Wildcats Open Big Five Play at Home Against LaSalle Wednesday Night
Wednesday’s date with La Salle will be the 46th all-time meeting between the Wildcats and Explorers. Villanova has won seven straight over La Salle and lead the all-time series by a 36-9 count. La Salle’s last win in the series came in the 2008 season opener when the Explorers tallied a 67-62 overtime win over the Wildcats.
Villanova Loses 68-66 in Second Game of San Juan Shootout
On the second day of competition at the San Juan Shootout, the Villanova Wildcats lost a hard fought contest to the Virginia Commonwealth Rams by a score of 68-66. With the loss, the Wildcats fall to 1-4 overall, while VCU improves to 4-2 on the season.
Wildcats Fall to Troy in San Juan Shootout
The Villanova Wildcats fell to the Troy Trojans in the first round of the San Juan Shootout on Thursday, Nov. 24, by a score of 93-85. With the loss, the Wildcats fall to 1-3 on the young season, while Troy improves to 3-1 on the year.
Women's Basketball Set for San Juan Tipoff in Daytona Beach
The Wildcats will play two games in this week’s tournament. Villanova will play Troy on Thursday, Nov. 25, at 5:45 p.m., and Virginia Commonwealth on Friday, Nov. 26, at 8 p.m. This will be the first-ever meeting against both of these teams for the Wildcats.
Wildcats Fall to George Washington in Home Opener
In the 2016-17 home opener, the Villanova Wildcats lost a hard fought 72-69 game to the George Washington Colonials. With the loss, Villanova falls to 1-2 on the season, while George Washington improves to 3-1.
Villanova Opens Up the Home Schedule versus George Washington on Sunday
Tip-off at the Pavilion is set for 1 p.m. This will be Villanova’s only home contest in the first five games of the season. After opening the 2016-17 campaign last weekend in the University of Maine Tip-off Tournament, the Wildcats will host George Washington on Sunday before heading to Daytona Beach next week for the two games in the San Juan Shootout.
Strong Second Half Propels Villanova To 58-44 Win Over Purdue
The Villanova Wildcats tallied their first win of the season with a 58-44 victory over Purdue in the consolation game of the University of Maine Tip-off Tournament. With the victory, Villanova improves to 1-1 on the young season.
Villanova Falls In Season Opener to No. 10 Mississippi State
The Villanova Wildcats opened the 2016-17 season in the University of Maine Tipoff Tournament where they lost to the No. 10 ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs by a score 108-62. Villanova will play Purdue in tomorrow’s consolation game at 5 p.m.