Wildcats Enter Season as CAA Favorites
The Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) held its annual football media day on Wednesday, July 24, at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. Villanova was picked to win the CAA championship, while six Wildcat standouts were named to the preseason All-CAA team. Villanova garnered 11 of 22 first place votes to earn the top spot in the preseason predicted order of finish. The six Villanova players named to the preseason All-Conference team include sophomore quarterback John Robertson, junior running back Kevin Monangai, senior offensive lineman Josh Bucci, senior defensive tackle Rakim Cox, senior nose guard Antoine Lewis and senior punter Mark Hamilton.