Friar Basketball

Friar Starting Five: Weekend Edition

Maliek White

Here are links to five topics from the past week that may be of interest to Friar fans:

1. Brendan McGair: PC, Bryant Add Impact Players.

2.’s Kevin Farrahar has created a video highlighting Luwane Pipkins 30 point performance against the Friars.

3. Ed Cooley appeared on Jeff Goodman’s recent podcast discussing theĀ  Michigan opening among other topics.

4. Andy Katz ranked his Power 36 College Basketball Teams heading into the 2019-2020 season.

5. Here is the latest interview and highlight video from incoming Friar freshman Greg Gantt:

Off the Bench

Kevin McNamara: Alpha Diallo returning to Providence for his senior season.

Kevin McNamara: The Big East was born 40 years ago.

Here are the matchups for the Gavitt Games between the Big East Conference and the Big 10 Conference for the upcoming season:

John Rooke has some interesting takes in his weekly Thinking Out Loud column.

Andy Katz caught up with Ed Cooley at the Big East Conference 40th Anniversary Celebration:



  1. wally

    June 3, 2019 at 2:56 pm

    Anyone hear whether Coach Cooley is adding any additional players to the 2019/2020 roster? Also, any update on Earl Timberlake: shooting guard from MD?

  2. Derec Lamendola

    June 8, 2019 at 4:37 am

    I Ges We Are Back TO Work And Ed Cooley Beeetr Get Startied Get Toghter And And We Need Do Be ALOT Beedter This Year What You Think Becusee Emmiit Holt iS Coming Back This Year We Going Be ALOT Beddter MY Friars