Last Build Date: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 11:19:02 EDT
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:32:00 EDTThursday night’s 69-67 overtime win over James Madison was Villanova’s fourth overtime game of the season. The Wildcats are now 4-0 in extra session games this year (70-69 win at Butler on Jan. 20; 61-58 home win versus Butler on Feb. 19; 76-71 double overtime home win against Xavier on Feb. 17; 69-67 overtime win at JMU on March 23). Villanova and North Texas are the only Division 1 teams to be 4-0 in overtime games this season.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:27:00 EDTIn the third round of the WNIT on Thursday night at James Madison, the Villanova Wildcats tallied a thrilling 69-67 overtime win over the James Madison Dukes. With the victory, Villanova improves to 19-14 overall, while the Dukes finish the year at 26-9.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:55:00 EDTThe Wildcats will play their second straight CAA opponent when the Wildcats travel to James Madison on Thursday evening. Villanova tallied a 56-51 win over CAA member Drexel last Sunday in the second round of the WNIT. This will be the first all-time meeting between Villanova and James Madison.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 18:06:00 EDTThe Villanova Wildcats advanced to the third round of the WNIT on Sunday afternoon with a 56-51 win at Drexel. With the victory, Villanova improves to 18-14 on the season, while Drexel finishes the season at 22-11.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 18:07:00 EDTDrexel is coached by former Villanova star Denise Dillon who played for Harry Perretta and the Wildcats from 1992-96. Dillon currently ranks ninth all-time on both the Villanova scoring (1,355 points) and rebounding lists (677). As a junior and senior, she helped lead Villanova to a 40-16 (.714) record. She was a first team All-Big Selection as a junior and a second team honoree as a senior. Dillon also served as a Villanova assistant coach under Perretta from 1997-2001. Sunday will be the sixth meeting between Perretta and Dillon. Perretta is 4-1 versus Dillon and the
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 21:06:00 EDTVillanova now advances to the second round of the WNIT where they will play at Drexel on Sunday, March, 19. Tip-off is set for 2 p.m. Drexel defeated Duquesne tonight by a score of 70-47.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 22:25:00 EDTThe Wildcats are making their 10th appearance in the WNIT in 2017 and their 15th postseason berth in the last 18 seasons. Villanova currently owns an 11-9 all-time mark in the WNIT.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:04:00 EDTOn Monday night, Villanova learned that it was chosen to play in the 2017 Women's National Invitation Tournament (WNIT). The Wildcats will travel to Princeton on Friday, March 17. Tip-off time will be announced on Tuesday.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:11:00 EDTThe Villanova women’s basketball lost to the St. John’s in the quarterfinal round of the Big East Tournament on Sunday night by a score of 56-40. With the loss, the Wildcats fall to 16-14 on the season, while St. John’s improves to 20-10 on the season.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:29:00 EDTThe Wildcats will be playing in their 34th Big East Tournament this week and own an all-time record of 32-30 in the conference tournament. Villanova has three Big East Tournament titles to its credit, capturing the crown in 1986, 1987 and 2003. In the past 33 Big East Tournaments, the Wildcats have advanced to the semifinals 13 times and the title game on four occasions.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:29:00 EDTTwo Villanova Wildcats garnered recognition as sophomore guard Adrianna Hahn (Wilmington, Del.) was named to the All-Big East second team and junior guard Alex Louin (Doylestown, Pa.) earned a spot on the Honorable Mention team.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 17:15:00 EDTThe Villanova Wildcats concluded the 2016-17 regular season on Sunday afternoon with a loss to the Marquette Golden Eagles. With the loss, Villanova drops to 16-13 overall and 11-7 in Big East play, while Marquette improves to 22-7 overall and 13-6 in conference action.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 18:01:00 EDTThe Wildcats and Golden Eagles enter play on Sunday tied at 9-9 in the all-time series. The Wildcats won both meetings against the Golden Eagles last year and have won four of five overall versus Marquette. The Golden Eagles registered a 77-71 win at Villanova earlier this year in the Big East opener on Dec. 28.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:28:00 EDTIn the loss, Gedaka led the way for the Wildcats with 12 points and a team-high eight rebounds. She was 4-of-10 from the field and 4-of-5 from the foul line. Freshman Kelly Jekot and sophomore Adrianna Hahn had seven points each.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:37:00 EDTTip-off at McGrath Arena is set for 8 p.m. eastern time. The Wildcats enter play with a 16-11 overall record and an 11-5 Big East mark, while the Blue Demons are 22-6 on the season and 14-2 in conference action.