MarShon Brooks Signs Multi-Year Deal with the Memphis Grizzlies

Former Providence Friar scoring machine MarShon Brooks has signed a fully-guaranteed two-year deal with the Memphis Grizzlies.  Having played just three games since signing a 10-day contract with Memphis, Brooks has put his offensive prowess on display. Brooks became the first player in Grizzlies history to record 20+ points in each of his first three … Continue reading MarShon Brooks Signs Multi-Year Deal with the Memphis Grizzlies

Bryce Cotton Signed to Play with Italian Basketball Team Leonessa Brescia

Bryce Cotton has signed with the Italian Club, Basket Brescia Leonessa of Italian Basket Serie A. The signing comes after his Perth Wildcats, the defending Australian League Champions were unexpectedly and narrowly bounced from the playoffs. of the NBL. Bryce Cotton has signed on to play with top-level Italian club, @LeonessaBrescia. All the best, MVP! … Continue reading Bryce Cotton Signed to Play with Italian Basketball Team Leonessa Brescia

Rodney Bullock Selected to Represent the Big East in the 3×3 Hoops National Championship

This year will be the first ever three-on-three Hoops National Championship tournament featuring College Seniors who have exhausted their eligibility and will take place at this year's Final Four in San Antonio.  Each team will be made up of 4 payers from each respective conference, making up 32 total teams. Good luck to Rodney Bullock … Continue reading Rodney Bullock Selected to Represent the Big East in the 3×3 Hoops National Championship

MarShon Brooks Signs a 10-Day Contract with the Memphis Grizzlies

The Memphis Grizzlies have signed former Providence Friar MarShon Brooks to a 10-day contract. ROSTER UPDATE: We've signed MarShon Brooks to a 10-day contract & have waived Brice Johnson. MORE: https://t.co/Wflt53yk5u — Memphis Grizzlies (@memgrizz) March 27, 2018 After playing the last three years for in Chinese Basketball Association for the Jiangsu Dragons. It's crazy … Continue reading MarShon Brooks Signs a 10-Day Contract with the Memphis Grizzlies

A.J. Reeves Selected to Participate in Three-Point Contest at the Final Four

A.J. Reeves has been selected to participate in a Three-Point Contest at this year's Final Four in San Antonio.  Reeves will compete against seven other High School Seniors, including Villanova-bound, Providence native, and former Friar Recruit, Cole Swider. Here's a list of the competitors and where they're headed for school next year. A.J. Reeves - … Continue reading A.J. Reeves Selected to Participate in Three-Point Contest at the Final Four

A.J. Reeves and David Duke Selected to Play in 2nd Annual Allen Iverson Roundball Classic

Two future Friars have been named to play in the Allen Iverson Roundball Classic this year.  Both A.J. Reeves and David Duke will be participating in the 2nd Annual Classic alongside 24 other High School basketball All-Stars. The teams will be divided into two squads, Team Loyalty and Team Honor, consisting of 13 players each.  … Continue reading A.J. Reeves and David Duke Selected to Play in 2nd Annual Allen Iverson Roundball Classic

Game Recap: PC Friars Fall Just Short Against Texas A&M in NCAA First Round, 73-69

#10 Providence Friars 69 (21-14) #7 Texas A&M Aggies 73 (21-12) The Providence Friars had their season end in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at the hands of the Aggies of Texas A&M.  The two teams met on Friday in Charlotte, North Carolina and played evenly for the majority of the game, as … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Fall Just Short Against Texas A&M in NCAA First Round, 73-69

Jimmy Nichols Jr. Wins the Mr. Hoop Zone Award for the 2nd Straight Year

For the second straight year, future Friar Jimmy Nichols Jr. was named the Mr. Hoop Zone player of the year for Conway High School at the 18th Annual Hoop Zone Banquet.  The Banquet was held at California Pizza Game Zone in Myrtle Beach. Forty of the top area's high school basketball players attend the event The … Continue reading Jimmy Nichols Jr. Wins the Mr. Hoop Zone Award for the 2nd Straight Year

A.J. Reeves Named Massachusetts Gatorade Player of the Year

A.J. Reeves, who will be joining the Providence Friars next year as a member of the 2018 class, was the Massachusetts Gatorade Boys Basketball Player of the Year this past week. Reeves became the all-time leading scorer at Brimmer and May, scoring 1,928 over his 4 years there and cementing his legacy as the greatest … Continue reading A.J. Reeves Named Massachusetts Gatorade Player of the Year

Alpha Diallo and Kyron Cartwright Named to Big East All-Tournament Team

After a thrilling Big East Championship between Villanova and Providence in which Villanova prevailed 76-66 in overtime before a sold out Madison Square Garden, the Most Outstanding Player and All-Tournament Team were named. Mikal Brides was given the 2018 Dave Gavitt Trophy for the Most Outstanding Player of the Tournament after an incredible performance against … Continue reading Alpha Diallo and Kyron Cartwright Named to Big East All-Tournament Team