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Villanova Outlasts Illinois at the Garden

The Illinois Fighting Illini lived up to their name tonight. They stayed with Villanova through a neck-and-neck match. Both teams were like¬†fighters in the ring. They responded to each haymaker with a counter, not allowing the other to get too far ahead. Until of course, the very end – when one team couldn’t take the… Read More ›

Week In Review: The Post-Tryptophan Edition (Week of 11/24)

I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving weekend. As the tryptophan from the Thanksgiving turkey flushes itself out of our systems, we unfortunately have to gear up for the work week ahead. Before we do that, let’s take a look back at the week that was. Legends Classic Champions: It wasn’t easy, the Barclays Center… Read More ›

Madness in November: Villanova Wins Legend Classic Finale

It was a new day, a new opponent. Last night didn’t matter anymore. VCU and Oregon were just two teams of the past, what mattered was who was left standing at the end of the night. Tonight’s Legends Classic finale was reminiscent of a much bigger tournament that takes place in March.¬†You would have thought… Read More ›

Game Preview: #19 Michigan Wolverines

The Wildcats played a perfect second half against VCU. What will it take to beat the Michigan Wolverines? Everything you need to know about this squad and what to expect in tonight’s Legends Classic Final.

Villanova Triumphs Over #17 Penn State

Mother Nature played another role in the game yesterday afternoon. After the game against Georgetown was postponed due to the snowfall, this time Mother Nature brought the rain and the clouds. Villanova raced out to a quick 4-1 lead over Penn State. An Austin Frederick goal gave the Wildcats’ their fourth goal of the game… 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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