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The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for February 12, 2014

Daily Villanova Wildcats links, today featuring coming out, women's lax, and a fantasy camp you can't miss.

Huuuuump Daaaaaay! I'm back from the desert (holy crap was it hot there after being in sub-freezing temperatures in New York for the past several weeks) and I'm ready to rumble with DePaul tonight. No Cleveland Melvin? He scared.

And now, the "news."

Jay Wright relates Michael Sam to Will Sheridan | Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
Except that Michael Sam is probably putting millions of dollars at risk by doing this BEFORE the NFL Draft. But I respect him a ton for doing it that way instead of waiting until after. Let people know who you are and what you're all about.

Wright to Participate in USA Basketball Fantasy Camp Next Summer | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
Okay, somebody from VU Hoops HAS to go to this. In fact, we should just all go. Do you see this lineup? You could bumrush John Calipari and give him a swirly. You could trip John Thompson III as he's about to give a speech. You could get Raftery IN VEGAS.

Villanova Wildcats vs. DePaul Blue Demons Preview |
Villanova coach Jay Wright had plenty to celebrate after earning career win No. 400 last week. And now he gets to go after a Cleveland Melvin-less DePaul before a big Sunday matchup at Creighton.

Five-Game Win Streak on the Line as Villanova Hosts Butler Wednesday | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
The PCats will look to extend its five-game winning streak on Wednesday night when the Wildcats play host to the Butler Bulldogs. Tip-off at The Pavilion is set for 7 p.m.

Women's Lax is back on the map | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
Going into her third year as the Villanova women's lacrosse head coach, Julie Young looks to continue the team's transition into a BIG EAST threat.