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  1. Perimeter shooting remains an issue as No. 12 Villanova squeaks past Bucknell

    Nov 20, 2014, 11:15 PM EST

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    Through three games Villanova’s shooting 26.3% from three, but they’ve been able to make up for it in other areas.

  2. Defense, career night from Dylan Ennis help No. 12 Villanova pull away from Lehigh

    Nov 14, 2014, 10:57 PM EST

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    Dylan Ennis scored 19 points in his first start as a Wildcat, and Villanova scored 31 points off of 23 Lehigh turnovers.

  3. College Basketball Talk’s staff Final Four picks

    Nov 14, 2014, 10:45 AM EST

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    All four writers have Arizona and Kentucky getting to Indianapolis, with two picking Arizona to win it all and two going with Kentucky.

  4. The new-look Big East will improve heading into Year 2

    Nov 10, 2014, 3:25 PM EST

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    Four bids to the NCAA tournament and the national player of the year. What does the new Big East do for an encore?

  5. 2014-15 Season Preview: Villanova is the heavy favorite in an uncertain Big East

    Nov 10, 2014, 10:42 AM EST

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    The relaunch of the Big East enters Year 2. Villanova is the clear-cut favorite followed by multiple teams that have talent, but also questions to answer.

  6. Preseason watch list named for Bob Cousy Award

    Nov 4, 2014, 6:00 PM EST

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    Plenty of great floor leaders pepper this list.

  7. Five-star Class of 2016 wing cuts list

    Nov 3, 2014, 8:25 PM EST

    USA Basketball

    A five-star recruit in the Class of 2016 is cutting his list.

  8. Top 25 Countdown: No. 11 Villanova Wildcats

    Oct 24, 2014, 12:30 PM EST

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    Villanova went 29-5 last season and return essentially the same lineup. Why aren’t more people talking about them?

  9. Michigan State’s Tom Izzo discusses possibility of a game at The Palestra

    Oct 18, 2014, 9:30 PM EST

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    Michigan State’s played in many different places throughout Izzo tenure, but they’ve yet to visit The Palestra.

  10. 2017 guard Trevon Duval’s freshman year mixtape (VIDEO)

    Sep 17, 2014, 11:25 PM EST

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    With Isaiah Briscoe moving on to the college ranks next summer, Duval could be the next elite guard produced by the Playaz Basketball Club.

  11. Villanova lands commitment from five-star point guard Jalen Brunson

    Sep 10, 2014, 5:35 PM EST

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    Brunson should be the next great Villanova point guard.

  12. Five-star point guard will decide between two schools on Wednesday

    Sep 8, 2014, 5:10 PM EST

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    One of the nation’s best point guards will be off-the-board on Wednesday.

  13. Five-star point guard Jalen Brunson sets all five official visits

    Aug 9, 2014, 1:05 PM EST

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    The point guard is a top-15 recruit in the Class of 2015.

  14. Five-star guard Isaiah Briscoe down to five finalists

    Aug 5, 2014, 7:45 PM EST

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    Isaiah Briscoe led the New Jersey Playaz to the Peach Jam title this summer.

  15. College Basketball Talk’s Recruiting Roundup

    Aug 4, 2014, 7:25 PM EST

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    News and notes on college basketball recruiting, including UCLA’s big visits, Josh Sharma’s top three and Donovan Mitchell’s top five.

  16. Tough finish to 29-win season serves as motivation for Villanova’s Darrun Hilliard

    Jul 10, 2014, 8:00 PM EST

    Darrun Hilliard, Kadeem Batts

    After posting improved numbers in 2013-14, the rising senior guard is looking to make strides as a leader to help account for the loss of James Bell.

  17. Villanova will now play Illinois in December’s Jimmy V Classic

    Jun 2, 2014, 1:48 PM EST

    John Groce

    Illinois replaces Maryland as Villanova’s opponent.

  18. Former Villanova guard Tony Chennault beginning career as filmmaker

    May 23, 2014, 7:30 PM EST

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    The former Villanova guard has a new passion, filmmaking.

  19. Big East Conference Catchup: Who contends with Villanova in 2014-15?

    May 14, 2014, 1:00 PM EST

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    The new Big East enters Year 2 with plenty of questions for teams trying to rise to the top.

  20. Five-star 2015 point guard Jalen Brunson announces eight finalists

    May 3, 2014, 5:20 PM EST

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    Point guard Jalen Brunson, one of the best players in the 2015 class, announced his final eight schools on Saturday via his Twitter account.

  21. Pregame Shootaround: Eight Sweet 16 spots up for grabs Saturday

    Mar 22, 2014, 7:00 AM EST

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    Eight games kick off the Round of 32, including a matchup of former Big East foes.

  22. Six sleeper Sweet 16 teams

    Mar 18, 2014, 12:55 PM EST

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    There are six Cinderella teams that could be dancing through the tournament’s second weekend.

  23. Eight teams that won’t win the National Title

    Mar 18, 2014, 10:30 AM EST

    AP

    Check out which teams don’t have to worry about cutting down the nets this season.

  24. Should Virginia be the fourth one-seed?

    Mar 16, 2014, 8:36 PM EST

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    No. 6 Virginia received the fourth one-seed after winning the ACC regular season and tournament titles. But were there better options?

  25. Late Night Snacks: Seton Hall’s win over No. 3 Villanova highlights busy Thursday

    Mar 14, 2014, 3:11 AM EST

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    A recap of Thursday’s action, including a big upset in the Big East and some important results involving bubble teams.