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Month: December 2015

Wildcats Are Back on Track with Win Over Delaware

Villanova bounced back on Tuesday night with a lopsided win over the Delaware Blue Hens. Villanova won comfortably, beating the Blue Hens 78-48. “A lot of good things tonight and obviously some things we need to work on,” Villanova caoch Jay Wright said. “The Delaware team just went at BC and lost by eight and… Read More ›

Game Preview: Delaware Blue Hens

#17 Villanova Wildcats (8-2) vs. Delaware Blue Hens (5-4) When: Tuesday, December 22, 2015, at 7 p.m. Where: The Pavilion Coverage: Fox Sports 1 Delaware’s Previous Season Record: 10-20 Key Players for Delaware: #1 Kory Holden (6-2, 180) So., G; #21 Marvin King-Davis (6-7, 230) Sr., F; #22 Kazmon Hayes (6-4, 195) Sr., F Scouting… Read More ›

Week In Review: Winter Break!

With Villanova students quickly flocking home after a busy week of finals, there were a number of stories from this past week that emerged as they prepared for exams. All-American Accolades: Villanova football’s Don Cherry was named to the STATS FCS All-America Second Team this week. The senior linebacker has received All-American honors for the second… Read More ›

A Fan’s Reaction to the Virginia Game

Editor’s Note: Patrick Ciapciak contributed to this piece. — So Villanova has lost again and now we are scrambling to pick up the pieces. Already having as many regular season losses as last year, it seems that this team might be heading down the wrong path. Preseason pollsters had us convinced this was a top… Read More ›

Cavaliers Fend Off Wildcats, 86-75

Two conference regular season defending championships squared off on Saturday afternoon. The ACC’s Virginia Cavaliers came out on top against the Big East’s Villanova Wildcats, winning 86-75. “We played a better team today,” Villanova head coach Jay Wright said. “Their execution and attention to detail is on another level.” This game was the first part… Read More ›

Game Preview: #8 Virginia Cavaliers

The beginning of a home-and-home series begins tomorrow at noon in Charlottesville. Here’s what you need to know about the Wahoos.

Wildcats Bounce Back with 76-47 Win Over Explorers

The Villanova Wildcats were back to being themselves on Sunday night when they beat the La Salle Explorers in an impressive 76-47 fashion. Not only were they back on their home court, but the signature Villanova hustle and defense that has won the hearts of the fans in the Pavilion was present. The crowd was also treated… Read More ›

Game Preview: La Salle Explorers

Jordan Price has been cashing in at 25.9 ppg (second best in the NCAA), will he keep it up when he faces the ‘Cats?

State of the Nova Nation – Season One (Episodes 1-8)

Missed an episode? Want to take a look back in time? We’re throwing it back to every episode of State of the Nova Nation. Here’s a complete list of all of the episodes.

Watch For It Wednesday: Basketball x 2!

As Villanova University gears up for finals, the men’s and women’s basketball teams are gearing up for their games on Sunday. It’s going to be a basketball-only week: Big Five Bounce Back?: After Monday night’s disaster in paradise, the men’s basketball team returns home from their trip to Hawaii for a Sunday game against La… 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.


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