen from the conference to earn USBWA All-District honors. An All-BIG EAST First Team selection […]

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 Men’s Basketball Falls in Overtime to Seton Hall, 77-69, in BIG EAST Quarterfinals

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball fell to Seton Hall in overtime, 77-69, in the quarterfinal round of the BIG EAST Tournament on Thursday afternoon. The fourth-seeded Red Storm (16-11) shot just 2-of-9 from the floor in overtime, including an 0-for-5 effort from three.  On the game, St. John’s shot 32.9 percent from the floor and […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Open BIG EAST Tournament Play on Thursday against Seton Hall

After finishing with a winning record in conference play for the first time in more than half a decade, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will begin BIG EAST Tournament action on Thursday when it faces off against Seton Hall at 3 p.m. inside Madison Square Garden. The quarterfinal matchup between the fourth-seeded Red Storm […]

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 […]