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  1. Late Night Snacks: No. 5 Wisconsin wraps up share of Big Ten title while Pitt, Stanford suffer damaging losses

    Mar 1, 2015, 10:05 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Wisconsin hadn’t won the Big Ten since 2008, although they’ve never finished worse than fourth during Bo Ryan’s tenure in Madison.

  2. Providence lands commitment from Class of 2015 three-star wing

    Feb 24, 2015, 5:00 PM EDT

    Ed Cooley (AP Photo)

    Providence made a move on a prep school guard and received a commitment on Tuesday.

  3. Providence head coach Ed Cooley gives an update on his status

    Feb 9, 2015, 5:00 PM EDT

    Ed Cooley

    Providence head coach Ed Cooley will be back on the sidelines after leaving a game Saturday and heading to the hospital against Xavier.

  4. Providence head coach Ed Cooley released from the hospital

    Feb 8, 2015, 12:15 PM EDT

    Ed Cooley (AP Photo)

    Providence head coach Ed Cooley is returning home after a trip to the hospital.

  5. Providence head coach Ed Cooley leaves mid-game and goes to the hospital (UPDATED)

    Feb 7, 2015, 2:42 PM EDT

    Ed Cooley (AP Photo)

    Providence head coach Ed Cooley left the Friars’ game against Xavier and went to a local hospital.

  6. Providence lands key win at No. 24 Georgetown, gives them a chance to win Big East

    Feb 5, 2015, 12:04 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Believe it or not, the Friars control their own destiny in the Big East race.

  7. Late Night Snacks: Purdue wins fourth straight, Providence completes season sweep of No. 24 Georgetown

    Feb 5, 2015, 12:03 AM EDT

    Rapheal Davis

    St. Bonaventure and Davidson authored one of the crazier finishes you’re going to see in college basketball this season.

  8. Late Night Snacks: No. 2 Virginia remains undefeated, No. 23 Indiana outshoots No. 13 Maryland

    Jan 22, 2015, 10:15 PM EDT

    Justin Anderson

    No. 2 Virginia held a team under 28 points for the third time this season, and D’Angelo Russell put on a show in Ohio State’s win at Northwestern.

  9. Conference Catchup: Revamped Big East looks for more postseason success

    Dec 30, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT

    Jayvaughn Pinkston (Getty Images)

    The Big East has a Final Four contender and a deeper stable of teams this season.

  10. No. 1 Kentucky’s second-half defense the difference in win over Providence

    Nov 30, 2014, 5:03 PM EDT

    Willie Cauley-Stein, Carson Desrosiers

    Providence made seven of its first ten shots to begin the game. From there, they shot 4-for-29 as Kentucky turned it up defensively.

  11. Friday’s Pregame Shootaround: Oklahoma, No. 2 Wisconsin meet for Battle 4 Atlantis title

    Nov 28, 2014, 10:24 AM EDT

    Buddy Hield  (AP)

    Providence better focus on Yale and not get caught looking forward to their game at No. 1 Kentucky on Sunday.

  12. Providence could be without two key players for multiple games

    Nov 25, 2014, 5:20 PM EDT

    AP

    The Friars could be depleted on the perimeter against two tough opponents.

  13. Mike Brey was excited about Notre Dame’s loss because the Irish have their closer back

    Nov 24, 2014, 2:24 PM EDT

    Jerian Grant, LaDontae Henton (AP Photo)

    Jerian Grant was dominant in the final 12 minutes against Providence.

  14. Weekly Awards: LaDontae Henton, West Virginia with notable performances

    Nov 24, 2014, 11:41 AM EDT

    LaDontae Henton (AP Photo)

    Henton went for 38 against Notre Dame, while West Virginia won the Puerto Rico Tip-Off.

  15. College Basketball Talk’s latest top 25: Kentucky reigns, but how far will Kansas, Florida slide?

    Nov 24, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

    Miami v Florida

    Putting together a top 25 this early is tough to do as we balance expectations with early season performance.

  16. Late Night Snacks: West Virginia, Miami win in-season tournament titles

    Nov 24, 2014, 1:10 AM EDT

    Juwan Staten (AP Photo)

    No. 1 Kentucky set a new school record, Ohio State’s Shannon Scott broke Aaron Craft’s single-game assist record and more.

  17. Providence star LaDontae ‘Buckets’ Henton may be the nation’s most under-appreciated star

    Nov 24, 2014, 12:15 AM EDT

    AP Photo

    ‘Buckets’ earned his nickname because he gets … buckets.

  18. Providence cruises past struggling Florida State as Kris Dunn looks like a major factor

    Nov 22, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT

    Carson Desrosiers, Montay Brandon

    Providence jumped out to a quick 9-0 lead and cruised to an easy win over Florida State.

  19. Arizona, Michigan State headline 2015 Wooden Legacy field

    Nov 20, 2014, 4:58 PM EDT

    Tom Izzo

    Arizona, Michigan State and Providence all reached last season’s NCAA tournament.

  20. The new-look Big East will improve heading into Year 2

    Nov 10, 2014, 3:25 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    Four bids to the NCAA tournament and the national player of the year. What does the new Big East do for an encore?

  21. Kris Dunn looks to put injuries behind him as he shoulders heavy load for Providence

    Nov 10, 2014, 12:15 PM EDT

    AP

    The top-rated point guard in 2012 has played in just 29 games. He’s at the center of Providence’s NCAA tournament hopes this season.

  22. 2014-15 Season Preview: Villanova is the heavy favorite in an uncertain Big East

    Nov 10, 2014, 10:42 AM EDT

    Getty Images

    The relaunch of the Big East enters Year 2. Villanova is the clear-cut favorite followed by multiple teams that have talent, but also questions to answer.

  23. Providence freshman forward, a top 100 recruit, is cleared to play this season

    Oct 24, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT

    Ed Cooley

    Ed Cooley adds a 6-foot-8 forward to the Friars’ front court.

  24. Providence loses redshirt freshman forward to torn ACL

    Oct 15, 2014, 5:30 PM EDT

    Ed Cooley (AP Photo)

    Rodney Bullock was suspended for the entire 2013-14 season and was off to a good start in workouts before injuring his knee last week.

  25. Three-star point guard commits to Virginia Tech

    Oct 12, 2014, 2:38 PM EDT

    Nike

    Buzz Williams now has two commits in 2015.