The students' perspective on Villanova Sports.

Day: November 13, 2015

Wildcats Tip Off Season With Strong Victory Over Fairleigh Dickinson

The No. 11 ranked Villanova Wildcats started off their 2015-16 season with a solid 91-54 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson on Friday night at the Pavilion. Senior center Daniel Ochefu led the way for the Wildcats with a double-double, posting 16 points and 10 rebounds in the contest. Going up against a much smaller FDU frontcourt,… Read More ›

Women’s Basketball Drops Season Opener to Wolfpack

Once again, a Villanova basketball team loses to North Carolina State. This time it’s the Lady Cats, dropping their opening game to the Wolfpack 70-64. Coming off a quarterfinal appearance in the NIT, expectations are high for this team to compete for an NCAA tournament spot. In the first quarter, the Wildcats lived up to… Read More ›

Tiernan, Piccirillo Lead Men’s & Women’s Cross Country Teams at Mid-Atlantic Regionals

The men’s and women’s cross country teams made their last stop before nationals next week. While both teams were unable to acquire a top-two finish that would have granted them an automatic bid to go Louisville, Ky., there were a number of strong finishes that would help bolster their resume. Patrick Tiernan captured his second individual… Read More ›

Talking With The Enemy: Casual Q&A With a Richmond Fan

Welcome to the first edition of a periodic question and answer series with a fan of a Villanova opponent. This week I interviewed Kristen, a University of Richmond sophomore majoring in International Relations and Leadership Studies. We discussed our schools, football, and mascots in preparation for Villanova’s Homecoming game against the Richmond Spiders tomorrow, which… Read More ›

About The Author

Eugene Rapay '16 created "The Bench Mob" in November 2013. He joined the Villanova Times in 2012 as a writer. A Westchester, NY native, who will bring top quality coverage of all things Villanova sports.


November 2015