st. john’s basketball

Walk-on is only St. John’s men’s basketball player from Queens
Walk-on is only St. John’s men’s basketball player from Queens
News Liam La Guerre 10/24/2013 at 12:01PM

At the annual St. John’s men’s and women’s basketball media day event on Thursday, October 10, junior forward Khadim Ndiaye sat peacefully, watching. He observed his teammates as they were being interviewed one on one or sometimes by a horde of reporters. Then he swiftly pulled out a glasses case and put on a pair [...]

St. John’s men’s basketball team all grown up
St. John’s men’s basketball team all grown up
News Liam La Guerre 10/17/2013 at 3:43PM

St. John’s basketball head coach Steve Lavin once said it would take about “three or four” years to build back the Johnnies’ program. Now in his fourth year as head coach, Lavin was optimistic at the annual St. John’s basketball media day on Thursday, October 10, because the Red Storm has a full set of [...]

St. John’s basketball loses forward Amir Garrett
St. John’s basketball loses forward Amir Garrett
News Queens Courier Staff 4/11/2013 at 1:56PM

BY JON PEREZ St. John’s sophomore Amir Garrett announced his intent to transfer from the men’s basketball program over Twitter on April 2. “After a long thought process of speaking with my family, I will be leaving the St. John’s Basketball Program,” Garrett said. “It was a well thought-out decision that didn’t just pop out [...]

St. John’s falls to #11 Georgetown at MSG
News Billy Rennison 1/15/2012 at 8:03PM

After jumping out to an early 13-5 lead, St. John’s struggled to find an offensive groove and fell to the 11th ranked Georgetown Hoyas 69-49. The Johnnies (8-9, 2-4 Big East) scored just six points over the last 12 minutes of the first half after their quick start allowing the Hoyas a chance to get [...]

D’Angelo Harrison named Big East Rookie of the Week
Sports Billy Rennison 1/09/2012 at 1:44PM

After averaging more than 20 points and seven rebounds, St. John’s freshman phenom D’Angelo Harrison was named the Big East Rookie of the Week. The guard led the Red Storm (8-7, 3-2 Big East)  in scoring in both the team’s games last week — a loss at MSG to No. 11/10 Louisville and a win [...]

Maurice Harkless named to Big East’s Honor Roll
Maurice Harkless named to Big East’s Honor Roll
Sports Steve Mosco 1/03/2012 at 4:22PM

One of the borough’s top hoops stars is continuing his athletic success under the bright lights of college basketball. Maurice Harkless, a former star forward at Forest Hills High School, was named to the Big East Conference’s Weekly Honor Roll on January 2 for his high-flying efforts in St. John’s games against Providence and Connecticut. [...]