St. John's men's basketball adds Queens native, former Hofstra player Tareq Coburn

NEW YORK -- St. John's said Friday that Queens native Tareq Coburn will join the roster for the 2021-22 men's basketball season.

Coburn recently wrapped up a three-year career at Hofstra in which he averaged nearly 11 points per game and helped the Pride to the 2020 Colonial Athletic Association championship.

In 90 games with the Pride, Coburn shot 43.0% from the floor, 40.3% from beyond the arc and 81.0% from the free throw line. His 170 made 3-pointers are 10th in Hofstra history.

The 6-foot-5 Coburn began his collegiate career at St. Bonaventure in 2016-17, making 12 appearances for the Bonnies.