On Saturday night, Villanova claimed a spot in the Final Four for the first time since 2009, by defeating Kansas to win the South Region.
Many enjoyable moments were captured on social media in the wake of the Wildcats' celebration at the YUM! Center in Louisville. Here are some you may have missed...
The Locker Room Celebration!
Inside the winning locker room! All smiles! Houston bound for the #FinalFour #LetsMarchNova pic.twitter.com/aiPFLbtudd— Villanova MBB (@NovaMBB) March 27, 2016
Oh yeah, it was Ryan Arcidiacono's birthday on Saturday...
#Novanation singing happy birthday to Ryan Arcidiacono pic.twitter.com/dxbdTtWBsj— Jeff Skversky (@JeffSkversky) March 27, 2016
Cutting down the nets!!!
Ryan Arcidiacono and Daniel Ochefu ✂️ down the nets in Louisvillehttps://t.co/nUVZLozOxk— Campus Rush (@CampusRush) March 27, 2016
Jay's recap of the moment...
Villanova coach Jay Wright on the moment it hit him that his squad was headed to the Final Four.https://t.co/PilUx4gAw0— Campus Rush (@CampusRush) March 27, 2016
Memories of 1985?
So much Dwayne McClain in Mikal Bridges... @JonRothstein @VUhoops pic.twitter.com/JuX9T0glZx— Geoffrey Walsh (@Grindstone9) March 27, 2016
How do the players feel?
I told you. Still not done yet. #FinalFour #NovaNation— Ryan Arcidiacono (@RyArch15) March 27, 2016
March 27, 2016
We're still dancing! #FinalFour #NovaNation pic.twitter.com/oPhcT3xfZJ— Jalen Brunson (@jbcrossover1) March 27, 2016
Winning selfie!#FinalFour #LetsMarchNova #NovaNation pic.twitter.com/JtpXtOJS8z— Villanova MBB (@NovaMBB) March 27, 2016
Houston, Texas— Kevin Rafferty (@RaFF_city) March 27, 2016
From the players' mouths...
Jalen Brunson talks about what @NovaMBB's senior leader Ryan Arcidiacono means to Villanova.https://t.co/5PwWSoNUP7— Campus Rush (@CampusRush) March 27, 2016
"We're still not satisfied."— Comcast SportsNet (@CSNPhilly) March 27, 2016
- Kris Jenkins nearly brought to tears talking about how much he loves this team. pic.twitter.com/i496iHrg4r
Thanks #NovaNation for helping us bring this home...still have work to do, see you in Houston #FinalFour pic.twitter.com/anmu0Z9iaU— Mark Jackson (@MJNovaAD) March 27, 2016
How about from the alumns?
March 27, 2016
Proud of these dudes!! They put the work in every morning, not 1 or 2 of them all of them , no… https://t.co/CVN0uetEyH— Kyle Lowry (@Klow7) March 27, 2016
@NovaMBB @VUCoachJWright So Happy and Proud of our Guys tonight The Defense Unbelievable 2 games to go Great day to be a WILDCAT. GO CATS!!— Chuck Everson (@ChuckCats41) March 27, 2016
LO\\//E this team @VUhoops #NovaNation— Howard S. Brown (@HowardBrown22) March 27, 2016
And, Oh yeah...
The only other time Nova beat the AP No. 1 team in the NCAA Tournament?— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 27, 2016
The 1985 National Title game vs Georgetown. pic.twitter.com/0zG0dIXqkz