Huuuuuuuuuump Daaaaaaay! We briefly touched on Trevon Duval cutting his list yesterday, and NBC wondered aloud what most people were thinking - why aren't Kentucky and Duke recruiting the best point guard in the class when they both badly need one?
A lot of it has to do with the Under Armour influence on Duval, which he has freely admitted to. Though he remains publicly open, most have him pegged for a UA college program. There are also academic issues swirling from his time at API, though Duval insists he's in good standing with the NCAA and on track.
So why is Villanova after him? They're a Nike school, and they're already having some clearinghouse issues with Omari Spellman. Should they abandon ship?
And now, the "news."
Candid Coaches: Who's the college coach you'd most like to have a beer with? | CBSSports.com
We asked which coach would be the most fun to hang out with and trade war stories at the bar, and Huggy Bear was the overwhelming favorite.
Who will be the best future announcers in college basketball | ESPN
Right now, college hoops players are focused on walking the walk. But once their careers are over, who can talk the talk? It's time to find the best future announcers in college basketball. Could Big Smoove and Ed Sumner be calling Big East games one day?
Why did Trevon Duval list Seton Hall, St. John’s and not Duke, Kentucky? | CollegeBasketballTalk
It all makes sense once you start looking at the logos...
5 Dangerous Myths About College Basketball | Today's U
College basketball is a polarizing sport. Its fans love it in a blindly faithful way. Those who prefer to watch the NBA but...
12 Teams In 12 Days Preview: Villanova | CAA Football
We continue our CAA Football 12 Teams in 12 Days preview with a look at the Villanova Wildcats. Click the play button on the photo above as Bobby Broyles and Tim McDonnell provide a comprehensive look at the season ahead.
Pitt vs. Villanova Prediction And Game Preview | Campus Insiders
Once again the Wildcats will rely on their defense, but quarterback Zach Bednarczyk is expected to shine after taking over for John Robertson last year when Robertson latter blew out his knee. He shared honors as CAA offensive rookie of the year last fall.
Men's Golf Season Preview | Villanova.com
The Official Athletic Site of the Villanova Wildcats - Despite having just one senior on the roster, the Villanova mens golf team believes it has the student-athletes to have a successful 2016-17 campaign.
Tennessee football to honor Pat Summitt with helmet sticker – CollegeBasketballTalk
“We’re excited about wearing a commemorative sticker on the back of our helmet to honor the late Pat Summitt,” football coach Butch Jones said. “We know everything she stands for. I think it’s very fitting that Tennessee football and Team 120 recognize her and everything she means to the University of Tennessee and state of Tennessee.”
VIDEO: Collin Sexton with a trick shot for the ages | CollegeBasketballTalk
Earlier this summer, we told you the story of Collin Sexton, how the 6-foot-2 Georgia native went from being a mid-major recruit to a five-star prospect being courted by the likes of Kansas, Arizona, North Carolina and Villanova. It's because he's a bucket-getter.