TGIF, ‘Nova Nation! Quick link dump for me as I’m hitting the road. Not much in the way of news, unless you consider yet another article about Villanova’s dominance in the Big East to be news.
Enjoy your weekends!
And now, the “news.”
Early Big East power rankings: Villanova and Xavier still leading the way | CBSSports.com
Villanova still looks like the best team, but this still could be a six-bid conference
Cam Reddish talks recruiting | The Herald Sun
He plans to cut his list to "either five or six either a week or so after this" Peach Jam. He would then take his five official visits in the fall and target a decision sometime in "November or December-ish hopefully."
Swimming & Diving Announces 2017-18 Schedule | Villanova.com
Serious question - did S&D ever have home matches at the old pool (obviously closed for reno)?
Kickers Bolster Midfield, Sign Oscar Umar | USL Soccer
Umar started every match except for one over four years at Villanova.
Deion Sanders Was the Last Two-Sport Star in Pro Sports | SI.com
Five years earlier, Villanova football multi-purpose star and baseball slugger Matt Szczur, faced with a similar decision, chose baseball under the advisement of mentor and NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock, the father of one of Szczur’s Villanova football teammates. Mayock told Szczur that, despite the likelihood he’d be a third- or fourth-round pick in the NFL draft, he ought to pursue baseball for the career longevity.
FIBA European Championship: How Jordan Davis joined Azerbaijan | SI.com
Born in the U.S. to American parents, Northern Colorado's Jordan Davis had one reaction to an invitation to join Azerbaijan's U20 national team.