Happy Tuesday, 'Nova Nation! I'm back in action after my west coast swing (I'm currently flying back east as you are reading this) and I'm ready to lay the smackdown on DePaul tomorrow night.
And this time, I won't blame you for looking ahead to Creighton. After what happened last time, you have every right to do that.
And now, the "news."
Villanova Wins Fifth in a Row with Road Victory at Seton Hall | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
The PCats are cooking with gas lately. With the win, they improved to 18-5 overall and 8-4 in Big East play. NCAA Tournament-bound? I think so.
Bubble Tracker: Sorting out the Big East's borderline teams | USA TODAY
Ladies and gentlemen, the Big East has officially entered Bubblemania. Can we agree to NOT call it that while we discuss the bubble on VU Hoops?
Savory Sixteen: whither Wichita? | SBNation.com
Syracuse tops the second Savory Sixteen, but the stories of the week are Wichita State setting itself up for an unbeaten season and SMU storming the castle in the American.
Villanova University Resumes Classes After Massive Power Outage| CBS Philly
The video is worth the watch. The sullen faces. The zombie walking. Good stuff all around.
It's put up or shut up time for the NFL on gay players | Outsports
We are sick and tired of the "distraction," "locker room" and "media circus" lies about gay NFL players. The problem is the front office and let's give the players more credit.
What if Marcus Smart hadn't shoved Jeff Orr? | SBNation.com
It shouldn't take an unfortunate incident to spark a conversation on a topic that should have been addressed years ago.