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Tag: NCAA Tournament Preview

State of the Nova Nation: Let the Madness Begin!

The NCAA Tournament is finally here. We preview Villanova’s opening round matchup against Mount St. Mary’s, and both hypothetical opponents (Wisconsin/Virginia Tech) for the weekend’s Round of 32 game. Also, the women’s team is taking on Princeton to begin the WNIT.

NCAA Tournament Preview: #16 Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers

Villanova officially begins its national title defense on Thursday night, facing off against NEC champion and First Four winner Mount St. Mary’s. Here’s what you need to know about the Mountaineers.

NCAA Tournament Preview: #1 Kansas Jayhawks

Kansas may have entered the NCAA Tournament as the top overall team, but Villanova has looked like the best team so far with its one-sided wins. Can the Wildcats keep up the momentum?

NCAA Tournament Preview: #3 Miami Hurricanes

Miami is trying to make it to its first-ever Elite 8. Villanova is trying to make it back for the first time since 2009. Here’s what you need to know about the Hurricanes.

NCAA Tournament Preview: #7 Iowa Hawkeyes

Next up for Villanova is the Iowa Hawkeyes. Much has changed since the last time these two met in the championship game in the Battle 4 Atlantis.

NCAA Tournament Preview: #16 Lafayette Leopards

Thursday night can’t come soon enough!

NCAA Tournament Preview: #15 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers

#2 Villanova Wildcats (28-4) vs. #15 Milwaukee Panthers (21-13) When: Thursday, March 20, 9:25 p.m. Where: First Niagara Center, Buffalo, NY Coverage: TBS How They Got In: Won Horizon Conference Championship, defeated Wright State 69-63 Key Players for Milwaukee: #1 Jordan Aaron (5-10, 160) Sr., G; #31 Matt Tiby (6-8, 230) So., F; #34 Austin… 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.


April 2020