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Tag: Villanova Tennis

Thank You and Farewell

As the website approaches its fourth birthday, I would like to say thank you to everyone that has supported It has been on my mind over the last few months, but I would like to announce that will not be coming back for a fifth season of Villanova hoops and will shut down. I’d like to express my thanks and gratitude to those that helped this site grow over the years.

State of the Nova Nation: Meltdown in Milwaukee, Tanoh Kpassagnon Is Turning Heads, Selection Sunday Spoilers (?), and More!

We recap the stunning loss at Marquette and what that might mean for Sunday’s big game against Virginia. Villanova Football’s DE Tanoh Kpassagnon is starting to get some attention at Senior Bowl Practice, getting love from guys like ESPN’s Todd McShay or NFL Network’s Mike Mayock. Also, the selection committee is planning on doing something it has never done before. Lastly, we look ahead at the action in women’s basketball, women’s tennis, track, and swimming.

Watch For It Wednesday: Snowpocalypse, the Sequel

Weather people are predicting a big snowstorm that will hit Villanova this weekend. There have been rumors of it affecting Saturday’s big men’s basketball game between Providence-Villanova. Regardless of what happens, whether it be campus shuts down again or if the predictions are flat out wrong, here are the things to watch for this week…. Read More ›

Watch For It Wednesday: The Parents are Coming

With another parents’ weekend on its way, we take a look forward to a loaded week ahead. Game Hens: Villanova¬†football looks to build off an impressive road victory against Fordham, when they face up against CAA rival Delaware Blue Hens. Villanova comes into this game ranked #6 in the FCS as they start their brutal… Read More ›

Announcement: Needs You!

The Bench Mob is looking to expand. Looking for writers, editors, on-air talent, camera operators, social network experts, photoshop wizards, and more! Find out more information…

Watch For It Wednesday: Cold Reception

The above photograph is what we were hoping for. Monday night/Tuesday’s lack of exposure to Winter Storm Juno provided a big letdown to students, who anticipated the arrival of a snow day. Forecasts and reports discussing the arrival of a foot of snow ended up being incorrect, providing a big letdown. A day off seemed… Read More ›

Watch For It Wednesday: Gimme Five

It’s looking like an eventful week for Villanova sports. Five different teams are looking forward to action this week: Men’s & Women’s Basketball, Tennis, and Men’s and Women’s Track & Field. Here’s what’s coming up: Big Five Battle: The women’s team is finishing off Big Five play with a game against the Penn Quakers a… 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.


March 2020