The 2022 South Region Champions Villanova Wildcats met with the media on Thursday morning as a part of the Final Four media rounds.
In a rare move, seven Wildcats met with the media as a testament to the team’s mentality. However, senior guard Caleb Daniels spoke frequently as the national media liked the story of the hometown boy returning to the Crescent City for a shot at a National Championship. The New Orleans native opened the presser with the comment, “It’s definitely, honestly, a true blessing and honor to be part of this, to have the Final Four here.”
Following the players, head coach Jay Wright took to the panel and answered questions about being back in the Final Four, plans for Kansas, Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree & Maalik Wayns, and how important guard play is for ‘Nova. Read the full transcript here.
Villanova tips off against Kansas on Saturday at 6:09p ET and will be broadcast on TBS. DraftKings has Kansas as a 4.5 point favorite.
Duke and North Carolina will play in the second National Semifinal; DraftKings has Duke as a 4-point favorite.