Villanova Wildcats

Jay Wright is Big East’s best coach... but who’s second?

Happy Friday Nova Nation! Just a pair of links today, but hey, it’s the weekend. Enjoy!<p>Big East Basketball: Top 5 Active Head Coaches for 2018-19 | …

USA Basketball

Nico Mannion reclassifies into 2019, gets a call from John Calipari

Mannion is now one of the top players in 2019, and Kentucky is getting involved.Kentucky may have a new point guard to watch for in the Class of …

Kentucky

Sports Notes: Morris Estate T.C. in Junior Olympics

The Morris Estate Track Club will have an opportunity to compete on the big stage. Twenty-six champion athletes along with five coaches and 22 …

African-American News

CAA Announces 2017-18 Team Academic Excellence Awards

<b>RICHMOND, Va. (July 19, 2018) –</b> The CAA has announced the recipients of the Team Academic Excellence awards for the 2017-18 season.<p>The Team Academic …

College of William & Mary

Villanova Basketball 3 on 3 Summer Tournament: Round 1 Ends and Round 2 Begins!

<i>All month we’re squaring off the best user-submitted teams in a giant 128 team 3 on 3 tournament. Voting closes every night at midnight, so be sure</i> …

Extreme Sports

La Salle moves Villanova game to the Palestra

Happy Thursday Nova Nation! I’m still soaking in the sun down at the shore, but I was able to stick my head out of the sand long enough to see that …

LaSalle

3 on 3 Tournament: Round 1, Day 6

It’s the last full day of Round 1 before it wraps up and Round 2 starts tomorrow.<i>All month we’re squaring off the best user-submitted teams in a</i> …

Big East

Villanova Basketball receives NCAA Championship Rings

The Villanova Basketball team received a gift from the NCAA on Tuesday as the Wildcats received their 2018 National Championship rings.<p>Our guys …

National Championship

Awards, Rings, and MVPs for Villanova Basketball players

Happy Wednesday Nova Nation! It was a late night for yours truly down here at the beach, which may be why we have late links. The world may never …

Big East

Villanova Football Recruiting: Wildcats Offer Ryan Coll

Coll is expected to fit on the ‘Cats O-LineThe Villanova Wildcats offered offensive lineman Ryan Coll in June.Blessed to receive my 4th offer from …

College Football

Lots of NBA news for former Villanova Wildcats

Happy Tuesday Nova Nation. It’s another beautiful day at the Jersey shore, so we’ve got some links for you to enjoy on the beach... if you’re me.<p>In …

Basketball

Villanova Basketball: 3 biggest threats in non-conference play

Villanova Basketball doesn’t have the toughest non-conference schedule as it stands, but that doesn’t mean they won’t face any challenges.<p>The …

College Sports

Villanova on hand for multiple high school tournaments

Happy Monday Nova Nation! I’m coming to you live from the Jersey shore this week, so needless to see these intros may be a bit shorter than usually. …

Basketball

What will Villanova’s rotation look like next season?

The coming season is going to be a new experience for the Villanova Wildcats basketball team and its coaching staff. Losing 4 players to the NBA …

Big East

Predicting Villanova Basketball’s Awards

Happy Friday Nova Nation! Nothing that inspired an opening in today’s links, so instead I took inspiration from next weeks ESPYs. With the sports …

Big East

NBA Wildcat Watch: Las Vegas Summer League Playoffs (July 12)

Almost all the ‘Cats were in action on Thursday, for the second day of the NBA Summer League playoffs. Most notably, Mikal Bridges and the Phoenix …

Basketball

Villanova campus ministry official charged in child porn investigation

Timothy O’Connell, associate director of campus ministry at Villanova University, has been arrested and charged in a federal investigation of an …

Crime

Defending national champion Villanova, FSU headline Advocare Invitational at Disney

Defending national champion Villanova, which has won two of the past three NCAA Tournaments, is the headliner for this year’s Advocare Invitational …

FSU

Villanova is recruiting from an unprecedented position of strength

The July Live Period is finally here, and mercifully, this looks to be a non-stressful event for the Villanova Wildcats staff and the fanbase. Jay …

Big East

Bracket Announced: Villanova vs Canisius in AdvoCare Invitational

Villanova will have a chance at some great wins with this bracketVillanova will kick off the AdvoCare Invitational in Orlando against Canisius on …

Big East

NBA Wildcat Watch: Las Vegas Summer League Playoffs Roundup (July 11)

The bracket is out for the all-inclusive 30-team Summer League playoffs. The Los Angeles Lakers and the Portland Trail Blazers were fortunate to get …

Basketball

Arcidiacono vs Brunson: a Villanova Showdown in the NBA

Happy Thursday Nova Nation! NBA Summer League’s playoffs tipped off yesterday and the last two Villanova Championship point guards squared off …

Basketball

‘Cats offer ATH Jonathan Mulatu

The two-sport star uses his track speed on the football field.The Villanova Wildcats and head coach Mark Ferrante offered a scholarship to running …

Big East

Don’t miss your chance to spend Thanksgiving with Villanova’s Jay Wright!

Happy Wednesday Nova Nation! I hope you’re all having a great day, and I want you to think happy thoughts before I bring up a dreaded four letter …

Big East

Villanova offers DB Elijah Glover

The Villanova Wildcats extended a scholarship offer to defensive back Elijah Glover in early June.<p>Blessed to recieve my 14th offer from Villanova …

College of William & Mary

Villanova Football offers Elijah Solomon

The Villanova Wildcats extended an offer to Elijah Solomon in early June.<p>Truly blessed to receive an offer from Villanova University ☔️ …

Rhode Island

How Matt Couture’s only basket foreshadowed the golden age of Villanova Basketball

Happy Tuesday Nova Nation! In case you missed it (and I don’t know how you could have and still found the links) yesterday marked the start of our …

Basketball

Villanova’s Jay Wright continues to be a go to guy for USA Basketball

Happy Monday Nova Nation! One more month down, just under five more months to go until the official return of college basketball. But for now, it’s …

USA Basketball

NBA Wildcat Watch: Las Vegas Summer League Roundup (July 6)

The NBA Summer League at Las Vegas has tipped off. For the first time ever, all 30 teams are in participation.<p>Each time a former Wildcat hits the …

Phoenix Suns

Changing the narrative: Villanova’s NBA surge

It’s been heard before, sometimes seemingly on endless replay -- hackneyed criticisms of Villanova’s basketball program.<p><i>Great program, but not if you</i> …

Basketball