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 | delcotimes.com
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 | Villanova.com
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 | SBNation.com
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 | SBNation.com
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 | SBNation.com
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.