The No. 4 Villanova Wildcats finish their regular season on Saturday against St. John’s.
Ryan Arcidiacono converted a three-point play to give No. 4 Villanova the lead in the last minute and came up with the game’s final rebound, allowing the Wildcats to turn back Creighton’s upset bid and win its 11th straight game, 76-72 on Tuesday night.
Villanova head coach Jay Wright asks Angelo Cataldi not to jinx his team.
#6 Villanova defeated Xavier 78-66 on Saturday.
Villanova has a tough road test on Saturday at Xavier.
Darrun Hilliard scored 19 of his game-high 24 points in the second half, JayVaughn Pinkston had 16 points and eight rebounds, and No. 6 Villanova clinched at least a share of its second straight Big East regular-season title with an 89-61 rout of No. 25 Providence on Tuesday night.
Villanova extended their win streak to eight on Saturday with a win over Marquette.
Sterling Gibbs was ejected for a hit on Villanova’s Ryan Arcidiacono and apologized after the game.
Darrun Hilliard led #6 Villanova over Seton Hall with 18 points.
Darrun Hilliards three-pointer with 1.5 seconds remaining gave Villanova a 68-65 win.
Ryan Arcidiacono scored 20 points, Daniel Ocehfu had 19, and No. 6 Villanova held off upset-minded Providence 74-68 on Wednesday night.
No. 6 Villanova will be on the road tonight in Big East action, visiting the Providence Friars.
#7 Villanova defeated Georgetown on Saturday for their fourth straight win.
Ryan Arcidiacono scored 18 points and Darrun Hilliard had 12 to lead No. 7 Villanova to a 70-52 win over Marquette on Wednesday night.
Villanova erased an 11-point deficit to come back and defeat DePaul.