Game Recap: PC Friars Win 2K Classic by Smashing St. Louis 90-63

Providence Friars 90 (3-1) St. Louis Billikens 63 (3-1) The Providence Friars put together their most complete effort in game this year, blowing out the St. Louis Billikens 90-63 at Madison Square Garden to win the 2017 2K Classic.  The outcome of the game was never in question with the Friars leading by as much … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Win 2K Classic by Smashing St. Louis 90-63

Game Recap: PC Friars Take Down Washington 77-70 in 2K Classic

Providence Friars 77 (2-1) Washington Huskies 70 (2-1) First off, that picture is fucking awesome.  Kudos to the photographer who took that one. As for the actual game, the final score was a lot closer than I thought it was going to be heading into the matchup.  Of course, the opening line was Providence -7, … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Take Down Washington 77-70 in 2K Classic

Game Recap: PC Friars Fall in Gavitt Tip-Off to Visiting No. 14 Minnesota 86-74

Providence Friars 74 (1-1) #14 Minnesota Gophers 86 (2-0) The Minnesota Gophers traveled to the Dunkin' Donuts Center in downtown Providence, Rhode Island on Monday to take on the Providence Friars in the Gavitt Tip Off.  This is the third year of the annual Gavitt Tip Off games between the Big East and the Big … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Fall in Gavitt Tip-Off to Visiting No. 14 Minnesota 86-74

Game Recap: PC Friars Easily Put Away Houston Baptist 84-55 for First Win

Providence Friars 84 (1-0) Houston Baptist Huskies (0-1) And just like that, the 2017-2018 college basketball season is off!  The Providence Friars played their first game at Alumni Hall in 45 years against Houston Baptist to kick of their season and put together an all-around splendid effort in front of the intimate home crowd.  The … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Easily Put Away Houston Baptist 84-55 for First Win

The First Ever Podcast Episode of “The Friartown Hangover”

If anyone has any tips for podcasting, wants to co-host with me, or has anything at all they want to add...I'm all ears. Enjoy and Go Friars!!!

Julian Gressel Wins Rookie of the Year in the MLS

And there we have it folks!  Julian Gressel is your MLS Rookie of the Year for 2017. Congrats, @JulianGressel! Our very own wins @MLS Rookie of the Year: https://t.co/vvjz1kw0Il pic.twitter.com/wEi4VaKZVH — Atlanta United FC (@ATLUTD) November 8, 2017 Gressel beats out Minnesota's Abu Danladi and Philadelphia's Jack Elliot to take the award. The former Friar … Continue reading Julian Gressel Wins Rookie of the Year in the MLS

Kyron Cartwright Named to NBC Sports’ College Basketball Under The Radar Stars

NBC Sports keeps coming out with Pre-Season list after Pre-Season list and I'm going to keep eating them up until the College Basketball season starts.  The latest list is for the Under The Radar Starts You Need To Know, and wouldn't you know it, Providence's own Kyron Cartwright pops up among the 10 names. Here's … Continue reading Kyron Cartwright Named to NBC Sports’ College Basketball Under The Radar Stars

PC Friars Offer 2020 New Jersey Point Guard Niels Lane

The Providence Friars offered their 3rd player in the 2020 Class this past weekend, New Jersey guard Niels Lane.  Lane is a 6'3'' guard who plays for the Hun School and with Team Final on the Nike AAU circuit. Per a source, Providence has offered Hun School (N.J.)/@TeamFinalHoops 2020 SF Niels Lane. — Josh Verlin … Continue reading PC Friars Offer 2020 New Jersey Point Guard Niels Lane

Two Providence Friars Men’s Soccer Players Selected to All-Big East Teams

In Mac Steeves return to the Providence Friars lineup after sitting out last year with an injury, the Senior Captain was able to make the All-Big East First Team.  Steeves was selected as the Pre-Season All-Big East Team and finished the season with 8 goals and 3 assists, accounting for 19 points overall. Here's a … Continue reading Two Providence Friars Men’s Soccer Players Selected to All-Big East Teams

Julian Gressel Named as Finalist for MLS Rookie of the Year

The finalists for all of the 2017 MLS year-end awards were announced, and former Friar Julian Gressel of Atlanta United was named as one of the finalists for the AT&T Rookie of the Year Award. There were 3 finalists for the Rookie of the Year and they were Gressel (Atlanta United), Abu Danladi (Minnesota United … Continue reading Julian Gressel Named as Finalist for MLS Rookie of the Year