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 Pretty Much Guarantees Needing Championship Run in the Big East Tourney with Loss to Georgetown

Providence Friars 71 (16-9) - Georgetown Hoyas 83 (15-9)   I probably sound like a broken record, but there's only so much PC can do with such a limited amount of contributors.  Bryce Cotton (31 points), Tyler Harris (13 points), & Kadeem Batts (14 points) combined to score 82% of the points for the Friars. … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Pretty Much Guarantees Needing Championship Run in the Big East Tourney with Loss to Georgetown

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!

Game Recap: PC Friars Raise Big East Championship Banner, Close Out Late Victory Against Albany 64-60

Providence Friars (1-0) 64 - Albany Great Danes (0-1) 60     The Providence College Friars opened up their season last night at the Dunkin' Donuts Center in downtown Providence with a match up against the Albany Great Danes.  It was the first meeting between the two teams since 1928 when PC beat Albany in a … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Raise Big East Championship Banner, Close Out Late Victory Against Albany 64-60

Game Recap: PC Friars Improve to 2-0 with a Comfortable Win Against Binghamton

Providence Friars (2-0) 66 - Binghamton Bearcats (0-2) 45   Pic from +CoxHub  With the late night tip at 9 PM on a Monday (actual tip wasn't until 9:15), this was a tough game for a lot of the Friar Faithful to make it out to the Dunk for.  I'm not sure how much you can … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Friars Improve to 2-0 with a Comfortable Win Against Binghamton

Game Recap: PC Easily Dismantles Navy and Kris Dunn Looks Even Better Than Advertised

Providence Friars (3-0) 88 - Navy Midshipmen (0-3) 51   Picture from Glenn Osmundson/The Providence Journal This may be the only game the Friars have all season where their fans could sit back, relax, and just enjoy themselves while the Friars clicked on all cylinders on their way to a nice, easy, breezy Covergirl victory. … Continue reading Game Recap: PC Easily Dismantles Navy and Kris Dunn Looks Even Better Than Advertised

PC Suffers Their First Loss of the Year Against Number 1 Kentucky

Providence Friars (6-1) 38 - #1 Kentucky Wildcats (7-0) 58   Yes Ed, that's the same exact pose I was stuck in during the game too.   I knew that it was a very high ask for Providence to go into Rupp Arena in Kentucky and come out with a win, but for a while … Continue reading PC Suffers Their First Loss of the Year Against Number 1 Kentucky

Former Friar Tyler Harris Selected 25th Overall in NBA G-League Draft

Former Providence Friar and Auburn Forward Tyler Harris was selected 25th overall by the Agua Caliente Clippers of the NBA G-League over the weekend for the 2017-2018 season. #GLeagueDraft picks 23-25: 23. @okcblue - TJ Wallace 24. @maineredclaws - Dominic Cheek 25. @ACClippers - Tyler Harris — NBA G League (@nbagleague) October 21, 2017 Harris … Continue reading Former Friar Tyler Harris Selected 25th Overall in NBA G-League Draft