Happy Tuesday Nova Nation! While sweeping the internet for today’s links, I came across a video of the best dunks of the season. There were a few Wildcat dunks that should have made the cut, but man are some of these athletes impressive!
So of course today we’re asking which Wildcat had the best dunk of the 2017-18 season. There were a bunch of great dunks this year, but three sequences really stood out above the rest. And the nominees are:
Mikal Bridges over all of Gonzaga
Omari Spellman’s block/putback against West Virginia
Eric Paschall’s Man Jam vs West Virginia
Which Wildcat had the best dunk of 2017-18?
This poll is closed
If you have any other great Nova dunks from this or any other year, be sure to put them in the comments below!
In other “news”, Is Mikal Bridges the best wing in the draft (yes), Brunson hosts basketball camp, ‘Crootin, Women’s Track was AMAZING, Ben Malone was AMAZING, and more. Enjoy!
VIDEO: The best dunks from the 2017-18 college basketball season | NBC Sports
This is a great way to spend 13 minutes, BUT HOW DID THEY MISS THE PASCHALL DUNK!?!?
NBA Draft: Kevin Knox, Miles Bridges or Mikal Bridges? | SI.com
Who is the best wing prospect in the NBA draft? The Front Office examines three players who who could be picked in the lottery: Kentucky’s Kevin Knox, Michigan State’s Miles Bridges and Villanova’s Mikal Bridges.
Jalen Brunson Set to Host Youth Basketball Camp | Villanovan.com
Former Wildcat star and two-time National Champion, Jalen Brunson, will be offering kids the chance of a lifetime this summer as he partners with ProCamps to host a two-day basketball
What UK's top basketball targets are saying about recruiting | Lexington Herald Leader
John Calipari already has three commitments for the class of 2019, but he's also recruiting several other talented basketball stars from that group. What's next for James Wiseman, Keion Brooks, Cole Anthony, Matthew Hurt and others? Lots of crossover with Villanova targets.
Trio of Womens Track & Field Athletes Named All-Americans | Villanova.com
Senior middle distance runner Siofra Cleirigh Buttner (Dublin, Ireland), junior Nicole Hutchinson (West Vancouver, B.C.) and sophomore McKenna Keegan (West Grove, Pa.) were officially named All-Americans in an announcement by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Monday afternoon. Cleirigh Buttner earned first team All-America honors in the 800 meters, while Hutchinson was a second team performer in the 5000 meters and Keegan was an honorable mention honoree in the 800 meters. The trio represented Villanova at the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore. last weekend.
Ben Malone Earns Honorable Mention All-America Honors | Villanova.com
Senior middle distance runner Ben Malone (River Vale, N.J.) was named an honorable mention All-American by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCA) in an announcement made on Monday afternoon. Malone concluded his outstanding collegiate career at the NCAA Championships last week, where he competed in the national semifinal round of the 1500 meters.
David Gulati and Ryan Doty Earn Philadelphia All-Big 5 Honors | Villanova.com
Senior centerfielder David Gulati (Collegeville, Pa.) and senior starting pitcher Ryan Doty (Rye, N.Y.) were each recognized for their performances during the 2018 season by earning a spot on the Philadelphia All-Big 5 team which was announced last week. The organization’s postseason honors were voted on by the head coaches and sports information directors of the four local Division I schools. It is the first time that both Gulati and Doty have earned postseason honors during their careers.
NBA Draft 2018: Meet 47 former first-round picks with Philadelphia ties | PennLive.com
Former Penn State and Roman Catholic standout Tony Carr could join the ranks of Philly natives to go in the first-round of the NBA draft.
Basketball is becoming more and more of a position less game: | Off the Rim
Villanova is at the front of the "position less" movement.
Who to root for at the 2018 World Cup: A tasteful quiz | SB Nation
The USMNT isn't in Russia; here's a handy food quiz that allows you to make the most delicious decision for whom to support in 2018 Russia.