Providence Recruiting Update: Staff Hits the Road During Break in Schedule

Providence coaches are using some of their time between games to hit the recruiting trail hard this week after playing at Georgetown on Monday night. Just on Tuesday night Providence coaches were spotted at multiple games across the country. Their next game isn’t until Saturday afternoon at #1 Villanova, so Ed Cooley and his staff took a day away from practice and film prep to see some old names that Providence fans will recognize as well as new ones that have only been on Providence’s radar for a few weeks.

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Friars Win: Providence 74, Georgetown 56

1H 2H Final Score
Providence 42 32 74
Georgetown 27 29 56

Stat Leaders

Points Rebounds Assists
Providence Bullock: 22 Cartwright: 9 Cartwright: 11
Georgetown Peak: 13 Agau: 7 Peak: 3

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Game Notes & Preview: Providence (12-7, 2-4) at Georgetown (10-8, 1-4) 1/16/17

Where: Verizon Center – Washington, DC

When: 9:00pm EST

How: FS1 (Justin Kutcher & Tarik Turner)/Fox Sports GO (Where Available)/WEEI 103.7 FM and Friars.com (John Rooke and Joe Hassett)/FriarTV

Game Notes

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Opening Line: Providence +5 at Georgetown 1/16/17

Providence is 12-7 on the court this season and the Friars are 10-9 ATS. Georgetown is 10-8 on the court and 5-11 ATS. Kenpom has this game as Georgetown winning, 72-66, and he gives Providence a 30% chance of winning.

The oddsmakers have weighed in on this matchup that tips at 9:00pm on Monday:

Opening Line

Providence +5

Opening O/U

139

Opening Moneyline

Prov +230/Gtown -275

Stay tuned for updates as the line moves.

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WATCH: Postgame Press Conference vs Seton Hall 1/14/17

Here’s the postgame press conference with Ed Cooley, Kyron Cartwright and Rodney Bullock following the Friars’ 65-61 win over Seton Hall:

(Video courtesy of Brendan McGair)

Here are some of Cooley’s thoughts:

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Friars Win: Seton Hall 61, Providence 65

Final Score
Seton Hall 61
Providence 65

Stat Leaders

Points Rebounds Assists
Seton Hall Rodriguez: 20 Delgado: 16 Carrington: 5
Providence Bullock: 21 Bullock: 5 Cartwright: 8

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