Game Recap: Providence Friars Open Up the Season with a 77-67 Win Over Siena

Providence Friars (1-0) 77 Siena Saints (0-1) 67 A.J. Reeves, Welcome to Friartown. A.J. Reeves made an emphatic arrival to the Providence Friars by dropping a team-high 29 points for PC as they opened their season at The Dunk against the visiting Siena Saints.  The Friars gained control of the game with a run at … Continue reading Game Recap: Providence Friars Open Up the Season with a 77-67 Win Over Siena

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

Ranking the Friars Men’s Basketball Non-Conference Games for the Upcoming 2018-2019 Season

Here's last year's Pre-Season Non-Conference schedule rankings: Ranking the Friars Men’s Basketball Non-Conference Games for the Upcoming 2017-2018 Season There are 13 Non-Conference games for the Providence Friars for this upcoming season before they get into Big East play on New Year's Eve, so what would be better to get us all in Friartown ready … Continue reading Ranking the Friars Men’s Basketball Non-Conference Games for the Upcoming 2018-2019 Season

Big East Media Day Recap

The Big East Media Day was in full swing today at Madison Square Garden...wait a second, I thought the Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany said that their conference will try and play there in the future?  Sorry to break it to ya Jim, but the Big East owns MSG. Ed Cooley took four players with … Continue reading Big East Media Day Recap

Big East & Big 12 Announce New Conference Series

The Big East and the Big 12 have announced a 4-year conference series between them that will start next year with 4 games already having been set. Providence - Texas Villanova - Kansas Creighton - Oklahoma Marquette - Kansas State The home games will be split 5 & 5 between the two conferences and will … Continue reading Big East & Big 12 Announce New Conference Series

2 Chainz to Play Late Night Madness Next Weekend at PC

Providence College has booked 2 Chainz to play their Midnight Madness next weekend and continues their streak of being able to pull musical acts way above where I am expecting them to with their Midnight Madness. Hey @_kjm21, who we getting for Late Night Madness?#PCLateNight pic.twitter.com/K3MhWM1VUJ — PC Men's Basketball (@PCFriarsmbb) September 26, 2018  "⛓ … Continue reading 2 Chainz to Play Late Night Madness Next Weekend at PC

Akok Akok Lists Providence in His Final Five Schools, Set Official Visit

Akok Akok, the skyrocketing star from Putnam Science Academy, has narrowed his final list of schools down to 5: Providence, UConn, Syracuse, Pitt, & Georgetown. Class of 2019 Forward @_akok11 of @PSAhoops getting after it this morning in the gym! Per @EvanDaniels, Akok has lowered his college list down to 5: @UConnMBB, @GeorgetownHoops, @Pitt_MBB, @PCFriarsmbb … Continue reading Akok Akok Lists Providence in His Final Five Schools, Set Official Visit

Milwaukee Bucks Invite Ben Bentil to Training Camp

The Milwaukee Bucks have invited former Providence College standout Ben Bentil to their training camp for the upcoming season.  Bentil, still just 23 years of age, spent last season with Bilbao Basket of Spain Liga ACB and the French Club Champagne Chalons-Reims. The Bucks thrive on playing lineups with versatile players that can play multiple positions.  They want … Continue reading Milwaukee Bucks Invite Ben Bentil to Training Camp

Al-Amir Dawes on Official Visit at Providence College

Al-Amir Dawes, a 2019 combo guard, is on his Official Visit to Providence College this weekend.  The New Jersey product will take an Official Visit to Clemson next weekend, followed by a visit to UConn in the near future. Al-Amir Dawes tells @PrepCircuit he has set official visits to Providence starting tomorrow and Clemson the … Continue reading Al-Amir Dawes on Official Visit at Providence College

2019 PC Recruiting Target Al-Amir Dawes Lists Providence in his Final 8 Schools

Shooting Guard Al-Amir Dawes announced the cut-down list of his final 8 schools on his Instagram account and included Providence amongst the schools remaining. View this post on Instagram Blessings on blessings 🐍 @tipton.edits A post shared by Al-Amir Dawes (@a_booqi) on Sep 11, 2018 at 5:27pm PDT   The eight schools remaining include UConn, … Continue reading 2019 PC Recruiting Target Al-Amir Dawes Lists Providence in his Final 8 Schools