Ryan Fazekas Officially Transferring to Valparaiso

I have come to the decision that I will be attending Valparaiso University next year. Go Crusaders!!! #ComingHome — Ryan Fazekas (@Ryan_fazekas) April 23, 2017 Former Providence Friar sharpshooter Ryan Fazekas announced yesterday that he is officially transferring to Valparaiso University to continue his education and basketball playing career.  Fazekas will have to sit for 1 year … Continue reading Ryan Fazekas Officially Transferring to Valparaiso

Ryan Fazekas Transferring from PC

Providence College Sophomore Ryan Fazekas confirmed that he is transferring from PC following a report from Jeff Goodman at ESPN. Providence wing Ryan Fazekas is transferring, source told ESPN. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) March 22, 2017 The 6'8'' sharpshooter from Indiana will have to sit out a year before having two years of playing eligibility left … Continue reading Ryan Fazekas Transferring from PC

Game Recap: PC Friars Fall to USC 75-71 in NCAA First Four Revenge Game

#11 USC Trojans (25-9) 75 #11 Providence Friars (20-13) 71 It was a game of two halves, that's as simple as you can put it.  Providence College raced out to what looked to be an insurmountable 15-point lead at half time in their first four NCAA Tournament rematch with the USC Trojans, but that wasn't the end of the story. … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Fall to USC 75-71 in NCAA First Four Revenge Game

Game Recap: PC Friars Drop a Sloppy Game to Creighton in the BE Tourney 70-58

Providence Friars (20-12) 58 Creighton Bluejays (24-8) 70 Ed Cooley summed up the game perfectly in the post-game conference, "We just didn't play well.  We picked a bad time to play our worst game in probably 5 or 6 weeks." After finishing the Big East regular season with 6 straight wins and seemingly gelling and peaking at the most … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Drop a Sloppy Game to Creighton in the BE Tourney 70-58

Game Recap: PC Loses a Winnable game in Seton Hall 72-70 in OT

Providence Friars (14-11) 70 Seton Hall Pirates (15-8) 72 OT The Providence Friars dropped a heartbreaker in a game they could have easily won in New Jersey to Big East foe Seton Hall.  The game when to overtime and ultimately, Seton Hall was able to pull out the victory in a battle between the middle-of-the-pack teams in the muddled … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Loses a Winnable game in Seton Hall 72-70 in OT

Game Recap: PC Friars Win 1st Ever Game at Marquette 79-78

Providence Friars (14-9) 79 Marquette Golden Eagles (14-7) 78 The Providence College Friars traveled on the road to Milwaukee to face off against Big East conference foe Marquette and came away with their first ever win at Marquette in the school's history.  Going into the game, the Friars were 3-14 all-time against the Golden Eagles but were able to … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Win 1st Ever Game at Marquette 79-78

Game Recap: The Friars Fall on the Road to #1 Villanova, 78-68

Providence Friars (13-8) 68 #1 Villanova Wildcats (19-1) 78 The Providence Friars took to the road to take on the #1 team in the country and defending National Champion Villanova Wildcats and came up a bit short by the end of the game. The Friars were able to get things close at times, taking a 4-point deficit into halftime, but … Continue reading Game Recap: The Friars Fall on the Road to #1 Villanova, 78-68

Game Recap: Kyron Cartwright Falls a Rebound Shy of a Triple-Double as PC Smokes Gtown 74-56

Providence Friars (13-7) 74 Georgetown Hoyas (10-9) 56 While Rodney Bullock led the Friars with 22 points, this game was all about Kyron Cartwright.  Cartwright finished the game, one rebound shy of a triple-double and the Friars played their most complete game of the season on their way to a drubbing of Georgetown on the road. Cartwright finished the … Continue reading Game Recap: Kyron Cartwright Falls a Rebound Shy of a Triple-Double as PC Smokes Gtown 74-56

Game Recap: PC Bounces Back with a Big Win Over Seton Hall 65-61

Providence Friars (12-7) 65 Seton Hall Pirates (12-5) 61 That was a much needed win for the Friars against a very good Seton Hall team at the Dunkin' Donuts Center.  Facing the possibility of going to 1-5 in conference play, the Friars started out hot against the Pirates but a 10-0 run to close out the first half put … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Bounces Back with a Big Win Over Seton Hall 65-61

Game Recap: PC Loses a Heartbreaker on the Road to DePaul 64-63

Providence Friars (11-7) 63 DePaul Blue Demons (8-9) 64 Man, look at that place, it's packed to the brim. This one hurts.  This one hurts a lot.  This was the one game in the Friars first 5 Big East Conference games that they really couldn't afford to lose.  Providence led by 9 points at halftime and as much as … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Loses a Heartbreaker on the Road to DePaul 64-63