College Basketball

Villanova Wildcats
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Dave Uram
May 04, 2020 - 1:06 pm
It’s a debate that’s been going on among players of Villanova’s 2016 and 2018 men's basketball squads: which was the better National Championship team? Members of both came up with one intriguing way to get an answer — and do some good in the fight against COVID-19. Read more here.
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Jay Wright
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Ed Benkin
April 08, 2020 - 4:50 pm
This is the time of year when some college basketball players determine if they are ready for the NBA, but the sports shutdown is leaving them in limbo. However, Villanova’s head coach says there are more important things to worry about. Read more here.
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NCAA Basketball: Villanova at Georgetown
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Ed Benkin
March 13, 2020 - 1:05 pm
The Villanova Wildcats were supposed to play in a Big East Tournament quarterfinal game Thursday night, but the coronavirus threat forced the Big East and all of the other conferences to cancel their tournaments. "It's sad for them," said coach Jay Wright. "But this is a big issue in our country...
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Swarthmore senior forward Nate Shafer had 14 points and 20 rebounds in the Garnet's second round win over Ithaca.
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Matt Leon
March 11, 2020 - 1:37 pm
The Swarthmore College men's basketball team has advanced to the 'Sweet 16' of the NCAA Division III Tournament. The Garnet will take on Whitworth University on Saturday at Tarble Pavilion. Read more here.
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Senior forward DeVaughn Mallory leads Jefferson University in scoring at 18.2 points per game.
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Matt Leon
March 10, 2020 - 3:13 pm
The Jefferson University men's basketball team is getting ready for the NCAA Division II Tournament. Read more here.
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Villanova Wildcats guard Justin Moore (5) shoots as Georgetown Hoyas guard Jahvon Blair (0) looks on during the first half at Capital One Arena.
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Ed Benkin
March 10, 2020 - 1:55 pm
Villanova has won three straight Big East tournaments. So farthis season, the current younger team has been impressive. Now, it's on to Madison Square Garden, and coach Jay Wright is hoping his players will handle the pressure. Read more here.
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The Jefferson University women's basketball team won the CACC title by beating Holy Family on Sunday, 63-59.
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Matt Leon
March 09, 2020 - 3:06 pm
For the third straight year and fifth time in the last six years, the Jefferson University women's basketball team is headed to the NCAA Division II Tournament. Read more here.
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Haverford College women's basketball team
Haverford College Athletics
Matt Leon
March 05, 2020 - 1:33 pm
The Haverford College women's basketball team is getting ready for a long bus trip to Ohio, but it's one they will happily take, as they head to suburban Cleveland for a first-round NCAA Division III Tournament match-up with Baldwin Wallace University on Friday night. Read more here.
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The Rowan University women's basketball team celebrates it's New Jersey Athletic Conference title.
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Matt Leon
March 04, 2020 - 5:29 pm
One of the most pleasant surprises on the local college basketball scene this season has been the emergence of the Division III Rowan University women's team down in Glassboro, New Jersey. Read more here.
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Swarthmore College senior forward Nate Shafer dunks for two.
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Matt Leon
March 03, 2020 - 2:13 pm
The Swarthmore College men's basketball team is getting ready to make its fourth straight appearance in the NCAA Division III Tournament. Read more here.
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