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.
Former Villanova assistant Patrick Chambers has replaced Ed DeChellis as the men’s head basketball coach at Penn State University.
Rondae Jefferson would be perched there anxiously at the edge of the bench, tapping his foot incessantly, a ball tucked under his right arm as his eyes floated from side-to-side like great brown sponges absorbing everything.
The Wildcats will battle George Mason, in Cleveland, on Friday afternoon.
The Wildcats squandered a 16-point halftime lead and lost to the 15th seeded South Florida (10-22), who had previously lost eight of nine.