Happy Tuesday, 'Nova Nation! I've started writing/editing a weekend roundup of where the Villanova staff was on the recruiting trail, so I'll hope to publish that this morning. But if not, Wednesday at the latest. I promise!
And now, the "news."
Georgetown & Villanova to be featured in NBA 2K16? | Big East Coast Bias
If recent reports are to be believe, Wildcat and Hoya fans will be very pleased.
NCAA adjusts process of selecting First Four participants | NCAA.com
NCAA adjusts process of selecting First Four participants. The committee also will be able to slide the top No. 2 seed — the fifth-best team in the field — out of its natural geographic area to avoid placing it in the same region as the No. 1 overall seed.
Marquette Basketball's Non-Conference Schedule: Did Wojo Learn This From Coach K? | Anonymous Eagle
The obvious question that jumps to mind when we look at the first non-conference schedule assembled under Steve Wojciechowski's guidance is whether he's doing things that he learned from his long time boss at Duke.
Lamar Stevens & Trevon Duval among standouts during second July live period | Scout
Stevens has "power, athleticism and a competitive tenacity that matches or even exceeds his physical attributes" while Duval is now being debated as the best PG in high school, regardless of class.
No. 1 recruit Harry Giles releases top 5 list | SBNation.com
Every school in the country would love to have big man Harry Giles, but Duke, UNC, Kansas, Kentucky, Wake Forest are the Top 5.
We asked college basketball coaches if they like the rap music played at AAU events | SBNation.com
If you've ever wanted to get a first-hand look at what it's like for Coach K to listen to "Trap Queen", just hit up a summer AAU event.