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Archive: February, 2010

Drexel gets sixth seed in CAA tourney

Sunday, February 28, 2010, 3:34 PM
Drexel overcame a 12-point deficit at James Madison to finish the regular season on an up note, winning 67-64, Saturday. As their reward, the sixth-seeded Dragons will play No. 11 seed James Madison in Friday’s first round of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament at the Richmond Coliseum... Read more

Jerardi chats college basketball

Friday, February 26, 2010, 4:19 PM
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Villanova's Stokes cited for public urination

Thursday, February 25, 2010, 5:08 PM
Villanova junior guard Corey Stokes has been cited for public urination. The incident took place about a mile from campus outside a bar on Lancaster Avenue early Thursday morning, some 4 hours after the Wildcats’ 74-49 win over South Florida at the Pavilion. Stokes was not arrested, but sources... Read more

Updated Field of 65

Wednesday, February 24, 2010, 7:20 AM
Each week between now and Selection Sunday, the Daily News will provide its updated field of 65 for the NCAA Tournament. Dick Jerardi's initial predictions appeared in the Feb. 10 Daily News (click here) Here is his revised field by conference, with the changes indicated: AMERICA EAST (1) Boston... Read more

Mike Kern chats college basketball

Tuesday, February 23, 2010, 2:36 PM
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'Nova drops to 7th; Owls 20th in poll

Monday, February 22, 2010, 1:55 PM
Villanova dropped from third to seventh in the latest Associated Press Top 25 men's basketball poll released today. Since the last poll, the 22-4 Wildcats lost to Connecticut at the Wachovia Center last Monday and at Pitt on Sunday. Temple (22-5) is 20th in the poll, up from 21st last week. The Owls... Read more

Another LaSalle senior injured

Sunday, February 14, 2010, 1:22 PM
La Salle senior Yves Mekongo will join fellow seniors Kimmani Barrett and Ruben Guillandeaux on the sidelines. Mekongo will miss two to four weeks after fracturing the pinky finger on his left hand during practice Monday. He had surgery Friday to repair the fracture. Mekongo is third on the team... Read more

LaSalle's Guillandeaux out for season

Tuesday, February 9, 2010, 4:33 PM
La Salle senior Ruben Guillandeaux will miss the remainder of the season with a stress fracture in his right foot, the school announced. He will apply for a medical redshirt at the conclusion of the season. "Losing a veteran ballhandler and shooter who has played at a high level was a major loss... Read more

'Nova drops to No. 4; Owls 21st

Monday, February 8, 2010, 3:31 PM
After road losses on Saturday, both Villanova and Temple have dropped in the Associated Press Top 25 men's basketball poll. Villanova (20-2) is now ranked fourth, behind Kansas, Syracuse and Kentucky. Villanova was No. 2 last week but lost at Georgetown on Saturday, 103-90. The Wildcats face a tough... Read more

'Nova, 'Neers make it to Morgantown

Sunday, February 7, 2010, 5:11 PM
The Villanova and West Virginia basketball teams have now arrived in Morgantown for tomorrow night's Big East showdown, but it was not that easy. The Wildcats (20-2, 9-1) stayed overnight in Washington, as planned, and left this morning by bus for WVU. They left at 9 and arrived by 2 on roads that... Read more
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