Happy Monday Nova Nation! This weekend was the annual Freshman Fundamentals sessions in New York Cityfor the incoming rookie classes of Big East teams. It’s a great way to introduce the players to the changes they can expect both on and off the court in the college game. And of course, there are always some former Big East players on hand to talk about their experiences during college, and now in their professional careers.
This year, one of those speakers was Villanova great Ryan Arcidiacono.
Great former player panel at our @BIGEASTMBB Freshmen Fundamentals. Thanks to Ryan Arcidiacono, Michael Nzei, Donny Marshall and moderator Tarik Turner. #BIGEASThoops pic.twitter.com/XVuvi2HBFP— John Paquette (@wjpaquette) September 14, 2019
Damn these dudes making me look short. Glad I could see the young fellas though! #NovaNation https://t.co/sV9f4hUmLT— Ryan Arcidiacono (@RyArch15) September 15, 2019
Ryan’s younger brother Chris Arcidiacono was one of the Villanova freshmen on hand for the weekends events. The elder Arcidiacono spoke to BigEast.com’s John Fanta about mentoring his brother, his time at Villanova, and his upcoming 3rd season with the Chicago Bulls.
NEW: Villanova alum Ryan Arcidiacono was in NYC to talk to Big East freshmen about his college days and playing in the NBA. Among the freshmen is Ryan’s younger brother Chris, who is now with @NovaMBB. Went 1-on-1 with @RyArch15 & hit on a bunch of topics:pic.twitter.com/voveXEo8Ak— John Fanta (@John_Fanta) September 14, 2019
We’re just two weeks away from the official start of practice for the 2019-2020 season, so I hope the elder Arcidiacono had some encouraging words for the Wildcat Freshmen. Villanova Basketball season is almost here!
In other “news”, updates from the recruiting trail, Villanova Football is 3-0 for the first time in 10 years, and a look at the Wildcats new uniforms. Enjoy!
Villanova Wildcats Unveil New Basketball Uniforms | SportsLogos.Net
Villanova will celebrate its 100th season of men’s basketball this year with brand new uniform, which head coach Jay Wright unveiled on Friday morning.
Villanova Basketball Recruiting
Villanova Wildcats Targeting 2022 5-Star Jalen Duren | CBB Today
Jalen Duren, a five-star prospect out of the 2022 college basketball recruiting class, appears to be a target of the Villanova Wildcats.
Why Duke’s coaching staff spent Tuesday in Chicago | Chicago Sun-Times
Recruiting updates on Rolling Meadows’ Max Christie, Young’s DJ Steward and Morgan Park’s Adam Miller.
Just days after being nationally ranked, Trinity’s Chance Westry adds another offer | pennlive.com
The sophomore guard was recently ranked as the 27th-best player in the country for the class of 2022 by Rivals.com.
Rams add Mikeal Brown-Jones to 2020 class | Ram Nation
The Philadelphia native held offers from a number of Atlantic 10 schools as well as hometown Temple and Villanova.
Biggest Hurdle for Every NBA Team's Most Promising Rookies | Bleacher Report
Each rookie will enter the league with a weakness that will create specific hurdles during their transition from college or overseas to the NBA . Even the top picks will have early challenges based on the particular holes in their games...
Villanova’s defense controls Bucknell in 45-10 rout | The Inquirer
On the third play of the game, Villanova's Jaquan Amos picked off a John Chiarolanzio pass and ran it back 34 yards for his second pick-6 of the season.
Covington right medicine for Villanova running game | delcotimes.com
RADNOR — At 5-foot-11 and a solid 215 pounds, Villanova’s Justin Covington cuts quite an imposing figure on the football field.
Football Rolls to 45-10 Win at Bucknell | Villanova University Athletics
LEWISBURG, Pa.—Six different players scored touchdowns in a dominant effort as No. 22 Villanova (3-0) rolled to a 45-10 victory over Bucknell (0-3) at Christy Mathewson-Memorial
Cats Win First Road Test Of The Season | Villanova University Athletics
In its first road test of the season, Villanova defeated the University of Pennsylvania 3-2 on Sunday afternoon. The team snapped its three-game losing streak to
Challenging Road Stretch Continues Monday for Cats | Villanova University Athletics
Villanova looks to bounce back on Monday night at Maryland.
Villanova Ready for VCU Invitational | Villanova University Athletics
Richmond, Va. – The Villanova golf team is set to play its second event of the season at the VCU Invitational in Richmond, Va. The tournament will be held at the
Letter to the Editor: Villanova responds to charges of being 'indifferent' to residents | mainlinemedianews.com
In the wake of the recent active shooter scare that occurred over Labor Day weekend at Villanova University, Radnor Township Commissioner Sean Farhy has accused Villanova of being indifferent to