My Pre-Season Big East Men’s Basketball Awards for 2020-2021

Here are my Pre-Season picks for the Big East last season: 2019-2020 Pre-Season All-Big East Picks.  Here is what the actual team ended up being compared to where my pre-season pick had them. 1st Team Markus Howard (Marquette) - 1st Team Myles Powell (Seton Hall) - 1st Team Paul Reed (DePaul) - 2nd Team Alpha … Continue reading My Pre-Season Big East Men’s Basketball Awards for 2020-2021

Providence Friars Named to the 2021 Empire Classic Field with Gonzaga, Louisville, and OK State

The four team field for the 2021 Empire Classic has been announced and joining the Providence Friars will be Louisville, Gonzaga, & Oklahoma State. Source: Oklahoma State will be the fourth team in the 2021 Empire Classic at MSG and will not participate in the 2021 Legends Classic at Barclays Center as originally scheduled. Current … Continue reading Providence Friars Named to the 2021 Empire Classic Field with Gonzaga, Louisville, and OK State

Syracuse Guard Brycen Goodine Transfers to Providence

Syracuse Shooting Guard Brycen Goodine has announced his decision to transfer from the Orange to the Providence Friars.  Goodine was at Syracuse for only one season, which is longer than I could have stomached being under Jim Boeheim if I'm being honest.  With only one season under his belt, Brycen will have three remaining years … Continue reading Syracuse Guard Brycen Goodine Transfers to Providence

College Basketball All-Hate Team 2019-2020

2016-2017 Team 2017-2018 Team For the 2018-2019 Team, I was never able to get around to finishing it last year but here is what last year's team was going to be when all was said and done. Coach - Mike Krzyzewski (Duke) Ignas Brazdeikis (Michigan) Matt McQuaid (Michigan State) Fatts Russell (Rhode Island) Rashaan Holloway … Continue reading College Basketball All-Hate Team 2019-2020

My Picks for the All-Big East Teams for the 2019-2020 Season

Even though this basketball season may have come to abrupt and disappointing end, since the full slate of Big East conference games (minus the conference tournament) was played to completion, I'm more than comfortable to make my personal All-Big East Team selections for the 2019-2020 basketball season. I have put my pre-season prediction for each … Continue reading My Picks for the All-Big East Teams for the 2019-2020 Season

La Salle Transfer Ed Croswell Commits to Providence

The college basketball season might be cancelled but the Providence Friars and Ed Cooley haven't stopped rolling.  After finishing the season on a 6 game win streak, the Friars have added back-to-back transfer targets early in the college basketball off-season to continue on their hot streak. Ed Croswell had narrowed down his potential transfer destinations … Continue reading La Salle Transfer Ed Croswell Commits to Providence

Game Recap: Friars Make it Four in a Row with an Overtime Win at Marquette

Providence Friars (10-6) 81 Marquette Golden Eagles (11-4) 80 OT Long live the retro away jerseys! The Friars won their second straight road game and are currently on a four game winning streak.  After being left for dead by many (not me) after some very questionable losses to being their non-conference schedule, Providence suddenly seems … Continue reading Game Recap: Friars Make it Four in a Row with an Overtime Win at Marquette

Game Recap: Nate Watson Hits a Clutch Free Throw to Secure the Win over DePaul 66-65

Providence Friars (9-6) 66 DePaul Blue Demons (12-3) 65 A clutch free throw from Nate Watson, the guy on the team who has been struggling the most with his free throw shooting this season, gave Providence their first road win of the season over DePaul.  The Friars have no started 2-0 in Big East Conference … Continue reading Game Recap: Nate Watson Hits a Clutch Free Throw to Secure the Win over DePaul 66-65

Game Recap: Friars Open Up Big East Play with a 76-60 Win Over a Shorthanded Georgetown

Providence Friars (8-6) 76 Georgetown Hoyas (10-4) 60 Welcome to 2020, where the Providence Friars are an undefeated basketball team!  The Friars got off to a scorching hot start, finishing the first half with a 31-point advantage over the visiting Georgetown Hoyas to begin their Big East Conference slate.  Heading into the half with a … Continue reading Game Recap: Friars Open Up Big East Play with a 76-60 Win Over a Shorthanded Georgetown

Game Recap: Providence Smashes Texas at Home 70-48

Providence Friars (7-6) 70 Texas Longhorns (9-2) 48 Providence responded from their worst game of the season against Florida with quite possibly their best game of the season against Texas.  Providence was able to beat Texas in Austin last season and impressively showed that with their backs up against the wall, that they are still … Continue reading Game Recap: Providence Smashes Texas at Home 70-48