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Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:12:00 EDTProvidence College women’s basketball Head Coach Jim Crowley announced today [April 19] that junior college transfer Ny-Asia Franklin (East Orange, N.J.) has signed a National Letter of Intent and will attend the College beginning in the Fall of 2017.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 11:38:00 EDTProvidence College women’s basketball Head Coach Jim Crowley announced today [April 17] that Andrea Cooper (Edmond, Oklahoma), Kyra Spiwak (Arlington Heights, Illinois) and Chanell Williams (Bronx, N.Y.) have each signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Providence College beginning in the Fall of 2017. The trio joins Olivia Orlando (Winthrop, Mass.), who signed with Friars in November. It marks the first recruiting class for Crowley, who recently completed his first season with the Friars and helped guide Providence to a seven-game improvement in the win column.
Sat, 04 Mar 2017 22:59:00 EDTThe Providence College women's basketball team fell to Seton Hall, 73-60, in the first round of the BIG EAST Tournament on Saturday, March 4 in Milwaukee, Wis. Senior guard Sarah Beal (Matthews, N.C.) paced the Friars with 18 points and added five rebounds and five assists. Providence concludes its season with a 12-18 overall record; more than doubling its win total from a season ago. Seton Hall (12-18) moves on to the quarterfinals with the victory, where top-seeded DePaul awaits.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:35:00 EDTProvidence College will enter BIG EAST Tournament play as the No. 9 seed and will face No. 8 seed Seton Hall on Saturday, March 4 in the First Round at 7:30 p.m. (ET).
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 11:03:00 EDTThe BIG EAST Conference released its 2017 All-BIG EAST selections and major award winners on March 1. Sophomore guard Yoyo Nogic (Lisbon, Portugal) represented Providence College as an All-BIG EAST Honorable Mention selection. Nogic is one of 16 players league-wide who earned All-BIG EAST First Team, Second Team or Honorable Mention accolades. Nogic also is one of seven sophomores to earn league honors.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:05:00 EDTThe Providence College women's basketball team concluded the 2016-17 regular-season schedule with a 12-17 overall record (4-14 BIG EAST). The Friars finished in a three-way tie for seventh place in the BIG EAST Conference regular-season standings, but earned the No. 9 seed in the 2017 BIG EAST Tournament by virtue of tie-breaking procedures.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 14:10:00 EDTThe Providence College women's basketball team fell to Xavier, 67-57, on Sunday, Feb. 26 at the Cintas Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Sophomore guard Maddie Jolin (Rehoboth, Mass.) tallied 18 points and 10 rebounds for her first career double-double, and also contributed a team-high four assists. The Friars will await word on their opponent for the First Round of the BIG EAST Women's Basketball Tournament, slated to begin on March 4.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:49:00 EDTProvidence will wrap up the regular-season schedule on Sunday, Feb. 26 against Xavier. The game will tip-off at 11:30 a.m. in Cincinnati, Ohio at the Cintas Center. The BIG EAST Digital Network will provide live coverage of the game via FOX Sports GO.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:30:00 EDTThe Providence College women's basketball team defeated Butler, 64-58, at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Ind. on Feb. 24. It marked the second-straight win in conference play for the Friars and the first back-to-back wins in BIG EAST play for Providence since the 2011-12 season. The victory over Butler also completed the season sweep, as the Friars defeated the Bulldogs 68-51 earlier this season (Dec. 30). The last time Providence swept a season series in league play dates back to the 2010-11 campaign (Villanova).
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:02:00 EDTProvidence will wrap up the regular-season schedule with a pair of road games against Butler and Xavier this weekend. The Friars head to Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Ind. to face Butler on Friday, Feb. 24 at 7:00 p.m. Providence remains on the road to take on Xavier at the Cintas Center in Cincinnati, Ohio on Sunday, Feb. 26 at 11:30 a.m. Both games will be broadcast live on the BIG EAST Digital Network via FOX Sports GO.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 16:29:00 EDTThe Providence College women’s basketball team earned a 74-57 victory over Seton Hall on Feb. 19 to cap off the program’s senior day celebration, which honored Sarah Beal (Matthews, N.C.) and Aliyah Miller (Southaven, Miss.).
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 08:12:00 EDTProvidence will host Seton Hall on Sunday, Feb. 17 at 1:00 p.m. Prior to tip-off, the program will honor its senior class in pre-game ceremony at approximately 12:45 p.m. The Friars’ senior class is comprised of Sarah Beal and Aliyah Miller. The game will be broadcast live on the BIG EAST Digital Network via FOX Sports GO.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:41:00 EDTThe Providence College women's basketball team fell to St. John's, 71-47 in BIG EAST Conference play on Feb. 17 in Providence, R.I. The Friars were led offensively by Yoyo Nogic (Lisbon, Portugal), who tallied a game-high 17 points. Aaliyah Lewis matched Nogic's effort with 17 points for St. John's.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:52:00 EDTProvidence will host St. John’s on Friday, Feb. 17 and Seton Hall on Sunday, Feb. 19 in its final home weekend of the 2016-17 season. Friday’s match-up against St. John’s will tip-off at 7:00 p.m. and will serve as the program’s annual Pink Out Friartown event and a celebration of National Girls and Women In Sports Day. Sunday’s game against Seton Hall is scheduled to tip-off at 1:00 p.m., and the program will honor its senior class in pre-game ceremony at approximately 12:45 p.m. Both games will be broadcast live on the BIG EAST Digital Network via FOX Sports GO.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 16:05:00 EDTThe Providence College women's basketball team fell to BIG EAST foe Creighton, 88-57, on Feb. 11 in Omaha, Neb. Yoyo Nogic (Lisbon, Portugal) paced the Friars with 13 points and Ny'Dajah Jackson (Oakland, Calif.) added a career-high 12 points. However, Providence could not contain the Jays' hot shooting on the other end. Audrey Faber led four Creighton players in double figures with 21 points as the Jays shot 54-percent from the field (32-59), including 17-36 from three-point territory (47-percent).