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The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for February 27, 2015

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Everyone's Thoughts: Oh no. Mike again with the links? I never realized how much I appreciated Lane...

It's Friday! And man, was Thursday a weird day in Internet land.

First, the great Arizona Llama chase of 2015.


And then, are you in Camp Blue & Black or Camp White & Gold?


And now, not the news...

Kern & Juliano: Villanova's underrated? | Philly.com
The Daily News' Mike Kern, Inquirer's Joe Juliano and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss why this Villanova team will have a different NCAA tournament fate than those of the recent past.

March Madness 2015: Breaking Down the #1 Seed Candidates, Including Kansas’ Slim Hopes | The Big Lead
Kansas and Arizona need plenty of help; Wisconsin and Villanova look a lot alike.

Jim Curtin, Philadelphia Union still motivated by defeat in US Open Cup final | MLSsoccer.com
Villanova alumn and Union head coach, Jim Curtin, with a great gesture to a young Philly fan.

USBWA announces finalists for Oscar Robertson Trophy | CollegeBasketballTalk
There aren't many surprises here. No one from the BIG EAST gets the nod.

Titus’s Top 12 NCAA Power Rankings | Grantland
It’s official — Villanova has been added to the list of teams I think could beat Kentucky even if Kentucky plays well.6 That’s how terrifying Nova is right now.

College basketball mailbag: Time to end court storming, best point guards, more | SI.com
Is it time to ban court storming in college basketball? Who is the nation's best point guard? Seth Davis answers these questions in his mailbag.

#Top10Thursday: Scariest Mascots | ESPN
Mascots are supposed to be fun, but some of them might scare folks. Children. Teens. A few grown men and women. Here's our top 10. How this list exists w/o the Providence Friar is beyond me.

Oh, and how do you like Gregg P's Las Vegas bet?