DiVincenzo's Double-Double Helps Lift Wildcats Past Mount St. Mary's 76-56
With Villanova struggling to find a groove early, Donte DiVincenzo was there to provide a lift as the Wildcats pulled away from Mount St. Mary's 76-56 in an NCAA Tournament first round game Thursday.
Wright a Finalist For Naismith Coach of the Year Award
The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the four finalists for its 2017 Coach of the Year Award and Villanova's Jay Wright is part of the group.
Wildcats to Meet Mount St. Mary's in NCAA Tournament Thursday
Villanova is set to face Mount St. Mary's, champions of the Northeast Conference, in an NCAA Tournament game Thursday evening in Buffalo, N.Y. (CBS and 610 Sports Radio).
USBWA Names Oscar Robertson Trophy Finalists, Men's All-America Team
Five standout players from five different conferences have been named to the U.S. Basketball Writers Association's 2016-17 All-America First Team. Those five stars – four of them guards – are the finalists for the prestigious Oscar Robertson Trophy as the USBWA's Men's National Player of the Year.
Wildcats Receive No. 1 Seed in the NCAA Tournament, Open in Buffalo, New York
This marks the 37th appearance all-time for the Wildcats in the NCAA Tournament and third time they have earned the No. 1 seed. Villanova was previously a No. 1 seed in the Minneapolis Region in 2006 and in the East Region in 2015.
Wildcats Down Creighton 74-60 to Claim BIG EAST Tournament Title
The top seeded Villanova Wildcats grabbed a 14 point halftime lead and took it from there on their way to downing Creighton (25-9) to earn their second BIG EAST Tournament crown in three years.
Wildcats to Battle Creighton For BIG EAST Title
The No. 1 seed Villanova Wildcats (30-3 overall) will face the No. 6 seed Creighton Bluejays (25-8) for the BIG EAST Tournament title Saturday at Madison Square Garden (Fox and 610 Sports Radio).
Hart's Heroics Help Carry Wildcats Past Seton Hall 55-53
Senior Josh Hart's offensive rebound and score helped Villanova hold off Seton Hall (21-11 overall) in another tight BIG EAST Tournament battle between the two schools Friday night.