BRYCE COTTON RUMORS & GOSSIP
Bryce Cotton capped a 25-point effort with the decisive free throws in the closing seconds as the Friars outlasted the visiting Golden Eagles in a thriller between Big East teams resting on the NCAA Tournament bubble.
Cotton, who played all 50 minutes, hit 13-of-15 from the free-throw line but none bigger than the two he made after forcing a turnover with 10 seconds left and then...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Bryce Cotton hit two free throws with 7.2 seconds remaining in double overtime to lift Providence to a critical 81-80 victory over Marquette Tuesday night.
PC (20-10, 10-7 Big East) trailed by one in the second overtime when Cotton was fouled by Marquette's Derrick Wilson. The senior calmly made both to cap a night where he scored 25 points, 13 coming...
Bryce Cotton/providencejournal.comFriday brought another episode in Seton Hall’s shorthanded season as a Fuquan Edwin-less Pirates fall to ProvidenceBeing on the bubble brings make-or-break pressure. When the time came for playmakers to step up, Ed Cooley’s Providence Friars were there time and again. It was only a five-point game when the final buzzer sounded, but the team that...
Bryce Cotton/rantsports.comThe Seton Hall men’s basketball team (14-14) looks to finish February the same way that they started the month – with a win. The Pirates aim to pull out the brooms as they battle Providence (18-10) on Friday looking to pick up the pieces from a 65-60 loss to DePaul while also seeking a season sweep of the Friars. Senior guard Fuquan Edwin came out...
Bryce Cotton scored 28 points - 11 straight in the first half - to lead Providence in an 87-81 win over Butler.
LaDontae Henton added 15 points for Providence (18-10, 8-7), while Josh Fortune, Tyler Harris and Kadeem Batts had 14 apiece.
Kellen Dunham scored 25 points and Khyle Marshall chipped in 22 for the Bulldogs (12-15, 2-13) who have now lost six straight.
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14 days ago
CINCINNATI -- Semaj Christon knew what was coming before the basketball ever headed towards Bryce Cotton. Christon is better known for his offensive skills but offense hasn't been the problem for Xavier the past few weeks. The Musketeers had lost their last three games and four of the last six because they couldn't keep other teams from scoring.
Cotton can score the basketball...
Bryce Cotton finished with 25 points and LaDontae Henton had 23 points and 11 rebounds as Providence held off Xavier 81-72 on Saturday.
The Friars (15-5, 5-2) have now won five straight Big East games, the program's longest conference winning streak since 2004.
Justin Martin paced Xavier (15-5, 5-2) with 19 points with Semaj Christon coming up with 18 points. The Musketeers...
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January 25, 2014
Bryce Cotton had 21 points, nine rebounds and eight assists, including the game-winning shot to lead Providence to an 84-83 double-overtime victory over St. John's on Thursday night, the Red Storm's fifth straight loss.
Cotton also came up with the biggest defensive play of the game when he tied up Max Hooper under the St. John's basket with 21 seconds left in the second...
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January 16, 2014
Bryce Cotton scored 24 points and handed out seven assists, Tyler Harris added 16 points and Providence never trailed on the way to beating Fairfield 78-69 Friday afternoon.
Fresh off being named to the all-tournament team at the Paradise Jam, Harris continued his strong play by hitting all eight of his free-throw attempts against the Stags (1-6). He missed just one of his five...
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November 29, 2013
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In the updated 2014 NBA Draft Point Guard Rankings, Providence senior Bryce Cotton (pictured) climbed into the top 10 after previously being ranked No. 14. North Carolina’s Marcus Paige fell out of the rankings to make room for Boston College sophomore Olivier Hanlan, who made his first appearance in the Draft rankings, debuting as the No. 76 overall prospect and No. 14 point guard...