Ronald Roberts Jr. scored 22 points and Chris Wilson added a career-high 20 as Saint Joseph’s defeated Dayton 79-53 on Tuesday night, winning its fifth straight and ending a six-game streak of Dayton’s.
It will be a critical Big East game for the Villanova women’s basketball team on Tuesday night as they host DePaul at the Pavilion.
Thanks to a $5 million dollar plan to restore the school’s condemned boathouse, rowing and crew will stay alive.
Tavon Allen scored a career-high 25 as Drexel knocked off Colonial Athletic Conference leader Delaware 69-65 on Sunday.
Temple put a scare in another top team in the American Athletic Conference — this time No. 22 Memphis. But in the end, the Owls fell to the Tigers 82-79 in overtime.
Miles Jackson-Cartwright had 15 points and nine assists Saturday night to lead Penn over Dartmouth 74-65.
LA Salle gave up a 19-5 run in the second half as they lost to Richmond 62-49 Saturday.
It was the second straight win for Villanova since its second loss of the season to No. 11 Creighton.
Langston Galloway made 10 3-pointers, setting a school single-game record to lead St. Joseph’s over Fordham 87-72 on Saturday.
Fran Dougherty led Penn (6-16, 3-5) with 15 points.
The surging St. Joseph’s Hawks will be back at Hagan Arena on Saturday to host Fordham.
The Villanova Wildcats sit at 23-3 this season (11-2 in the Big East) and they are now ranked ninth in the country as they get ready to welcome St. John’s to the Center on Saturday afternoon.
The Penn Quakers will look to get back on the winning track on Friday night as they open up a home Ivy League weekend with a match-up against Harvard.
Shabazz Napier scored only two points in the first half and finished the game shooting 3 for 11 from the field. Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie was never worried about his star guard.
There are a lot of reasons why the Quakers are where they are, but two of the biggest are senior guard Alyssa Baron and freshman center Sydney Stipanovich.