Providence Friars Basketball 2014 Recruiting Board

The following is a list of players that Providence is known to be recruiting for the 2014 class. Information was collection from various public websites and news outlets. It only contains players that have not officially eliminated the Friars from consideration. If there is a prospect we should consider adding, please drop us an email at, or comment below.

Projected Open Scholarships: 5

Last updated: October 30, 2012 at 11:39 am

Point Guards
Name Team Ht / Wgt Profiles Friar Update Status
Kaleb Joseph Cushing Academy (NH) 6’3 / 165 ESPN
10/20/12: Attended Mal Brown game
6/19/12: Visited Providence
offers from schools that include Boston College, Pittsburgh, Connecticut, Tennessee, Maryland, West Virginia, and Providence, and is also drawing interest from Cincinnati, Kansas State
Shavar Newkirk Cardinal Hayes High School (NY) 6’0 / 175 ESPN
8/9/12: Receieved offer while visiting Providence (per TheRecruitScoop) offers from Manhattan, Iowa State, Seton Hall, Iona and Providence
Conrad Chambers Chester (PA) 5’11″ / 160 ESPN
8/9/12: Receieved offer while visiting Providence (per TheRecruitScoop) offers from Drexel, Iowa State, Rutgers, Seton Hall, Temple, Providence
Alex Robinson Kennedale (TX) 6’1 / 170 ESPN
offers from schools that include Boston College, Pittsburgh, Connecticut, Tennessee, Maryland, and Providence, and is also drawing interest from Cincinnati, Kansas State
Shooting Guards
Name Team Ht / Wgt Profiles Friar Update Status
Jared Terrell Brewster Academy 6’3″ / 220 ESPN(#49)
6/28/12: Visited Providence (per ScoutFriars) Has offers from the likes of Boston College, Cincinnati, UConn, DePaul, Iowa State, UMass, Miami, Providence, URI, Rutgers, Seton Hall, St. Bonaventure, St. John’s, Temple and Virginia Tech. In July ’12 said Cincy was recruiting the hardest
Khadeen Carrington Bishop Loughlin (NY) 6’3″ / 220 Rivals(#97) 5/22/12:Received offer from Providence (per nypost_brazille) Offers from Providence, West Virginia, SMU, Hofstra, Villanova, Pittsburgh, South Carolina, Iowa State, DePaul and Boston College. 8/18/12: Visits upcoming for Villanova, West Virginia
Kahari Beaufort University High School (CT) 6’3″ / 210 ESPN
10/12/12: Attended Late Night Madness Beaufort currently holds division I scholarship offers from Drexel, Providence, Baylor, and Miami with additional interest from Iowa, Pittsburgh, West Virginia, Rutgers, Fordham, and Manhattan according to the New York Lightning website.
Small Forwards
Name Team Ht / Wgt Profiles Friar Update Status
Jalen Lindsey Christ Presbyterian Academy (Tenn) 6’6″ / 180 ESPN(#16)
9/10/12: Ed Cooley visited (per CPA_Basketball)
6/19/12: Received offer from Providence
Alabama, Providence, North Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Kentucky, and Florida all have inquired about the 6’7 wing. Jalen claims no time-table for his decision and plans on waiting at least another year before really figuring out his recruiting process (per
D’Angelo Allen Kimball High School (TX) 6’6″ / 220 ESPN
Offers from South Carolina, North Texas, UT-Arlington, Texas, Oregon, Texas Tech, Texas A&M, SMU, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Oklahoma State and Providence.
Tyquone Greer Orr (Illinois) 6’7″ / 185 ESPN
Offers from DePaul and Providence. 12/8/11::Lists Providence, Illinois, Kansas State, Baylor, Northwestern, DePaul, Ball State, Michigan and Michigan State. (per KRandle_13)
10/2/11:Indicated he would like to go to Ohio State. (per Chicago Hoops 247)
Devin Robinson Christchurch School (VA) 6’7″ / 175 ESPN
Robinson listed offers from Boston U, Connecticut, Xavier, and Towson. In addition to those four schools, Robinson said he is hearing from Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Clemson, Maryland, VCU, Providence, Appalachian State, Penn State, Winthrop, Drexel, and Georgetown. (per NBE Basketball)
Eric Paschall Dobbs Ferry (NY) 6’5″ / 185 Rivals Offers from Providence, George Mason, Iona, Northeastern
Abdul Malik Abu Kimball Union Academy (Boston) 6’8″ / 220 ESPN(#47)
9/13/12: Ed Cooley last visited him at Kimball Union
6/28/12: Visited Providence (per ScoutFriars)
April ’12: Received offer from Providence
interest and offers from a long list of schools, among them Maryland Notre Dame, Seton Hall, Providence, Miami, Kansas, Michigan State, Temple, Iowa State, Cincinnati, Rutgers. Has indicated Maryland will make final list
Alec Brennan Milton Academy (MA) 6’10″ / 205 ESPN
6/22/12: Received offer from Providence Offers from Providence, Kansas State, Purdue, Seton Hall, Temple, St. Bonaventure, Delaware, UMass, Rhode Island, Brown, St. Joseph’s, and Iowa State
Matt Cimino Worcester Academy (MA) 6’10″ / 200 ESPN
6/19/12: Visited Providence Offers from Kansas State, Virginia, Boston College
Terry Larrier The Phelps School 6’8″ / 205 ESPN
Visited Providence. No offer yet. Offers from Drexel,Siena,Iona,Fordham,Towson,Sacred Heart,Dayton,Florida International,Monmouth, and Robert Morris. Interest from Georgetown, St. John’s, Virginia Commonwealth, Miami (FL), St. Joseph’s, George Mason, Oklahoma, Providence, and Texas. (per SportsXPress).
Goodluck Okonoboh Wilbraham & Monson Academy (Boston) 6’9″ / 215 ESPN
Winter ’11: Unofficial visit to Providence
October ’10: Attended Late Night Madness at Providence
Michigan, Providence, Gonzaga, Louisville, Missouri, Pittsburgh, Syracuse, Villanova, and UCONN
Quadri Moore Linden High School (NJ) 6’8″ / 270 ESPN
May visit Providence in September (per @SXKennethTrue) Offers from Providence, Seton Hall, Rutgers, Georgetown, and UConn.
Ben Bentil St. Andrews (Delaware) 6’8″ / 225 ESPN(#59)
Received Providence offer Offers from Temple, Saint Joe’s, Villanova, Rutgers, Cincinnati, Seton Hall, LaSalle, and Providence
Paschal Chukwu Fairfield College Prep 7’2″ / 202 ESPN(#59)
Interest from Providence, Miami, Villanova Xavier, UConn. Recruitment at very early stages