Game Recap: Tom Planek Ignites Comeback Win Against Stony Brook 62-60

Providence Friars 62 (8-3) Stony Brook Seawolves 60 (4-8)  Rodney Bullock connected on 2 clutch free throws with 0.6 seconds left in the game to pull the Friars ahead and give them a win over lowly Stony Brook in a game that most of the Friars and the coaching staff will hope to soon forget. … Continue reading Game Recap: Tom Planek Ignites Comeback Win Against Stony Brook 62-60

Game Recap: PC Friars Click on All Cylinders to Rout BC Eagles 86-66

Providence Friars 86 (5-1) Boston College Eagles 66 (5-2) The Providence Friars were able to avenge last season's loss to the Boston College Eagles in dominating fashion at the Dunkin' Donuts Center on Saturday night.  Rodney Bullock led all scorers with 20 points and four Friars total scored in double-digits on the night as the … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Click on All Cylinders to Rout BC Eagles 86-66

Game Recap: PC Friars Win 2K Classic by Smashing St. Louis 90-63

Providence Friars 90 (3-1) St. Louis Billikens 63 (3-1) The Providence Friars put together their most complete effort in game this year, blowing out the St. Louis Billikens 90-63 at Madison Square Garden to win the 2017 2K Classic.  The outcome of the game was never in question with the Friars leading by as much … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Win 2K Classic by Smashing St. Louis 90-63

Game Recap: PC Friars Easily Put Away Houston Baptist 84-55 for First Win

Providence Friars 84 (1-0) Houston Baptist Huskies (0-1) And just like that, the 2017-2018 college basketball season is off!  The Providence Friars played their first game at Alumni Hall in 45 years against Houston Baptist to kick of their season and put together an all-around splendid effort in front of the intimate home crowd.  The … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Easily Put Away Houston Baptist 84-55 for First Win

Providence Manhandles UConn 90-76 in Hurricane Relief Exhibition Game

Before we get into the game, let's just acknowledge the the NCAA actually did something right.  They should do this every year where they grant teams the opportunity to add a third exhibition game where the proceeds can go to a charitable cause.  It seems like a no-brainer.  The Providence/UConn game raised $75,000 that will … Continue reading Providence Manhandles UConn 90-76 in Hurricane Relief Exhibition Game

Four Members of the Men’s Basketball Team Earn Big East All-Academic Honors for 2016-2017

The 2016-2017 Big East All-Academic Teams were named this past week and four players on last year's Men's Basketball team took home honors for this year.  Kyron Cartwright, Tommy Planek, Casey Woodring, and Ricky Council II were the four players who earned All-Academic honors for their performance in the classroom. Across all sports, Providence had … Continue reading Four Members of the Men’s Basketball Team Earn Big East All-Academic Honors for 2016-2017

Kris Dunn Introduced by the Chicago Bulls

Kris Dunn was introduced yesterday by the Chicago Bulls in a press conference for the three new additions to the team, along with Zach LaVine and Lauri Markkanen. Here's a quick video to Bulls fans that Kris did the day before the conference when he got to Chicago. .@KrisDunn3 has a message for you #BullsNation! pic.twitter.com/JDjmuW05HU — Chicago … Continue reading Kris Dunn Introduced by the Chicago Bulls

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 Make it 6 in a Row with 86-75 Win at the Garden

Providence Friars (20-11) 86 St. John's Red Storm (13-18) 75 6...Can I get a 6 in a row!?! The Friars needed to complete their 6-game Big East win streak in order to solidify themselves both a first round bye in the Big East Tournament and a spot in the NCAA Tournament. The win gave their Friars at least 1 … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Make it 6 in a Row with 86-75 Win at the Garden

Game Recap: PC Friars Lose Third in a Row on the Road to #13 Butler, 78-61

Providence Friars (10-5) 61 #13 Butler Bulldogs (12-2) 78 The Friars lost their third straight game on the road to the Butler Bulldogs and stayed winless so far in the Big East Conference.  For the second straight game, the Friars were out of it about halfway through the first half.  The Bulldogs pulled ahead early in the game and never … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Lose Third in a Row on the Road to #13 Butler, 78-61