The Providence Friars is the name of the athletic teams of Providence College. They compete in the Big East Conference (NCAA Division I) for every sport except for ice hockey, where they compete in Hockey East. The Big East Conference was founded in 1979 by former athletic director and men's basketball coach Dave Gavitt. On December 15, 2012, Providence and the other seven Catholic, non-FBS schools announced that they were departing the Big East for a new conference; on March 7, 2013, it was officially confirmed that Providence's new conference would operate under the Big East name. The women's volleyball team, which had been an associate member of the America East Conference before the Big East...
Team leaders 2018-2019
- 15 Emmitt Holt 79 | 230lbs
- 2 Kris Monroe 80 | 220lbs
- 5 Jimmy Nichols Jr. 80 | 220lbs
- 13 Kalif Young 81 | 250lbs
providence-friars Stats 2018-2019