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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 16:52:00 ESTFor the second straight game, the Villanova Wildcats went to overtime where they tallied a 61-58 win over the visiting Butler Bulldogs. With the victory, the Wildcats improve to 16-11 overall and 11-5 in Big East play, while Butler falls to 5-22 on the season and 2-14 in conference action.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:37:00 ESTThe three Villanova seniors include Karlie Crispin, Jordan Dillard and Samantha Wilkes. Throughout their four-year careers, this group of seniors has tallied three 20-win seasons, won 80 games, participated in three WNIT Tournaments, captured three Big Five titles and three in-season tournament championships.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 23:53:00 ESTIn women’s basketball action on Friday evening, the Villanova Wildcats tallied a thrilling 76-71 double overtime win over the visiting Xavier Musketeers. With the victory, the Wildcats improve to 15-11 overall and 10-5 in Big East play, while Xavier falls to 11-15 overall and 3-12 in conference action.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:16:00 ESTFriday night’s game with Xavier will be part of the WBCA (Women‘s Basketball Coaches Association) Play4Kay initiative to raise awareness for breast cancer. The Play4Kay name is in memory of North Carolina State coaching legend Kay Yow who passed away in 2009 after a long battle with breast cancer.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:59:00 ESTEarlier today, the Villanova University Board of Trustees formally approved a comprehensive renovation plan for the 31-year-old Pavilion on Villanova's campus. The significant $60 million renovation, which will be funded entirely by donor support, will transform the existing Pavilion--creating a high-quality, game-day experience for Villanova students, faculty, staff, alumni and fans. The renovated arena will provide an atmosphere befitting our elite men's and women's basketball programs and will honor the storied history of Villanova Basketball. The renovation of the Pavilion is scheduled to begin in June 2017. Upon its reopening, the arena will officially be named the Finneran Pavilion
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:49:00 ESTThe Villanova Wildcats shot 57.4 percent from the field to cruise to an 87-52 road win over the Seton Hall Pirates. With the victory, the Wildcats improve to 14-11 overall and 9-5 in Big East play, while Seton Hall falls to 11-15 overall and 5-10 in conference action.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 16:33:00 ESTVillanova will travel to South Orange, N.J., on Sunday, Feb. 12, to take on the Seton Hall Pirates. Tip-off at Walsh Gymnasium is set for 2 p.m. The Wildcats enter play with a 13-11 overall record and an 8-5 Big East mark, while the Pirates are 11-14 on the season and 4-10 in conference action.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 00:09:00 ESTIn women’s basketball action on Friday, Feb. 10, the Villanova Wildcats traveled to New York where they tallied a 66-56 win over the St. John’s Red Storm. With the victory, the Wildcats improve to 13-11 overall and 8-5 in Big East play, while St. John’s falls to 16-9 overall and 8-6 in conference action.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 11:31:00 ESTFriday’s game between Villanova and the St. John’s will be the 62nd all-time meeting between the schools. Villanova leads the all-time series by a 36-25 count. Villanova has won four of the last five and three in a row against the Red Storm.
Sun, 05 Feb 2017 16:28:00 ESTThe Villanova Wildcats used a balance scoring effort to tally a 61-43 win over the visiting Providence College Friars. With the victory, Villanova improves to 12-11 overall and 7-5 in Big East play, while Providence falls to 10-14 overall and 2-11 in conference action.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 13:36:00 ESTVillanova will play host to the Providence College Friars in a Big East Conference contest on Sunday, Feb. 5. Tip-off at The Pavilion is set for 1 p.m. The Wildcats enter play with an 11-11 overall record and a 6-5 Big East mark, while the Friars are 10-13 on the season and 2-10 in conference action.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:35:00 ESTIn women's basketball action on Friday, Feb. 3, the Villanova Wildcats lost a hard fought defensive battle to the Creighton Bluejays by a score of 47-44. With the setback, Villanova falls to 11-11 overall and 6-5 in Big East play, while Creighton improves to 16-6 overall and 10-2 in league action.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 12:27:00 ESTFriday’s game between Villanova and Creighton will be the second meeting of the year between the two teams. The Bluejays registered a 60-46 home win over the Wildcats on Jan. 10. In the loss, junior center Megan Quinn led the Wildcats with 13 points, six rebounds and three blocks, while senior forward Samantha Wilkes scored a season-high 11 points to go with four assists and three steals.
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 16:26:00 ESTThe Villanova Wildcats traveled to Washington, D.C., on Saturday, Jan. 28, where the team’s five-game winning streak came to end with a 54-49 loss to the Georgetown Hoyas. With the loss, Villanova falls to 11-10 overall and 6-4 in Big East play, while the Hoyas improve to 13-7 overall and 5-5 in league play.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:12:00 ESTSaturday’s game between Villanova and Georgetown will be the 60th all-time meeting between the two schools. The Wildcats lead the all-time series by a 39-20 count and have won eight of the last 10 against the Hoyas.