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Villanova University football
Villanova University Athletics
Matt Leon
August 21, 2019 - 11:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Villanova Wildcats will kick off their 2019 football season on Saturday when they visit the Raiders of Colgate. The Wildcats are coming off a 5-6 2018 season — 2-6 in the Colonial Athletic Association — which saw them hit hard by injuries. But head coach Mark...
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Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia
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Kristen Johanson
June 17, 2019 - 1:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The man accused of murdering a Villanova University professor five years ago has been found guilty of first-degree murder, robbery and related offenses. Victim Carol Ambruster was stabbed in the neck 11 times on Dec. 9, 2013, inside her Germantown apartment. A kitchen...
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The 2019 season will be Mark Ferrante's third as Villanova's head football coach.
Villanova University Athletics
Matt Leon
April 10, 2019 - 5:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Villanova University football team will wrap up spring workouts this week. The Wildcats are coming off a 5-6 2018 season that saw them deal with several significant injuries. With the bulk of the spring in the books, head coach Mark Ferrante likes what he sees in...
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The University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team celebrates beating defending national champion Yale.
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
April 04, 2019 - 1:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team is rolling. The Quakers have won five in a row after a 0-3 start, including their first three Ivy League games. This is the first time Penn has started its Ivy slate 3-0 since 1984, and this hot streak has allowed the...
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Villanova versus Saint Mary's
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Dave Uram
March 22, 2019 - 9:36 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (KYW Newsradio) — Nothing will come easy for the Villanova Wildcats, the defending champ in the 2019 NCAA Tournament. The Cats survived a first-round upset against the Saint Mary's Gaels with a 61-57 victory — one that needed a 12-3 rally to start the second half. The Gaels led by...
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Pope Francis
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Mark Abrams
March 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - - A week ago, an unprecedented Vatican summit on clergy sexual abuse ended. While some had greater expectations of Pope Francis and church leadership, a Villanova professor believes they're on the right track for reform. Many observers labeled the summit's results as...
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2016 Villanova Parade
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Tim Jimenez
December 13, 2018 - 10:04 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This year, according to Google, among the most frequently asked questions were “Who won Mega Millions?” and “What is Bitcoin?” As for the “Where is...” question, the top search for 2018 in the U.S. was “Where is Villanova?” Google released its list of the top searches...
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Dec 5, 2018; Villanova, PA, USA; Temple Owls guard Nate Pierre-Louis (15) dribbles past Villanova Wildcats forward Eric Paschall (4) during the second half at Finneran Pavilion.
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Matt Leon
December 11, 2018 - 1:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Temple Owls will be home on Wednesday night as the UMass Minutemen pay the Liacouras Center a visit. The Owls are off to a fine 7-2 start this season, but they are coming off a loss as they dropped a Big 5 battle to Villanova at the Pavilion on Wednesday night...
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Delaware redshirt senior wide receiver Joe Walker
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Matt Leon
November 21, 2018 - 1:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware Blue Hens are back in the playoffs. They will make their first FCS post-season appearance since 2010 on Saturday, visiting fellow Colonial Athletic Association program James Madison in the first round. The Blue Hens lost their final two regular season...
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Senior running back Aaron Forbes leads Villanova with 613 yards rushing this season
Villanova University Athletics
Matt Leon
November 09, 2018 - 12:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Villanova Wildcats will play their home finale on Saturday afternoon, hosting William & Mary in Colonial Athletic Association action. The Wildcats picked up their first CAA victory of the season this past Saturday as they rolled Richmond on the road, 45-21...
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