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JayVaughn Pinkston #22 of the Villanova Wildcats guards Doug McDermott #3 of the Creighton Bluejays during their game at CenturyLink Center on February 16th, 2014 in Omaha, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

6th-Ranked Villanova Falls 101-80 To No. 18 Creighton

Villanova had won six straight since its loss to the Bluejays last month. The Wildcats never led after the first minute.

02/16/2014

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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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Wright Earns 400th Win, Villanova Tops Seton Hall

Villanova coach Jay Wright reached 400 career victories. He has won 278 games at Villanova (278-146; 2001-present) after going 122-85 at Hofstra (1994-2001). Wright has led his teams to 10 NCAA tournaments and took the Wildcats to the 2009 Final Four.

02/07/2014

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

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Bell leads No. 9 Villanova To Rout Of Temple

James Bell scored 19 points to lead No. 9 Villanova to a 90-74 win over Temple on Saturday.

02/01/2014

Guard Ryan Arcidiacono. (credit: Ed Benkin/KYW)

Villanova Getting Set For Big 5 Battle With Temple

It’s easy to throw out the records whenever two city teams meet in a Big 5 battle. Villanova has made it clear that Saturday’s showdown with Temple is no exception.

01/31/2014

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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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Villanova Holds Off Marquette, 94-85 In OT

Ryan Arcidiacono coolly guided No. 4 Villanova to a 94-85 overtime victory over Marquette on Saturday.

01/25/2014

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Creighton Makes A Point In Thumping Villanova, 96-68

The wrath had to fall on someone’s head. Consequently, it rained threes on Villanova Monday night at the Wells Fargo Center.

01/20/2014

Guard Josh Hart #3 of Villanova Wildcats dunks the ball against DePaul Blue Demons on January 18, 2014 at the Pavilion. (Credit: Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

No. 6 Villanova Romps Past DePaul, 88-62

The Wildcats made a whopping 19 of 26 shots in the second half as they continue to steamroll through the revamped conference.

01/18/2014

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Villanova Tops St. John’s, 74-67

JayVaughn Pinkston had 15 points and 10 rebounds No. 8 Villanova overcame some early shooting woes to beat St. John’s 74-67 on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.

01/11/2014

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No. 8 Villanova Beats Undermanned Seton Hall 83-67

Darrun Hilliard scored 19 points and No. 8 Villanova hit a dozen 3-pointers in an 83-67 victory over undermanned Seton Hall on Wednesday night.

01/08/2014

Forward JayVaughn Pinkston #22 of the Villanova Wildcats dunks the ball against the Providence Friars  on January 5, 2014 at the Pavilion in Villanova, Pennslyvania. (Credit: Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Villanova Romps Over Providence 91-61

JayVaughn Pinkston scored 19 points to lead Villanova in a 91-61 romp over Providence on Sunday night.

01/05/2014

Brent Celek #87 of the Philadelphia Eagles carries the ball in the fourth quarter against the Detroit Lions on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Detroit Lions 34-20.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

BLOG: Red-Hot Teams In Freezing Cold Philly

The Eagles, Flyers and Villanova have been on fire as of late.

01/04/2014

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No. 11 Villanova Defeats Butler in Big East Opener

JayVaughn Pinkston had 22 points and No. 11 Villanova rebounded from its first loss of the season with a 76-73 overtime victory over Butler on Tuesday night in the Big East opener for both teams.

12/31/2013

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