Wildcats Begin Philly Hoop Group Classic against Niagara on Wednesday Night
Nov. 18, 2008
VILLANOVA, Pa.--Villanova (2-0) will play its first game in the Philly Hoop Group Classic on Wednesday night when it hosts Niagara (1-0) at The Pavilion. Game time is scheduled for 7 p.m. and the contest will air live on ESPNU as the Wildcats play their first televised game of the season.
Villanova will be playing its third game in six days and is coming off of a 107-68 win over Fordham on Monday night. The Wildcats also defeated Albany, 78-60, in their season opener last Friday evening.
Tonight's game will be the first of four that Villanova will play in the Philly Hoop Group Classic. The tournament continues with a game against Monmouth at The Pavilion next Tuesday, November 25. Following that contest, the Wildcats will conclude the tournament with a pair of games in Philaelphia at The Palestra during the Thanksgiving holiday.
For complete game notes on Wednesday's game between Villanova and Niagara, click on the PDF link at the top of this release.