The big day is finally here! Villanova Basketball will officially raise the curtain on a new season for both the men’s and women’s programs.
Typically a big recruiting night, Jay Wright and staff have secured a whopping 15 Top-100 prospects (including 8 5-stars) across the 2017-2019 classes to attend the event, which will feature a brief scrimmage and surprise musical guest. Previous years have featured 50 Cent, Fabolous, Nicki Minaj and Big Sean among many others.
The team will also raise two new National Championship banners at the student-only event, which legendary coach Rollie Massimino making an appearance for the new 1985 banner.
Schedule of Events
2-4pm: Student Happy Hour at Sullivan Tennis Courts
5:30pm: Doors to the Pavilion are open
6:00pm: Hoops Mania begins
Live Video Stream: ‘Nova Nation All-Access ($)
Use this as your Open Thread if you’re watching from home or attending the event. It should be a fun night.