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

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

A.J. Reeves Out 4 to 6 Weeks with a Foot Injury

In what will be a big hit to the Providence College offense, an announcement came from the school that he will need to miss 4 to 6 weeks with a foot injury. So far this season, Reeves has been the Friars best three-point shooter, connecting on a team-high 45.3% of deep bombs.  Along with his … Continue reading A.J. Reeves Out 4 to 6 Weeks with a Foot Injury

Game Recap: A.J. Reeves Shoots the Friars to an OT Win at Boston College, 100-95

Providence Friars (7-2) 100 Boston College Eagles (6-2) 95 OT Freshman A.J. Reeves returned to his familiar stomping grounds of Massachusetts and put on a show in front of a large contingent of family and friends...and some NBA Scouts, including Danny Ainge as well.  Reeves shot the Friars to a come from behind win against … Continue reading Game Recap: A.J. Reeves Shoots the Friars to an OT Win at Boston College, 100-95

Game Recap: PC Friars Return Home to Down Iona 91-79

Providence Friars (4-2) 91 Iona Gaels (2-3) 79 The Providence Friars returned to the familiar confines of the Dunkin' Donuts Center after splitting a pair of games at Mohegan Sun for the Air Force Reserve Tip-Off to take on the visiting Iona Gaels.  The Friars were able to push the pace and play at a … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Return Home to Down Iona 91-79

Game Recap: Friars Bounce Back and Take Down Holy Cross at Home 70-61

Providence Friars (2-1) 70 Holy Cross Crusaders (1-2) 61 The Providence Friars returned home to the friendly confines of The Dunk to take on the Holy Cross Crusaders, a team that they haven't faced since 2012 after playing them routinely prior to this little break in matchups.  After a little bit of a tumultuous start … Continue reading Game Recap: Friars Bounce Back and Take Down Holy Cross at Home 70-61

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

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

2019 PC Recruiting Target Al-Amir Dawes Lists Providence in his Final 8 Schools

Shooting Guard Al-Amir Dawes announced the cut-down list of his final 8 schools on his Instagram account and included Providence amongst the schools remaining. View this post on Instagram Blessings on blessings 🐍 @tipton.edits A post shared by Al-Amir Dawes (@a_booqi) on Sep 11, 2018 at 5:27pm PDT   The eight schools remaining include UConn, … Continue reading 2019 PC Recruiting Target Al-Amir Dawes Lists Providence in his Final 8 Schools

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