Latest St. John's Red Storm men's basketball News

Ex-NBA player Paul Pressey is St. John's special assistant

May. 31, 2019 4:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime NBA player and assistant coach Paul Pressey will be a special assistant to St. John's basketball coach Mike Anderson, his former teammate at Tulsa. The school also said Friday it has hired Steve DeMeo as an assistant coach. He spent the past six years as coach of Northwest Florida...

'From the heart': Mullin's decision to leave St. John's

Apr. 22, 2019 3:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Mullin felt in his heart it was time to leave St. John's. He stepped down this month after four years as coach at the school where he starred in the 1980s. "It got to a certain point for me to do something different," Mullin told The Associated Press on Monday. "Straight from the...

St. John's hires Mike Anderson as basketball coach

Apr. 19, 2019 7:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After a meandering search, St. John's finally settled on Mike Anderson as its new basketball coach. Anderson was hired Friday by the Red Storm after getting fired at Arkansas last month. He also had head coaching stints with Missouri and UAB before leading the Razorbacks to five postseason...