Happy Monday, 'Nova Nation! Most of our coverage in the coming weeks is going to focus on the football team, but after a lengthy conversation with a particularly knowledgeable incoming freshman, I've got hoops on the mind. Particularly, Josh Hart.
The hype around Jalen Brunson is real, but it would be a surprise to see Brunson lead the team in scoring. My money is on Josh Hart, who should benefit enormously from playing with Brunson. He's a willing slasher to the hoop and if his shooting percentage holds from last year -- look out!
And now, the "news."
Villanova Waiting on the Coronation of Josh Hart | Today's U
No longer in the shadows, Villanova guard Josh Hart is ready to break out this coming season for the Wildcats.
Villanova placekicker has a lot riding on his shoulders | Philly.com
After struggling in his freshman season, Wildcats' Steve Weyler knows he needs to show improvement.
Holy Spirit grad Nico D'Angelo ready to lead Villanova offensive line | Press of Atlantic City: College
As a college freshman from Margate, Nico D’Angelo remembers learning the ins and outs of college football from Villanova University veterans who also played for South Jersey high schools.
’Nova’s Weyler working to boot the bad kicks | delcotimes.com
For any kicker, the whole essence of the job comes down to trust.
Illini forward Darius Paul reportedly arrested, sent home from European tour | Chicago Tribune
Illinois forward Darius Paul is being sent home from the team's European exhibition tour for violating unspecified team rules, a news release announced early Saturday morning.
James Harrison returns trophies, says his sons didn't earn them | CBSSports.com
"I came home to find out that my boys received two trophies for nothing, participation trophies! While I am very proud of my boys for everything they do and will encourage them till the day I die, these trophies will be given back until they EARN a real trophy."
3 Ways to Double Your Chipotle Order For Free | Esquire
You can't ever have too much. You're welcome, kids.