Larry Brown

Reebok Classic Breakout at Philadelphia University

Independent Philly was front and center on the opening day of the Reebok Classic Breakout 2014, held at Philadelphia University from July 9th through 11th. The competition got underway on Wednesday for the 142 top ranked high school basketball players in the land, all of whom are there to showcase their talents and catch the […]

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Wildcats Outclawed By Bearcats as Villanova Closes Out Regular Season with Loss to Cincinnati

With 1:32 left in the second half, Villanova trailed Cincinnati 66-64 (after rallying back from an eight point halftime deficit), when Yancy Gates was fouled and went to the line to shoot two free throws. Gates missed both foul shots, but in a moment that was a microcosm for the entire Villanova season, the Wildcats […]

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Villanova vs. Penn: Another Wild Big Five Win for Wildcats

After playing, perhaps, their best half of basketball of the young 2011-12 season, and taking a commanding 38-20 halftime lead, the Villanova Wildcats hung on to beat a tenacious Penn Quakers  team 73-65 at the Pavilion on Saturday night. Mouphtaou Yarou led the way for Villanova with a double-double, scoring 21 points and pulling down […]

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Villanova vs. Monmouth: Wildcats Start 2011-12 Season With a Win

The Villanova Wildcats tipped off the regular portion of the 2011-2012 basketball season by routing the visiting Monmouth Hawks 106-70 on Friday night at the Pavilion. Villanova, paced by the torrid shooting of Dominic Cheek who canned 20 points (including four three-pointers), and the fierce rebounding of Mouph Yarou (six rebounds), cruised to a 55-36 […]

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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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