Hot Shooting Propels Villanova to 87-52 Win at Seton Hall
The Villanova Wildcats shot 57.4 percent from the field to cruise to an 87-52 road win over the Seton Hall Pirates. With the victory, the Wildcats improve to 14-11 overall and 9-5 in Big East play, while Seton Hall falls to 11-15 overall and 5-10 in conference action.
Wildcats Continue Road Play at Seton Hall Sunday
Villanova will travel to South Orange, N.J., on Sunday, Feb. 12, to take on the Seton Hall Pirates. Tip-off at Walsh Gymnasium is set for 2 p.m. The Wildcats enter play with a 13-11 overall record and an 8-5 Big East mark, while the Pirates are 11-14 on the season and 4-10 in conference action.
Villanova Registers 66-56 Win at St. John's
In women’s basketball action on Friday, Feb. 10, the Villanova Wildcats traveled to New York where they tallied a 66-56 win over the St. John’s Red Storm. With the victory, the Wildcats improve to 13-11 overall and 8-5 in Big East play, while St. John’s falls to 16-9 overall and 8-6 in conference action.
Wildcats Travel to St. John's Friday on FS1
Friday’s game between Villanova and the St. John’s will be the 62nd all-time meeting between the schools. Villanova leads the all-time series by a 36-25 count. Villanova has won four of the last five and three in a row against the Red Storm.
Wildcats Cruise Past Providence By A Score Of 61-43
The Villanova Wildcats used a balance scoring effort to tally a 61-43 win over the visiting Providence College Friars. With the victory, Villanova improves to 12-11 overall and 7-5 in Big East play, while Providence falls to 10-14 overall and 2-11 in conference action.
Villanova will Host Providence Sunday Afternoon
Villanova will play host to the Providence College Friars in a Big East Conference contest on Sunday, Feb. 5. Tip-off at The Pavilion is set for 1 p.m. The Wildcats enter play with an 11-11 overall record and a 6-5 Big East mark, while the Friars are 10-13 on the season and 2-10 in conference action.
Wildcats Fall to Creighton in a Defensive Battle
In women’s basketball action on Friday, Feb. 3, the Villanova Wildcats lost a hard fought defensive battle to the Creighton Bluejays by a score of 47-44. With the setback, Villanova falls to 11-11 overall and 6-5 in Big East play, while Creighton improves to 16-6 overall and 10-2 in league action.
Wildcats Hosts Creighton Friday on FS2
Friday’s game between Villanova and Creighton will be the second meeting of the year between the two teams. The Bluejays registered a 60-46 home win over the Wildcats on Jan. 10. In the loss, junior center Megan Quinn led the Wildcats with 13 points, six rebounds and three blocks, while senior forward Samantha Wilkes scored a season-high 11 points to go with four assists and three steals.