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In this Caltech undated handout, a rendering of the farthest object in our solar system, Sedna, is seen. Sedna is a mysterious planet-like body three times farther from Earth than Pluto. NASA held a news conference  March 15, 2004 to detail the findings by a team of astronomers at Caltech led by Dr. Mike Brown.  (Photo by Caltech/Getty Images)

With Discovery of Dwarf Planet, Local Astronomer Says Scientists One Step Closer in Solving Mysteries of Outer Space

Could a recent discovery of a dwarf planet hint that a separate planet bigger than earth exists?

03/27/2014

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Trial Ordered For Handyman In Murder of Retired Villanova Prof.

It was a horribly bloody scene. Carol Armbruster had been stabbed with a butcher knife that remained embedded in her neck when her body was discovered.

03/25/2014

Villanova students at a watch party during the NCAA Tournament. (Credit: Justin Udo)

Dreams Of ‘Holy War’ Dashed: St. Joe’s Loses, Nova Advances

Dreams of an NCAA tournament Holy War have been dashed, with St. Joes overpowered by UConn in overtime, 89-81. But Villanova’s not done dancing just yet.

03/21/2014

James Bell #32 of the Villanova Wildcats goes to the basket against the Milwaukee Panthers during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Villanova Advances To Third Round

The No. 2 Wildcats were led by Darrun Hilliard’s 16 points, on 6-for-11 shooting, and 15 from JayVaughn Pinkston.

03/21/2014

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The Only NCAA Tourney Holy War Came In 1971

You have to go back. Way, way back. Back to when the NCAA Tournament had just 25 teams, no shot clocks, and when not every tournament game was shown on TV.

03/18/2014

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Third-Ranked Wildcats Preparing For Big East Tourney

Villanova is the top seed in the Big East Tournament and the third ranked team in the country, but it’s business as usual on the Main Line.

03/10/2014

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Hilliard Leads No. 6 Villanova Past Georgetown

Darrun Hilliard scored 19 points to lead No. 6 Villanova to a dominating 77-59 victory over Georgetown on Saturday, preserving the Wildcats’ hopes of a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.

03/08/2014

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No. 6 Villanova Takes Big East, 77-70 Over Xavier

Darrun Hilliard scored 19 points and No. 6 Villanova clinched the outright Big East championship for the first time in 32 years by holding off undermanned Xavier 77-70 on Thursday night.

03/06/2014

Guard Ryan Arcidiacono #15 of the Villanova Wildcats drives to the basket with forward Khyle Marshall #23 of the Butler Bulldogs defending on February 26, 2014 at the Pavilion in Villanova, Pennslyvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

No. 8 Villanova Rolls Past Butler 67-48

Darrun Hilliard and James Bell scored 11 points each to lead No. 8 Villanova to a 67-48 victory over Butler on Wednesday night.

02/26/2014

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Arcidiacono Gives Villanova 2-OT Win Over Providence, 82-79

Ryan Arcidiacono had a three-point play with 3.6 seconds left in the second overtime to lift No. 9 Villanova to an 82-79 win over Providence on Tuesday night.

02/18/2014

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Villanova University Adding Snow Make-Up Days on Sundays — Or Online

Villanova University has already canceled school seven times this semester due to the weather.

02/18/2014

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Hilliard Leads No. 6 Villanova Past DePaul 87-62

Darrun Hilliard scored 22 points, JayVaughn Pinkston had 14 points and 11 rebounds and No. 6 Villanova beat DePaul 87-62 on Wednesday night for its sixth straight win.

02/12/2014

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Villanova University Resumes Classes After Massive Power Outage

Students at Villanova University are back in class today for the first time since last week’s ice storm knocked out power to the campus.

02/10/2014

Kris Jenkins #2 and Dylan Ennis #31 of the Villanova Wildcats celebrate against the Xavier Musketeers at The Pavilion on February 3, 2014 in Villanova, Pennsylvania. Villanova won 81-58. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Bell Leads No. 6 Villanova Past Xavier, 81-58

James Bell hit six 3-pointers and scored 27 points and Darrun Hilliard had 17 to lead No. 6 Villanova to an 81-58 win over Xavier on Monday night.

02/03/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 7: Head coach Jay Wright of the Villanova Wildcats reacts against the St. Joseph's Hawks on December 7, 2013 at Hagan Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

No. 9 Villanova Tops Georgetown 65-60

James Bell scored 16 points, and No. 9 Villanova prevailed in a messy, foul-plagued game of stops and starts Monday night for a 65-60 victory over Georgetown, the Hoyas’ fifth straight loss.

01/28/2014

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