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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:59:00 ESTThe Villanova Wildcats rallied from a 22 point third quarter deficit to stun the Butler Bulldogs in overtime by a score of 70-69. Villanova has now won four in a row to improve to 10-9 overall and 5-3 in Big East Conference play.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:22:00 ESTThe trio of senior Ben Malone (River Vale, N.J.) and redshirt freshmen Andrew Marston (Wayne, Pa.) and Casey Comber (Maple Glen, Pa.) swept the top three spots in the 3000 meters to highlight several strong performances by Villanova at the Gotham Cup on Friday afternoon. The meet was the first of five straight for the Wildcats at the Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:59:00 ESTVillanova controlled the middle distance events in dominant fashion in its first of five consecutive meets at the Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex on Friday afternoon. Junior Siofra Cleirigh Buttner (Dublin, Ireland), sophomore Kaley Ciluffo (LeClaire, Iowa) and redshirt freshman Bella Burda (Pleasant Valley, N.Y.) all won their events in their season debuts during competition at the Gotham Cup, and the Wildcats came out of the meet with several new personal best marks.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:09:00 ESTThe Villanova women's swimming and diving team defeated Richmond on Friday afternoon at the Pavilion by a score of 187-110. The Wildcats are now 6-2 in dual meets this season
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:00:00 ESTVillanova hosts Providence on Saturday afternoon at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia (Fox Sports and 610 AM Sports Radio).
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:54:00 ESTFive home games at Villanova Stadium and the first meeting in five years with local FBS foe Temple highlight the 2017 football schedule, which was announced on Friday afternoon. Director of Athletics Mark Jackson and first-year head coach Mark Ferrante announced the 11-game schedule the Wildcats will play in their 124th season on the gridiron. Villanova begins the 2017 campaign presented by Independence Blue Cross, with a road game at Lehigh on September 2, and will host its home opener versus Lafayette on September 16.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:58:00 ESTFriday’s game versus Butler will be the eighth all-time meeting between the two schools. Villanova leads the all-time series against the Bulldogs by a 6-1 count. The Wildcats closed out the non conference portion of their schedule on Wednesday with a 60-48 win at Penn. The Wildcats will now play 11 straight Big East games to finish the regular season.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:45:00 ESTCaroline Jones, a freshman from Virginia Beach, Va., describes what her first year at Villanova has been like.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:41:00 ESTThe Villanova women’s swimming and diving team returns home on Friday, Jan. 20 to face Richmond in a meet that will begin at 2 p.m. The Wildcats haven’t competed in the Pavilion since a home meet on Nov. 12 against Penn.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:57:00 ESTAfter being held scoreless in the first half, Villanova sophomore guard Adrianna Hahn exploded for 23 second half points to lead the Wildcats to a 60-48 road win over the Penn Quakers.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:35:00 ESTThis marks the third Center sellout for Villanova in the last three seasons and its 12th since it began hosting games at the facility in 1996-97. A crowd of 16,891 attended the Wildcats’ 93-81 BIG EAST victory over Marquette at the Center on Jan. 7.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:55:00 ESTVillanova freshman Andrew Kelley (Belmont, Mass.) was named the BIG EAST Swimming and Diving Male Athlete of the Week for the first time in his career, as announced by the conference in a press release this afternoon. He earned the award for his performance against Providence on Saturday.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:15:00 ESTVillanova enters play with an 8-9 overall record and a 2-1 Big Five mark, while Penn is 9-4 on the season and 0-2 in City Series action.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:58:00 ESTPost game quotes from both head coaches and Villanova players.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:53:00 ESTOn Monday afternoon Villanova returned to the top of the Associated Press poll. Hours later, its seniors led it to a convincing 76-46 victory over Seton Hall in a BIG EAST game at the Pavilion.