Johnnies roughed up in city of brotherly love

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 23, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The St. John’s men’s basketball team lost out on the opportunity to bolster their NCAA Tournament résumé as they lost a heartbreaker to the No. 9 Villanova Wildcats 57-54 on Saturday afternoon. "It was a classic Big East... Read more »

Hoyas snap Johnnies’ historic streak

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

February 20, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Basketball

The St. John’s women’s basketball teams’ program-leading 11 game winning streak was snapped after a disappointing 60-57 loss on the road to Georgetown Tuesday night.  The Red Storm had a tough game all-around but poor free... Read more »

Johnnies sweep Bulldogs at the Garden

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 20, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

The St. John’s men’s basketball team looked like two totally different teams on Tuesday night as they had immense struggles in the first half but looked unstoppable in the... Read more »

Taste of their own medicine

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 17, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

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Pirate sweep

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 16, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports Scroll

The St. John’s men’s basketball had some luck on their side on Thursday night versus Seton Hall as the Red Storm struggled immensely on both sides of the ball but were able to pull out another nail biting victory versus the... Read more »

Eleven Heaven

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

February 16, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Basketball

The St. John’s women’s basketball team extended its program leading winning streak to 11-straight against Big East opponents with a 69-56 win over Villanova Saturday afternoon. No. 24 St. John’s (19-5, 12-1) relied on... Read more »

Ladies win record straight 10th conference game

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 13, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Basketball

The St. John’s women’s basketball team defeated the Providence Friars 85-65, as they became the first team in program history to win ten straight Big East games. “We understand that it’s a tough conference, which is... Read more »

Johnnies knock off Creighton

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 13, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

The St. John’s men’s basketball team got its first signature win to date on Sunday night at Madison Square Garden as it upset No. 12/12 Creighton 70-65 to notch its sixth win in its last seven games and third straight Big... Read more »

Jon on Johnnies: Take it outside

Jon Perez, Sports Editor

January 30, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

To say that St. John’s is the talk of the town this week would be a lie. In fact, to say that they’re the talk of the University would be a lie as well and I’m not a liar. The talk  this  week  is  about   what’s happening... Read more »

Grant’s late free throws give Red Storm six straight wins

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

January 30, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

The St. John’s women’s basketball team withstood another close matchup, escaping with a 66-63 victory over Big East opponent Georgetown Sunday night at Carnesecca Arena.  Since the calendar turned to 2014, the Red Storm... Read more »

Thar they go

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

January 24, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

St. John’s made Thursday night at Carnesecca much tougher than it had to be. It was a game that could have been a blow out with a 17 point lead, but the Red Storm struggled down the stretch to just hold on 77-76. The Red... Read more »

Nova’s late run ends Storm’s surge

Stephen Zitolo, Staff Writer

January 15, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The men’s basketball team was able to stick with the Villanova Wildcats for most of the afternoon, but they proved to be too much as the clock dwindled away and the Red Storm were defeated 74-67. “We thought we competed... Read more »