Xavier Foster, 2020 Big Man, Lists Providence in his Final Five Schools

Xavier Foster, a 2020 Center from Iowa, has included Providence in his final five schools that he is considering.  The seven footer also included his home state Iowa Hawkeyes and Iowa State Cyclones, along with Virginia Tech and Baylor. View this post on Instagram I would like to say thank you to all the coach’s … Continue reading Xavier Foster, 2020 Big Man, Lists Providence in his Final Five Schools

Ben Bentil Officially Joins Panathinaikos

Shortly after agreeing to extend his contract with Peristeri Vikos Cola for another year, Ben Bentil's contract was bought out by the reigning Greek Cup Champions, Panathinaikos.  Now, it's finally official and Bentil will be joining the "Greens." Bentil will be following his head coach Argyris Pedoulakis from Peristeri to Panathinaikos as the duo will team up … Continue reading Ben Bentil Officially Joins Panathinaikos

LeDontae Henton Signs with Hungary’s Atomeromu SE Paks

Providence College alum LeDontae Henton ('15) has signed a deal with Hungarian A-Division Team Atomeromu SE Paks (ASE) per a team press release. LaDontae Henton signs with Atomeromu https://t.co/DXGvhUpbwU — Sportando (@Sportando) January 7, 2019 After finishing out the 2018 year on a one-month deal in Liga ACB, the top Spanish basketball league, with MoraBanc … Continue reading LeDontae Henton Signs with Hungary’s Atomeromu SE Paks

Game Recap: PC Finally Wins A Close Game Late, 84-83 in Double OT at St. John’s

Providence Friars 84 (12-5) - St. John's Red Storm 83 (9-8) 2OT         It looks like the basketball Gods aren't completely against the Friars after all.  PC was able to take down St. John's 84-83 on the road on Thursday night behind a game winner from Bryce Cotton that finally didn't get spoiled … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Finally Wins A Close Game Late, 84-83 in Double OT at St. John’s

Game Recap: PC with a HUGE win over #20 Creighton in Providence

Providence Friars 81 (13-5) - #20 Creighton Bluejays 68 (15-3) I don't have a ton to say about this game since I wasn't able to watch it because I was at the atrociousness that was the UConn/Louisville game.  BUT, I will say that this is a GIGANTIC win for the Friars. Providence finally has a … Continue reading Game Recap: PC with a HUGE win over #20 Creighton in Providence

Game Recap: PC Makes it 5 Wins in a Row and Welcomes Xavier to the New Big East

Providence Friars 81 - Xavier Musketeers 72     The Friars made it 5 wins in a row behind a fantastic second half team shooting display (64%) and stellar individual performances from Ice Cotton (25 points) and LaDontae Henton (23 points/11 boards).  Henton was everywhere on the floor and was even money from long distance, … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Makes it 5 Wins in a Row and Welcomes Xavier to the New Big East

Game Recap: PC Back on Track with a 77-72 Road Win at DePaul

Providence Friars 77 (16-6) - DePaul Blue Demons 72 (10-12)   You can always count on a DePaul game to get you back on track.  Even though Providence was getting pretty much handled down low by the Blue Demons in the first half, they were able to complete turn around the big man battle in … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Back on Track with a 77-72 Road Win at DePaul

Game Recap: PC Losses Another Nail-Biter to Nova 79-82 in Double OT

Providence Friars 79 (17-10) - #9 Villanova Wildcats 82 (23-3) 2OT Another tough loss for the PC Friars against a good team and in Double OT no less.  The good thing about these games is that PC knows they can play with anyone (UMASS, Creighton, Nova, etc.), the bad thing is that they keep coming out … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Losses Another Nail-Biter to Nova 79-82 in Double OT

Game Recap: PC Climbs to 21 Wins with 79-74 Win Over St. John’s

Providence Friars 79 (21-11) - St. John's Red Storm 74 (20-12)     In what was essentially a loser goes to the NIT game, Providence was able to hold on down the stretch amiss a valiant comeback attempt by St. John's down the stretch, erasing a 15 point deficit in the waning minutes to make … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Climbs to 21 Wins with 79-74 Win Over St. John’s

Get Ready to Dance Friars! The Providence College Friars are Big East Champs!

Providence Friars 65 (23-11) - #14 Creighton Bluejays 58 (26-7)     Some highlights from the game before we get started...     In the words of Ed Cooley, "What bubble?  There's no bubble, we bursted that bubble tonight baby."  And just like that, the Providence College Friars come out of New York City as … Continue reading Get Ready to Dance Friars! The Providence College Friars are Big East Champs!