Happy Tuesday, ‘Nova Nation! One of Jay Wright’s biggest recruiting targets in 2018 - Florida point guard Elijah Weaver - made us all giddy earlier this year when he called the ‘Cats his dream school.
He’s still doing that. In his latest interview he calls out four programs recruiting him the hardest, and then drops that damned dream school line about ‘Nova again.
I’m still getting good vibes there, but understand if you’ve been hurt too many times to believe there are fairytale endings in recruiting.
And now, the "news."
Elijah Weaver sets first visit, talks recruiting | HoopSeen
Still just a junior, it does seem that things are on the fast track with Elijah Weaver and that his early top four schools may have the best shot at landing an early commitment out of one of the best in the backcourt from the 2018 class.
Breaking down Villanova's incredible 2016 | MSN
Gary Parrish joins Jorge Andres to talk about the 'Cats.
Villanova, Kentucky, West Virginia project as big conference favorites | ESPN
Villanova is the major conference team most likely to win at least a share of its conference title according to ESPN's Basketball Power Index.
Big East College Basketball Conference Reset | CollegeBasketballTalk
The good and the bad in the Big East this season.
Sports 2016: Cubs Won, That’s Enough! | WSJ
There was a Summer Olympiad and the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead. But nothing approached the triumph for Cubs and the Wrigley faithful. And then Kris Jenkins' 3 gets mentioned...