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The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for December 8, 2014

Daily Villanova links.

Happy Monday, 'Nova Nation! God bless us all, we've got another full week of basketball and football coverage. I'll be on-site in New York City tomorrow night for the Illinois game as part of the Jimmy V Classic (as always, find me and you get a free drink).

Football is hosting our old friend KC Keeler and Sam Houston State next weekend, so we'll be previewing the Bearkats all week. And probably wondering why there is a 'k' in Bearkats.

And now, the "news."

Andy Talley knows Villanova is a ‘special’ football team |
Andy Talley has coached All-Americans and NFL pros, good teams and great teams and teams that could have been great, and one team that won a national championship. So he knows excellence. He can see it. He can sense it.

5 reasons Villanova football could win a championship | Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
"1. John Robertson is absurdly good." No argument from us, Dave.

Next "Talking Villanova Basketball" Radio Show Moved to Dec. 17 |
The next radio show will now take place at 6 p.m. on Weds., Dec. 17. Also, the premier of 'Inside Villanova Basketball with Jay Wright will air tonight at 8pm on Comcast SportsNet.

NJIT shocks No. 17 Michigan, the biggest upset of the college hoops season |
The only team in college hoops without a conference played a ranked opponent for the first time in school history -- and won. And they're on Villanova's schedule too!

College football bowl games schedule for 2014-2015 |
Below, the full bowl schedule, from Playoff games to the New Orleans Bowl.

The College Football Playoff committee avoided bold choices, and that works fine |
The selection committee didn't do a perfect job, nor did it do anything bold. Everything worked out in the end.

Idaho gets a technical foul when home floor doesn’t have a charge circle (PHOTO) | CollegeBasketballTalk
Idaho received a technical foul for lacking a charge circle on its floor.