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Providence 80: :97 Villanova

Villanova got 23 points from Scottie Reynolds, 19 from Dante Cunningham and 19 from Dwayne Anderson as the Wildcats beat Providence 97-80 tonight at the Pavilion.

The win moves 'Nova to 25-6 and finishes the regular season with a 13-5 conference record cementing a #4 seed and a Double Bye to the Quarterfinals of the Big East Tournament next week.

With the win, two milestones have been met; Villanova became the 27th school to reach 1,500 wins. The Wildcats also extend their winning streak at The Pavilion to 28 games.

The team shot 13-25 from behind the arc as Scottie paced the squad going 5-9 as everyone on the roster (except for Mo Sutton) saw the court for some time.

Villanova will next play in the Quarterfinal of the Big East Tournament next Thursday at 2p ET. They will play the winner of the 5 vs. 12/13 Second Round game.

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