Friar fans are accustomed to getting royally screwed with the officiating of Tim Higgins, but this afternoon against Villanova, Doug Shows decided to try to one up the white haired, red faced zebra.

With around 8 minutes to go, Providence trailed 64-60 in a back and forth game at the Wachovia Center. The Wildcats had the ball when Scottie Reynolds and Sharaud Curry got tangled up in the corner. Shows called Curry for a foul, even though Scottie clearly had his arm wrapped around him — if anything, it should have been a double foul. Incredulous with the call, Curry seemed to rightfully question the shady whistle and was immediately hit up for a technical foul. So, not only did Reynolds head to the line for FOUR straight free throws (he would hit 3), Curry fouled out since he already had 3...

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