’87 Friars Final Four Team to Be Honored Tuesday at Half of the PC -Louisville Game



The Final
Four Friars of 1987 To Be Honored In 25th Anniversary


Members of
the team will be honored during halftime of the Providence versus Louisville


on Tuesday,
January 10.



The 1987
Providence College men's basketball team that advanced to the Final Four, will
be honored by school President, Father Brian J. Shanley O.P., and Athletics
Director Bob Driscoll in a 25th anniversary ceremony. The ceremony will take
place on the court during halftime of the Providence men's basketball game
versus Louisville on Tuesday, January 10, at the Dunkin' Donuts Center. Tip-off
is set for 7:00 p.m.


The Friars, who posted a 25-9
record during the 1986-87 season, defeated Georgetown in the Elite Eight to
advance to the Final Four in New Orleans and take on Syracuse. Players from the
Final Four team, including Ryan Ford, Darryl Wright, Carlton Screen, Dave
Kipfer, Jacek Duda, Ernie “Pop” Lewis and Del Ray Brooks will be in attendance
at the game on Tuesday.