Garwey Dual Commits to Providence, Becoming the First Member of the 2023 Class

Garwey Dual, a four-star point guard from Carmel, Indiana, announced his commitment to Providence College, becoming the first official member of the Friars 2023 recruiting class. Dual had just recently taken his official visit to PC on June 13th (his one and only official) and wasted no time in making his decision. https://twitter.com/garweypual_2023/status/1538602492014960640 If you …

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Corey Floyd Jr. Commits to PC and Takes His Rightful Place in Friartown

UConn transfer Corey Floyd Jr. has officially returned to his rightful home in Providence. Floyd, a 6'4'' shooting guard, was originally part of the Huskies 2022 class but reclassified to move up to Storrs for 2021 and redshirted this past season. Floyd was a Top-100 recruit out of Roselle Catholic in New Jersey and will …

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AJ Reeves Officially Declares for the NBA Draft

The final question has officially been answered regarding the 2021-2022 Providence Friars basketball roster. AJ Reeves has decided to forego his additional year of eligibility that was granted due to COVID, signed an agent, and entered his name into the 2022 NBA Draft. https://twitter.com/ajreeves11/status/1513911597697282051 It's always a bit misleading these days with the additional year …

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Justin Minaya Foregoing His Final Year of Eligibility

Although all of Friartown were hoping that they could see Justin Minaya make mince meat out of opposing offenses for another year, the defensive stopper has decided to forego his last year of eligibility and turn his sights on pursuing a professional basketball career. https://www.instagram.com/p/CcBdJUDOc38/ I don't think I can remember two basketball players having …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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