TGIF, 'Nova Nation! Yesterday was a glorious day at Madison Square Garden but tonight should present a much stiffer challenge against Providence. The Friars didn't mutilate the Johnnies, but it was a comfortable and authoritative win. And I'm sure Ed Cooley is reminding them what happened on the Main Line a couple of weeks ago. It should be a solid Big East basketball game.
By the way I just realized it's Friday the 13th and that better not mess with tonight.
And now, the "news."
Villanova Wildcats are winning in unconventional way thanks to coach Jay Wright | ESPN
Villanova has lost just twice this season, and the Wildcats look to be a No. 1 seed. But most people outside of Philadelphia can't name their leading scorer?
Work ethic has paved the path for Chicago Sun-Times Player of the Year Jalen Brunson | High School Cube News
Jalen Brunson has an NBA lineage, but anyone that watched him play freshman year knows that the 2015 Chicago Sun-Times Player of the Year honor wasn’t his birthright.
Villanova Basketball Has Twice the Incentive To Win Big East Tournament Title | RantSports
Villanova improved to 30-2 with an 84-49 win over Marquette in the Big East Tournament and moved another step closer to both the tournament title and a No. 1 seed.
The many faces of Tom Crean | SBNation.com
He's half Tom Arnold, half Rick Moranis and entirely fascinating.
Director Kevin Smith to film ‘Clerks III’ in Philadelphia | Philly.com
Director Kevin Smith has long been promising a third installment of his beloved "Clerks" franchise, even going so far as to suggest Pittsburgh as a shooting location during a Comic-Con panel discussion back in July 2013. But, as it turns out, "Clerks III" will be filmed right here in Philly.
...and because it's important: always make sure that you're passing the ball to someone who is paying attention.