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Providence Friarcast Episode 8: Biggest Win Since Keno Davis

This episode of the Providence Friarcast features a recap of Providence’s 1-1 week in Big East play with their heartbreaking overtime loss at home against Marquette behind Markus Howard’s 52 points and then the Friars’ upset win against 5th-ranked Xavier on Saturday. I’m joined for this episode by my dad, a St. John’s alumnus, and we talked PC vs Xavier and some general Friar talk. I finished things up by previewing DePaul and Butler and threw in a quick gambling segment at the end of the show.

Go ahead and give it a listen:

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Friars Win: (5) Xavier 72, Providence 81

 

1H 2H Final
(5) Xavier 32 40 72
Providence 40 41 81

Stat Leaders

Points Rebounds Assists
Xavier Kanter: 24 Kanter: 11 Macura: 5
Providence Cartwright: 19 Jackson: 6 Cartwright: 9

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WATCH: Postgame Press Conference vs Xavier 2/15/17

Here’s the postgame press conference with Ed Cooley and Isaiah Jackson following the Friars’ 75-63 win against Xavier:

(Video courtesy of Brendan McGair)

Here are some of Cooley’s thoughts:

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Friars Win: Xavier 63, Providence 75

1H 2H Final Score
Xavier 31 32 63
Providence 29 46 75

Stat Leaders

Points Rebounds Assists
Xavier Gaston: 19 Gaston: 14 Macura: 4
Providence Cartwright: 17 Bullock: 10 Cartwright: 5

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Friars Lose: Providence 56, (17) Xavier 82

Final Score
Providence 56
(17) Xavier 82
Leading Scorer Leading Rebounder
Providence Jackson: 17 Young: 5
(17) Xavier Bluiett: 22 Bluiett: 9

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Thoughts from the Road: Friars Outplayed at Xavier

This Thoughts from the Road: Home Command Center Edition is brought to you by texts from G and is fueled by lots and lots of iced coffee.

  • I’m not going to delve too deeply into stats or recount specific scenarios of the game at Xavier in this edition of Thoughts from the Road. This game was a microcosm of Providence’s Big East season. They’ve gotten off to slow starts in almost every game in league play, they’ve clawed their way back into almost every game in league play — sometimes to success and sometimes to failure — and they have been outhustled far too often.

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