Villanova downs Seton Hall, 81-71

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Corey Fisher (right) is averaging 13 points and four assists per game this season for Villanova. (Ron Cortes/Staff file photo)

Scottie Reynolds scored 15 points and passed the 2,000-point mark for his college career in Villanova's 81-71 win over Seton Hall at the Pavilion. Antonio Pena added 16 points, Corey Stokes 12 and Corey Fisher 11 for the Wildcats.

Seton Hall's Jeremy Hazell led all scorers with 32 points on 12-for-23 shooting, including 6-for-12 from three-point range.

In tonight's other results involving local teams, La Salle fell at home to Rhode Island, 90-83, while Drexel blew out Towson, 97-55.

At Tom Gola Arena, Rodney Green scored 22 points and Aaric Murray scored 18, but it wasn't enough. Six Rams scored in double figures.

At the DAC, Chris Fouch exploded off the bench for 28 points on 7-for-9 shooting, including 6-for-7 from beyond the arc.

I'll be back tomorrow with the latest edition of the Schuylkill 16.

(Yes, that means I need to remember to send out the ballots tonight. I might as well remind myself in public...)

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