No. 9 Villanova Wildcats

<b>Record:</b> 20-13.<br>
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<b>How they got here:</b> At-large bid.<br>
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<b>Strengths:</b> Forward JayVaughn Pinkston and guard Ryan Arcidiacono lead a feisty team that beat <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000000276" title="Louisville Cardinals" href="/topic/sports/college-sports/louisville-cardinals-ORSPT000000276.topic">Louisville</a>, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000000288" title="Syracuse Orange" href="/topic/sports/college-sports/syracuse-orange-ORSPT000000288.topic">Syracuse</a>, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000143" title="Marquette Golden Eagles" href="/topic/sports/college-sports/marquette-golden-eagles-ORSPT000143.topic">Marquette</a> and <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000000268" title="Georgetown Hoyas" href="/topic/sports/college-sports/georgetown-hoyas-ORSPT000000268.topic">Georgetown</a>.<br>
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<b>Weaknesses: </b>The Wildcats don't handle pressure defense well; they had 25 turnovers vs. Louisville in the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000139" title="Big East Conference" href="/topic/sports/college-sports/big-east-conference-ORSPT000139.topic">Big East</a> tourney.

( Ron Cortes, McClatchy-Tribune / March 14, 2013 )

Record: 20-13.

How they got here: At-large bid.

Strengths: Forward JayVaughn Pinkston and guard Ryan Arcidiacono lead a feisty team that beat Louisville, Syracuse, Marquette and Georgetown.

Weaknesses: The Wildcats don't handle pressure defense well; they had 25 turnovers vs. Louisville in the Big East tourney.

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