Corey Stokes

Villanova Basketball Media Day 2011

Villanova held its annual Men’s Basketball media day on Wednesday, November 2nd at the Pavilion. This was the third time in the past few months that the team has been made available to the media (prior to departing for EuroJam, and the Blue & White scrimmage). This year’s Wildcats team has a vastly different look […]

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Villanova Men’s Basketball Invades Europe

We’re not used to talking Villanova basketball in August, but that was the topic of discussion today on the Main Line as the men’s basketball team prepared for its upcoming trip to Europe. The Wildcats leave Sunday and will play five games, including two in Paris (Aug. 9-10) and three at EuroJam 2011 in Amsterdam […]

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Villanova vs. St. John’s: Loss in Home Finale Has Wildcats Seeing Red

Try as they might, the Wildcats couldn’t weather the Red Storm. Led by Big East player-of-the year candidate Dwight Hardy’s career-high 34 points, St. John’s beat Villanova 81-68 in a nationally televised (ESPN) game at the Wells Fargo Center on Saturday afternoon. After Villanova tied the game at 2-2 in the first minute of the game, […]

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Villanova vs. Syracuse: Orange Squeeze By Wildcats 69-64

The Syracuse Orange, paced by a trio of  former Philly high school players, beat the Villanova Wildcats on Monday night in a nationally televised game at the Wells Fargo Center 69-64. The Orange’s Philly connection, Rick Jackson, Scoop Jardine, and Dion Waiters, combined for 45 points, including four key foul shots in the waning moments, to […]

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Villanova vs. Pittsburgh: Panthers Claw Out Win in Battle of the Cats

The Pitt Panthers (23-2, 11-1 Big East) narrowly held on to edge the Villanova Wildcats (19-6, 7-5 Big East) 57-54  in a Big East brawl that snapped Villanova’s 46 game win streak at the Pavilion. Led by Philadelphia area players Brad Wanamaker (with 21 points) and Nasir Robinson (with 15 points), the Panthers almost coughed […]

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