Brunson Helps Propel Wildcats Past La Salle 89-79
Jalen Brunson and Josh Hart combined for 47 points Tuesday night to help lift No. 1 Villanova past La Salle 89-79 at the Palestra.
Wildcats Rise to Top of AP and USA Today Polls
For the second time in as many seasons, Villanova is ranked as the No. 1 team in America. The Wildcats next face La Salle Tuesday night at the Palestra.
Villanova Registers 59-37 Home Win Over Lehigh
In women’s basketball on Monday evening, the Villanova Wildcats outscored Lehigh by a 19-2 margin in the fourth quarter to cruise to a 59-37 win.
Wildcats to Return to Jimmy V Classic in 2017
The field for the 2017 Jimmy V Classic was announced on Dec. 5 and it includes the Villanova Wildcats, who will meet Gonzaga for the first time next December at Madison Square Garden.
Wildcats Fall to South Dakota State, 10-7, in Second Round of Playoffs
A late field goal in the closing minutes of play proved to be the decisive margin in a tight defensive battle and No. 9 Villanova (9-4) saw its terrific season come to an end in a 10-7 loss to No. 7 South Dakota State (9-3) at Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The difference in the game was a 40-yard field goal kicked by Jackrabbits redshirt freshman Chase Vinatieri with 1:21 to play. On their final possession following the field goal, the Wildcats turned the ball over on downs at their own 32-yard line with 41 seconds remaining.
Villanova Sweeps BIG EAST Swimming Awards
Darby Goodwin and Jake Hoin were named the BIG EAST Swimming and Diving Athletes of the Week, which were announced in the conference’s press release on Monday.
Villanova Field Hockey Adds Six to the Class of 2021
Villanova field hockey head coach Joanie Milhous has announced the addition of six new members to their program. The Class of 2021 has signed their National Letter of Intent to play field hockey for Villanova.
Wildcats Host Lehigh Monday Night
Lehigh is the only Patriot League Conference member on Villanova’s 2016-17 schedule. In the history of the program, Villanova owns a 23-7 all-time record versus teams that currently make-up the Patriot League. The 23-7 includes 7-1 vs. Lehigh; 5-1 vs. Lafayette; 2-2 vs. Holy Cross, 2-0 versus American, Bucknell and Navy and 3-3 against Loyola (Md).