Fairfield University takes on Providence Friars

Former Fairfield University men's basketball coach Ed Cooley was back in southwestern Connecticut on Monday night to face his old team.Cooley is his first season

BRIDGEPORT - Former Fairfield University men's basketball coach Ed Cooley was back in southwestern Connecticut on Monday night to face his old team.

Cooley is his first season as head coach for the Providence Friars.

Despite Fairfield's spirited effort, including a great performance from Ryan Olander, Providence won the game 80-72.

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