Villanova will host Northwood (FL) at the Pavilion tonight in their first exhibition game of the new season. The Seahawks, coached by 'Nova legend Rollie Massimino, compete in Division II and are coming off a 26-7 (14-4 Sun Conference) season where they won their conference tournament before bowing out to Friends University in the opening round of the NAIA Division II Tournament.
Tonight's exhibition game will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the 1985 National Championship team which Massimino coached, and many former players from the team are expected back to partake in the festitivies. Here's everything you need to know about the game tonight:
Fan Experience: 5:00pm ET. Fans can meet the players and coaches and participate in an autograph session.
Pre-Game Ceremony: 6:40pm ET. The '85 team will be honored on the Pavilion court.
Game Time, TV Schedule: 7:00pm ET. The game will be aired by Fox Sports 1.
Live Video Stream: The game will be streamed on Fox Sports Go - the application is available via desktop, mobile device and several connected television systems. A cable subscription is required to sign in and view the service.
Also of note - Fox Sports Go lists a 'Player Cam' as an option for tomorrow night - but no further details have been released yet on that option.
Live Radio Stream: In Philadelphia, CBS Sports Radio (610 AM) will carry the game.
- Manhattan: Gramercy Ale House (272 3rd Avenue) and Turnmill (119 E 27th Street)
- San Diego: Bub's Dive Bar & Grill (1030 Garnet Avenue)
Everyone tune in tonight at 5pm for America's Pregame on @FOXSports1. Coach Mass and I will be on air live from the Pavilion #VU85Champs— Jay Wright (@VUCoachJWright) November 4, 2014