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Villanova National Championship Gear
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Tim Jimenez
April 03, 2018 - 10:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Villanova Wildcats were set to land in Philadelphia late Tuesday afternoon with a celebration on campus to follow. Before the team arrived home, Nova Nation was looking to snatch up National Championship gear. When the Villanova Campus bookstore opened up a...
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Villanova Fans
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Justin Udo
April 03, 2018 - 12:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Two out of three ain't bad. Nova Nation is celebrating the Wildcats' second NCAA National Championship in three years. Students and alumni swarmed to Villanova's student rec center Monday night to watch their Wildcats dominate the Michigan Wolverines and capture the...
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Villanova Wins National Championship
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April 02, 2018 - 11:39 pm
By Jill Martin, CNN (CNN) -- There was no denying Villanova. For the second time in three years, the top-seeded Wildcats are national champions in men's college basketball, knocking off No. 3 Michigan 79-62 in front of 67,831 at the Alamodome in San Antonio. Villanova, who was a heavy favorite, won...
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Mar 31, 2018; San Antonio, TX, United States; Villanova Wildcats forward Omari Spellman (14) celebrates with fans after defeating the Kansas Jayhawks in the semifinals of the 2018 men's Final Four at Alamodome.
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Matt Leon
April 02, 2018 - 3:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - The Villanova Wildcats will play for their second national title in three years tonight when they take on Michigan down in San Antonio. It has taken five wins to get the Wildcats to the brink of another title. So far in this tournament Villanova has defeated: Radford...
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Mar 30, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies shortstop J.P. Crawford (2) throws to first base for the out of Atlanta Braves catcher Chris Stewart (not pictured) in the tenth inning at SunTrust Park.
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April 02, 2018 - 2:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - Monday's scheduled game between the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets at Citi Field has been postponed due to bad weather. The game will instead be played on July 9th as part of a double header. Tonight's #Phillies /Mets game in NY has been postponed due to bad...
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villanova fans celebrating
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Andrew Kramer
April 02, 2018 - 10:58 am
BALA CYNWYD, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - The Villanova Wildcats look to make history once again Monday night as they face Michigan in the NCAA National Title game. Many students and alumni who can't make it out to San Antonio for the big game will be showing their support from the Main Line. That...
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Saint Thomas of Villanova Church
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Justin Udo
April 01, 2018 - 1:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — The Villanova Wildcats are on their way to the National Championship Game after a win over Kansas Saturday night. A special Easter Sunday mass at the church on the grounds of the university helped mark that victory. Those attending Easter mass at Saint Thomas of...
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March 31, 2018 - 11:31 pm
By Jill Martin SAN ANTONIO, Tx. (CNN) -- Records were set. There was a comeback and a blowout. And there will be no Hollywood ending for Loyola-Chicago. No. 3 Michigan has advanced to the national championship game with a 69-57 win over the 11th-seeded Ramblers, ending their magical run at the NCAA...
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Mar 19, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) reacts to his three pointer against the Charlotte Hornets during the second half at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
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Kevin Wright
March 31, 2018 - 6:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia 76ers said Saturday that surgery for their star center, Joel Embiid, was a success. On Wednesday, in South Philadelphia against the New York Knicks Embiid suffered a fractured orbital bone in the left eye after a collision with fellow first round...
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Villanova Fans
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Dan Wing
March 30, 2018 - 2:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) -- Hundreds of Villanova students boarded buses and headed to the airport Friday afternoon, as Nova Nation makes it's way to San Antonio to hopefully cheer the Wildcats on to a win over Kansas in the Final Four Saturday. Three-hundred students packed onto the buses...
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