December 7, 2013
St. John's faces the Rams on Saturday as part of MSG doubleheader (MSG Network, Bloomberg 1130-AM, FOX Sports GO).
Red Storm meets the Yellow Jackets of the ACC at 2 p.m. on Saturday (NBC Sports Network, Bloomberg 1130-AM).
Head Coach Steve Lavin, Jamal Branch, and Orlando Sanchez meet with the media before Tuesday's game.
St. John's visits world-renowned cathedral before falling to French pro squad.
Tip Off Intro Video 2013
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St. John's defeats Fordham, 104-58, at Madison Square Garden on Dec. 7, 2013.
St. John's defeats Monmouth, 64-54, on Nov. 22, 2013 at Carnesecca Arena
St. John's defeats Humbolt State, 106-39, in an exhibition game at Carnesecca Arena on Nov. 4, 2013.
2013 St. John's Basketball Media Day at Carnesecca Arena
St. John's squares off against Villanova in the opening round of the 2013 BIG EAST Tournament at Madison Square Garden.
On Bourgault: A mature and dynamic swingman and playmaker ... a deadly spot-up or pull-up shooter ... owns a quick release on his jumpshot and dead-eye accuracy ... compliments long-range proficiency with an ourstanding mid-range game ... has displayed elite athleticism since recovering from an ACL injury in 2010 ... last name pronounced "bore-GO."
Steve Lavin On Bourgault: "In addition to being an outstanding shooter, Marco is a fundamentally sound basketball player. He possesses a high basketball I.Q. and exhibits exceptional court sense. His skill set lends itself to both playmaking and shotmaking opportunities. We expect Marco to torch the nets from long range."
At Monroe College: Averaged 10.8 points per game in 2011-12 for Monroe College in New Rochelle, N.Y. ... started 35 games for the 33-4 Mustangs in his second season ... fired at a 42.1 percent clip from beyond the arc, placing him among the nation's top 30 JUCO deep threats ... 62 percent of his made field goals were from 3-point range ... averaged 4.3 rebounds and 2.0 assists, earning honorable mention NJCAA Region 15 All-Star honors and the Coach's Award ... helped Monroe to a fifth-place finish in the NJCAA Division I National Tournament in March of 2012 in Hutchinson, Kansas ... played only one full season for coach Jeff Brustad following a medical redshirt season in 2010-11 while recovering from a torn ACL.
Before College: Spent one year at Notre Dame Prep in 2009-10, playing for Coach Ryan Hurd ... averaged 18.0 ppg at Notre Dame before his ACL injury ... attended Cholet Basket in France from 2005-09.
Personal: Marc-Antoine David Bourgault ... born in Mayenne in the north of France, 275 km (170 miles) east of Paris ... son of Monique and Daniel Bourgault ... has one sister, Apolline (14), and two brothers, Yoann (28) and Valentin (19) ... majoring in advertising communications.
Up Close With Marc-Antoine Bourgault