Providence pulls away from DePaul in second half for 87-66 win

Providence used a 23-7 run in the second half Saturday to pull away from DePaul for an 87-66 win at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast DePaul trailed 48-45 with 15:29 remaining. Providence, which had been in a tailspin with a 1-5 record in February entering Saturday, needed to win to keep itself from falling to a precarious position on the NCAA Tournament...
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February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Player spotlight: Providence G Kris Dunn

Providence needs to win this week and that starts with a strong performance from point guard and team leader Kris Dunn. A former four-star recruit from Connecticut, Dunn has had a fine season and is averaging 17.1 points, 6.6 assists, 5.9 rebounds and three steals per game while shooting 44 percent from the field and just over 36.5 percent from three-point range. However, Dunn is...
Via Campus Sports Net
February 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Georgetown-Providence Preview

Providence hasn't won since a tight contest at Georgetown two weeks ago. These Big East rivals meet again Saturday, with the visiting Hoyas looking to hand the 20th-ranked Friars a fourth straight defeat. Providence (18-7, 6-6) is in danger of dropping out of the Top 25 after a 96-91 loss in double overtime at Marquette on Wednesday. The Friars were swept by a Golden Eagles team...
Via AP on Fox
February 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Marquette student who heckled Providence’s Kris Dunn coming through on $10 bet

Providence had a rough go of it when visiting Big East foe Marquette Wednesday night, losing 96-91 and falling to 6-6 in Big East play. Providence star Kris Dunn was stifled throughout the affair, coming away with only 17 points in 39 minutes. As such, Dunn was the subject of constant heckling from the Marquette crowd, especially in crunch time. An example of that was while Dunn...
Via Campus Sports Net
February 12, 2016  |  Discuss
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