Adam Finkelstein


BIG EAST Tournament Primer: Eight Things You Need to Know

The Big East Tournament returns to Madison Square Garden this week for one of the most highly anticipated conference tournaments in all of college basketball. Here's a quick primer of eight things you need to know before play tips off on Wednesday

Stage is Set for the 2020 National Prep Championships

Watch the National Prep Championships (semifinals & championship game) -Thursday, March 12th LIVE on YurView NE (Cox Ch. 4) and streaming on  Semi-final games start at 11:00 am ET and the championship game at 7:00 pm ET. 
PC Friars

Friars Oppose Familiar New England Faces at Villanova

The surging Friars have taken advantage of the vast majority of their opportunities in recent weeks, but Saturday's game at Villanova marks arguably the biggest opportunity of the year. A win against the Wildcats would give Providence their 17th win and eighth quad one win of the year, a number which should carry heavy weight...
Noah Horchler

Friars Seek Help Up Front from 2020 Recruiting Class

As the Friars surge up the Big East standings continues, they are simultaneously focused on adding a couple more key pieces to their recruiting class. One of the most notable remaining holes in the class lies up front, where they are in need of a true big man. (Especially after adding Syracuse transfer Brycen Goodine.) The...
David Duke

Breaking Down the Friars vs. Creighton

CATCH BIG EAST ACTION ON YURVIEW WHEN THE FRIARS TAKE ON CREIGHTON ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5 AT 7PM ET. YURVIEW IS COX CHANNEL 4 IN RHODE ISLAND. Every game is a big one for the Friars these days and coming off a road win at Butler this weekend they have another opportunity to pick-up a...
Coach Ed Cooley

Projections Paint Ugly Pictures for Friars

CATCH BIG EAST ACTION ON YURVIEW WHEN THE FRIARS TAKE ON CREIGHTON ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5 AT 7PM ET. YURVIEW IS COX CHANNEL 4 IN RHODE ISLAND. The last three weeks have been brutal for Providence College's men's basketball program. Just when things seemed to be turning a corner, the Friars ran into the top half...
Marcus Zegarowski

Creighton’s Zegarowski Setting Himself Apart From New England’s ’18 Class

The New England high school class of 2018 was one of the best in recent memory with 11 local prospects among the top 100 nationally and numerous others headed to other high-major schools. When Providence meets Creighton on Saturday, three of the top ten players in that class will be reunited on the floor, and...
hoophall prep showcase

Basketball’s Future on Display at HoopHall Prep Showcase on YurView

Yurview New England will live stream 12 games from the inaugural HoopHall Prep Showcase this weekend at American International College in Springfield, Massachusetts and then televise them on tape delay in various Cox Communications markets across the country. The event, which includes a total of 49 teams competing in a total of 43 games over...
Jyare Davis

Friars Commit Jyare Davis – Past, Present, and Future

Providence landed their second commitment in the class of 2020 earlier this week when Sanford (DE) High School forward Jyare Davis made a verbal commitment to Ed Cooley. Davis was once one of the most celebrated underclassmen in the northeast. He played on his high school team as an 8th grader, was selected for the...
Ed Cooley

2021 Local Recruiting Options Who May Be On Ed Cooley’s Mind

As the Friars unexpectedly challenging season continues into its second month, there has been lots of talk about the root of the problems and answers that the recruiting trail might present for next season. Part of being a college basketball coach though is managing short and long-term planning. In other words, while Ed Cooley and...