Hart, DiVincenzo Lead List of Wildcats' Big Five Award Winners
The Philadelphia Big Five announced its 2017 award winners and Villanova was represented with the Player of the Year (Josh Hart), Rookie of the Year (Donte DiVincenzo) and Coach of the Year (Jay Wright).
Hart Named Winner of Julius Erving Award
On Friday, April 7 in Los Angeles, Villanova senior Josh Hart was named the winner of the Julius Erving Award as part of the Wendy's ESPN College Basketball Award Show.
Josh Hart Wins 2016-17 Senior CLASS Award for Men’s Basketball
The award, chosen by a nationwide vote of Division I men’s basketball coaches, national basketball media and fans, is given annually to the most outstanding senior student-athlete in Division I men’s basketball. Hart is the second student-athlete from Villanova to win the Senior CLASS Award after Brian Karalunas won for men’s lacrosse in 2011.
Hart Adds First Team Associated Press All-American Honor to List
The honors continued this week for Villanova guard Josh Hart (Silver Spring, Md.). On Monday night Hart was named a John R. Wooden first team All-American and on Tuesday was also honored as a first team All-American by the Associated Press.
Dunleavy Named Head Coach at Quinnipiac
On Tuesday Quinnpiac University tabbed Villanova's Baker Dunleavy as its new head coach.
Hart a Finalist For Naismith Player of the Year Award
The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the four finalists for its Naismith Player of the Year award Sunday. Wildcats senior All-American Josh Hart is among the candidates.
Late Rally Lifts Wisconsin Past Wildcats 65-62
A 15-5 surge over the game's final 5:31 lifted Wisconsin past Villanova 65-62 Saturday in a second round NCAA Tournament game in Buffalo, N.Y.
Wildcats and Wisconsin to Meet Saturday in Buffalo
Villanova (32-3 overall) will meet No. 8 seed Wisconsin (26-9) Saturday afternoon at Buffalo's KeyBank Center for the right to move on to an East Regional Semifinal next weekend in New York City.