St. Peter gained the upper hand on St. Patrick’s Day when the underdog team of the small Jesuit school, Saint Peter’s University of Jersey City, New Jersey, upset the mighty University of Kentucky in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
The McGuires are legendary hoops figures in the Rockaways.
A year after it was canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the NCAA basketball tournament is back. And one of the sport’s most beloved fans will have a shot at witnessing any buzzer-beaters by her favorite team in person, too.
A number of local basketball products won college awards.
Hoops coach Ed Gonzalez is back after a health scare.
The St. Francis Prep athletic community mourns loss of two sports legends.
Legendary Georgetown University men’s basketball coach John Thompson died on Aug. 30.
Check out the all-time starting fives for St. John’s men’s and women’s hoops.
The diocesan CYO is working extra hard to ensure a safe return to youth sports.
St. John’s graduate Bill Wennington was a member of the Chicago Bulls dynasty of the 1990s.