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The Sun's Arizin: Jalen Brunson is still learning Villanova Basketball

That's good to hear.

Happy Monday, 'Nova Nation! As you probably saw, Villanova reportedly beat Maryland in a scrimmage on Saturday at the Pavilion. Don't read too much in to that since it's not exactly a game, and the coaches are practicing tons of different things. Either way though, it's great to see. The Terps are definitely a Top 10 team this season and it's a good early test.

And now, the "news."

Humble Jalen Brunson learning from Villanova upperclassmen | Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
Prized Villanova freshman guard Jalen Brunson has come in with plenty of hype, but he's still eager to learn from the older Wildcats.

UVM graduate Massimino returns to Burlington | Burlington Free Press
Rollie Massimino brings his Keiser Seahawks to Patrick Gymnasiumon Saturday.

We're In: Villanova Clinches Birth With Straight Set Win Over Georgetown |
The Villanova volleyball team punched their ticket to the BIG EAST Tournament on Saturday with a 25-8, 25-18, 26-24 straight set win over Georgetown. The tournament appearance will be the Wildcats first trip since 2011.

Golf Concludes Fall with Fourth Place Finish at the City 6 Championship |
The Villanova mens golf team concluded its fall schedule with a fourth place finish at the City 6 Championship on a crisp fall Saturday afternoon.

Big East basketball preview: 7 questions that will define the Big East |
Here are seven questions that will define the Big East this season. Plus, the most pictures of Jay Wright in one article.

Is the Big East becoming stratified? | Banners On The Parkway
Do you believe KenPom or the coaches? Either way, you're getting a look at a Big East that currently features a clear split between the haves and have nots.

Film Room: D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera | Casual Hoya
Our Georgetown friends try to mimic Corollary and YoungBuck and analyze their best player.

CSN to battle ESPN for Temple football viewers, to air pre-& post-game shows | Philadelphia Business Journal
CSN is marketing “Cherry and White” pre- and post-game shows that will utilize an all-Temple alum broadcast team, including Danny Pommells, Ray Didinger, John Clark, Rob Ellis, Marc Zumoff, Rhea Hughes and Raheem Brock.

Lawsuit says Notre Dame employee arranged sex between her daughter and students | South Bend Tribune
Oh boy... "The suit, filed in St. Joseph County Circuit Court against the university and the female employee, claims the male student was a victim of sexual harassment and racial discrimination. The employee and her daughter are not named in the suit, but it says the daughter is "a student at a nearby school" and also works at Notre Dame."

American Pharoah Becomes First Horse to Win Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup Classic | The Big Lead
What a horse.

Buffalo Wild Wings Stock Is Getting Hammered Today Because America Is Finally Realizing That They Suck | Crossing Broad
While management cited food and labor costs as factors, it said much of the blame lay in a fall sports calendar that is less than ideal for selling wings. This year’s NFL season opened a week later than last year’s, on September 10 as opposed to September 4 in 2014.