Villanova Wildcats

Villanova quarterback Zach Bednarczyk (center)
Villanova University Athletics
Matt Leon
September 19, 2018 - 1:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Villanova will look to bounce back from its first loss of the season on Saturday night when the Wildcats welcome Bucknell to the Main Line. The Wildcats fell to 2-1 this past weekend with a 45-35 loss to Towson in the Colonial Athletic Association opener for both...
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Villanova senior quarterback Zach Bednarczyk
Villanova University Athletics
Matt Leon
September 06, 2018 - 12:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Villanova Wildcats will take to the road this weekend, heading up to Bethlehem for a non-conference game against Lehigh on Saturday afternoon. Villanova opened its season in fine fashion on Saturday, stunning Temple, 19-17, at the Lincoln Financial Field. "We're...
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Villanova Wildcats guard Donte DiVincenzo cuts down the net after beating the Michigan Wolverines in the championship game of the 2018 men's Final Four at Alamodome.
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April 19, 2018 - 1:28 pm
VILLANOVA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - Villanova Wildcats redshirt sophomore guard Donte DiVincenzo will enter the NBA Draft process the team announced , but he'll be doing so without an agent. DiVincenzo was a standout star in the National Title Game, putting up 31 points in the Wildcat's victory over...
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2016 Villanova Parade
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Pat Loeb
April 03, 2018 - 1:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Two months after the Eagles Super Bowl parade, Philadelphia is getting ready to celebrate another local champion . This parade won't be quite as long or elaborate, but it should make Villanova fans happy. Fans will have five blocks of Center City in which to cheer...
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PECO Building
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John McDevitt
April 03, 2018 - 12:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Congratulatory messages for the NCAA champion Villanova Wildcats will be displayed in lights at PECO's headquarters building at 23rd and Market Streets, and during the championship parade. Since 1976, all sorts of messages have been flashed on PECO's crownlights...
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Villanova Wins National Championship
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April 03, 2018 - 11:16 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia Eagles know a little something about winning a championship. And after Villanova followed the Birds' Super Bowl LII victory with a national title win Monday night over Michigan, the Eagles were quick to join the celebration and congratulate the...
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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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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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