Sep 5, 2013
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Providence College men's basketball team's 2013-14 BIG EAST schedule was announced today (Sept. 5). With the newly formed 10-team BIG EAST Conference, the Friars will play an 18-game league schedule with Providence playing each of the other nine conference teams once at home and once on the road.
The Friars will open their 2013-14 league schedule with a home game versus Seton Hall on Tuesday, December 31 at 2:30 p.m. on Fox Sports 1. The team will play eight other league games at the Dunkin' Donuts Center versus Georgetown on Wednesday, January 8 at 7:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; Creighton on Saturday, January 18 at 2:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; Butler on Tuesday, January 21 at 9:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; Xavier on Saturday, January 25 at 12:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; St. John's on Tuesday, February 4 at 7:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; DePaul on Saturday, February 15 at 2:00 p.m. on Fox Sports Net; Villanova on Tuesday, February 18 at 7:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; and Marquette on Tuesday, March 4 at 9:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1.
Providence's BIG EAST road schedule will begin on Sunday, January 5 when the Friars will play at Villanova at 7:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1. The team also will play league games at St. John's on Thursday, January 16 at 7:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; at Marquette on Thursday, January 30 at 7:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; at DePaul on Saturday, February 1 at 1:00 p.m. on Fox Sports Net; at Xavier on Saturday, February 8 at 5:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; at Georgetown on Monday, February 10 at 7:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; at Butler on Sunday, February 23 at 6:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; at Seton Hall on Friday, February 28 at 7:00 p.m. on CBS Sports Network; and at Creighton on Saturday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. on CBS Sports Network.
Fans can get their first glimpse of the team at the annual Late Night Madness festivities at PC's Alumni Hall on Friday, October 25. Season tickets for all home games can be purchased Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the PC Ticket Office in Alumni Hall, at Friars.com or by calling (401) 865-GO PC.
2 Sat. RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE (exhibition game at DDC) 7:00 p.m.
8 Fri. BOSTON COLLEGE Fox Sports 1 6:00 p.m.
13 Wed. BROWN Fox Sports 2 8:00 p.m.
16 Sat. MARIST TBA 4:00 p.m.
18 Mon. VERMONT Fox Sports 1 7:00 p.m.
22 Fri. vs. Vanderbilt ^ TBA 6:30 p.m.
23 Sat. vs. TBA ^ TBA
24 Sun. vs. TBA ^ TBA
25 Mon. vs. TBA ^ TBA
29 Fri. FAIRFIELD Fox Sports 1 12:30 p.m.
1 Sun. vs. Kentucky (Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.) TBA 8:00 p.m.
5 Thur. at Rhode Island CBS Sports Network 8:00 p.m.
17 Tue. YALE Fox Sports 1 7:00 p.m.
21 Sat. MAINE Fox Sports Net 2:00 p.m.
28 Sat. at UMass ESPNU 6:00 p.m.
31 Tue. SETON HALL * Fox Sports 1 2:30 p.m.
5 Sun. at Villanova * Fox Sports 1 7:00 p.m.
8 Wed. GEORGETOWN * Fox Sports 1 7:00 p.m.
16 Thur. at St. John's * (Alumni Hall) Fox Sports 1 7:00 p.m.
18 Sat. CREIGHTON * Fox Sports 1 2:00 p.m.
21 Tue. BUTLER * Fox Sports 1 9:00 p.m.
25 Sat. XAVIER * Fox Sports 1 12:00 p.m.
30 Thur. at Marquette * Fox Sports 1 7:00 p.m.
1 Sat. at DePaul * Fox Sports Net 1:00 p.m.
4 Tue. ST. JOHN'S * Fox Sports 1 7:00 p.m.
8 Sat. at Xavier * Fox Sports 1 5:00 p.m.
10 Mon. at Georgetown * Fox Sports 1 7:00 p.m.
15 Sat. DE PAUL * Fox Sports Net 2:00 p.m.
18 Tue. VILLANOVA * Fox Sports 1 7:00 p.m.
23 Sun. at Butler * Fox Sports 1 6:00 p.m.
28 Fri. at Seton Hall * CBS Sports Network 7:00 p.m.
4 Tue. MARQUETTE * Fox Sports 1 9:00 p.m.
8 Sat. at Creighton * CBS Sports Network 7:30 p.m.
12 Wed. BIG EAST Championship at MSG
13 Thur. BIG EAST Championship at MSG
14 Fri. BIG EAST Championship at MSG
15 Sat. BIG EAST Championship at MSG
ALL GAMES ARE EASTERN TIME AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE
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