2014-2015 Villanova Wildcats Men's Basketball Schedule
If you're looking for some big boy college hoops, the Villanova
Wildcats have a team that you'll definitely want to keep your eyes on as they look to put together another winning season
in the arduous Big East. With powerhouse programs all over their schedule, the Wildcats know that they have to keep on their
toes throughout the season, delivering some amazing moments to their fans as they take on some of the best teams that college
basketball has to offer. In 2013-2014, the Wildcats weren't exactly fazed by the competition, however, considering that they
topped the Big East with a 16-2 conference mark and 29 wins overall.
With that type of success on the hardwood, the
fanfare around this program is simply incredible as fans anticipate another thrill-ride season loaded with late-game dramatics
that will have fans buzzing all over campus. The Pavilion in Villanova, PA is known for being one of the very best places
around town to find some top-tier college basketball, and that's mainly because the Wildcats have quite the reputation for
being a dominant team on the hardwood. Against teams like Syracuse, DePaul, Creighton, Georgetown and more on the home schedule
for 2014-2015, the Pavilion is sure to be the spot all season long as the Wildcats look to keep the home wins coming.
the home games aren't the only opportunities for fans on the schedule, as the Wildcats also have quite a fan base that shows
up wherever they take the court. Head out to see the Wildcats and you'll end up with a completely different angle on your
favorite team, as watching the Wildcats sink the home crowd with a clutch shot late in the game is simply one of those things
that every fan needs to appreciate sooner or later. Either way, the schedule is loaded with chances to see the Wildcats take
on some of the most explosive teams in college basketball, making this a team that will have fans all over keeping a sharp
Villanova Wildcats Basketball Team Info
One look at the players in the NBA and you will notice that
many of the top Wildcats basketball players go on to long running careers in the pros, with guys like Kyle Lowry, Malik Allen,
Keith Herron, Doug West, Tim Thomas and Michael Bradley representing just a small sample of the great players who have come
to campus. This is your opportunity to see some of the stars of both today and tomorrow as the Wildcats look to do some serious
damage in the always competitive Big East. Though the Big East has shifted a little bit in recent seasons, it didn't take
long for basketball fans all over the country to realize that this is a conference still overloaded with talented teams and
committed programs, with the Wildcats usually right in the middle of a run to the Big Dance.
The NCAA Basketball
College basketball is a game that springs to a completely different level when you get a chance to see it
first-hand, and that definitely holds true when the Wildcats hit the court looking to put on a show and take down a prominent
foe. There has never been a better time to come out and see the action as the Wildcats look to give their fans another memorable
season sure to be loaded with rim-rocking moments that will have fans buzzing all over town. In the digital age, highlights
are always at our fingertips no matter where you go, but this is a sport that can't be contained by your big screened phone
no matter how much they expand. Make sure you're there this season to see the Wildcats take on some of their biggest rivals
as the team eyes a deep run in the NCAA Tournament.
Villanova Wildcats Basketball History
a historic basketball program that is a member both of the Big Five in Philadelphia and the Big East Conference. This team
first took to the court back in 1920, and the team has been competing fiercely ever since. The Wildcats reached the NCAA Tournament
for the first time in 1939, and have made many appearances since then. The Wildcats have appeared in several Final Fours,
currently the eighth-most in NCAA basketball history. 1985, however, was the biggest year in the history of Villanova Wildcats
basketball, as the Wildcats brought home the National Championship. The Big East contains some of the top programs in the
nation every season, providing a stream of exhilarating matchups that will cause them to bring their A-game as they look to
shoot their way back into the Tournament. With their eyes on capturing a second national title, it simply doesn't get any
better than this.
Villanova Wildcats Basketball Trivia
Who holds the record for most games played for
The answer is Scottie Reynolds, the electrifying point guard who played 139 games during the course of his
brilliant collegiate career. From the get-go as a freshman, Reynolds showed that had a great natural feel for the game and
playmaking instincts, helping to make him the centerpiece of the offense throughout most of his time playing for Villanova.
Reynolds would end up becoming a consensus First Time All-American during his senior season in 2010, solidifying himself as
one of the greatest players in program history.
Villanova Wildcats Basketball Fans
The Pavilion is the
home of Villanova Wildcats basketball, and is found a mere 20 miles outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The arena is sure
to be full of excitement when 6,500 blue and white clad fans make their way into the building to cheer on the Villanova Wildcats.
Villanova, like the other Philadelphia schools in the Big Five, takes their college hoops seriously, and you will want to
be in the stands for a game so you can really understand that for yourself. When the game is still up for grabs with the clock
ticking down late in the second half, the electricity you'll experience here will be something unreal, elevate the Wildcats'
basketball experience to a level that you simply have to see for yourself.