Providence College Athletic Director Bob Driscoll made the announcement via his Twitter account. The Friars and DePaul will play Thursday at 2pm and the game will take place at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center.
This comes on the heels of the Dunkin’ Donuts Center’s tweet that the Fleetwood Mac concert would take place as scheduled on Wedneday night. The news means DePaul will be able to travel to Rhode Island from Chicago on Wedneday and Providence’s athletic department and ticket office avoid the potential headache of what to do about season ticket holders and others who had purchased tickets for this game.
Continue reading Game On: Providence and DePaul to Play Thursday at the Dunk
With Bracket Matrix up to 73 brackets reporting right now I figured why not try to create my own bracket to see how I do against the rest of the field. I’ll give you my S-curve as well as try to seed teams while following the NCAA Selection Committee’s guidelines for seeding. I’ll try to do this post at least once a week as the season progresses.
The automatic qualifiers are based on the conference standings through games on January 26th.
Be sure to send me your feedback in the comments section, via email or on Twitter. Here we go.
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Providence put out a release Monday afternoon that indicates the game against DePaul has been tentatively re-scheduled for Thursday, January 29th at 2pm at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. The game will be televised on Fox Sports 1.
However, there are a couple of wrinkles in all of this.
Continue reading Providence vs. DePaul Game Re-Scheduled for January 29th at 2pm
Providence went 1-0 this week with their overtime win over Xavier on Thursday night at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. Last week Providence got 4 votes in the USA Today Coaches Poll and they are now getting 13 votes in that poll this week which ranks them 33rd. They were 43rd a week ago with those 4 votes. The Friars got 17 votes in the AP Poll each of the last two weeks which was good for 32nd. They have gotten a little more love from the writers this week with 29 votes which ranks them 30th.
The Big East
Continue reading National Polls Update: Week 12