Rio Update: Tiernan and McEntee on the Track, USA Basketball Rolls On
It will be a busy day for Villanova athletes at the Summer Olympics in Rio on Wednesday, as Australian runners Patrick Tiernan and Sam McEntee were on the track for the first round of the 5000 meters in the morning and Team USA featuring Kyle Lowry will take on Argentina in a men’s basketball quarterfinal contest later in the day.
Nova Notebook: Cats in Spain Part Five
In the final entry in our series, the Nova Notebook tracks the Wildcats through a visit to the Augustinian Monastery at San Lorenzo de El Escorial and through their final exhibition game victory.
Wildcats Finish Off Tour with 84-58 Win Over Spanish Select Team
Villanova wrapped up its three-game exhibition tour of Spain with an 84-58 triumph over a Select Team at Real Madrid on Tuesday. Josh Hart scored 23 points.
Nova Notebook: Cats in Spain Part Four
Following an 87-80 victory over a Spanish Select Team a few thoughts on life after Ryan Arcidiacono and Daniel Ochefu with a Sunday night visit to a bullfight.
Wildcats Hold Off Spanish Select Team 87-80
In the second game of its foreign exhibition tour Villanova got 27 points and 13 rebounds to help it hold off a Spanish Select Team 87-80 Sunday afternoon at Real Madrid.
Nova Notebook: Cats in Spain Part Three
The Wildcats were on the move Saturday via high speed rail as they traveled west from Barcelona to Madrid and the next leg of their exhibition tour.
Wildcats Cruise to an 89-49 Win Over Spanish Select Team
The Villanova Wildcats got an early offensive lift from Eric Paschall and went on to deliver an 89-49 victory Friday over a Spanish Select Team in Badalona, Spain.
Nova Notebook: Cats in Spain Part Two
In the second day of their tour of Spain, Villanova got its first look at the site of its first exhibition game and visited the home of the FC Barcelona soccer club.