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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:01:00 EDTDuring the ninth weekly CAA Football teleconference of the season on Monday, Villanova head coach Andy Talley gave his thoughts on the Wildcats’ game against Albany and how the team is preparing for the bye week.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:12:00 EDTVillanova sophomore running back Aaron Forbes (Newburgh, N.Y.) has been named the CAA Offensive Player of the Week. Forbes earns the honor for his play in Saturday’s 24-13 win over No. 23 Albany.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:56:00 EDT
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:49:00 EDTSophomore running back Aaron Forbes (Newburgh, N.Y.) ran for a career-high 151 yards and two touchdowns and the defense recorded the most sacks by any FCS team in the nation this season as No. 16 Villanova (6-2, 4-1 CAA Football) cruised to a 24-13 win over No. 23 Albany (4-3, 1-3 CAA Football) at Villanova Stadium on Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Wildcats remained in a three-way tie with New Hampshire and Richmond for second place in the CAA Football regular season standings.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:05:00 EDTVillanova head coach Andy Talley, Zach Bednarczyk, Aaron Forbes, and Ed Shockley give their comments after Saturday's win against Albany.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:56:00 EDTLongtime head football coach Andy Talley, who has announced his retirement at the end of the 2016 season, now has a brand new building that bears his name to go along with his legacy of success both on and off the field. Talley and several Villanova dignitaries took part in a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday evening to officially dedicate the Andrew J. Talley Athletic Center in the west end zone of Villanova Stadium. The newest athletics facility on campus will be home to the Wildcats football program and contains several amenities that will benefit every student-athlete on campus.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:16:00 EDTDuring an exciting weekend of Homecoming events and festivities on campus, No. 16 Villanova (5-2, 3-1 CAA Football) will take on No. 23 Albany (4-2, 1-2 CAA Football) at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday afternoon. This is the second straight week that the Wildcats will play in a game featuring two ranked teams. Villanova is 46-40 (.535) all-time in such games, including winning 23 of the last 36 contests that meet this distinction.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:57:00 EDTDuring the eighth weekly CAA Football teleconference of the season on Monday, Villanova head coach Andy Talley gave his thoughts on the Wildcats’ game against Richmond and how the team is preparing to play Albany this week at home.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:15:00 EDTDespite losing a number of key players to injury throughout the 2015 season, Villanova still carried a 6-4 record into its final game at nationally-ranked James Madison. A winning record for the 13th time in the last 15 years was already guaranteed, but the Wildcats had much more on their minds. A share of the CAA Football regular season title and a possible berth in the FCS playoffs were on the line. Villanova would fall to the Dukes, 38-29, in what turned out to be their season finale, but senior linebacker Austin Calitro (Danbury, Conn.) looks back on the opportunities the Wildcats created for themselves in that game as one of the team’s greatest achievements during his career.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 20:16:00 EDT
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 18:55:00 EDTIn a matchup between the top two defensive teams in the league, No. 13 Villanova (5-2, 3-1 CAA Football) was limited to 222 yards of total offense and was shut out for the first time since 2004 in a 23-0 loss to No. 6 Richmond (6-1, 3-1 CAA Football) at E. Claiborne Robins Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Both defenses played well in the contest but the Wildcats saw their five-game winning streak come to an end in their first game against a nationally-ranked opponent this season.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 03:23:00 EDTTwo nationally-ranked conference opponents are set to face each other on Saturday afternoon when No. 13 Villanova (5-1, 3-0 CAA Football) travels to No. 6 Richmond (5-1, 2-1 CAA Football) for a game that will be televised live in Philadelphia and throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Comcast SportsNet is broadcasting the game, which will air on CSN Philly, CSN Mid-Atlantic and SNY. Kickoff at E. Claiborne Robins Stadium in Richmond is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 10:20:00 EDTDuring the seventh weekly CAA Football teleconference of the season on Monday, Villanova head coach Andy Talley gave his thoughts on the Wildcats’ conference home win against Rhode Island and how the team is preparing to play Richmond on the road this weekend.
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 17:10:00 EDT
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 16:43:00 EDTPost-Game quotes from Head Coach Andy Talley and players Austin Calitro and Aaron Forbes.