Happy Thursday Nova Nation! I’m still soaking in the sun down at the shore, but I was able to stick my head out of the sand long enough to see that Nova will take on La Salle at the Palestra this season. The Wildcats will still be heavy favorites in this one, but this change isn’t in Villanova’s favor.
The last time these two faced off at the Palestra, the crowd was wild and the game was close until the last five minutes. Ashley Howard knows this, and is clearly trying to capitalize on the atmosphere and his knowledge of the team. Jay will have his work cut out, but should continue his unbeaten streak in the Big 5.
In other “news”, Vegas odds for Nova in 2019, Josh Hart wins Summer League, and Villanova got shut out at the ESPYs. Enjoy!
La Salle moves Big Five matchup vs. Villanova to Palestra | Philly
The game, to be played Dec. 1, will see first-year Explorers head coach Ashley Howard go up against a Wildcat team he helped lead to two national championships as an assistant coach.
2019 NCAA Tournament: Three favorites to consider for March Madness | The Spread
Villanova may be a good bet to win another National Championship
Some Winners And Losers From Vegas Summer League | The Sports Quotient
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ESPYS 2018: Full list of ESPY Award winners for 26th ceremony | GoldDerby
ESPYS 2018: Full list of ESPY Award winners for 26th ceremony hosted by Danica Patrick.