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The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for May 5, 2015

Happy Cinco de Mayo...

Straight to our links.

Willie Cauley-Stein's name change is official |
Trill is the "nickname his 'boys' call him," Marlene Stein said, so he added it as a middle name as well... because, why not?

Announcement: Villanova School of Business Interim Dean announced - VU Hoops
Fr. Donohue announced that Daniel Wright, PhD, the current Vice Dean of the Villanova School of Business (VSB), will serve as interim Dean effective August 1. Dear Alumni, Parents and Friends:I pleased to announce that Daniel Wright, PhD, the current Vice Dean of the Villanova School of Business (VSB), will serve as interim Dean...

Report: Chris Mack at "top of the list" to replace Billy Donovan at Florida; Ed Cooley a "sleeper" - Big East Coast Bias
247Sports' Jerry Meyer originally reported the news.

Texas suffers first loss under Shaka Smart, gives up 'Havoc' trademark pursuit |
The Longhorns were successful in their first major pursuit of the offseason when they convinced Shaka Smart to come to Austin, but his trademark phrase won't be coming with him.

Woman seeking man she kissed at marathon hears from his wife | AP
A Tennessee woman searching for the stranger she kissed while running the Boston Marathon this year says she finally heard back — from the mystery man's wife.

Villanova University Selects Reyna Grande’s "The Distance Between Us: A Memoir" as 2015-16 Villanova One Book
Villanova has chosen The Distance Between Us: A Memoir by Reyna Grande as its 2015-16 One Book Villanova program selection. The memoir brings home the extreme risks and impossible choices those fleeing poverty and danger in Mexico are forced to accept – family separation, harrowing border crossings, perpetual fear of deportation – in hope of finding a better life, and reunification, in the United States.

Villanova’s Pettway out to impress Chiefs’ Reid | DelcoTimes
Pettway is taking his pro shot at the same time as two of his fellow Villanova standouts, safety Joe Sarnese and running back Kevin Monangai, who are to report to Eagles’ minicamp for rookies.

Softball Wildcats Clinch a Spot in the BIG EAST Tournament With 3-0 Victory Over St. John's |
In their final regular season game of the season, the Villanova Wildcats faced the St. John's Red Strom in a game that would be detrimental in deciding the fourth seed in the 2015 BIG EAST Softball Tournament. With the victory over St. John's the Wildcats clinched the No. 4 seed in the BIG EAST Tournament.

Denver Powers to Second Straight Big East Title | Lacrosse Magazine
On the same Villanova University field that their sister celebrated a national championship two years ago, Sean and Connor Cannizzaro celebrated a title of their own.