The Wildcats open their 18-game Big East season with a New Year’s Eve matinee against Xavier.
CBS reported that Jay Wright was approached by Texas, but told them no thanks.
The ability of Lafayette to shoot the basketball has concerned Jay Wright all week.
Villanova received a cheering sendoff from several dozen students, fans and staff Tuesday outside the Davis Center.
Villanova can secure a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament in addition to winning its first Big East tournament title in 20 years Saturday night against Xavier at Madison Square Garden.
Ryan Arcidiacono, the on-court leader of fourth-ranked Villanova, was named Big East co-player of the year.
Villanova has two players on the All-Big East first team.
Bracketologists have Villanova as a likely pick to be a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament.
JayVaughn Pinkston's attorney will ask for an extension in making restitution payments.
Seton Hall has defeated Villanova in each of the two previous seasons.
With each passing win comes increased confidence for Villanova’s basketball team.
Villanova is 4-0 but has plenty of things to work on, most notably shooting.
Super 'Nova: Xavier assistant basketball coach Ashley Howard is leaving after one season to take a job as an assistant at Villanova.
Super 'Nova: 'Nova's Ryan Arcidiacono accepted an invitation to participate in the U19 National Team training camp.
Super 'Nova: Sophomore guard Achraf Yacoubou has decided to transfer from Villanova, according to web reports. The 6-foot-4 Yacoubou averaged 2.9 points and 2.6 rebounds in 31 games for the Wildcats.