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

Makai Ashton-Langford Named to NBC Sports’ College Basketball Impact Freshmen List

Don't look now, but the college basketball season is right around the corner.  In the time of previews galore, NBC Sports came out with their list of impact Freshmen for this year's upcoming college basketball season. Making the cut for a mention was Providence College Freshman, Makai Ashton-Langford.  He was grouped with other players who … Continue reading Makai Ashton-Langford Named to NBC Sports’ College Basketball Impact Freshmen List

PC Friars Offer 2020 Wing Earl Timberlake

The Friars recruiting efforts came two fold this week with offers to 2020 Dematha Catholic teammates Hunter Dickinson and Earl Timberlake.  First of all, those are two great freaking names.  I need these guys both on PC just because of that alone.  Second of all, they can be the 2020 version of AAU Mass Rivals … Continue reading PC Friars Offer 2020 Wing Earl Timberlake

PC Friars Offer 2020 Five-Star Big Man Hunter Dickinson

We all might be caught up in the pre-season rankings and the absolute smashings during exhibition games against New England rivals, but recruiting does not stop for this PC Friars coaching staff. Providence has offered five star 2020 Dematha Catholic big man Hunter Dickinson — Corey Evans (@coreyevans_10) October 24, 2017  The Friars offered the … Continue reading PC Friars Offer 2020 Five-Star Big Man Hunter Dickinson

Providence Manhandles UConn 90-76 in Hurricane Relief Exhibition Game

Before we get into the game, let's just acknowledge the the NCAA actually did something right.  They should do this every year where they grant teams the opportunity to add a third exhibition game where the proceeds can go to a charitable cause.  It seems like a no-brainer.  The Providence/UConn game raised $75,000 that will … Continue reading Providence Manhandles UConn 90-76 in Hurricane Relief Exhibition Game

Former Friar Tyler Harris Selected 25th Overall in NBA G-League Draft

Former Providence Friar and Auburn Forward Tyler Harris was selected 25th overall by the Agua Caliente Clippers of the NBA G-League over the weekend for the 2017-2018 season. #GLeagueDraft picks 23-25: 23. @okcblue - TJ Wallace 24. @maineredclaws - Dominic Cheek 25. @ACClippers - Tyler Harris — NBA G League (@nbagleague) October 21, 2017 Harris … Continue reading Former Friar Tyler Harris Selected 25th Overall in NBA G-League Draft

Big East Coaches Poll and Team Selections

The Pre-Season Coaches Poll was released for Big East Men's Basketball and the Friars are checking in at fourth in the conference.  The top-4 teams seem to be set in any poll I've come across as Villanova, Seton Hall, Xavier, and Providence, but the rest of the conference looks to be up in the air. … Continue reading Big East Coaches Poll and Team Selections

Providence Friars to Play Exhibition vs. UConn at Mohegan Sun to Benefit Hurricane Relief

It has just been announced the the Providence Friars will take on former Big East foe UConn in an exhibition game at Mohegan Sun to benefit hurricane relief.  The game will be played in just 8 days on Wednesday October 25th at 7 PM. The NCAA has been granting waivers for teams to play more … Continue reading Providence Friars to Play Exhibition vs. UConn at Mohegan Sun to Benefit Hurricane Relief

Kyron Cartwright Named to Pre-Season Bob Cousy Award List

The Basketball Hall of Fame released its list of the 20 pre-season candidates for the Bob Cousy Award.  The Bob Cousy Award is given out at the end of each college basketball season to the top men's basketball point guard in the country.  There is a selection committee made up of Hall of Famers, head … Continue reading Kyron Cartwright Named to Pre-Season Bob Cousy Award List

Hometown Top-50 Recruit David Duke Commits to Providence

The Providence Friars top recruiting target for 2018, took to his personal twitter account (@Duuukkeee) on Friday night to announce his decision to commit to Providence College. Duke, a Providence native who lives just a couple of miles from campus, decided to choose PC over Buzz Williams' Virginia Tech Hokies and potentially become a hometown … Continue reading Hometown Top-50 Recruit David Duke Commits to Providence