The St. John’s Red Storm have built a strong history since they first began playing in 1907. The Red Storm currently rank in the top 10 with the most wins in division one college basketball history. St. John’s currently competes in the Big East Conference and have won five regular season conference titles. The Red Storm have also won three conference tournaments with the most recent occurring in 2000. St. John’s has appeared in the NCAA Tournament an impressive 25+ times over the years advancing to the Final Four twice. The Red Storm lost in the national championship game in 1952 behind legendary head coach Frank McGuire. Hall of Fame coach Lou Carnesecca led the Red Storm to 526 wins in two different stints with the Red Storm that spanned 24 seasons. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for St. John's Red Storm basketball tickets.
2015 Red Storm Season Preview
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St. John's Red Storm Basketball at Carnesecca Arena & Madison Square Garden Carnesecca Address: 8000 Utopia Parkway, Jamaica, New York, 11439 MSG Address: 4 Pennsylvania Plaza, New York, New York, 10001
The Red Storm play their home games at Carnesecca Arena and Madison Square Garden, located in New York City, New York. Carnescca Arena usually hosts non-conference opponents and holds 5,602 fans while Madison Square Garden is used for conference opponents and holds almost 20,000 fans. The St. John's Red Storm home bench is on the Carnesecca Arena sideline in front of sections 7 & 8. Carnesecca Arena parking information is covered in our Red Storm event guide.
St. John's vs. Seton Hall
As neighboring states, bragging rights is on the line when these two local catholic colleges face-off. With St. John’s and Seton Hall consistently fighting for the same recruits, the rival extends to more than just the hardwood. The games between these two teams are always hard fought and intense.
St. John’s in the Final Four, NCAA Tournament, and Big East Tournament
The St. John’s Red Storm have built a strong resume over the years. The Red Storm have made the NCAA Tournament over 25 times in their history and have reached the Final Four twice, being runner up once in 1952. St. John’s has won five regular season conference titles and three conference tournament championships in their impressive history.
St. John's Red Storm Event Guide
What time do the gates open prior to a Red Storm game?
Gates open at Carnesecca Arena 60 minutes prior to tip-off.
Where is the best place to park at Carnesecca Arena?
Public Parking is located at numerous parking garages around the arena.
Does my child need a ticket to attend the game?
Children two years of age or older must have a ticket to attend a St. John’s basketball game.