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The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for December 15, 2014

Daily Villanova links.

Happy Monday, 'Nova Nation! Another loooooooong week ahead until the next basketball game, but Syracuse comes to town on Saturday for the first big Wells Fargo Center outing of the year. Who will be there?

I'm going to keep you busy this week with a position-by-position breakdown of the football team - what we're losing, who's coming back, and who the staff is bringing in (even though there's still a couple of months until National Signing Day. Anything else you want to see?

And now, the "news."

Villanova: A Top-10 Team That Has Yet To Prove Itself | The Sports Quotient
The Villanova Wildcats are still undefeated. They have won nine straight games and almost a full month into the season are remained unscathed. Villanova is ranked No. 7 in the country and is being considered alongside Gonzaga, Texas and Virginia to be one of the best teams in the country outside the top-five.

Pitino Says Big East Isn’t ‘Missing a Beat’ Despite Departures |
Reading between the lines, it's basically "Jay Wright and Co. are cool dudes and I miss them."

Archbishop Wood rides Jarrett McClenton to third PIAA Class AAA football title in four seasons |
Jarrett McClenton ran for 230 yards and four touchdowns, and he'll be eyeing a starting job next season at Villanova since Kevin Monangai and Austin Medley are graduating.

Gedaka commits to Villanova Women's hoops
Gloucester Catholic's Mary Gedaka commits to Villanova - she's a legacy recruit whose mother Lisa was a 1000 point scorer for the 'Cats in the late 80s.

Montco Man in More Hot Water For Stalking Offense at Villanova U. " CBS Philly
Kornwell Chan will spend at least another five months in the county prison. He was previously convicted of stealing a woman's underwear and shooting "upskirt" photos in the King of Prussia Mall.

Sophomore Semi Ojeleye transferring from Duke | Sporting News
At 6'8" and 230 pounds, Ojeleye has been called an 'explosvie' forward but has failed to crack the Duke rotation. He had offers from Indiana, Oregon and Stanford before committing to Duke in high school. Worth mentioning he is a Kansas native.

Bob Stitt to be hired as Montana head coach, according to report |
The Internet's favorite lower-division coach is getting his first Division I head coaching opportunity.

Referee somehow awards phantom corner kick instead of legitimate goal |
Really, if you can explain it, you are either brilliant or disturbed.