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Henton eyes the NBA

LaDontae Henton had a storied four-year career for Providence. At times, he and Kris Dunn looked like the two best players in the entire Big East. But the duo never made much noise in the NCAA Tournament, and while Dunn appears to be the better pro prospect at first glance, Henton has NBA aspirations of his own.Most mock drafts do not have Henton being selected, but he's not going...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Catching up with Joey Brackets

Send to Kindle Andrew Greene had a chance to catch up with Joe Lunardi of ESPN over the weekend in Kingston. Joe gave Andrew his thoughts on the upcoming Atlantic 10 Tournament in Brooklyn. The two also discussed his number 1 seeds and who Joe likes – Kentucky or the field. Related Posts: VIDEO: Joe Lunardi talks NCAA Tournament picture VIDEO: Interview w/ Providence...
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March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Providence holds on in OT, tops Xavier 69-66

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- LaDontae Henton and Kris Dunn combined to score 44 points and Providence needed overtime to withstand a Xavier comeback as the Friars took a 69-66 win Thursday night. Xavier trailed by 12 points at halftime and scored the final nine points of regulation to force overtime -- a run bracketed by Myles Davis' 3-pointer and capped by his layup with :28 left. J...
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January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Providence tops Creighton in Big East opener, wins 5th straight

  LaDontae Henton scored 35 points to lead Providence to its fifth-consecutive win, beating Creighton 65-53 in the Big East opener for both teams on Wednesday night. Henton made 12 of 21 field goals, including 3 of 7 from 3-point range, and grabbed eight rebounds. Kris Dunn had 12 assists, eight rebounds and two steals for Providence (11-3, 1-0). The Friars led 32-28 at halftime...
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January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Henton's 38 lift Providence over Notre Dame 75-74

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) LaDontae Henton scored a career-high 38 points and deflected a last-second shot by Notre Dame as Providence defeated the Irish 75-74 Sunday in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic at Mohegan Sun Arena. In perhaps the best individual performance so far in this college basketball season, Henton made 14 of 19 shots from the field and hit the winning free throws with...
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November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Henton-led Providence reaches Big East final

LaDontae Henton had 26 points and 14 rebounds, Bryce Cotton added 18 points and 10 assists, and Providence advanced to its second Big East championship game with an 80-74 victory over stubborn Seton Hall on Friday night.
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March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Cotton, Henton lift Providence over Xavier 81-72

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 are...
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January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Interview w/ Providence’s LaDontae Henton

Send to KindleOn Thursday evening, Rhode Island and Providence met for state bragging rights. In a hotly contested game, which included a fiery mid-court exchange between both head coaches in the second half, Providence held off a last second attempt by Rhode Island and escaped with a 50-49 victory. Following the game, Andrew Greene had a chance to catch up with Providence forward...
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December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

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