Alpha Diallo Signs a Three-Year Deal with Panathinaikos

The Greek basketball club, Panathinaikos, has officially signed former Providence Friars forward Alpha Diallo to a three-year contract. Since Diallo will be loaned from his current team (hello Europe sports), he will not actually play for the club in the upcoming 2021-2022 basketball season. The Greens, as Panathinaikos is dubbed, are looking to reload their … Continue reading Alpha Diallo Signs a Three-Year Deal with Panathinaikos

Jimmy Nichols Jr. Commits to VCU

After three years with the Providence Friars, Jimmy Nichols Jr. announced that he will be transferring to VCU (Virginia Commonwealth University) to continue his education and collegiate basketball career in 2021. https://twitter.com/jimmynicholsjr5/status/1382744472149180422 Nichols spent three years with the Friars, navigating his way through a plethora of injuries along the way. Every time that it looks … Continue reading Jimmy Nichols Jr. Commits to VCU

Andrew Fonts Returning for One More Season

Andrew Fonts announced that he will be returning for a 5th year with the Providence Friars and thus the three-headed monster of Watson/Horchler/Fonts will lead us into the next season, searching for a Big East Championship and more. https://twitter.com/drewfonts_/status/1374790773024165892 The one thing that I didn't realize until now for some reason is that the Friars … Continue reading Andrew Fonts Returning for One More Season

Jayden Epps (2022) Commits to the Providence Friars

The Friars received their first commitment from the class of 2022 with the announcement video from Jayden Epps, even though the general consensus seems to be that he re-classifies to 2021. Epps is a 6'2'' combo guard who plays his High School ball at King's Fork in Virginia. The Friars have been able to snag … Continue reading Jayden Epps (2022) Commits to the Providence Friars

Luke Fonts Commits to Providence College as a Preferred Walk-On

It looks like the Fonts legacy will continue at Providence College with Luke Fonts committing to the Providence Friars as a Preferred Walk On (PWO). Luke's older brother Drew Fonts is a Senior guard with the Friars and has set the foundation for Luke to slide right into his slot on the roster once he … Continue reading Luke Fonts Commits to Providence College as a Preferred Walk-On

Athletic 2021 Big Rafael Castro Picks the Friars Over Dayton and Miami

Rafael Castro announced that he will be joining Ed Cooley and the Providence Friars for next year, joining Michigan forward Legend Geeter as the second member of the 2021 recruiting class. Castro choose PC over the likes of Dayton and Miami who made up the other two schools included in his final three. https://twitter.com/tfrontoffice/status/1324511932024573955 Castro … Continue reading Athletic 2021 Big Rafael Castro Picks the Friars Over Dayton and Miami

Isaiah Jackson Joins French Nationale 2 Team La Charite

Isaiah Jackson officially signed on to join the French National 2 Team La Charite Basket 58. The 2019 Providence College graduate starts his professional basketball career after spending his last 4 years with the Friars. https://twitter.com/jacksonisaiah44/status/1313530776462426119 Having begun his collegiate journey with George Mason, Jackson transferred to PC, sat out a year per the transfer … Continue reading Isaiah Jackson Joins French Nationale 2 Team La Charite

Class of 2021 Big Man Sam Ayomide includes Providence in his Final 6 Schools

The Providence Friars have been included among some college basketball heavy hitters in 2021 Nigerian Big Sam Ayomide's list of his final 6 schools. Aymoide's cut down list includes Memphis, Kansas, Seton Hall, Illinois, & Wake Forest. The Friars have missed out on a few commitments recently after being included in some final cut lists … Continue reading Class of 2021 Big Man Sam Ayomide includes Providence in his Final 6 Schools

2021 Forward Rafael Castro Names the Friars in His Final 6 Schools

The Friars have been making the cut for a number of 2021 targets these days and we can officially add 2021 Forward Rafael Castro to the list. https://twitter.com/theylovecastro/status/1302411254947078145 Bryce Hopkins, Kuluel Mading, Legend Geeter, Darius Johnson, & Breon Pass all currently have Providence included in their final list of schools at the moment. It's only … Continue reading 2021 Forward Rafael Castro Names the Friars in His Final 6 Schools

Providence Friars Make Final Cut Lists for Bryce Hopkins, Kuluel Mading, & Legend Geeter

With the Providence Friars still searching for their first 2021 class commitment, this weekend brought some encouraging news to the Friartown Faithful that PC can join the rest of the Big East in securing a loaded recruiting class. In fact, the Big East currently has 8 of the top 31 recruiting classes of 2021 according … Continue reading Providence Friars Make Final Cut Lists for Bryce Hopkins, Kuluel Mading, & Legend Geeter