BIG EAST 2017-2018 Conference Schedule Released, PC Opens At St. John's December 28
Providence College Press Release
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Providence College men's basketball team's 2017-18 BIG EAST schedule was announced today (Sept. 12). The Friars will play an 18-game league schedule with Providence playing each of the other nine conference teams once at home and once on the road. The Friars will open their 2017-18 league schedule at St. John's (Carnesecca Arena) on Thursday, December 28 at 7:00 p.m. on Fox Sports Network.
The team will play nine league games at the Dunkin' Donuts Center beginning with its BIG EAST home opener versus Marquette on Wednesday, January 3 at 6:30 p.m. on CBS Sports Network. The Friars will play eight other league home games versus Xavier on Saturday, January 6 at 12:00 p.m. on Fox; Butler on Monday, January 15 at 4:30 p.m. on FS1; Creighton on Saturday, January 20 at 3:00 p.m. on CBS Sports Network; Georgetown on Tuesday, February 6 at 8:30 p.m. on FS1; DePaul on Saturday, February 10 at 4:00 p.m. on Fox Sports Network; Villanova on Wednesday, February 14 at 7:00 p.m. on FS1; Seton Hall on Wednesday, February 21 at 6:30 p.m. on FS1 or Fox Sports Network; and St. John's on Saturday, March 3 the time and television is TBA.
In addition to the game at St. John's, Providence's other BIG EAST road matchups will be at Creighton on Sunday, December 31 at 2:30 p.m. on FS1; at DePaul on Friday, January 12 at 8:30 p.m. on FS1; at Villanova on Tuesday, January 23 at 6:30 p.m. on FS1; at Seton Hall on Wednesday, January 31 at 7:00 p.m. on FS1; at Marquette on Saturday, February 3 at 2:30 p.m. on FS1; at Butler on Saturday, February 17 at 12:00 p.m. on Fox; at Georgetown on Saturday, February 24 at 12:00 p.m. on CBS Sports Network; and at Xavier on Wednesday, February 28 at 6:30 p.m. on FS1.
Friar season tickets can be purchased Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the PC Ticket Office in Schneider Arena, at Friars.com or by calling (401) 865-GOPC.