Wright to Serve as Assistant Coach for USA Basketball Select Team
As part of its announcement revealing the 2016 Select Team, USA Basketball announced on Tuesday that Jay Wright will assist head coach Gregg Popovich with the group that will help prepare the Senior National Team for Rio next month.
NCAA Champion Wildcats Honored at White House
For the second time in program history, Villanova made the trip down I-95 to be honored for its NCAA national championship at the White House.
Hart to Return For Senior Season in 2016-17
Villanova junior guard Josh Hart (Silver Spring, Md.) announced on Tuesday night that he will return to the Wildcats for his senior season in 2016-17.
Wildcats to Visit White House on May 31
The 2016 NCAA Champion Villanova Wildcats will visit the White House for a ceremony to honor their championship on Tuesday, May 31.
Arcidiacono Wins Eddie Sutton Tustenugee Award
Ryan Arcidiacono is the 2016 winner of the Eddie Sutton Tustenugee award, being presented on May 16 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Wildcats' Director of Student-Athlete Development Mike Nardi will accept the award in Arcidiacono's name.
Senior Class of 2016 Feted at Annual Reception on Eve of Graduation
Commencement exercises will take place at Villanova on Friday afternoon but first, on Thursday evening at the Connelly Center, the student-athletes in the Class of 2016 were honored for their contributions to the university in the classroom, in the community and in athletic competition over the past four years. A group of more than 150 senior student-athletes and their families celebrated a level of achievement that seems staggering when viewed as an aggregate for the class as a whole.
Booth Undergoes Successful Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
Villanova sophomore guard Phil Booth (Baltimore, Md./Mount St. Joseph High School) underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his left knee on Wednesday afternoon.
Wildcats to Meet Notre Dame in Never Forget Tribute Classic
The Villanova Wildcats will be part of the Never Forget Tribute Classic on Dec. 10 at the Prudential Center when they meet Notre Dame. The event will partner with the Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund, which helps support the education of children of the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks