Bubble pressure on as Red Storm prepare for conference tourney

Kieran Lynch, Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Heading into the Big East tournament, the No. 5-seeded St. John’s men’s basketball team is keenly aware of its place on the NCAA bubble – and how quickly its chances can go from within grasp to either non-existent or reality. A... Read more »

Lavin extension talks ongoing

Kieran Lynch, Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The University and men’s basketball coach Steve Lavin have discussed an extension of his current six-year contract, according to a statement from the program. Lavin told the New York Post talks were ongoing in a recent interview.... Read more »

St. John’s falls to Xavier 65-53 at MSG

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

February 27, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

Photos: Jalen Miller After a strong start to February the St. John’s men’s basketball team dropped its second game in a row Tuesday night... Read more »

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 »

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

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 »

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 »

Johnnies play full 40 minutes against Marquette

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 1, 2014

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The Red Storm couldn’t do much wrong on their way to a 74-59 blowout of Marquette on Saturday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. “This is four out of five wins for us and we have some great momentum,” junior guard D’Angelo... 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 »

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 »