Late Night Snacks: Rhode Island rivalry and VCU's overtime
I bet you didn't realize the Ocean State had a hoops rivalry like this, did you? The Rams and the Friars did battle on Thursday night in a game that turned into a dogfight pretty quickly.
GAME NOTES: Intrastate rivals will clash at the Ryan Center on Thursday night, as the Rhode Island Rams play host to the Providence Friars.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
URI: Rebuilding Rams Hoping for Different Outcome in '13
There's not a lot that PC and URI can agree on, when it comes to basketball. Not even the number of times they've faced each other.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Middlesboro Daily News
Kentucky beats Providence 79-65
The 7-foot sophomore who plays with all those high-profile freshmen blocked consecutive shots by Providence's Kadeem Batts and then took off down court and completed the fast break with an emphatic dunk.
Rothstein: Missing pieces taking toll on Providence
Cooley brought instant energy to his "dream job" and has made the Friars a major factor nationally both on the floor and in recruiting.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
No. 3 Kentucky beats Providence 79-65
Kentucky's Alex Poythress shoots a three point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Providence Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, in New York.
Wildcats and Friars tangle in non-conference action
Two teams off to impressive starts get together at the Barclays Center tonight, as the third-ranked Kentucky Wildcats clash with the Providence Friars.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
GAME NOTES: The Providence Friars and Fairfield Stags meet up in non- conference action at the Dunkin' Donuts Center on Friday afternoon.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
UK basketball: Young Cats can't count on intimidation, Raftery says
Bill Raftery, who will be part of the Fox Sports crew calling Kentucky's game against Providence Sunday, used the word "necessities" to label what UK hopes to acquire this season.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
Terps squeeze out 56-52 win over Providence to win Paradise Jam
ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands -- The Maryland men's basketball team came here last week with its collective confidence shaken, with third-year coach Mark Turgeon coming off his worst loss since coming to College Park.
Maryland-Providence Preview: Talking Terps-Friars with FriarBasketball.com
Y'all ready for some more basketball? Maryland will take on the Friars of Providence Monday evening and you might recognize some former ACC players on their roster.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Men's Basketball Defeats La Salle, 71-63, At Paradise Jam
Tyler Harris scores 22 points to help Friars advance to championship game on Monday vs. Maryland at 10 p.m. ET on CBS Sports Network.
The News Tribune
FACTS & STATS: Site: Sports and Fitness Center -- St. Thomas, Virginia Islands. Television: CBSSN.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Friars come from behind to beat Vandy, 67-60
In the first round of the 2013 Paradise Jam at the University of the Virgin Islands in St. Thomas, Providence found itself on the beach for much of the first 30 mintues against the Vanderbilt Commodores ...trailing 56-40 with just over 10 minutes left.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Miami Herald
Providence wins at home, again, 70-49 over Vermont
LaDontae Henton and Bryce Cotton scored 18 points apiece and and Kadeem Batts added 12 points and 10 rebounds to lead undefeated Providence to a 70-49 non-conference victory over Vermont Monday night.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
GAME NOTES: The Providence Friars continue a four-game homestand to begin the 2013-14 season, as they play host to the Marist Red Foxes in non-conference action at the Dunkin' Donuts Center.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Harris lifts Providence past Brown 73-69
Tyler Harris scored 21 points, and short-handed Providence - playing without one injured starter and two suspended reserves - rallied down the stretch to hold off Brown 73-69 on Wednesday night.
Big East Coast Bias
Game Preview: Providence College vs. Brown University
The Friars and the Bears face off for their 120th meeting. Providence is looking to recover from last season's 69-68 loss, and Brown is looking for their first back-to-back wins against the Friars since 1954.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Providence gets past Boston College 82-78 in OT
Bryce Cotton scored seven of his 28 points in overtime, lifting Providence to an 82-78 win over Boston College on Friday night.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Boston College Eagles
Men's Basketball Opens At PC Friday Night
The Boston College men's basketball team opens the 2013-14 season at Providence on Friday night at 6 p.m. inside the Dunkin' Donuts Center.