Highlights: LaDontae Henton leads Providence to Big East final

03/14/2014

LaDontae HentonNEW YORK. NY – Forward LaDontae Henton had 26 points and 14 rebounds to lead the way as Providence defeated Seton Hall 80-74 to advance to the Big East Tournament championship game for the first time in 20 years.

Bryce Cotton had 18 points and Tyler Harris added 17 as the Friars advanced moved on to the final, which they last played in back in 1994.

Fuquan Edwin had 20 points for Seton Hall and Thursday’s hero Sterling Gibbs, who hit a buzzer-beater to knock out top-seeded Villanova, scored 13.

Kevin Kugler and John Thompson called the action on WestwoodOne Sports.

(Brian Oliver’s three gets the Pirates to within four at the half)

0

(Eugene Teague scores and it fouled as Seton Hall cuts into the Providence lead)

1

(Tyler Harris hits from deep as Seton Hall goes back up seven)

2

(LaDontae Henton’s three forces a Seton Hall timeout)

3

Comments Closed

Comments are closed.

Most Recent NCAA Basketball Posts

media-day-800

Big East Media Day: Interviews with all the coaches

11 October 2016 Comments are off for this post.
NEW YORK, NY – Big East Media Day took place at Madison Square Garden today and every coach in the conference was there, including one everyone was trying to get a piece of – Jay Wright of the defending national champions, Villanova. Westwood One’s Jason Horowitz was on hand and…
Read More »
5
Oklahoma's Charity Jones competes in the floor exercise during the NCAA women's gymnastics championships, Saturday, April 16, 2016, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

This Week in the NCAA: Oklahoma sweeps gymnastics

22 April 2016 Comments are off for this post.
Both the men’s and women’s gymnastics teams from Oklahoma captured NCAA titles this past week – the first time a school has claimed the team trophy in both men’s and women’s gymnastics in the same year.
Read More »
6
Boxed Out 800

Bill Frieder looks ahead to 2017

14 April 2016 Comments are off for this post.
Coaches and players are on the move! Let’s face it basketball fans, transfers are as much a part of college basketball as are incoming freshmen. Several good ones are on the move, and several players still have NBA decisions to make. We will make some predictions below, but all of…
Read More »
Boxed Out 800

Bill Frieder looks back on an all-time classic

07 April 2016 Comments are off for this post.
I have been around basketball for a long time, yet I wasn’t smart enough to see the national champions right in front of me for the past few weeks. I had Miami as a sleeper and Villanova took them out. Everyone loved Kansas (including me), yet Jay Wright’s crew wasn’t…
Read More »
Load more posts