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Archive: March, 2010

Jerome Allen named Penn coach

Tuesday, March 30, 2010, 1:36 PM
Interim Penn basketball coach Jerome Allen has been named the program's permanent coach, the university announced in a press release this afternoon. Before the official announcement, sources told the Daily News that Allen would be named. A news conference will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the... Read more

'Nova's Reynolds first team All-America

Monday, March 29, 2010, 2:50 PM
Villanova senior guard Scottie Reynolds was picked first team All-America today by the Associated Press. Reynolds averaged 18.5 points and shot 40 percent from three-point range in becoming the Wildcats’ go-to player with several spectacular second-half efforts. “You go through a season... Read more

St. Joe's to induct Griffin, Phillips in hoops hall

Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 12:56 PM
Saint Joseph's announced that it will induct former former standouts John Griffin and Bill Phillips into its Men's Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday, April 9, at the Hawks' annual Men's Basketball Awards Banquet. The event will be held in the Campion Banquet Facility on campus. Here is some background... Read more

Wright wants to stay at 'Nova

Tuesday, March 23, 2010, 5:29 PM
Villanova's Jay Wright reiterated today that he isn't interested in any other coaching job, either in the college game or NBA. “No one’s contacted me,” Wright said before he addressed his team, 3 days after they were eliminated by St. Mary's in the second round of the NCAA Tournament... Read more

Wrapping up Villanova and Temple

Sunday, March 21, 2010, 8:06 PM
Neither Villanova nor Temple came close to playing to their seeds. I did not think Villanova had much jump against Robert Morris. Liked their effort much more against Saint Mary's, a team that runs great offense and has the amazing Omar Samhan (24-for-32, 61 points in two games). You can coach a lot... Read more

Villanova's season ends in Round 2

Saturday, March 20, 2010, 5:29 PM
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Villanova will not be playing in the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament for the fifth time in six seasons. The Wildcats, the second-seeded team in the South Regional, had needed overtime to get past 15th-seeded Robert Morris in Thursday’s opener. Saturday afternoon... Read more

Villanova happy to survive, looking to Round 2

Friday, March 19, 2010, 3:20 PM
PROVIDNECE, R.I. -- Villanova lived another day in the NCAA Tournament with its come-from-behind overtime victory over Robert Morris in the first round on Thursday. The second-seeded Wildcats were back at it in Providence, R.I., to get ready for tomorrow's game with 10th-seeded St. Mary's, of California... Read more

Nova to face St. Mary's in Round 2

Thursday, March 18, 2010, 6:10 PM
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Villanova won't get another showdown with a Philly guy, as seventh-seeded Richmond lost to No. 10 Saint Mary's, Calif., 80-71, in a South Regional first-round game. Richmond is coached by Archbishop Ryan product Chris Mooney. Instead, the Wildcats will face the Gaels, now 26-7... Read more
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