Jones lifts Arkansas past Providence 84-72 in NIT
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Mason Jones had 18 points and Reggie Chaney posted 14 points and seven blocks as Arkansas defeated Providence 84-72 in the NIT first round on Tuesday night.
NEW YORK (AP) — Providence kept its NCAA Tournament hopes alive and found yet another way to beat Butler.
Maliek White scored a career-high 19 points and Providence overcame a slow start to...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Ty-Shon Alexander scored 17 points, Martin Krampelj added 15 along with 10 rebounds and Creighton held off Providence 76-70 in overtime on Wednesday night, stretching its win...
Watson scores 21 to lead Providence past St. John’s 78-59
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Nate Watson tied his career high with 21 points as Providence topped St. John's 78-59 on Wednesday night.
Alpha Diallo had 16 points and 11 rebounds for Providence...
Ballock hits 5 of Creighton’s 13 3s in win over Providence
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ty-Shon Alexander scored 18 points and Mitch Ballock added 17, including five of Creighton's 13 3-pointers, to help the Bluejays beat Providence 79-68 Monday in the Big East opener for both teams.
Martin Krampelj had 16 points and nine rebounds and Marcus Zegarowski scored 10 of his 12 points in the second half for Creighton (10-4). The Bluejays have won three in a row.
Diallo’s double-double propels Providence to 73-43 victory
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Alpha Diallo was 6 of 12 from the floor to total 20 points to go with 10 rebounds and Providence pulled away in the second half to roll to its ninth win, easily beating Albany 73-43 on Tuesday night.
Maliek White added 16 points with four assists and two steals for Providence (9-3) which has won six of its last seven games.
The Friars, leading 23-20 at the half, started the second period on a 30-8 run to go up 53-28 at the 11:16 mark.
White has 18, Providences rolls C Connecticut 87-63
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Maliek White scored a career-high 18 points on 7-of-9 shooting and had six assists and Providence cruised to an 87-63 win over Central Connecticut on Sunday.
Isaiah Jackson hit three 3-pointers and scored 16 points for the Friars (8-3) and Alpha Diallo and Nate Watson added 14 apiece.
Martin scores 19; Butler beats Providence 69-54
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kelan Martin made three 3-pointers and scored 19 points and Butler ended a three-game losing streak with a 69-54 victory over Providence on Saturday.
Paul Jorgensen added 12 points on 5-of-7 shooting off the bench for the Bulldogs (18-10, 8-7).
Cartwright’s steal helps Providence edge Marquette 77-75
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kyron Cartwright totaled 15 points and eight rebounds and his steal with three seconds left in the game helped Providence outlast Marquette 77-75 on Saturday.
Bullock has 21 and 9 boards, Providence beat Brown in OT
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rodney Bullock, Alpha Diallo and Makai Ashton-Langford combined to score 38 points after halftime as Providence rallied from a 15-point second-half deficit to beat Brown 77-72 in overtime on Wednesday night.
Bullock finished with 21 points, including five in overtime, and nine rebounds. Diallo and Ashton-Langford, who were both scoreless in the first half, scored 11 apiece, while Jalen Lindsey and Maliek White each had 10 points for Providence (7-2).
Providence takes 2K Classic with rout of Saint Louis
NEW YORK (AP) — Maliek White elevated from behind the arc and fired. As the ball rotated through the stillness into the hoop the shot clock sounded.
No matter. The shot was good. And as he ran up court, White shook his head in a fashion that recalled Michael Jordan's head shake after drilling six 3-pointers in Game 1 of the 1992 NBA Finals.
While White's head shake may not join Jordan's in the pantheon of the sport's great moments, that hardly mattered to White, his coaches and his teammates.
Providence takes 2K Classic with rout of Saint Louis
NEW YORK (AP) — Rodney Bullock scored 15 points to lead Providence to a 90-63 win over Saint Louis in the championship game of the 2K Classic at Madison Square Gardens on Friday night.
Providence (3-1) had four players finish in double-figure scoring to help the Friars to their second straight win. Alpha Diallo, Maliek White and Makai Ashton-Langford each scored 11.
Javon Bess led the Billikens (3-1) with 16 points, and Davell Roby scored 14.
White leads attack, Providence dumps Houston Baptist 84-55
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Maliek White scored 13 points and Kyron Cartwright had 10 points and distributed 10 assists to lead Providence to its season-opening win beating Houston Baptist 84-55 on Friday night in a 2K Classic tournament opener.
With the scored knotted at 11, the Friars put together an 18-4 run that Houston Baptist never recovered from. White scored seven points during that stretch with a layup, dunk and 3-pointer and Nate Watson scored eight points all on lay-ins in that span.
Bullock, Cartwright help Providence cruise past Georgetown
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rodney Bullock scored 22 points, Kyron Cartwright nearly had a triple-double and Providence cruised to 74-56 win over Georgetown on Monday night.
Cartwright had 16 points, a career-high nine rebounds and 11 assists, Jalen Lindsey scored 14 and Emmitt Holt added 11 points on 4-of-5 shooting for Providence.