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Rollie Massimono – Nova Coach Passes At 82

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By Ryan Touhey,

Rollie Massimino, the man who led the Villanova Wildcats to their first national championship in 1985, passed away on Wednesday in his Florida home after a battle with lung cancer. He was 82 years old.

Analyzing The Big East Conference For 2017-18 Season

By Ryan Touhey,

The Big East Conference is one of, if not the toughest conference in college basketball. With the likes of Villanova, Seton Hall, Providence, Creighton and Xavier competing against one another, anything is possible.

Will Villanova Repeat?

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By Ryan Touhey,

Villanova is the team to beat in college basketball, bottom line. They have been a nearly unstoppable force on the court for the past two seasons, and are heading for another March Madness tournament. They look to become the first team to repeat as the Division I National Champions since Billy Donovan and the Florida Gators from 2006 to 2007. The road to Phoenix won’t be an easy one for the Wildcats, as there are many teams across the country who pose a serious threat to dethrone them. But they do have certain tools and teamwork ability to make the dream come true again for a third time.

NCAA March Madness Outlook

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By: Ryan Touhey,

According to NCAA.com, The Division I Men’s Basketball committee unveiled their predictions for the Sweet 16 for March Madness, on CBS this afternoon. They have the defending National Champions, the Villanova Wildcats, on top as the first seed, and have Mike Krzyzewski and the Duke Blue Devils, 16th. In between those teams are the likes of schools such as North Carolina, Louisville, and the currently-ranked number 1 team in the country, the Gonzaga Bulldogs. With the tournament a month away, and the regular season still currently ongoing, it’ll be interesting to see how accurate the committee was with their choices, and how everything ends up playing out.

Kris Jenkins andThe Villanova Wildcats: Season in Review

Kris Jenkins, Credit – AP

By Ryan Touhey,

The Villanova Wildcats are currently sitting pretty. They’re on top of the Big East mountain, in first place, and are also ranked fourth in the nation. With the regular season dwindling down to its final month, basketball fans are curious to see how things will play out for the defending national champions, once March Madness begins.