Johnson dominates intrasquad scrimmage

Carmine Carcieri, Assistant Sports Editor
November 4, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Behind an impressive performance from graduate transfer and former Pittsburgh Panther Durand Johnson, the White team defeated the Red team, 84-72, in the Johnnies’ first Red and White Scrimmage at Carnesecca Arena under new head coach Chris Mullin. Johnson (White) scored 32 points, shot 11-of-17 from the field, ... Read more »

Tip-off: A New Beginning

Tip-off: A New Beginning

Wilson Sy, Staff Writer
October 21, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Red Storm kicked off the start of basketball season at Tip-Off on Friday. The annual celebration brought together thousands of students to cheer on the men’s basketball team in support for the  start of the season.  It was a night filled with contests and giveaways to promote school spirit. The first 1,00... Read more »

Mullin Reaffirms Plan At Big East Media Day

Mullin Reaffirms Plan At Big East Media Day

Brandon Mauk, Digital Sports Manager
October 21, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Just like the good old days, Chris Mullin was the biggest draw at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday. He wasn’t there to talk about the good old days, though. He was all about business in his first season at his second go-around at St. John’s. The St. John’s legend made his first appearance at Bi... Read more »

Dribble for the Cure raises record-breaking $100k

Dribble for the Cure raises record-breaking $100k

Wilson Sy, Staff Writer
September 30, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The St. John’s men’s and women’s basketball teams joined forces Saturday morning, Sept. 28 with the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) for the fifth­ annual St. John’s Dribble for the Cure. The event welcomed several hundred members of the SJU community and both programs helped raised... Read more »

The New Guys: A changing of the guard for men’s basketball

Brandon Mauk and Carmine Carcieri, Digital Sports Manager and Staff Writer
September 8, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Sports Scroll

Chris Mullin had a very busy summer. The roster for St John’s basketball underwent as much turnover as its coaching staff did. Only three lettermen from last season have returned for the 2015-16 season. Nevertheless, the Red Storm added four transfer students and five freshman signees to the team.... Read more »

Where are they now?

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer
April 15, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Featured Athlete, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Men's Basketball, Men's Soccer, Sports, Women's Basketball

St. John’s has produced some tremendous student-athletes that have vaulted their way into the public, turning their favorite sport into a career. Kieran McArdle, Moe Harkless, Nadirah McKenith and Tim Parker are the latest to make headlines for the Red Storm. Former St. John’s lacrosse attacker... Read more »

Mullin recruiting up a storm

Mullin recruiting up a storm

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor
April 15, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Home Scroll, Men's Basketball, Sports

Two weeks ago, when Chris Mullin was introduced as the 20th men’s basketball head coach, he made a promise to the fans and the media in attendance: the recruiting process would start immediately after the press conference for himself and newly hired assistant Matt Abdelmassih. He wasn’t lying,... Read more »

St. John’s blown out by Providence in quarterfinals of Big East tournament.

Wilson Sy, Staff Writer
March 16, 2015
Filed under Basketball, March Madness, Men's Basketball

St. John’s blown out by Providence in quarter-finals of Big East tournament. For the fourth consecutive year, the St. John’s Basketball team is one-and-done in the Big East Tournament. The senior class finished their conference tournament careers winless. Due to the lack of energy and a season-low... Read more »

Villanova beats Xavier to clinch Big East title

Wilson Sy, Staff Writer
March 16, 2015
Filed under Basketball, March Madness, Men's Basketball

With a total of 10 teams in the Big-East Conference, the Villanova Wildcats are 2015 Big-East basketball champions by dominating Xavier 69-52 on Saturday night (3.14) at Madison Square Garden. Head coach Jay Wright earned his first ever conference tournament championship while Villanova earned their... Read more »

Red Storm have eyes set on NCAA tourney after 21-10 season

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor
March 11, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Scrollbox, March Madness, Men's Basketball

It didn’t come easy, but it has finally happened after four years of waiting for the St. John’s men’s basketball team. There have been flashes over the last three and a half years of how good the Red Storm can be, but they always seemed to fall short. This year was different. They knew they had... Read more »

Red Storm down Butler at Hinkle

Reza Moreno, Staff Writer
March 2, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Scrollbox, March Madness, Women's Basketball

The women’s basketball team is really giving it their all with 11 wins out of seventeen conference games, and being ranked 3rd in conference. The Red Storm turned around from their last lost against Butler in the beginning of January by winning 60-49, achieving their 20th overall win for the 2014-2015... Read more »

Johnnies down Georgetown on senior day at MSG

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer
March 2, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Scrollbox, March Madness, Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

Back in 2011, new head coach Steve Lavin landed his first recruiting class that consisted of highly talented prospects, Sir’Dominic Pointer, D’Angelo Harrison and Phil Greene. The group has gone through their fare share of ups-and-downs, but through the years they have created an unspeakable bond... Read more »