PC Men’s Basketball Announces 2018-2019 Nonconference Schedule

Providence College Press Release

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Providence College Head Coach Ed Cooley announced the 2018-19 men’s basketball team’s non-conference schedule on June 12.  The non-conference schedule is highlighted by games versus Wichita State, South Carolina, Texas and the annual intra-state matchup with Rhode Island.  

The Friars will open their 2018-19 non-conference season versus Siena at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center on Tuesday, November 6.  The team will then travel to Annapolis, Md. to face Wichita State on Friday, November 9 in a neutral site game at the United States Naval Academy.  In the Friars’ third game of the season, the team will host Holy Cross on Tuesday, November 13.  The Friars will then travel to Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Conn. to play in the Naismith Hall of Fame Tip Off Tournament on November 17-18.  Providence will face South Carolina on November 17 and Michigan/George Washington on November 18.  The team will then have three consecutive home games versus Iona (Saturday, November 24), Fairleigh Dickinson (Tuesday, November 27) and Rhode Island (Saturday, December 1).  

On Tuesday, December 4, the Friars will play a road game at Boston College before coming home for three home games versus UMass (Friday, December 7), Central Connecticut (Sunday, December 16) and Albany (Tuesday, December 18).  The team will conclude its non-conference schedule with a road game at Texas on Friday, December 21. 

Season tickets for all home games can be purchased Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Providence College Ticket Office in Schneider Arena, at Friars.com or by calling (401) 865-GOPC.


6             Tues.      SIENA                 tba

9             Fri.         vs           Wichita State (at Annapolis, Md)                      tba

13           Tue.                      HOLY CROSS                    tba

17           Sat.         vs.          South Carolina (HOF Tip Off at Mohegan Sun)               tba

18           Sun.       vs.          Michigan or George Washington (HOF Tip Off at Mohegan Sun)              tba

24           Sat.                       IONA                   tba

27           Tue.                      FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON               tba


1             Sat.                       RHODE ISLAND               tba

4             Tue.        at            Boston College                    tba

7             Fri.                       UMASS                tba

16           Sun.       CENTRAL CONNECTICUT                          tba

18           Tue.                      ALBANY                            tba

21           Fri.         at            Texas                    tba