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Friday Round-Up

- Congratulations to 2010 signee James Bell, who was invited to tryout for Team USA's U18 squad.

- Northstar basketball released it's final "Terrific 125" for the Class of 2010: JayVaughn Pinkston checked in at #58, while Markus Kennedy finished at #65 and James Bell ended up at #78.

- Alumnus Chris Charles and his team, Jeish, defeated the defending champions, Jalaa, to take home the Syrian basketball championship. Chris also won the championship last season.

- Villanova baseball held on to beat West Virginia in the final series of the regular season, 5-4. The Wildcats are currently a game back from Notre Dame for the final spot in the Big East tournament with two left to play. It was Matt Szczur's first game after donating his bone marrow.

- The Randy Foye Foundation announced that it will hold it's second-annual "party for a purpose" cocktail reception in New York City on June 3rd.

- A group of Villanova alumni has created the Nova Legacy Golf Classic in Absecon, NJ. The event will feature foursomes of players with a celebrity golfer, many of whom will be famous names from Villanova sports history.

- A Michigan blogger asks what Big Ten expansion might do to the Big East.