Isaiah Jackson Picked to Play on Team Big East in the 3x3U National Championship Tournament

This is the second year that the 3x3U National Championship is being played, where the winning team takes home a cool 100 grand if they win the tournament.  Each Division I conference across the NCAA has a 4-player team made up of Seniors that make up each team in the tournament.  Most likely, the best … Continue reading Isaiah Jackson Picked to Play on Team Big East in the 3x3U National Championship Tournament

My Picks for the All-Big East Men’s Basketball Teams for 2018-2019

With the NCAA Tournament now in full swing today, I think it's a bit overdue to name my All-Big East Teams for the 2018-2019 Men's Basketball season.  Before we get into the individual teams, let's get the main awards out of the way shall we? Big East Player of the Year - Markus Howard (Marquette) … Continue reading My Picks for the All-Big East Men’s Basketball Teams for 2018-2019

Ed Cooley Chosen to Coach Team USA with an All-Big East Squad in the 2019 Pan American Games

For the first time ever, Team USA will be solely represented by one Division I college conference in the Pan American Games, the Big East.  The person chosen to lead this unique team next year, is none other than Providence Friars Head Coach Ed Cooley. The announcement was made by Big East Commissioner Val Ackerman … Continue reading Ed Cooley Chosen to Coach Team USA with an All-Big East Squad in the 2019 Pan American Games

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

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

Providence’s Big East Conference Schedule Released

The Big East Conference schedule was released on Thursday for the 2018-2019 Men's Basketball season and it's starting to feel like college basketball is just around the corner now. John Fanta announced the schedule for each Big East team on the Big East Shootaround that you can re-watch right here. #BEshootaround Schedule Special Grab your … Continue reading Providence’s Big East Conference Schedule Released

Rodney Bullock Selected to Represent the Big East in the 3×3 Hoops National Championship

This year will be the first ever three-on-three Hoops National Championship tournament featuring College Seniors who have exhausted their eligibility and will take place at this year's Final Four in San Antonio.  Each team will be made up of 4 payers from each respective conference, making up 32 total teams. Good luck to Rodney Bullock … Continue reading Rodney Bullock Selected to Represent the Big East in the 3×3 Hoops National Championship

Bill Raftery Names LeDontae Henton in his Top 5 Big East Players for the Upcoming 2014-2015 Season

      Love it.  LOVE IT.  This is just getting me all geared up for when the Friars kick of their season this Saturday at home against Albany.     And they really have it right about Henton.  He does all the little things.  Coaches appreciate him.  His teammates love to play with him. … Continue reading Bill Raftery Names LeDontae Henton in his Top 5 Big East Players for the Upcoming 2014-2015 Season