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Tag: Week In Review

Week In Review: A Busy End to the Week that Was (Week of 1/11)

Villanova University is back in full swing. Class is session, the students are back, and syllabus week was topped off with a busy weekend for Villanova Athletics. The End of an Era is Near: Football head coach Andy Talley announced that he will be retiring at the end of the 2016 season. In his 31 years… Read More ›

Week In Review: 2015 Out, 2016 In (Week of 12/28)

It was another week of men’s and women’s basketball. So far, 2016 has been kind to both teams. Pre-New Year’s: Men’s basketball improved to 3-0 in Big 5 play in a win against Penn to start off the week. The Wildcats used a 30-3 run that stretched over the first 14 minutes of the game… Read More ›

Week In Review: Last One Before Conference Play (Week of 12/21)

This week was the last one before both the men’s and women’s basketball teams begin the Big East portion of their schedules. Here’s what happened this week amongst the commotion of the Christmas holiday: Injury Scare: The men’s basketball team was the only squad to hit the court this week, playing against Delaware on Tuesday… Read More ›

Week in Review: New Year’s (Week of 12/29)

This past week we said farewell to 2014 and hello to 2015. During the transition, the men’s and women’s basketball teams kept working. Classrooms may remain closed, but the Pavilion doors stayed open. No Holiday Hangover: The women’s team has been enjoying their Christmas Break so far. They have won three straight and four of their… 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 ›

Week in Review: A Look at Villanova Football Post-NFL Draft

This year’s NFL Draft came and went without a single Villanova player being drafted. “Mr. Irrelevant” went to Memphis Safety Lonnie Ballentine. Since the Houston Texans made that closing pick of the draft, a few Wildcats have made some noise in the NFL world. Defensive Lineman Rakim Cox, Wide Receiver Joe Price, and Offensive Lineman Josh Bucci have… 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.


May 2020