Big East basketball
Big East basketball news with a St. John's angle.
Three takeaways vs the Hoyas: clutch shot, building, turnover improvement
Addae-Wusu’s steadiness & shooting and Storr’s emergence bring hope to inconsistent Johnnies
St. John’s vs DePaul: Preview and Prediction for the Big East Opener
The Red Storm host the Blue Demons for the first Big East game of the season.
Big East Weekly Wrap-Up: 3-23
There were big tournament wins for the teams still alive and some big coaching changes for the teams who have bowed out
Big East Tournament takeaways: Johnnies show up, fight hard
But the fight was not enough in a season of what ifs
Gutted: St. John’s drops BET heartbreaker to Villanova, 66-65
Free throws in the last 3 seconds undo what was a strong upset bid from the Red Storm in the Big East Tournament.
Champagnie, Alexander honored on All-Big East teams as conference unveils awards
The Red Storm’s star players earned end-of-the-season props
Live game thread: St. John’s vs DePaul, 1st Round Big East Tournament
St. John’s hopes their potent scorer is better than DePaul’s potent scorer
Big East Tournament First Round Preview: St. John’s vs DePaul
St. John’s opens up postseason play with DePaul at the Garden.
Big East Weekly Wrap-Up: 3/1
The Xavier season stalls, the Providence season is capped with a title, and Georgetown... woof, Georgetown.
St. John’s vs Creighton: look back at the first matchup, how to watch, prediction
St. John’s looks to stay hot in their home rematch against Creighton.
Big East Weekly Wrap-Up: 2/21
A wild top-ten game at The Dunk, the Muskies are stuck in the mud, and we have to appreciate Julian Champagnie before he leaves
St. John’s vs Butler: matchup, how to watch, keys to the game
St. John’s looks to play another good game against the Butler Bulldogs at home.
St. John’s at Xavier: preview, prediction, how to watch
The Red Storm head to Cincinnati to try and get back in sync late in the season.
Big East Weekly Wrap-Up: 2/14
Providence gears up for its biggest test of the season, Xavier gets their first big win of the season, and the annual late season collapse for Marquette may have already begun
Big East Weekly Wrap-Up - 2/9
Xavier takes a shocking loss, Villanova had an up-and-down week, and Butler’s continued struggles casts LaVall Jordan’s future in uncertainty
St. John’s vs Villanova: preview, recap of the first matchup, and prediction
St. John’s takes on a tough Villanova team in a rematch at the Garden.
Resurgent Champagnie powers St. John’s past Georgetown, 90-77
St. John’s gets a dominant game in the nation’s capital.
St. John’s at Georgetown: preview, prediction, and TV info
The Johnnies travel to Georgetown to play another weeknight game.
St. John’s at Villanova: TV, preview, prediction, keys to the game
St. John’s takes on a ranked Villanova team in their second straight road game.
Big East Weekly Wrap-Up - 1/24/22
Marquette, the Big East’s divide, and Providence returns from pause.
St. John’s at Seton Hall: preview, prediction, how to watch
St. John’s gets a shot at a split two days after the last game against the rival Pirates.
St. John’s vs Seton Hall: preview, prediction, how to watch
St. John’s comes back home to take on Seton Hall at the Garden.
St. John’s at Creighton: preview, odds, prediction
The Johnnies go on the road to face a solid Creighton team.
Big East Weekly Wrap-Up - 1/17/22
Ref-ball, back-and-forth games, and the dominance of a UConn big man punctuated this week in the Big East
Three takeaways from St. John’s 88-69 defeat of Georgetown
Champagne and Alexander lead the way and defense disrupts
St. John’s vs Georgetown live game thread
The Red Storm are back in action and back in Manhattan.
St. John’s vs Georgetown: preview, TV info
The first Big East game in Madison Square Garden is a meeting of old rivals.
The banged-up Hoyas struggling to recapture last season’s magic
The Red Storm’s next opponent comes up from the nation’s capital with a host of injuries and a losing record.
St. John’s fights back to force overtime; ultimately falling to UConn 86-78
The Red Storm went cold in overtime and were topped once again in Big East play.
St. John’s vs UConn: preview, prediction, how to watch
The Johnnies stay on the road and take on a solid UConn team.
UConn struggling with late-game execution, COVID pauses
The Huskies are coming off of a pause, and a tough overtime game against Seton Hall.
Three takeaways: second half slump buries St. John’s
Red Storm struggled to stay out of foul trouble, consequently finding Nate Watson a tough matchup inside.
Sources: St. John's and Mike Anderson are finalizing details that will make him the Red Storm's next head coach. Barring something unforeseen, this should become official soon. #SJUBB— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) April 19, 2019
St. John's talks with Tim Cluess gaining steam, per source. Getting closer to a deal— J.P. Pelzman (@JPPelzman) April 11, 2019