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Providence Friarcast Episode 9: You Don’t Bleed on Purpose

This episode of the Providence Friarcast features a recap of Providence’s 2-0 MLK weekend in Big East play with the gang back together to discuss Providence’s win over DePaul on the road and their home victory over Butler on Monday. We talked the mic’d up broadcast at DePaul on Friday, how Ed Cooley has been focusing on shutting down the opponent’s top scorer and we previewed Providence’s next game against Creighton. We finished by revisiting an earlier podcast discussion from November: Rodney Bullock. Oh, and Emmitt Holt is back in school and Providence is now 1-0 with him back around the team.

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Providence Friarcast Episode 7: Big East Home Opener

The gang is back together after the holidays for this week’s episode of the Providence Friarcast! Brendan, Chris and Mike discuss Providence’s 1-1 start to Big East play and look ahead to the Friars Big East home opener against Marquette.

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Providence Friarcast Episode 5: Tom Planek for President

This week’s episode of the Providence Friarcast features audio from Ed Cooley’s postgame press conference on Sunday, a recap of the Tom Planek-led comeback against Stony Brook, a discussion about the good and bad of Ed Cooley playing or not playing some of the injured players against Houston and/or Sacred Heart and a look ahead to the Friars’ game against Houston at Mohegan Sun.

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Game Notes & Preview: Providence (7-3) vs Stony Brook (4-7) 12/17/17

Where: Dunkin’ Donuts Center – Providence, RI

When: 2:30pm EST

How: FS1 (Steve Physioc & Dickey Simpkins)/Fox Sports GO (Where Available)/WEEI 103.7 FM and Friars.com (John Rooke and Joe Hassett)/FriarTV

Tickets: SeatGeek

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Providence Friarcast Episode 4: What is Providence’s Identity Through 10 Games?

This week’s exam break episode of the Providence Friarcast features a discussion about Providence’s issues and lack of identity through 10 games this season after needing overtime to beat Brown at home and then dropping a road game at UMass last time out. Mike, Brendan and Chris give their thoughts on what is ailing the Friars besides the injuries to Kyron Cartwright, Alpha Diallo and Maliek White and the gang looks ahead to Providence’s next game on Sunday against Stony Brook.

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Providence Friarcast Episode 3: Does This Team Have Grit?

This week’s episode of the Providence Friarcast features a recap of Providence’s win over Rider and loss at URI, as well as a preview of their next two games against Brown and UMass. Mike, Brendan and Chris discuss the poor second half defense against Rider, the lack of toughness and grit at URI and whether or not there will be another big celebrity sighting at the Dunk after Evander Holyfield’s appearance for the Rider game.

Oh and a special shoutout to Doug Doughty of the Roanoke Times. Keep being you, Doug.

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Game Notes & Preview: Providence (6-1) at Rhode Island (4-2) 12/2/17

Where: Ryan Center – Kingston, RI

When: 5:00pm EST

How: CBS Sports Network (Ed Cohen & Bob Wenzel)/CBSSN Online (Where Available)/WEEI 103.7 FM and Friars.com (John Rooke and Joe Hassett)/FriarTV

Tickets: SeatGeek

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