No. 11-Seeded Providence Edged by No. 6-Seeded North Carolina 79-77 in NCAA Tournament

On Friday, March 21, No. 11-seeded Providence dropped a close one to No. 6-seeded North Carolina 79-77 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.


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Providence vs North Carolina: Recap Notes

    Bryce Cotton accounted for 46.7 percent of the team's points. James Michael McAdoo recorded a double-double. It was his seventh this season and 16th of his career.
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7 months ago

No.11-Seeded Providence (23-11) Goes Up against No. 6-Seeded North Carolina (23-9) in Second Round

11th-seeded Providence takes on No. 6-seeded North Carolina in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at AT&T Center - San Antonio, TX on Friday. It gets started at 7:20 p.m. ET and you can catch it on TNT.

In a 65-58 triumph over Creighton on March 15, Bryce Cotton put up 23 points and five rebounds for the Friars. Read more...

8 months ago

Villanova Leads Two Big East Teams at #6 in Latest AP Poll: Mar 17th, 2014

Two Big East teams land in this week's AP Top 25 poll. They are Villanova at #6 and Creighton (#16).

Villanova moves down three spots in the poll following a single game that resulted in an upset loss on the road to Seton Hall, 64-63.

Creighton moves down two places after wins against Xavier, 86-78 and DePaul, 84-62 and a loss to Providence, 65-58. Read more...

8 months ago

Providence Takes Down No. 14 Creighton 65-58

Providence squared off with No. 14 Creighton on Saturday, March. 15 and got a road win against the Bluejays 65-58 in conference action. The Friars improve their record to 1-5 versus AP-Ranked teams this season with the win. LaDontae Henton got his third straight game with 20 points or more for the Friars, scoring nine points (13 Reb 3 Ast) in 40 minutes. Read more...

8 months ago

Providence vs Creighton: Recap Notes

    The Friars have won every game this season (7-0) after recording 23 or more free throws made. The Friars have recorded more free throws made than their opponents for the past nine games.
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8 months ago

Providence (22-11) vs. No. 14 Creighton (26-6)

On Saturday, Providence matches up against No. 14 Creighton. Tipoff occurs at 8:30 p.m. ET and you can catch it on FS1. The Friars fell to the Bluejays 88-73 on Mar. 8 and are 1-1 against them over the last four years.

The 26 points and 14 rebounds by LaDontae Henton helped the Friars to an 80-74 victory over Seton Hall on March 14. He is putting up 14. Read more...

8 months ago

Providence Picks Up Win over Seton Hall 80-74

Providence squared off with Seton Hall on Friday, March. 14 and defeated the Pirates 80-74 in conference play. The season series between the two teams is now tied at 1-1. LaDontae Henton earned a double-double in the win with a game-high 26 points and 14 rebounds. Bryce Cotton got a double-double as well with 18 points and 10 assists. Read more...

8 months ago

Seton Hall vs Providence: Recap Notes

    Bryce Cotton has nine straight double-digit point games. Fuquan Edwin has led the team in scoring 12 times in 34 games this season.
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8 months ago

Updated: Providence (21-11) Takes On Seton Hall (17-16)

On Friday, Providence takes on Seton Hall. Tipoff is at 7 p.m. ET and you can catch it on FS1. The Friars beat the Pirates 74-69 on Feb. 28 and are 3-6 against them over the last four years.

The Friars got past St. John's 79-74 on Mar. 13 with the help of 24 points from Josh Fortune. While contributing 3.1 rebounds per game, he also scores 8. Read more...

8 months ago

Providence Defeats St. John's 79-74

Providence squared off with St. John's on Thursday, March 13 and defeated the Red Storm 79-74.

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8 months ago

St. John's vs Providence: Recap Notes

    The Friars have outshot their opponents in free throw percentage for the past 11 games. LaDontae Henton recorded a double-double. It was his fourth this season and 24th of his career.
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8 months ago

Updated: Providence (20-11) and St. John's (20-11) Face Off

Providence goes up against St. John's on Thursday. It starts at 2:30 p.m. ET and you can see it on FS1. The Friars lost to the Red Storm 86-76 on Feb. 4 and are 3-3 against them over the last four years.

In their last outing, despite 23 points from Bryce Cotton, the Friars fell to Creighton 88-73 on Mar. 8. He leads the team with 21.7 points per game and 5. Read more...

8 months ago

T.J. Warren from NC State Wins StatSheet NCAA Player of the Week - March 10th, 2014

With two outings that included a team season high in scoring, T.J. Warren, a 6-8 sophomore from NC State, has been selected StatSheet NCAA Player of the Week. StatSheet's NCAA Freshman of the Week is West Virginia's Devin Williams and Todd Mayo from Marquette is StatSheet's NCAA 6th Man of the Week.

Warren was the NCAA leader in scoring (41.5 pts per game). Read more...

8 months ago

Villanova Leads Two Big East Teams at #3 in AP Poll: Mar 10th, 2014

Two teams from the Big East find a home in this week's AP Top 25 poll. They are Villanova at #3 and Creighton (#14).

Villanova moves up three spots in the poll following a week that began with a win at Xavier, 77-70. After that came another win at home against Georgetown, 77-59.

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8 months ago

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Big East Standings

OverallConf
1 Villanova 29-5 16-2
2 Creighton 27-8 14-4
 3Providence 23-12 10-8
3 Xavier 21-13 10-8
3 St. John's 20-13 10-8
6 Marquette 17-15 9-9
7 Georgetown 18-15 8-10
8 Seton Hall 17-17 6-12
9 Butler 14-17 4-14
10 DePaul 12-21 3-15
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#1 Brandon Austin Fr G 6-6 185
#22 Ted Bancroft Sr G 6-6 215
#10 Kadeem Batts Sr F 6-9 245
#5 Rodney Bullock Fr F 6-7 215
#11 Bryce Cotton Sr G 6-1 165
#33 C. Desrosiers Jr F 7-0 250
#3 Kris Dunn So G 6-3 197
#4 Josh Fortune So G 6-5 205
#21 Lee Goldsbrough Sr F 6-9 230
#25 Tyler Harris So F 6-9 215
#23 LaDontae Henton Jr F 6-6 215
#13 Brice Kofane Jr F 6-8 210
#32 Junior Lomomba So G 6-5 195
#12 Casey Woodring Fr G 6-2 180