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Providence Sophomore Ryan Fazekas to Transfer

The first offseason defection occurred on Wednesday when news broke that Providence sophomore wing Ryan Fazekas would transfer, per Jeff Goodman of ESPN. Fazekas saw his minutes and role diminish greatly in his second season at Providence after starting off hot in his freshman season until that year was derailed by mononucleosis. 74 more words

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The Other Shoe Dropped Against USC, Future Remains Bright in Friartown

Obviously the result of this game wasn’t what Providence fans wanted. The 15 point halftime lead never truly felt comfortable. That’s a product of watching plenty of Providence games over the years that has fans always waiting for the other shoe to drop. 819 more words

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NCAA Tournament 2017 Postgame Press Conference: Providence

Here’s the postgame press conference after Providence’s 75-71 loss to USC in the First Four of the NCAA Tournament:

Providence (Ed Cooley, Jalen Lindsey, Emmitt Holt) 973 more words

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Friartown Fan Voice Podcast - NCAA Tournament 2017 First Four Preview Edition

The Friartown Fan Voice podcast returns to preview Providence’s NCAA Tournament First Four matchup with USC in Dayton. I was again joined by Brendan McGair of the… 153 more words

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Providence Makes School-Record Fourth Straight NCAA Tournament

Providence losing to Creighton in the Big East Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday night broke a streak of three straight trips to the semifinals. One streak that will continue is their NCAA Tournament appearance streak. 193 more words

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Deep Breaths, Friartown: Better Season Than Expected Edition, Perspective

I did a post like this after the news of Paschal Chukwu’s transfer broke back in May of 2015. That edition of “Deep Breaths, Friartown” was more about trying to make lemonade out of lemons while trying to shake of the seemingly illogical move by Chukwu to leave a starting role with a lottery pick point guard in Kris Dunn. 766 more words

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WATCH: Big East Tournament 2017 Postgame Press Conferences: Creighton and Providence 3/9/17

Here are the postgame press conferences after Providence’s 70-58 loss to Creighton in the Big East Tournament quarterfinals:

Creighton (Greg McDermott, Khyri Thomas, Davion Mintz): 14 more words

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