Tag Archive | Villanova University

WNBA Draft sees the Future Stars Find Their Team

There are a few days in an athlete’s life that they will never forget. The day that they first picked up the sport that they eventually wound up playing, the day that they got recruited by the Colleges that they are enrolled in and finally Draft Day. On a beautiful Monday evening in New York […]

The Future is Now for the Draftees of the WNBA

It is one of the biggest days of the year for those who love the WNBA, as they will have a chance to see who the future stars of the team will be. There must be a ton of emotions both within the fanbase, as well as the members of the staff and the Draftees […]

Second Day of BIG EAST Tournament rocks MSG with action packed day of Hoops

The second day of the BIG EAST Tournament thrilled fans with some action-packed College Basketball, in front of rocking crowds and enthusiastic fans. In the second game of the day The University of Connecticut defeated Providence 73-66. Helping to lead the way for the Huskies was Jordan Hawkins who had 19 points, while Tristen Newton […]

BIG EAST Men’s Basketball Tournament preview

Cam Whitmore in action for the Villanova Men’s Basketball Team. Photo by: Stacy Podelski/1495Sports The most wonderful time of year is officially here! The BIG EAST Tournament begins Wednesday at Madison Square Garden in New York City with three opening round matchups. This is the 40th anniversary of the first Big East Tournament at The […]

Seton Hall Women’s Basketball falls in Regular Season Finale

Traditionally whenever the BIG EAST Conference tournament looms, the Seton Hall Women’s Basketball team regularly is playing to their full potential. On a snowy night outside of Walsh Gym, the ladies were not running their plays and fell to a No. 11 Villanova by a score of 83-56. It would have been interesting to see […]

No. 16 Xavier pops Seton Hall’s NCAA bubble hopes 82-60

This was a do or die game for the Seton Hall Pirates and their slim NCAA Tournament hopes, taking on a #16 ranked Xavier Musketeers team coming off a loss to Villanova on Tuesday. The Pirates, 1-3 in their previous four games were facing this tall task without starting guard Kadary Richmond who missed the […]

Defensive Grit the key for Villanova Men’s Basketball in victory over Butler

As the Villanova University Men’s Basketball (13-13, 7-8 BIG EAST Conference) team honored their Seniors, the team as a whole showed a gritty defensive performance in the team’s 62-50 victory over Butler (13-14, 5-11 BIG EAST) in College Hoops action at Finneran Pavilion. Helping to lead the way on Senior Day was honoree Justin Moore […]