Franklin Field will be the place to be on Saturday as Penn and Villanova mix it up on the gridiron.
Villanova looks to win two straight as they take on Rhode Island on Saturday.
After losing 41-10 to Temple in their season opener this past Friday, the Villanova Wildcats are now turning their attention to their home opener on the Main Line as they host Fordham on Saturday.
This is the final game of the four-year contract between Temple and Villanova playing for the Mayor’s Cup. After Friday night, one school may be highly interested in extending the pact, while the other may not be able run away fast enough.
Villanova football prepares to bounce back from a 2-9 season.
Two local rivals will tee it up again Friday, in the fourth annual Mayor’s Cup football game, between Temple and Villanova Universities, at Lincoln Financial Field.
The Villanova football team is hoping to put a dismal 2011 season behind them as they work through spring practice.
Delaware is 6-4 this season, and fighting for a playoff berth. Villanova has struggled to the tune of a 2-8 ledger.
Chris Polony threw three touchdowns, and Villanova took advantage of Massachusetts miscues in a 35-17 win on Saturday.
The 2011 season has been a struggle for the Villanova Wildcats. They sit at 1-8 as they take to the road to visit UMass on Saturday.
Warren Smith threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score as Maine routed Villanova 41-25 on Saturday.
The struggles continue on the Main Line: Villanova sits at 1-7 on the season as they get ready to host Maine on Saturday.
Taylor Heinicke threw for two touchdowns and rushed for another in a 30-point first half as Old Dominion routed Villanova 37-14 on Saturday.
Trailing 10-6 midway through the third quarter, James Madison erupted for four touchdowns — two each in the third and fourth quarters — and pulled away from Villanova for a 34-10 victory Saturday in Colonial Athletic Association play.
Last week’s 47-17 loss to New Hampshire dropped Villanova to 1-5 on the season, and it won’t get any easier on Saturday against #13 James Madison.