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Brandon Gardner commits to St. John’s over other high majors
The bouncy 2023 forward was enamored with the family atmosphere, potential in Queens
Julian Champagnie goes undrafted, signs two-way deal with the Sixers
The Brooklyn native finds a team despite not hearing his name called on Thursday night
St. John’s to play summer exhibition series in the Dominican Republic
The Red Storm are making travel plans to the Caribbean island in August
David Jones transfers from DePaul to St. John’s
The second-ever inter-conference transfer benefits St. John’s with an athletic, high-scoring wing
Scouting St. John’s first offseason transfer, Andre Curbelo
The Illini transfer and local player is an exciting addition. There’s a lot he can do, but does it fill the Red Storm’s needs?
Julian Champagnie, Aaron Wheeler to go pro; Mathis to return
Two high-scoring wings leave, one defensive/ toughness guard stays
St. John’s misses the cut for the NIT
The Red Storm miss both of the top postseason tournaments
NIT Selection show: how to watch
The Red Storm hope to be chosen tonight for the NIT.
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.
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.
St. John’s Drops Season Finale to Marquette, 85-77
The Red Storm return to New York to play DePaul in the Big East Tournament
Live game thread: St. John's at Marquette
The Johnnies head to Milwaukee to finish the regular season.
St. John’s at Marquette: preview, scouting report, prediction
St. John’s closes their regular season with a matchup at Marquette.
Three takeaways: senior night stellar performances produce big win over Xavier
Five Johnnies were in double figures and stellar defense shows formula for future success.
St. John’s vs Xavier: preview, odds, prediction
The Johnnies look to rebound from critical losses as they finish the home slate with Xavier on senior night.
Live game thread: St. John’s vs DePaul Blue Demons
Mathis and Stef Smith start, Soriano is out
St. John’s at DePaul: how to watch, game preview, odds
The Red Storm travel to Chicago in search of a sweep over the Blue Demons.
Coburn, Smith stepping up for St. John’s in limited minutes
The Red Storm have a pair of guards who have added solid contributions in the past five games.
Takeaways: missed shots in crunch time, interior defense, doom Johnnies
Soriano absence critical; freshmen stand tall.
Live game thread: St. John’s vs Creighton
St. John’s has chances to play their way back into postseason contention; winning at home is a big step toward the bubble.
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
Three Takeaways: Alexander, Champagnie and Wheeler assert themselves as St. John’s defeats Butler
Soriano, bigs continue improvement; unforced errors remain a concern.
Live game thread: St. John’s vs Butler
Presidents’ Day Weekend starts with a Bulldog/ Red Storm matchup.
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.
Live game thread: St. John’s vs Xavier
The Johnnies head back to the midwest to try and pull off a win against the Musketeers
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.
Three Takeaways: St. John’s goes cold in defensive battle to UConn
Mathis steps up in Posh’s absence but self-inflicted mistakes doom the Red Storm
Live game thread: St. John’s vs Connecticut
The Red Storm were close on the road against the Huskies, and hope to get over the top in the Garden this afternoon.
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