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State of the Nova Nation Podcast: Thanksgiving Weekend Triumphs, 1982 Throwback, Home-and-Home with Kansas, and More!

Two undefeated Villanova basketball teams, both with Thanksgiving weekend tournament titles—what a time to be alive.

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State of the Nova Nation Podcast VU Hoops

VUmander shared a nice gem on Monday via Twitter, stating that this is the first time since 1982 that both the Villanova men’s and women’s basketball teams were ranked at the same time. It’s a great time for Wildcat hoops!

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Episode Description: For the first time since 1982, Villanova has TWO simultaneously ranked basketball teams. The Villanova Wildcats men's team moves up the polls after winning the Battle 4 Atlantis, while the women's team crack the top 25 for the first time since 2004, as they stay undefeated after winning the TD Bank Classic. They'll both resume action against a couple of Ivy League teams. Volleyball's season came to an end in the Big East Tournament. Also, the men's basketball team announced a home-and-home series with Kansas, beginning in 2018.