November 2, 2014
When: Saturday at noon Where: Robbins Stadium, Richmond, Va. Records: Villanova (7-1, 4-0 Colonial Athletic Association); Richmond (6-2, 3-1). TV/Radio: CSN/CBS Sports Radio 610 AM Coaches: Villanova, Andy Talley (30th season, 211-126-1; 239-144-2 overall), Richmond, Danny Rocco (3d season, 20-7; 67-31 overall). Series: Villanova leads, 21-10. In the last meeting, Richmond won, 28-17, on Oct. 6, 2012, at Villanova. Three Things to Watch Richmond allowed 17 rushing yards in last week's 30-10 win at Elon.
January 7, 2010
Freshman Laura Sweeney was the only Wildcat to finish in double figures as Villanova suffered a 52-38 loss to host Providence in a women's basketball game last night. The game was the Big East opener for both teams. Sweeney finished with 17 points, shooting 7-for-10 from the field for the Wildcats (10-3, 0-1 Big East.) Chelsea Marandola (15 points) led Providence (10-4, 1-0). Villanova is off until Saturday when it visits Notre Dame. Game time is 2 p.m.
January 31, 2009 |
Buena wide receiver Kenny Miles, who set a South Jersey record with 149 points scored by a non-back, made an oral commitment yesterday to attend Villanova. The 6-foot, 190-pound Miles caught 45 passes for 981 yards and a South Jersey-best 17 receiving touchdowns. Miles, who was an Inquirer first-team all-South Jersey selection, had made an oral commitment to Towson but changed his mind when Villanova offered him a scholarship. "Villanova was his first choice all along, and when they offered today, he accepted," Buena coach Paul Callahan said last night.
January 18, 2015 |
When: Saturday, 7 p.m. Where: The Palestra. TV/Radio: ESPN3, 610 AM, 990 AM. Records: Villanova (16-1, 3-0 Big Five); Penn (4-8, 0-2). Coaches: Jay Wright (14th season, 302-150); Jerome Allen (6th season, 60-93). Last meeting: Villanova won, 77-54, on Dec. 4, 2013 at the Pavilion. Villanova's top three: Darrun Hilliard (13.3 ppg., 2.1 spg), Dylan Ennis (10.8 ppg., 4.4 rpg.), Josh Hart (10.4 ppg., 5.2 rpg.). Penn top three: Tony Hicks (14.9 ppg., 3.5 apg.)
October 28, 2005 |
Venus Williams withdrew from the Advanta Championships yesterday as she continued recovering from a left-knee injury, according to an event representative. Williams' withdrawal was offset by the addition of the defending Advanta champion, Amelie Mauresmo of France, and Elena Dementieva of Russia. The tournament will take place next week at the Pavilion at Villanova, and will be some players' last chance to qualify for the WTA championships, to be held next month in Los Angeles.
November 15, 2011
When: Tuesday, 7 p.m. Where: The Pavilion. TV/radio: ESPN3.com; WNTP 990 AM LaSalle: Tyreek Duren had 17 points and six assists against Lafayette. Ramon Galloway will miss the game because of a concussion suffered against Lafayette. Villanova : The Wildcats beat Monmouth, 106-70 , in their opener as Dominic Cheek scored a career-high 27 points and Mouph Yarou had 24 points and 10 rebounds.
December 12, 2007
Travis Poston, a dominant offensive lineman for Hatboro-Horsham, made an oral commitment to Villanova yesterday. "I like the campus, the academics, the football program," he said. "Coach [Mark] Ferrante, the offensive line coach, really recruited me hard. " The 6-foot-6, 300-pound Poston also had a scholarship offer from Temple. He canceled a scheduled visit to Massachusetts next weekend.