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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:51:00There were two more honors for Josh Hart on Monday, including the BIG EAST Player of the Week award, as the No. 1/2 Wildcats look forward to Tuesday night's game at Marquette (FS1 and 610 Sports Radio).
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:26:00Villanova's last home court loss came to Providence last January but Josh Hart and Kris Jenkins helped see to it that the Wildcats would create a different result in 2017.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:21:00Both head coaches and select players give their thoughts from today's game.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 14:28:00Josh Hart scored 25 points, Kris Jenkins had 19 and No. 1 Villanova beat Providence 78-68 on Saturday. The defending national champion Wildcats (19-1, 7-1 Big East) have won five straight since their only loss at Butler on Jan. 4 temporarily knocked them out of the No. 1 spot in The AP Top 25. Rodney Bullock had 17 points and Jalen Lindsey added 14 for Providence (13-8, 3-5). The Friars were coming off consecutive wins over Seton Hall and Georgetown but couldn't compete with Villanova.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:00:00Villanova hosts Providence on Saturday afternoon at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia (Fox Sports and 610 AM Sports Radio).
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:35:00This 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.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:58:00Post game quotes from both head coaches and Villanova players.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:53:00On 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.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:06:00Kris Jenkins scored 16 points and Jalen Brunson added 13 to lead No. 1 Villanova to a 76-46 win over Seton Hall on Monday. The Wildcats (18-1, 6-1 Big East) looked every bit like a team that could win back-to-back national championships in their first game at No. 1 in The AP Top 25 poll following a one-week hiatus. Villanova fell from the top spot to third in the poll following a Jan. 4 loss at Butler. But wins over Marquette and Xavier vaulted the Wildcats over the Kansas Jayhawks and back into the top spot.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:57:00It's a quick turnaround for Villanova and Seton Hall, as the two teams get set to meet Monday night at the Pavilion after playing elsewhere on Saturday. (FS1 and 610 Sports Radio).
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 15:55:00For the second time in as many outings Villanova had to climb out of an early hole. This time, reserves Donte DiVincenzo (19 points) and Eric Paschall (nine points) helped bring the energy to a Wildcats' win.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 14:23:00Redshirt freshman guard Dante DiVincenzo had a season-high 19 points and No. 3 Villanova pulled away to a 70-57 victory over St. John's on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:10:00No. 3 ranked Villanova (16-1 overall, 4-1 BIG EAST) continues conference play Saturday when it meets St. John's (8-10 overall, 2-3 BIG EAST) at Madison Square Garden (FS1 and 610 Sports Radio).
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 22:07:00It was a really good win for us against a very good Xavier team. We made shots in the second half. In the first half, both teams really defended well. Kris hit some key shots in the second half to really open it up. Xavier is a really good team, we know we have to face them again. We have great respect for them, but it was a good victory.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 22:03:00No. 3 Villanova trailed No. 15 Xavier 24-16 midway through the first half before the Wildcats turned the tables on the Musketeers (13-3 overall, 3-1 BIG EAST).