Friars Extend Offer to Former Louisville Commit Bryce Hopkins

Versatile Forward Bryce Hopkins officially de-committed from Louisville after verbally committing to the Cardinals back in November.  The 6'6'' 2021 prospect has a solid frame that already looks like it's ready to handle the uptick in size with transitioning from High School to College basketball. RESPECT MY DECISION🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/zzreiTlR5n — Bryce Hopkins (@BryceHopkins) August 9, … Continue reading Friars Extend Offer to Former Louisville Commit Bryce Hopkins

Kalif Young Signs with the Hamilton Honey Badgers of the Canadian Elite Basketball League

Almost as soon as I posted about Kalif Young being Close to an Agreement with Bornova Belediye in Turkey, he turns right around and officially signs with the Hamilton Honey Badgers in the Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL). Oh, did you think we were done? 😏🖋 Excited to welcome 6’9 forward out of @PCFriarsmbb, Kalif Young … Continue reading Kalif Young Signs with the Hamilton Honey Badgers of the Canadian Elite Basketball League

Ranking the Friars Men’s Basketball Non-Conference Schedule for the Upcoming 2019-2020 Season

This will be the third year that I have ranked the Men's Basketball Non-Conference schedule for the Friars in anticipation for the upcoming season, so I guess I can officially call it my annual rankings.  Here's the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 rankings if you're interested. Overall on the Friars schedule, they have two true away games … Continue reading Ranking the Friars Men’s Basketball Non-Conference Schedule for the Upcoming 2019-2020 Season

Game Recap: PC Knocks Off #21 Butler at Home 71-65

Providence Friars (15-11) 71 #21 Butler Bulldogs (19-6) 65 Just what the doctor ordered. Not since the Friars beat a ranked URI team at home have the Friars come through against a ranked opponent this year.  They had lost 6 of their 7 games against ranked opponents this year (UVA, Creighton, Butler, Nova 2x, & Xavier) and were in desperate … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Knocks Off #21 Butler at Home 71-65