clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for November 11, 2013

Daily Villanova Wildcats links, today basketball recruiting, football recruiting, and

We wanted to take this opportunity to give a shout out to our good friend and noted author Bob Natiello, who some of you might remember as Squeaky Sneakers. He just won two awards from the Arizona Author's Association for two separate short stories. One of those winning stories, "Stumbling Across Lou Rochelli," was nominated for a national Pushcart Prize. Bob has previous won two Pushcarts in his career.

Congrats Bob!

We're 1-0 and Georgetown is 0-1 - good days. Two days until the game against Mount St. Mary's.

And now, the "news."

Villanova Defeats Drexel to Win Toledo Glass City Tournament | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
18 points from Emily Leer and 12 points apiece for the Coyer twins were enough to stave off Drexel and bring home some early hardware.

2016 wing Lamar Stevens high on 'Nova | Big East Coast Bias
Tyler Tynes interviewed Lamar Stevens for BECB and Stevens had some really good things to say about Villanova, and the potential of playing with close friend Mikal Bridges in college. He's got an offer in hand. All this recruiting 2-3 years in advance thing has me thinking Jay Wright has figured it all out.

Holy Spirit senior cornerback A.J. Dawson "likely headed to Villanova" |
Well, if you like fast defensive backs who are also track standouts, you'll like this article.

Tracking the new college basketball coaches at the start of the season |
So, Butler might be better than expected - which is good for the BIG EAST. On a related note, USC looks terrible, which is good for us.