Villanova

Villanova Wildcats head coach Jay Wright celebrates after winning 2016 national championship title.
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Why You Should Root for Villanova This Weekend

A local sports team is getting close to a championship, and lots of you aren’t happy about it. First, the details: The Villanova Wildcats are […]

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How Villanova Is Preparing for the Wildcats’ Final Four Weekend

Villanova men’s basketball is making its triumphant return to the Final Four this weekend — its first visit since 2009. The Philly area is getting […]

Villanova Wildcats head coach Jay Wright celebrates after winning 2016 national championship title.
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Can the Villanova Wildcats Win It All?

You weren’t tripping on acid this weekend: The Villanova Wildcats really did beat the Kansas Jayhawks to win the South Regional and make it to […]

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Villanova One Win From Final Four After Another Easy Victory

Sure, why not pic.twitter.com/4KK0PAnYV0 — Deadspin (@Deadspin) March 24, 2016 The shot clock was winding down. Villanova’s Kris Jenkins had the ball closer to mid-court […]

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How the Villanova Wildcats Can Win It All

If there was one fault with the Villanova Wildcats this year, it was their three-point shooting. The Wildcats went 29-5 during the regular season and […]

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Proof That Villanova’s Jay Wright Is the Best-Dressed Coach in the Sweet 16

Even if you didn’t fill out a March Madness bracket, Villanova head coach Jay Wright is giving you plenty of reasons to tune into the tournament. All […]

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Villanova Routs Iowa to Reach Sweet 16

Consider Villanova‘s second-round demons exorcised. The Wildcats scored 54 points in the first half en route to an absolute destruction of Iowa in the second […]

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Villanova Rolls in First Round of NCAA Tournament

Villanova shoots a lot of three pointers. This season, 34 percent of Villanova shots were threes — the 24th highest rate in the country. Only […]

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Farmhouse Friday: A 19th-Century Stone Home in Villanova

Let’s begin Farmhouse Friday with a fun fact: this house was once owned by the family of famous American painter Mary Cassatt. And let us say, […]

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The Philly Hoops Fan’s Guide to the NCAA Tournament

The NCAA tournament is here! Officially called the National Collegiate Athletic Association Men’s Division I Basketball Championship, we shorten it to “NCAA tournament” because that’s […]

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Another Nice Spring Day, Another Villanova LSD Bust

Was it just last month that a bunch of Villanova University kids went on bad LSD trips, resulting in two arrests and four hospitalizations? It […]

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Inside Higher Ed’s Academic Performance NCAA Bracket Is Out, And …

Every year, Inside Higher Ed attempts to counter our nation’s widespread sports insanity by publishing its own version of the NCAA men’s basketball tourney’s brackets, […]

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Villanova and Temple Could Meet in the NCAA Tournament

The NCAA tournament selection committee handed Philadelphia basketball fans a present for March Madness: Villanova and Temple could play in the second round of the […]

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John Kasich Will Hold Town Hall at Villanova on Wednesday, March 16th

Republican presidential candidate and Ohio governor John Kasich is set to make an appearance on the Main Line next week. Kasich will visit Villanova University […]

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How to Watch Today’s Big 5 Tripleheader on TV Today

Philly oldtimers talk about the days of Big 5 double- and tripleheaders: When you’d be able to go to the Palestra and see two or […]