Rodney Bullock drilled two free throws in the games closing seconds as Providence overcame a double-digit second half deficit.
Team held its annual end of the season banquet at the Omni Hotel on April 8.
Sixteen student-athletes were inducted at a celebratory dinner on April 5.
Honors were announced at annual team banquet.
2015-16: Played six minutes versus Brown (11/21/15)...Scored two points versus Hartford (12/2/15)...Registered one assist versus Bryant (12/12/15)...Scored two points at UMass (12/21/15)...Grabbed one rebound versus Marquette (1/5/16)... Earned the Team's Thomas Ramos Academic Award (4/8/17).
2014-15: Played in his first game versus Binghamton (11/17/14)...Scored his first collegiate point versus Florida State (11/22/14)...Scored four points and grabbed one rebound at DePaul (2/18/15)...Grabbed one rebound in the Big East Tournament versus St. Johns (3/12/15). Received the Thomas Ramos Academic Award
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Fenwick High School in Oak Park, Ill. from 2010-14...Played three seasons of varsity basketball at Fenwick...Served as team captain in 2014... Averaged 13 points, 10 rebounds, and two assists per game in 2014...Won regional championship with Fenwick in 2013 and 2014...Earned MVP for Fenwick's basketball...Played AAU basketball for OPRF Friars from 2009-2013...Achieved high honors academically all four years at Fenwick High School.
Name: Thomas Daniel Planek
Birthdate: January 5, 1996
Family: Son of John and Mary Planek...Has one brother, John, and three sisters, Elizabeth, Mary Kate, and Margaret
Favorite Teams: Chicago White Sox, Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs
Favorite Athletes: Boris Diaw, Paul Konerko
Favorite Movie: Happy Gilmore
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Books: Harry Potter
Interesting Fact: Father played baseball and mother played volleyball at Illinois Institute of Technology
Biggest Thrill: Winning Sectional Semifinals
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