Tag Archive | University of Connecticut

New York Liberty Name Ashley Battle TV Color Analyst on YES Network

As part of the New York Liberty’s 25th anniversary season, the team announced today that former player Ashley Battle has been named color analyst on YES Network, the official regional TV partner of the New York Liberty. “When it came to securing special talent to represent us on YES Network, it was imperative that we find […]

Dawn Staley to Lead Experienced Staff into 2021 AmeriCup Action

2018-21 USA Basketball Women’s National Team head coach Dawn Staley has been tabbed to head up the 2021 USA AmeriCup Team coaching staff as the USA looks to earn a second-straight gold medal at the FIBA Americas event. Staley, who recently led her University of South Carolina team to the 2021 NCAA Final Four, will be assisted […]

BIG EAST Conference Tournament Continues to Thrill as Championship Day is Among Us

The BIG EAST Conference Tournament has been a thrilling one as some of the best teams in the Country have all been fighting for an opportunity to showcase their talent in the NCAA Tournament. Upsets abound at Madison Square Garden, in the action on Thursday as Georgetown was able to defeat Villanova by a final […]

DePaul speeds by Providence in BIG EAST Tournament, 70-62

The BIG EAST Tournament had three thrilling games, and all featuring action packed and non-stop basketball. In the Tournament held at Madison Square Garden, saw two upsets, the second that saw No. 11 DePaul speeding by No. 6 Providence by a final of 70-62. Leading the way for DePaul was Charlie Moore and Javon Freeman-Liberty […]

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 […]

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 Women’s Basketball Falls to UConn, 77-41, in BIG EAST Quarterfinals

The No. 1/1 Connecticut Huskies defeated St. John’s, 77-41, in the quarterfinal round of the BIG EAST Tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday afternoon. BIG EAST Player and Freshman of the Year Paige Bueckers led the way for the Huskies in scoring, finishing with 17 points on 7-of-16 shooting from the floor. Two other […]