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The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for October 14, 2014

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Happy Tuesday, 'Nova Nation! Time to start exploring William & Mary today, which I'm sure will bring our good friend TFTribe out of hole he probably crawled in to after Saturday's beatdown. Too bad for him that another one is coming this Saturday, on his home turf no less.

I'll also be previewing DePaul, because apparently I've upset MikeJ. the schedule Gods and not only have had to endure researching MD-Eastern Shore, but now the lowest program on the BIG EAST totem pole.

And now, the "news."

Steelers notebook: Safety Ventrone added to active roster | TribLIVE
Villanova graduate Ross Ventrone was added to the Steelers' active roster Saturday. Ventrone, a safety, takes the spot of rookie offensive lineman Wesley Johnson, who was released.

How long will Chris Holtmann be Butler's coach? 'I don't know' | Indy Star
Butler interim coach Chris Holtmann stays in the present, apparently.

Ranking the biggest X-Factors | CollegeBasketballTalk
Here are 21 things that could change the course of the 2014-2015 season.

As it rebuilds, Delaware football losing games and fans | DelawareOnline
"Some weren't just referring to the game but to Delaware football in general, which also suffered a 62-0 loss at Pitt this year – the school's most lopsided in 93 years – and has been playing in front of dwindling crowds."

Goodman Eager to Show His Growth | Scout
Savon Goodman is back in the Division I picture after a stop at JUCO Indian Hills Community College. He was previously committed to play for Jay Wright before de-committing to head west to UNLV -- where he lasted one season before being dismissed from the team.

College Football Playoff committee is BCS-esque at avoiding helpful stats |
Members of the College Football Playoff committee will not be allowed to take margin of victory into account when considering teams. CBS adds more on the lack of quality numbers in the room.

The Riot Act: Win or lose, college campuses now explode with chaos and violence with regularity after games | NY Daily News
As blue-and-white confetti fell on the UConn Huskies and the court at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas following their NCAA men’s basketball title victory on April 7, chaos reigned back on campus.

Kicker Lives The Dream, Scores Touchdown On Own Kickoff
This is William Will, the emphatically named kicker for Dayton, swooping in to recover a fumble and take it to the house for (we are going out on a giant limb here) his first career touchdown. He was named the FCS Pioneer League's special teams player of the week, because come the fuck on.

High School Football Onside Kick May Be the Most Creative of All-Time | The Big Lead
I'm sure there is some rule that makes this illegal in college and the pros, but if it isn't, please add it to the playbook immediately.

SCIENCE: Save The Earth By Peeing In The Shower | Yahoo News
If you already do this, congrats, you're saving the environment. How green of you.