Game Recap: Seton Hall Beats the Friars Over 2 Days After the Dunk Becomes a Slip-And-Slide

Providence Friars 77 (17-11) Seton Hall Pirates 89 (19-9) This was a weird game. For the second time in two years, the floor at the Dunkin' Donuts Center in Providence was extremely slippery and dangerous to play on due to the unusually warm conditions.  This time however, both coaches agreed that it was so dangerous … Continue reading Game Recap: Seton Hall Beats the Friars Over 2 Days After the Dunk Becomes a Slip-And-Slide

My Picks for the All-Big East Men’s Basketball Teams for 2015-2016

With the 3rd Season of the "New" Big East just about in the books, it's time to look back on the season and hand out some awards to the players.  Before we get into the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Teams, let's get the main awards out of the way.   Player of the Year: Josh … Continue reading My Picks for the All-Big East Men’s Basketball Teams for 2015-2016

Game Recap: Let’s Just Throw Away The Tape, Seton Hall Beats PC 73-57

Providence Friars 57 (14-8) Seton Hall Pirates 73 (17-5) For real, let's just throw out the tape on this game and move on.  There's not much good that you can take away from this game and it won't help to look at a lot of the crap that the team displayed. Alpha Diallo was the … Continue reading Game Recap: Let’s Just Throw Away The Tape, Seton Hall Beats PC 73-57

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

The “How Is That Guy Still in College” Team for 2017-2018

A little fun list before the basketball season actually begins, here's a look at the team of guys who seem like they've been in College for the last decade or so.  It is so rare to see good players stay all 4 years in College these days, so it's also a testament to these guys … Continue reading The “How Is That Guy Still in College” Team for 2017-2018

My Pre-Season Big East Team Picks

It still may be a little too far away to be doing my Pre-Season Big East Men's Basketball Awards for the 2017-2018 basketball season but fuck it, I was both bored and had nothing else to write about.  Anyway, I've been thinking about who was going to make the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd teams this … Continue reading My Pre-Season Big East Team Picks

Game Recap: PC Loses a Winnable game in Seton Hall 72-70 in OT

Providence Friars (14-11) 70 Seton Hall Pirates (15-8) 72 OT The Providence Friars dropped a heartbreaker in a game they could have easily won in New Jersey to Big East foe Seton Hall.  The game when to overtime and ultimately, Seton Hall was able to pull out the victory in a battle between the middle-of-the-pack teams in the muddled … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Loses a Winnable game in Seton Hall 72-70 in OT

Game Recap: PC Bounces Back with a Big Win Over Seton Hall 65-61

Providence Friars (12-7) 65 Seton Hall Pirates (12-5) 61 That was a much needed win for the Friars against a very good Seton Hall team at the Dunkin' Donuts Center.  Facing the possibility of going to 1-5 in conference play, the Friars started out hot against the Pirates but a 10-0 run to close out the first half put … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Bounces Back with a Big Win Over Seton Hall 65-61

Game Recap: #12 PC Friars Drop Another One at Home, 81-72 to Seton Hall

#12 Providence College Friars (15-3) 72 Seton Hall Pirates (13-4) 81 That makes three games in a row that the PC Friars have played extremely poor basketball.  Slow starts have been a pretty consistent thing this entire year, and something that the Friars need to rectify, but the last three games have been a constant struggle, especially on the … Continue reading Game Recap: #12 PC Friars Drop Another One at Home, 81-72 to Seton Hall