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

Freddie MO Drops Song “Ball Like Bentil” Honoring Ben Bentil

Rapper Freddie MO recently released a song titled, "Ball Like Bentil," honoring the former PC Friars Men's Basketball player.  The song features Donzy and is produced by ChrisBeatz. Apparently Bentil and Freddie Mo are childhood friends, so that explains how the Ghanians are linked and why he chose to make the song about Big Ben. … Continue reading Freddie MO Drops Song “Ball Like Bentil” Honoring Ben Bentil

Ben Bentil Signs with Bilbao Basket of Spain Liga ACB

Ben Bentil has officially signed with the Spanish Liga ACB team Bilbao Basket.  Bentil started the season playing for Champagne Chalons-Reims in France where he averaged 11.7 points and 4.8 rebounds in 25 minutes per game. Spanish Liga ACB is the top professional basketball league in Spain There are a couple of Americans on the … Continue reading Ben Bentil Signs with Bilbao Basket of Spain Liga ACB

Game Recap: PC Friars Raise Big East Championship Banner, Close Out Late Victory Against Albany 64-60

Providence Friars (1-0) 64 - Albany Great Danes (0-1) 60     The Providence College Friars opened up their season last night at the Dunkin' Donuts Center in downtown Providence with a match up against the Albany Great Danes.  It was the first meeting between the two teams since 1928 when PC beat Albany in a … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Raise Big East Championship Banner, Close Out Late Victory Against Albany 64-60

Game Recap: PC Friars Improve to 2-0 with a Comfortable Win Against Binghamton

Providence Friars (2-0) 66 - Binghamton Bearcats (0-2) 45   Pic from +CoxHub  With the late night tip at 9 PM on a Monday (actual tip wasn't until 9:15), this was a tough game for a lot of the Friar Faithful to make it out to the Dunk for.  I'm not sure how much you can … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Improve to 2-0 with a Comfortable Win Against Binghamton

Game Recap: PC Easily Dismantles Navy and Kris Dunn Looks Even Better Than Advertised

Providence Friars (3-0) 88 - Navy Midshipmen (0-3) 51   Picture from Glenn Osmundson/The Providence Journal This may be the only game the Friars have all season where their fans could sit back, relax, and just enjoy themselves while the Friars clicked on all cylinders on their way to a nice, easy, breezy Covergirl victory. … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Easily Dismantles Navy and Kris Dunn Looks Even Better Than Advertised

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

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

Ben Bentil Signs with French Club Champagne Chalons-Reims

Per Chris Reichert of 2Ways10Days, Ben Bentil has signed overseas with the French Club Champagne Charlons-Reims. Ben Bentil (Fort Wayne Mad Ants) has signed in France with Chalons-Reims, the team announced #GLeagueAlum — Chris Reichert (@Chris_Reichert) August 28, 2017 Champagne Charlons-Reims plays in the French Pro A Division.  I took a quick glance at their … Continue reading Ben Bentil Signs with French Club Champagne Chalons-Reims

NBA Summer League Schedule for Former Friars

This is what they call the dog days of summer for sports.  You're basically relegated to baseball and the weekend gold tournament right now and waiting for some other sports to come back in the fall.  Thankfully, the off-season for the NBA has been bananas, so they haven't had much coverage fall off since the … Continue reading NBA Summer League Schedule for Former Friars