John Robertson passed for one touchdown and ran for another as Villanova defeated Pennsylvania 24-8 Saturday, its 12th consecutive victory over the Quakers.
Villanova improved to 2-1 on the season with a 31-10 win over the Rhode Island Rams in their CAA opener on Saturday.
Two local rivals will tee it up again Friday, in the fourth annual Mayor’s Cup football game, between Temple and Villanova Universities, at Lincoln Financial Field.
Even though college basketball may have been on the minds of the fans at the Palestra, the annual event raises money for the American Caner Society.
It’s the penultimate game of the regular season for Jay Wright’s Villanova Wildcats, as they travel to Piscataway, NJ to visit the Scarlet Knights of Rutgers.
Usually a Villanova/Connecticut game on a Monday night in mid-to-late February is a battle for Big East supremacy. But this year, this match-up is simply a meeting of two struggling teams.
Pat Connaughton scored 21 points, Jack Cooley had 18 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 23 Notre Dame erased a 20-point deficit in a 74-70 overtime victory over Villanova on Saturday night.
Villanova’s Wayns is day to day with a sprained MCL.
Travon Woodall scored a career-high 29 points and Ashton Gibbs added 25 to lead Pittsburgh to a 79-70 win over Villanova on Sunday.
Things may be turning around on the Main Line for the Villanova Wildcats.
Villanova coach Jay Wright thinks his team is starting to get comfortable working together.
A native of Walnutport, Pa., Kara Bonenberger has stepped right in and played very well for the Quakers: she is second on the team in scoring and first in rebounding.
The Villanova Wildcats have a chance to make a big splash tonight as they host #1 and undefeated (17-0) Syracuse at the Wells Fargo Center.
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.