Game Recap: PC Friars Come Up Just Short Against Wichita State 83-80

Wichita State Shockers (1-1) 83 Providence Friars (1-1) 80 The Providence Friars traveled down to Annapolis to take on the Wichita State Shockers in the Veteran's Classic double-header (followed by Navy vs. Maryland) at Navy's Alumni Hall.  The Friars came up short against the shockers in a back-and-forth game, ultimately losing 83-80. Wichita State's Markis … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Come Up Just Short Against Wichita State 83-80

My Pre-Season Big East Men’s Basketball Awards for 2018-2019

Here are my Pre-Season Pick for the Big East last season: 2017-2018 Pre-Season Big East Team picks.  Here is what the actual team ended up being compared to where my pre-season pick had them. 1st Team Kelan Martin (Butler) - 2nd Team Marcus Foster (Creighton) - 1st Team Shamorie Ponds (St. John's) - 2nd Team … Continue reading My Pre-Season Big East Men’s Basketball Awards for 2018-2019

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

5 Takeaways From the Friars Italy Trip

1. David Duke can fucking fly David Duke (@Duuukkeee) with the impressive slam in game one of Providence's four game Italy trip. #PCBB Via @PCFriarsmbb pic.twitter.com/mVEgOL2QJv — Chris Grenham (@chrisgrenham) August 16, 2018 David Duke Jr. with the steal. David Duke Jr. with the SLAM! 😳#GoFriars🇮🇹 @CBBonFOX pic.twitter.com/WnGNeIGeP2 — PC Men's Basketball (@PCFriarsmbb) August 18, … Continue reading 5 Takeaways From the Friars Italy Trip

A.J. Reeves

Height/Weight: 6'5''; 180 lbs. High School: Brimmer & May (Chestnut Hill, MA) AAU Program: Mass Rivals College Offers:  Unofficial College Visits: (3x)(2x) Official College Visits: None Cut Down List (Top 4 on 5/31/17): Commitment (6/25/17): NLI Signing (11/9/17): BLOGS: 8/11/17: A.J. Reeves Cuts Final List to 4 Schools: PC, Nova, Louisville, & Virginia 8/12/17: Top-50 Recruit A.J. Reeves … Continue reading A.J. Reeves

A Look at the Final 2018 Class Rankings for the Incoming Friar Men’s Basketball Class

With the 2017-2018 High School basketball season officially wrapped up, the rankings for players in the 2018 class have been finalized.  Here's how the lists break down for the ones that I usually look at. Rivals has a Top-150 list. ESPN has a Top-100 list. 247Sports/Scout has a Top-247 list. Here's a look at how … Continue reading A Look at the Final 2018 Class Rankings for the Incoming Friar Men’s Basketball Class

A.J. Reeves Named to USA Today’s ALL-USA Massachusetts Boys Basketball Team

Friday signee A.J. Reeves was named to the 2017-2018 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Massachusetts Boys Basketball Team by USA Today.  Not only was the future Friar named to the First Team, but he was also named the Player of the Year. This comes on the heels of Reeves being named the Massachusetts Gatorade Player of the … Continue reading A.J. Reeves Named to USA Today’s ALL-USA Massachusetts Boys Basketball Team

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 Make it Two Wins in a Row at Home, Beat Georgetown 73-69

Providence Friars 73 (16-8) Georgetown Hoyas 69 (13-10) First year Georgetown Coach Patrick Ewing coached his first game against the Friars and even thought the Hoyas lost, I was impressed to see how competitive the team already is.  They are a lot closer to taking that next step and becoming a threat in the Big … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Make it Two Wins in a Row at Home, Beat Georgetown 73-69