Bryce Hopkins had 24 points in Providence’s 71-67 win over Seton Hall on Saturday.
Ed Croswell’s dunk with 2:55 left was the final score for Providence, giving the Friars a 65-58 lead. They finished with six free throws on six attempts.
Hopkins added 10 rebounds for the Friars (9-3). Croswell scored 21 points on 8-of-12 and 9-point shooting from the free throw line, and added nine rebounds and three blocks. Noah Lock added 10 points.
Kadary Richmond led the way for the Pirates (7-5) with 28 points, nine rebounds, five assists and two steals. KC Ndefo added 11 points and three blocks for Seton Hall. In addition, Al-Amir Dawes had eight points.
Hopkins scored 16 points in the second half as Providence rallied from a 36-27 halftime deficit.