Saint Joseph’s Transfer Jared Bynum Commits to the Providence Friars

Ed Cooley and the Providence Friars just nabbed their second commitment from the transfer portal in as many days, and third of the off-season (I guess it would be called an off-season, right?).  Saint Joseph's Freshman guard Jared Bynum announced on his Instagram and Twitter that he will be heading to Providence, sitting for one … Continue reading Saint Joseph’s Transfer Jared Bynum Commits to the Providence Friars

Alpha Diallo Enters His Name into the NBA Draft

Per Alpha Diallo's Instagram, the Providence Junior is entering his name into the NBA Draft for 2019 and will be taking part in the upcoming process and workouts. View this post on Instagram Don’t Raise Your Voice, Improve Your Argument #Marathoncontinues 💯 A post shared by Alpha Diallo (@slowmo.11) on Apr 16, 2019 at 9:17am … Continue reading Alpha Diallo Enters His Name into the NBA Draft

UMass Guard Luwane Pipkins Will Be Transferring to Providence

Almost immediately following Drew Edwards announcement that he will play out his last year of eligibility away from Providence next year, UMass guard Luwane Pipkins let everyone know that he will be making his way to Friartown to finish out his collegiate career. I just want to say thanks to all the coaches that contacted … Continue reading UMass Guard Luwane Pipkins Will Be Transferring to Providence

Game Recap: Friars Don’t Show Up Against Arkansas in the First Round of the NIT

(4) Providence Friars (18-16) 72 (5) Arkansas Razorbacks (18-15) 84 What the shit was that? The Friars were given a home game to open up the NIT Tournament against an Arkansas team who was without their best player, Daniel Gafford, a projected mid-to-late first round pick in this year's NBA Draft, who chose to skip … Continue reading Game Recap: Friars Don’t Show Up Against Arkansas in the First Round of the NIT

Game Recap: Friars Finish Off the Regular Season with a Comfy Win Over Butler, 83-70

Providence Friars (17-14) 83 Butler Bulldogs (16-15) 70 This game was more about Big East Tournament seeding and making sure that everything is clicking going into Madison Square Garden than anything else.  The one thing that the Friars needed to get going in order of having a chance of making a run this coming week … Continue reading Game Recap: Friars Finish Off the Regular Season with a Comfy Win Over Butler, 83-70

Game Recap: The Friars Get a Much Needed Win at Butler in OT, 73-67

Providence Friars (16-13) 74 Butler Bulldogs (15-13) 67 It is never easy to win on the road in the Big East. The Friars were up by 14 with five and a half minutes left in the first half but the game was back-and-forth the entire second frame, eventually needing free extra basketball to decide it. … Continue reading Game Recap: The Friars Get a Much Needed Win at Butler in OT, 73-67

Game Recap: PC Friars Bounce Back, Winning Handily at St. John’s 70-56

Providence Friars (14-10) 70 St. John's Red Storm (17-7) 56 The Jekyll and Hyde act continues for this year's Providence Friars.  After struggling to show up for the last couple of contest, the Friars traveled down to the World's Most Famous Arena and easily dispatched St. John's in front of a pretty stunned home crowd. … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Bounce Back, Winning Handily at St. John’s 70-56

Game Recap: Friars Take Down DePaul 70-67 in AJ Reeves’ Return

Providence Friars (13-7) 70 DePaul Blue Demons (11-8) 67 That makes it two Big East wins in a row, and three wins in their last four games, for the Providence Friars as they kept things rolling against a much improved DePaul team visiting The Dunk.  The Friars got a much needed boost from A.J. Reeves … Continue reading Game Recap: Friars Take Down DePaul 70-67 in AJ Reeves’ Return

Game Recap: Friars Get Their First Big East Win Against Visiting Seton Hall, 72-63

Providence Friars (11-6) 72 Seton Hall Pirates (12-6) 63 Finally some things went right down the stretch for the Friars as they pulled out their first Big East Conference victory of the season against the visiting Seton Hall Pirates.  David Duke led the Friars with a career-high 18 points, helping the Friars break a three-game … Continue reading Game Recap: Friars Get Their First Big East Win Against Visiting Seton Hall, 72-63

Game Recap: A Rough First Half Dooms the Friars from Completing a Comeback Against Villanova, 65-59

Providence Friars 59 (10-5) Villanova Wildcats 65 (11-4) Well that was about the most frustrating game I've seen in a long time.  You got to see just how shitty the Friars can play for the first half, followed immediately by how damn good the team could play for the second half. The Friars went into … Continue reading Game Recap: A Rough First Half Dooms the Friars from Completing a Comeback Against Villanova, 65-59