Happy Tuesday, 'Nova Nation! One thing I forgot to mention yesterday is that this is the farewell tour for The Sun's Arizin. Ed will be returning post-Memorial Day for "The Week In Review" which will run through Labor Day. So enjoy these last few days until we go on hiatus!
Here's the "news."
Villanova graduates a record number of female engineers - Philly.com
Calling a typical American engineering school a boys' club would be an understatement - on average, women make up 18.2 percent of engineering undergraduates nationwide.
Sen. Toomey tells Villanova graduates "don't settle for weak economy" - Main Line Media News
U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey urged Villanova University’s Class of 2013 on Sunday not to accept current economic conditions as “the new normal.”
Zay Jackson set to return to Murray State - SBNation.com
After being suspended for all of the 2012-13 season for an incident at Walmart (yes, Walmart), controversial point guard Zay Jackson has been cleared to return to the court for Murray State.
Shabazz Muhammad could be in danger of dropping from lottery - SBNation.com
Character issues aside, it sounds like some NBA executives think Muhammad can't do much else other than score, and he's going to need a lot of shots to do it.
The Robert Griffin III wedding registry: A tale of kitchen greatness - SBNation.com
You see a Nesco American Harvest Snackmaster Encore Dehydrator and Jerky Maker, and we see greatness. Spencer Hall breaks down RGIII's wedding registry.
From The Twitterverse
@myarou13 starts NBA workouts at NJ combine tomorrow !! Yarou is a beast - he's ready !— Jay Wright (@VUCoachJWright) May 21, 2013
Villanova G Dylan Ennis will play with the Jamaican Junior National Team this summer, his dad tells @snytv. Tyler Ennis playing w/ Canada— Adam Zagoria (@AdamZagoria) May 21, 2013
Basketball: Dalembert commits to play at JMU:tinyurl.com/kpqbe2u— philly.com/rally (@RALLYphilly) May 20, 2013
On Dalembert, reader Speedracer33 posted:
From his press conference.... ""Villanova showed some interest, but I would have had to go to prep school before going [to Villanova], but I didn’t want to do that, I kind of wanted to go on with my life and go to college."