Rising Star: Villanova Guard Phil BoothThe sophomore from Baltimore hit the second-biggest shot of the game for Villanova (it was, admittedly, a very distant second).
Five Things: Best NCAA Championship Game Ever?Villanova claimed its second national championship last night with a 77-74 victory over North Carolina on a buzzer-beating three from Kris Jenkins.
5 Things: Final Four Margin Of Victory Record ObliteratedVillanova blasted Oklahoma 95-51, a semifinal record for margin, and North Carolina topped Syracuse 83-66. It sets up what should be—what we hope will be—a competitive final tonight.
Villanova Rallies Past DePaulRyan Arcidiacono scored all 18 of his points in the second half and No. 7 Villanova beat DePaul 68-55 on Saturday to take the Big East lead.
Hilliard Helps Villanova Slow Hot DePaul With 81-64 WinDarrun Hilliard scored 21 points, Ryan Arcidiacono added 14 and No. 8 Villanova halted DePaul's quick Big East start with an 81-64 rout Saturday.
Ennis Leads No. 7 Villanova Over Illinois 73-59Dylan Ennis scored 18 points to lead No. 7 Villanova past Illinois.
Stevenson Star Jalen Brunson Chooses Villanova Over IllinoisThe Illini are a bridesmaid once again.
Illinois Will Play Villanova in Jimmy V ClassicThe game is set for Dec. 9 at Madison Square Garden.
Emma's Big Ten Power Rankings: In Nebraska’s Capital City, A Basketball Program Is Reborn
Emma: DePaul Moving Forward Into Uncertain FutureSoon, DePaul will have some key questions to answer about its basketball program.
DePaul Falls To Villanova 87-62 Darrun Hilliard scored 22 points, JayVaughn Pinkston had 14 points and 11 rebounds and No. 6 Villanova beat DePaul 87-62 on Wednesday night for its sixth straight win.
Cleveland Melvin No Longer Enrolled At DePaulDePaul's leading scorer has left the program.