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Providence Friarcast Episode 10: Road Trip to Homestand

The Providence Friarcast returns after a couple weeks off and we have the full crew of Brendan, Chris and Mike discussing the Friars’ recent 3-game road trip at Villanova, Seton Hall and Marquette. There was also a recap of the Friars’ win at home against Georgetown this week, a lookahead to their game on Saturday against DePaul for Alumni & Family Weekend at PC and we finished with a discussion about the impact that Isaiah Jackson and Alpha Diallo have had this season, especially in Big East play.

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The Debut of the Providence NCAA Tournament Team Sheet Page

We are now 40 days away from Selection Sunday and Providence is firmly in the mix for a 5th straight trip to the NCAA Tournament. With that in mind I am happy to announce the launch of a new page on pcbb1917.com: Providence NCAA Tournament Team Sheet

I hope this page, which is linked to the top of every page on the website, provides an up to date one-stop shop for you to see what the NCAA Tournament Selection Committee will be looking at when they consider Providence for an at-large spot should the Friars not roll their way to a Big East Tournament title in March. Below I’ll provide a brief description of each thing you’ll see on the new page. I’ll try to provide regular posts to give context to the metrics and other numbers and do some comparisons with teams that are in Providence’s ballpark in terms of potential seed.

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Friars Lose: Providence 64, (25) Creighton 83

1H 2H Final
Providence 29 35 64
(25) Creighton 39 44 83

Stat Leaders

Points Rebounds Assists
Providence Watson: 20 Bullock: 10 Diallo: 6
Creighton Foster: 18 Krampelj: 8 Foster/Mintz: 4

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Providence Friarcast Episode 6: Dollar Beer Day at Creighton

This week’s episode of the Providence Friarcast features audio from Ed Cooley after Providence’s surprisingly dominant win at St. John’s on Thursday night to open Big East play and an interview with Jon Nyatawa of the Omaha World-Herald to preview Providence’s next Big East game at Creighton on New Year’s Eve.

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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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Friars Win: Stony Brook 60, Providence 62

1H 2H Final
Stony Brook 31 29 60
Providence 29 33 62

Stat Leaders

Points Rebounds Assists
Stony Brook Yeboah: 22 Yeboah: 12 McKenzie/Sturdivant:3
Providence Watson: 15 Lindsey: 9 Cartwright: 3

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