Villanova overcame a cold shooting night and rallied from a second-half deficit to defeat Lafayette 75-59 in its season opener Friday.
The school on Wednesday said Middlebury College professor Alison Byerly will be its 17th president. She’ll take over July 1.
Everett Glenn, who was a freshman at Lafayette College, died after celebrating his 19th birthday.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden says Americans should discount President Obama’s opponents and get behind the administration’s vision for the economy.
The Explorers went 15-18 during the 2010-2011 campaign. Head coach Dr. John Giannini is looking forward to improving that ledger this season.
“They are very experienced,” says Penn head coach Al Bagnoli of the Dartmouth team. “I think they have been pointing to this year for a long time.”
Liberal Arts students at Lafayette College, part of the Economic Empowerment and Global Learning Project, are doing community engagement and economic outreach that one might expect from engineering departments.