Drew Edwards Transfers to UNC Charlotte

Providence College guard and graduate transfer Drew Edwards has chosen to pursue his fifth year of eligibility at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.  Edwards will be eligible to play immediately next season for the 49ers in Conference USA.  UNC Charlotte is in need of some immediate impact players after finishing last season in … Continue reading Drew Edwards Transfers to UNC Charlotte

Marquise “MJ” Rice

Height/Weight: 6'5''; 210 lbs. High School: Durham Academy (Durham, NC) AAU Team: Team Wall Rankings: Date 247Sports Rivals ESPN Average 5/5/19 N/A N/A 10 10 College Offers: (11/6/18) Unofficial College Visits: N/A Official College Visits: N/A Cut Down List: N/A Commitment: N/A NLI Signing: N/A BLOGS: Highlights:

The “How Is That Guy Still in College” Team for 2018-2019

One of my favorite blogs to write before the season is assembling of the "How Is That Guy Still in College" Team.  Some of these guys feel like they were in college the same time I was and are probably older than some of their coaches already, but are somehow still contributing on their College … Continue reading The “How Is That Guy Still in College” Team for 2018-2019

Ricky Ledo Signs with Reggio Emilia in Europe

Ricky Ledo has signed a deal with the Italian team Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia, also known as Pallacanestro Reggiana of Lega Basket Serie A in Europe. Ricky Ledo signs with Reggio Emilia | Eurohoops https://t.co/5EYWoQyE2r — Eurohoops.net (@Eurohoopsnet) July 26, 2018 After playing last year playing in Turkey with Anadolu Efes,  Ledo averaged 9.2 points, 4.2 rebounds, … Continue reading Ricky Ledo Signs with Reggio Emilia in Europe

Redshirt Freshman Dajour Dickens Decides to Transfer from Providence

Redshirt Freshman Dajour Dickens has decided to pursue other opportunities and transfer from Providence College. Providence's Dajour Dickens will transfer, per release. #pcbb — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) June 28, 2018 The 7-foot Center appeared in just three games last year before being sidelined with a back injury and eventually redshirting and sitting out the rest … Continue reading Redshirt Freshman Dajour Dickens Decides to Transfer from Providence

Game Recap: PC Friars Storm Back from 17 Down to Beat Xavier in OT to Advance to Big East Championship

Providence Friars 75 (21-12) #3 Xavier Musketeers 72 (28-5) OT Wow.  What...A...Game. After finding themselves down 17 points to Xavier, the number 3 team in the country, the Providence Friars stormed back and snatched victory from the reigning Big East Regular Season Champions in their second overtime game in as many days. The Friars finished … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Storm Back from 17 Down to Beat Xavier in OT to Advance to Big East Championship

Game Recap: Friars Beat Creighton 72-68 in OT in Big East Tournament Quarterfinals

Providence Friars 72 (20-12) Creighton Bluejays 68 (21-11) OT The Friars entered the Quarterfinals of the Big East Tournament in New York's Madison Square Garden with an opportunity to cement themselves a spot in the NCAA tourney with a potential win against a Creighton team that has been listed as a lock for the Big … Continue reading Game Recap: Friars Beat Creighton 72-68 in OT in Big East Tournament Quarterfinals

College Basketball All-Hate Team ’17-’18

This is my third year doing my College Basketball All-Hate Team and this year's list was a little tougher to put together than the past two.  Here is the past two teams in case you're interested: 2015-2016 Team Matt McQuaid (Michigan State) Trevor Cooney (Syracuse) Denzel Valentine (Michigan State) - CAPTAIN Ryan Arcidiacono (Villanova) Ryan … Continue reading College Basketball All-Hate Team ’17-’18

Doris Burke Wins the 2018 Curt Gowdy Media Award by the Basketball Hall of Fame

Basketball analyst and former Friar Doris Burke, has been selected as the 2018 Curt Gowdy Award (Broadcast) Winner by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Congratulations to 2018 Curt Gowdy Media Award Winner @heydb. 🎙 #GowdyAward pic.twitter.com/8Aurl0k626 — Basketball HOF (@Hoophall) February 17, 2018 The Curt Gowdy Media Award is named after the late … Continue reading Doris Burke Wins the 2018 Curt Gowdy Media Award by the Basketball Hall of Fame

Game Recap: The Friars Celebrate Senior Night with a 61-57 Win Over St. John’s

Providence Friars 61 (19-12) St. John's Red Storm 57 (15-16) The Friar Four of Kyron Cartwright, Rodney Bullock, Jalen Lindsey, and Tommy Planek closed out their Senior Year with a Senior Night victory over St. John's to close out the the Big East regular season for the Providence Friars. The Friars almost let this must-win … Continue reading Game Recap: The Friars Celebrate Senior Night with a 61-57 Win Over St. John’s