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... 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... 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... 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... 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... Read more »

Creighton’s Hot Start Down’s St. John’s 75-50

Wilson Sy, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Creighton came out of the gate in Carnesecca Arena on a 22-4 outburst and never looked back. The Bluejays shot nearly 60 percent from the floor in the opening half along with shooting over 63 percent from three-point territory... Read more »

Men’s Basketball falls on the road at 22nd-ranked Butler, 85-62

Troy Mauriello, Staff Writer

February 4, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

An extremely slow start and poor interior defense were enough to sink the St. John’s men’s basketball team at Butler in Hinkle Fieldhouse on Tuesday night, as they fell on the road against the Bulldogs 85-62.   “We... Read more »

Obepka and defense lead Red Storm to win over Long Beach State

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

December 23, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

St. John’s knocked off Long Beach State, 66-49, on Monday night at Carnesecca Arena to improve to 10-1 on the season. Chris Obekpa was the star of the game for the Johnnies as he produced 16 points, grabbed 8 rebounds and blocked... Read more »

Johnnies are comeback kids in victory over St. Mary’s

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

December 22, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Despite trailing by as many as 16 points, St. John’s was able to fight off St. Mary’s to win 53 to 47 at Carnesecca Arena on Friday. D’Angelo Harrison led the team with 21 points and Sir’Dominic Pointer was an X-factor,... Read more »

Johnnies show no signs of slowing down as they beat Fairleigh Dickinson

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

December 12, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

With a brand new ranking to their name, St. John’s returned to home to knock off Fairleigh Dickinson, 74-52, at Carnesecca Arena Wednesday night. D’Angelo Harrison was the spark for the Johnnies as he put up 26 points in a... Read more »

St. John’s storms past Cuse’ in Carrier Dome

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

December 8, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

For the first time since 1999, St. John’s beat Syracuse 69-57 at the Carrier Dome. Phil Greene was the savior for the Johnnies as he scored 13 points in the final four minutes including 11 straight points at one point. D’Angelo... Read more »