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Top 10 Moments in Villanova Athletics of 2015

With 2016 and New Year’s Eve celebrations just around the corner, we’ll take this time to look back and celebrate the top moments of 2015 in Villanova Athletics.

Week 11 Preview: #12 James Madison Dukes

It’s another win or go home type game for ‘Nova Football. The Dukes will be without star quarterback Vad Lee, so who’s left?

State of the Nova Nation: Episode 5

In this episode, we recap the big upset win at this year’s homecoming football game. We also look at the highly anticipated men’s basketball season opener and volleyball team continues to roll. Unfortunately there is no weekly conversation this week, but we compensate by removing the commercials this time! (Not that you could have skipped… Read More ›

A Fan’s Reaction to the Homecoming Game vs. Richmond

Never count this team out. For weeks the demise of Villanova football has been spoken from fans and pundits alike. Eulogies for Villanova’s playoff hopes rang out from the Stadium to fan blogs across the internet (myself, admittedly, one such eulogizer). Yet on Saturday night, Villanova football reminded us all that this season is far… Read More ›

Week In Review: Homecoming Heroes and Heroines (Week of 11/9)

An exciting end for a great week of Villanova Athletics. Here are the main storylines of the week in football, men’s and women’s basketball, volleyball, cross country, and swimming and diving.

Villanova Claws Its Way to Fourth Quarter Victory in Spectacular Defeat of Richmond

Villanova has been the underdog the majority of the season.  Most did not expect today’s game to be this close, nor did they expect Villanova to be in the game at all. Villanova looked different today, but in a good way. The defense was strong  as usual: but the Villanova aerial assault, not the running game, carried the… Read More ›

Week 10 Preview: #9 Richmond Spiders

#9 Richmond comes to town on Saturday afternoon to attempt to crash the Homecoming party. Can Villanova Football win this must-win game?

Week in Review: Changing of the Seasons (Week of 11/2)

With Mother Nature holding off the cold temperatures for another week, the 70-degree days have created a confusing weather trend in the heart of this fall season. This week, temperatures are expected to start going back to the expected weather patterns of this time of year, creating a perfect transition for sports on Villanova’s campus…. Read More ›

Defense, Running Game Shine in the Routing of the Rams

Smash mouth football was the name of the game for the Wildcats this afternoon. They came out and smacked around a weak Rams team from kickoff to the closing minutes. The game started strong for the ‘Cats, as with 5:53 to go in the first, quarterback Zach Bednarczyk would run it in from four yards out… Read More ›

Villanova Shows Some Muscle in 37-0 Shut-Out of Albany

Villanova has definitely moved on from the heartbreak they suffered against UPenn and William and Mary, because they did not look like a team that had just suffered back to back losses. In fact, they looked dominant. “This was the turnaround game for us this year,” Villanova head coach Andy Talley said.  “I thought we played really… 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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