2020-2021 Providence Friars

2020-2021 Providence Friars Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
10 Alyn Breed Fr G 6-3 190 Jul 7, 2001 Powder Springs (GA) United States IMG Academy
4 Jared Bynum So PG 5-10 180 Mar 16, 1999 Rockville (MD) United States Georgetown Preparatory School
21 Ed Croswell Jr FC 6-8 245 Sep 6, 1999 Philadelphia (PA) United States Saint Joseph's Preparatory School
13 Jy’Are Davis RS-Fr SG 6-7 215 Jan 8, 2002 Hockessin (DE) United States Sanford School
3 David Duke Jr SG 6-4 204 Oct 13, 1999 Providence (RI) United States Cushing Academy
24 Andrew Fonts Sr G 6-2 175 Jul 10, 1999 Portsmouth (RI) United States Portsmouth Abbey School
1 Greg Gantt So SF 6-8 220 Sep 29, 2000 Fayetteville (NC) United States Trinity Christian
12 Brycen Goodine So G 6-4 190 Sep 29, 1999 Barrington (RI) United States St. Andrew's High School
14 Noah Horchler Sr F 6-8 220 Jan 1, 1998 Indian Head (MD) United States Palm Bay High School
2 Kris Monroe Jr SF 6-8 212 Aug 8, 1999 Raleigh (NC) United States St. David's School
5 Jimmy Nichols, Jr. So SF 6-8 220 Jul 6, 2000 Conway (SC) United States Conway High School
11 A.J. Reeves Jr SG 6-6 205 Jun 4, 1999 Chestnut Hill (MA) United States Brimmer & May School
0 Nate Watson Sr C 6-10 260 Oct 19, 1998 Arlington (VA) United States Bishop O'Connell High School

Recent Providence Friars History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2021-2022 27-6 (14-3) 2nd (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2020-2021 13-13 (8-10) 6th (Big East) 1st Rnd N/A
2019-2020 19-12 (12-6) 4th (Big East) 2nd Rnd N/A
2018-2019 18-16 (7-11) 8th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2017-2018 21-14 (10-8) 3rd (Big East) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2016-2017 20-13 (10-8) 3rd (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2015-2016 24-11 (10-8) 4th (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2014-2015 22-12 (11-7) 4th (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2013-2014 23-12 (10-8) 3rd (Big East) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2012-2013 19-15 (9-9) 9th (AAC) 2nd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2011-2012 15-17 (4-14) 15th (AAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2010-2011 15-17 (4-14) 14th (AAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 12-19 (4-14) 15th (AAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 19-14 (10-8) 7th (AAC) 3rd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2007-2008 15-16 (6-12) 12th (AAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 18-13 (8-8) 10th (AAC) 1st Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2005-2006 12-15 (5-11) 13th (AAC) N/A N/A
2004-2005 14-17 (4-12) 9th (AAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 20-9 (11-5) 3rd (AAC) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2002-2003 18-14 (8-8) 7th (AAC) 2nd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd

2020-2021 Providence Friars Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
David Duke NABC All-District (5) Second Team
Nate Watson NABC All-District (5) Second Team
David Duke AP All-American Honorable Mention
David Duke All-Big East Second Team
Nate Watson All-Big East Second Team
David Duke Big East Player of the Week (Feb 15, 2021)
David Duke Big East Player of the Week (Dec 14, 2020)
David Duke Maui Invitational All-Tournament Team

2020-2021 Providence Friars Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. Breed D. Duke A. Reeves N. Horchler N. Watson
Rotation J. Bynum B. Goodine G. Gantt    
Lim PT   A. Fonts K. Monroe E. Croswell  
Lim PT       J. Nichols, Jr.  

2020-2021 Providence Friars Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Nate Watson 26 32.3 16.9 6.7 0.7 0.3 1.0 1.3
David Duke 26 37.1 16.8 6.3 4.8 1.2 0.3 3.2
A.J. Reeves 26 31.4 9.6 3.6 1.7 1.0 0.1 1.5
Noah Horchler 26 21.3 6.7 5.7 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.9
Jimmy Nichols, Jr. 16 16.8 6.1 2.4 0.7 0.6 0.5 1.1
Jared Bynum 17 26.9 5.8 1.9 3.6 1.0 0.1 1.2
Alyn Breed 23 19.1 5.0 2.1 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.9
Greg Gantt 26 21.4 4.0 3.1 1.7 0.6 0.3 1.0
Ed Croswell 26 6.9 2.3 1.9 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.7
Brycen Goodine 16 8.5 1.6 1.1 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.7
Kris Monroe 13 6.4 1.2 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1
Andrew Fonts 1 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2020-2021 Providence Friars Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Ed Cooley Head Coach 2011-2012 N/A
Brian Blaney Assistant Coach 2011-2012 N/A
Jeff Battle Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Wake Forest, 2000 to 2013)
Ivan Thomas Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Associate Director of Player Development (Providence, 2015 to 2016)
Matt Garvey Special Assistant to the Head Coach, Video Coordinator 2019-2020 Graduate Assistant (Providence, 2016 to 2019)
Robert G. Driscoll, Jr. Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Kevin Kurbec Director of Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Basketball Operations Coordinator (Providence, 2016 to 2019)
Alex Carriero Graduate Manager 2020-2021 N/A
Bob Walsh Director of Player Development 2019-2020 Head Coach (Maine, 2014 to 2018)
Ken White Strength and Conditioning Coach 2003-2004 N/A
Chris Hagemann Assistant Athletic Trainer 2020-2021 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Davidson, 2014 to 2020)