The seven Big East schools that don’t play FBS football are leaving behind the conference many of them founded to build a league focused on basketball.
Achraf Yacoubou had 13 points to lead Villanova to a 68-55 victory over Pennsylvania in a foul-plagued contest Saturday night.
Undefeated Temple trailed at halftime but they dominated the second half en route to a lopsided win at the Pavilion.
Mouphtaou Yarou scored 16 points to lead Villanova to a 62-52 victory over Vanderbilt on Saturday.
Stony Brook defeated Villanova 20-10 Saturday in the first round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.
Kevin Monangai ran for 146 yards and quarterback John Robertson added 134 on the ground as Villanova routed Delaware 41-10 Saturday.
Villanova freshman Ryan Arcidiacono scored 20 of his game-high 25 points in the first half to lead the Wildcats to an 80-68 victory over Marshall on Sunday.
Kevin Monangai ran for 150 yards while John Robertson rushed in two touchdowns and threw for another as Villanova dropped James Madison 35-20 Saturday
Maurice Sutton scored 12 points to lead three Villanova players in double figures as the Wildcats rolled to a season-opening 78-58 victory over District of Columbia on Friday night in the opening round of the 2K Sports Classic.
John Robertson passed for two touchdowns and ran for another and Kevin Monangai’s 130 yards paced the Villanova rushing attack in a 49-24 win over Georgia State on Saturday.
Villanova scored five touchdowns to rout Old Dominion 38-14 Saturday in Colonial Athletic Association play.
John Laub threw for 233 yards and a touchdown and rushed for 79 yards and a score to lead Richmond to a 28-17 victory over Villanova in a Colonial Athletic Association game on Saturday.
Kevin Monangai ran for 192 yards and two touchdowns to help Villanova beat Maine 35-14 Saturday.
Former Roman Catholic student and current Philadelphia 76ers point guard Maalik Wayns returned to his alma mater to speak to students on Tuesday afternoon.
John Robertson passed for one touchdown and ran for another as Villanova defeated Pennsylvania 24-8 Saturday, its 12th consecutive victory over the Quakers.