Villanova (5-0) used a 13-3 start in the second half to beat out Towson (3-1) 64-47. The Wildcats shot below 30% from 3 (7-24) but out-rebounded the Tigers and held them to 19 second-half points. Scottie Reynolds led 'Nova with 14. Antonio Pena and Dante Cunningham both added 12.
'Nova will take on Rhode Island on saturday evening in the final of the Philly Hoop Group Classic at The Palestra.