clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for October 14, 2013

New, comments

Daily Villanova Wildcats links, today featuring season previews, women's basketball commitments, and


Guess who's back?! The Sun's Arizin, our daily link roundup and open thread (this means talk about whatever you want in this thread) for VU Hoops has returned. In case you couldn't figure it out, this daily series is named after arguably the greatest player in Villanvoa history, Paul Arizin.

If you don't know Paul Arizin, here's a good starting point.

And now, the "news."

Towson's Rob Ambrose offers high praise for Villanova QB John Robertson |
Rob Ambrose managed to compare John Robertson to Michael Vick and Charlize Theron in the same interview. For this, Ambrose is now a legend around these parts.

2013-14 Season Primer: Villanova Wildcats | City of Basketball Love
If you're into the Philly basketball scene, CoBL is a must follow. Good people there doing good work. Perhaps not at all surprising to 'Nova Nation, they think consistency is the key to our success this season.

Ursuline star verbally commits to play basketball at Villanova | WDEL-1150 AM
Ursuline junior Adrianna Hahn put an early end to suspense by verbally committing to play basketball at Villanova beginning in 2015. She'll join thunder buddy for life Alex Louin (a 2014 pledge) when she arrives on campus.

Alleged shooter in Villanova student slaying in Montclair turns down plea deal |
Old story, new development. Ernest Williams, alleged shooter in slaying of Villanova University student Brian Schiavetti, turned down a plea offer. Former football start Jimmy Pitts is also implicated in a conspiracy charge. Pitts' father? He's the Undersheriff in Essex County. The trial is set for March 17th, 2014.

An Arcade Owner at Age 16, Villanova Student Has Advice For Entrepreneurs | CBS Philly
I love any story connecting Villanova to the Jersey Shore. Gosh, I miss that show.

Visiting Villanova | Ten Feet Off Beale
This came up on my Google "news" alert. Some nice pictures of campus. Go ahead and give a fellow Villanovan blog a bookmark, people! And hey, she's pretty cute!