January 15, 2015 |
When: Wednesday, 9 p.m. Where: The Pavilion. TV/Radio: FS1, 990 AM. Records: Villanova 15-1, 3-1 Big East; Xavier 11-5, 2-2 Big East. Coaches: Jay Wright (14th season, 301-150); Chris Mack (6th season, 122-62). Last meeting: Villanova won, 77-70, on March 6, 2014, in Cincinnati. Villanova's top three: Darrun Hilliard (13.5 ppg., 2.2 spg), Dylan Ennis (10.4 ppg., 4.3 rpg.), JayVaughn Pinkston (10.3 ppg., 6.1 rpg.). Xavier's top three: Trevon Bluiett (12.8 ppg., 5.1 rpg.)
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.
January 12, 2012 |
Haddonfield senior Carolynn Clark has committed to attend Villanova on a field hockey scholarship. Clark led Haddonfield to a 22-2 record and the South Jersey Group 2 title last season. The Bulldogs were 16-0 in Colonial Conference play. Contact staff writer Phil Anastasia at 856-779-3223, firstname.lastname@example.org , or @PhilAnastasia on Twitter. Read his blog, "Jersey Side Sports," at www.philly.com/jerseysidesports
November 18, 2012
Saturday at 3:30 p.m., Delaware Stadium, Newark, Del. Records: Villanova, 7-3, 5-2 Colonial Athletic Association; Delaware, 5-5, 2-5. TV/Radio: The Comcast Network; ESPN-AM (950). Coaches: Villanova, Andy Talley (28th season at Villanova, 197-119-1); Delaware, K.C. Keeler (11th season at Delaware, 86-51). Series: Villanova leads, 23-21-1. Three things to watch Villanova quarterback John Robertson suffered a concussion in last week's 35-20 win over James Madison.
January 16, 2015 |
Unable to dent the Xavier defense inside, Villanova decided Wednesday night to live or die by the three-point shot. And the fifth-ranked Wildcats lived, knocking down a season-high 15 baskets from deep to gain an 88-75 Big East Conference victory over the Musketeers at the Pavilion. The Wildcats (16-1, 4-1 Big East) fired 55.7 percent (34 of 61), a season high, of their shots from beyond the arc. Ryan Arcidiacono, their high scorer with 18 points, sank four and Dylan Ennis (17 points)
November 3, 2013
When: Saturday at 2:30 p.m. Where: Bridgeforth Stadium, Harrisonburg, Va. Records: Villanova (4-4, 3-2 Colonial Athletic Association); James Madison (5-3, 2-2). Rankings: Villanova, No. 20 (Sports Network), No. 22 FCS Coaches. JMU, No. 23 FCS Coaches. TV/Radio: CSN/CBS Sports Radio 610-AM. Coaches: Villanova, Andy Talley (29th season, 202-124-1; overall, 230-142-2). JMU, Mickey Matthews (15th season, 108-68). Series: JMU leads, 11-10.