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State of the Nova Nation: Fighting Back, Feast Week and PK Invitational Preview

A two-point loss to Michigan State is a solid move in the right direction as ‘Nova prepares for the PK Invitational.

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State of the Nova Nation Podcast VU Hoops

The State of the Nova Nation podcast releases new episodes every Tuesday and Thursday.

The podcast is also available for free on iTunes/Apple Podcasts, Stitcher and Spotify (a bit later in the day)! You may also listen to the newest episode at the very bottom of the post.

Episode Description: Emma and Pat recap Villanova’s exciting game at Michigan State last Friday night. Despite a two-point loss, the duo discuss the many positives that they took from the game, including Eric Dixon’s dominant performance, Angelo Brizzi’s extended minutes, Brandon Slater’s aggressiveness and ‘Nova’s comeback in the second half. Then, they talk about the weaknesses from the game, including a slow start and poor transition defense. Lastly, Emma and Pat preview Villanova’s matchup against Iowa State in the PK Invitational before discussing a fun upcoming week of action across college basketball. Be sure to subscribe to the show, leave us a rating and follow us on Twitter @SoNNpod.

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