PC Friars Wrap Up Trip To Italy With Win Over Luiss Roma

Providence College Press Release

ROME, Italy – The Providence College men’s basketball team defeated Luiss Roma, 85-46, in Rome, Italy on Thursday (Aug. 19).  With the win, the Friars finished with  a 3-1 record on their 10-day, four-game tour of Italy.  

The Friars were led by freshman Jimmy Nichols and senior Isaiah Jackson. Nichols and Jackson each recorded 12 points.  Nichols, who also grabbed five rebounds, was 4-6 from the field.  Jackson was 4-7 from the field, including 2-3 from three-point territory.

Freshmen David Duke and AJ Reeves and Makai Ashton-Langford each added nine points. Ashton-Langford and Duke led the team with five and four assists, respectively.

Friar fans can follow the team in Italy via Facebook @PCFriarsmbb, Twitter @PCFriarsmbb and Instagram @PCFriarsmbb.