Travon Woodall scored a career-high 29 points and Ashton Gibbs added 25 to lead Pittsburgh to a 79-70 win over Villanova on Sunday.
Things may be turning around on the Main Line for the Villanova Wildcats.
Villanova coach Jay Wright thinks his team is starting to get comfortable working together.
The Villanova Wildcats have a chance to make a big splash tonight as they host #1 and undefeated (17-0) Syracuse at the Wells Fargo Center.
Maalik Wayns scored 21 points, Dominic Cheek added 20 and Villanova defeated DePaul 87-71 Sunday, snapping a three-game losing skid for the Wildcats.
The Wildcats will look to bounce back and get into the conference “win” column on Thursday night as they host South Florida at the Pavilion.
Darius Johnson-Odom matched a season-high with 24 points and led No. 14 Marquette to an 81-77 victory over Villanova on Sunday.
It’s always one of the highlights of the local college basketball slate, and this year, for the first time ever, it will take place on Hawk Hill.
Villanova head coach Jay Wright faced his longtime assistant, Joe Jones, now the head coach at Boston University, and showed him that the teacher still knew a thing or two.
Villanova has a tough matchup on tap tonight, as Jay Wright’s Wildcats are in New York City to play #10 Missouri at Madison Square Garden.
Mouphtaou Yarou had 21 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Wildcats to a 73-65 victory over the Quakers on Saturday night.
City series basketball is on tap at the Pavilion on Saturday night as Villanova hosts Penn.
Evan Roquemore hit two go-ahead free throws with 4.3 seconds remaining as Santa Clara finished with a 10-0 run to beat Villanova 65-64 in Sunday’s third-place game of the 76 Classic.
The Villanova Wildcats are off to a 2-0 start this season, and they will put that mark on the line Friday night as they welcome the University of Delaware to the Pavilion.
Newtown Square, Pa. native Patrick Chambers was introduced on Monday as the 12th head coach in the history of Penn State men’s basketball.