Happy Tuesday, 'Nova Nation! I'm back from Vegas (never send me there again, God), and ready for today's Big East Media Day!
But before we get to that, there was a fresh round of interviews from this weekend's USA Basketball mini-camp that should give you a good sense for Villanova's recruiting priorities as we get into the home stretch.
Hint: they need a guard.
And now, the "news."
5-star Lonnie Walker talks recruiting | Rivals
Walker talked about his five finalists, and gave some insight into his visit schedule. All signs points to Walker being on campus for Hoops Mania, but Syracuse will get the last visit.
Q&A with five-star point guard Quade Green | Scout
It sounds like Quade might be in attendance at Hoops Mania. A possible twist in a forgotten prospect?
Hot Board: Top prospects come together for USA Basketball | ESPN ($)
There are 17 top-27 seniors heading to USA Basketball's mini-camp this weekend. Where are each of them leaning?
Trevon Duval talks recruitment at USA Basketball | MADE Hoops
It seems Duval's decision to leave API has him back on track for NCAA Basketball, and now the heavyweights are trying to get involved. Villanova is still hanging in there.
64 reasons to be excited for college basketball | SI.com
From marquee nonconference tournaments to the Final Four in Phoenix, there is a lot to be excited about this college hoops season.
Unscientific Predictions: 2016-17 Big East Men’s Basketball Preseason Awards | Anonymous Eagle
Media Day is tomorrow. Let’s try to guess how the coaches will vote.
Villanova Football Coach Andy Talley Says Goodbye | Main Line Today
Villanova University football coach Andy Talley will retire after 32 years with the university.
North Penn female kicker goes viral after leveling C.B. East returner | Philly.com
North Penn sophomore kicker Kelly Macnamara is a very good football player, and also female. In last Friday's game against Central Bucks East, she hit two field goals, three extra points and an opposing player on a kickoff return.