Women’s Basketball Falls to Duke in Sweet Sixteen

Women’s Basketball Falls to Duke in Sweet Sixteen

Mike Cunniff, Sports Editor
March 24, 2012
Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

As the clock ticked under one minute in St. John's Sweet Sixteen loss to Duke, Blue Devils guard Shay Selby dribbled out the shot clock before firing a three that was blocked by St. John's freshman Briana Brown. The ball bounced right back to Selby, who flipped it up as the shot clock expired. It... Read more »

Sweet Sixteen Halftime Report: Duke 36, St. John’s 25

Mike Cunniff, Sports Editor
March 24, 2012
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

An up-and-down first half in which St. John's started on the front foot, but saw Duke roar back as the period went on.   Early: Dominant Da'Shena -- Senior Da'Shena Stevens, playing in her third and final NCAA Tournament, was virtually unguardable in the game's opening minutes, starting 4-for-4... Read more »

Women’s Basketball Survives Late Creighton Rally to Advance

Kieran Lynch, Staff Writer
March 18, 2012
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Junior Nadirah McKenith hit a game-winning shot with 0.1 seconds left as the St. John’s women’s basketball team survived a scare from No. 14 Creighton, winning 59-57 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.   After the Red Storm held the lead for most of the game, the Blue Jays evened... Read more »

Johnnies are Dancing Again

Kieran Lynch, Staff Writer
March 14, 2012
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The St. John’s women’s basketball team heard its name called on Selection Monday for the third straight year and will be heading to Norman, Okla. for a first round matchup against Creighton.   “It’s a great feeling and I’m really proud of the kids and the program for being able to... Read more »