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The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for February 18, 2014

Daily Villanova Wildcats links, today featuring short memories, old equals new for the Big East, and Sunday classes.

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Happy Tuesday, 'Nova Nation! I'm sorry for my prolonged absence, but it was for a good cause. I got engaged on Sunday, and completely lost track of time. Which seemed doubly good considering what transpired Sunday evening. Seriously, I can't even bring myself to go back through the game thread, which I'm sure would bring the laughs.

Onwards and upwards, friends. Tonight, we dine on Friar.

And now, the "news."

Video: Villanova must have short memory | ESPN
Seth Greenberg discusses Villanova's approach after a second bad loss to Creighton.

Villanova, Michigan St take big hits in BPI | ESPN
As they both should. I can't decide if these guys have our number or if it's just dumb luck - because they don't seem to scorch the nets against anybody else.

Ken Pomeroy's numbers say the new Big East is comparable to the old Big East | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
In the wake of Creighton's victory against Villanova on Sunday in Omaha, college basketball analyst Ken Pomeroy ran some numbers to bolster his argument that the new Big East is on a par with the old Big East.

Doug McDermott scores 39 in win over Villanova, passes Larry Bird on scoring list |
McDermott has just about wrapped up the National Player of the Year award after another phenomenal performance against Villanova.

Villanova University to make up snow days on Sundays | WPMT FOX43
Villanova University is like all other schools right now trying to deal with snow make up days. But, it's the only school so far, to announce it will be making up classes on Sundays.