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While often animated, Kyle Neptune was more emotional than usual in his first game at Madison Square Garden.

Kyle Neptune Wins First Game at Madison Square Garden

Colin Beazley, Co-Editor-in-Chief January 20, 2023

NEW YORK — Kyle Neptune grew up just six miles away from Madison Square Garden. Raised in the Clinton Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn, Neptune dreamed of playing in the arena. Friday night was his first...

Brandon Slater scored 14 points in the second half to lead Villanova to the victory.

Wildcats Use Late Run To Defeat St John’s, 57-49

Brooke Ackerman, Co-Sports Editor January 20, 2023

NEW YORK — On Friday, January 20, Villanova headed to "The World’s Most Famous Arena" to take on St. John’s. Taking the floor in front of a packed Madison Square Garden crowd, it was clear that the...

The Wildcats lost their third straight game on Friday.

Wildcats Continue to Struggle, Fall to Portland, 83-71

Brooke Ackerman, Staff Writer November 25, 2022

After a defeat to Iowa State on Thanksgiving that put Villanova under .500 for the first time in a decade, the Wildcats took on Portland Friday afternoon in the consolation bracket of the Phil Knight Invitational.  The...

Villanova gave up a program-high 472 yards on the ground against Army.

Villanova Football Trampled By Army, 49-10

Tyler Moore, Staff Writer September 17, 2022

WEST POINT, N.Y. — The cannons were blasting in West Point, New York on Saturday afternoon as the Villanova football team came up short of an FBS upset against Army, falling 49-10. The Wildcats fall...

Graduate guard Caleb Daniels will look to lead the Cats through the 2022-23 season.

Villanova Releases 2022-2023 Big East Schedule

Colin Beazley, Co-Editor-in-Chief September 9, 2022

Villanova men’s basketball’s Big East schedule was released Friday morning, and in welcome news to the student body, the ‘Cats will play four Big East games at Wells Fargo Center, including two night...

Collin Gillespie (center) and Jermaine Samuels (right) defend in the first round of the 2022 NCAA Tournament. Both signed contracts with NBA teams as undrafted free agents.

Gillespie and Samuels Undrafted, Sign As UDFAs

Colin Beazley, Co-Editor-in-Chief June 24, 2022

Although neither Collin Gillespie nor Jermaine Samuels heard their names called on Thursday night at the 2022 NBA Draft, both will be getting NBA opportunities. After the draft, Gillespie signed as an...

Calum Lehman would have graduated in early May.

In Memoriam: Calum Lehman

Sam Fanatico '22, For The Villanovan June 3, 2022

Just a short while ago, the class of 2022 celebrated Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement altogether. Prior to graduating, there was one question that continued to poke at me. It is the question every graduate...

Fall Fest in 2021.

Letter to the Editors: Response to “Who Is Your Service Really Serving?”

We want to start by thanking the student body of Villanova. Your support, dedication, and passion are the reasons why Special Olympics Fall Festival impacts thousands of participants every year. When Villanova’s...

Villanovas Grotto near Alumni Hall.

Letter to the Editors: Remembering and Honoring Our Departed Service Members on Memorial Day

Mike Skurecki, Class of 1991 May 2, 2022

Recently I was going through my mother’s albums, and I came across the enclosed old clipping and poem that was once in the Philadelphia’s Roxborough and Manayunk Review Newspaper. It brought tears...

Hausen reaffirmed his commitment to Villanova on Tuesday night.

“3/3”: Brendan Hausen Joins Armstrong, Whitmore In Reaffirming 2022 Commitment

Colin Beazley, Co-Editor-in-Chief April 26, 2022

On Tuesday night, the final Villanova commit of the 2022 class, shooting guard Brendan Hausen, reaffirmed his commitment to the ‘Cats. With the news, all three members of the class maintained their commitments,...

Cam Whitmore was one of two recruits to reaffirm his commitment to Villanova, along with Mark Armstrong. Brendan Hausen is the only recruit yet to decide on maintaining his commitment.

Recruits Cam Whitmore and Mark Armstrong Reaffirm Commitments, Slater to Stay

Colin Beazley, Co-Editor-in-Chief April 25, 2022

After Villanova head coach Jay Wright’s retirement on Wednesday night, questions were asked of the 2022-2023 roster’s composition. Villanova seniors Caleb Daniels and Brandon Slater, both expected...

Brendan Hausen is one of three Villanova commits in the Class of 2022, but after head coach Jay Wrights retirement, he has a decision to make.

Villanova Recruit Brendan Hausen Mulling Future, Visiting Campus Monday

Colin Beazley, Co-Editor-in-Chief April 22, 2022

After Villanova head coach Jay Wright announced his retirement on Wednesday night, Villanova’s 2022 recruiting class was left with a major decision to make. Brendan Hausen, a 6’4” shooting guard...

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