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  • Villanova coach Wright says Pinkston 'is doing the best he can' to fulfill obligations

    Villanova coach Jay Wright says JayVaughn Pinkston "is doing the best he can" to adhere to the conditions of the program the player must conclude satisfactorily to have his record expunged in connection with a 2010 fight at an off-campus party. But...
  • Villanova dominates second half en route to 78-66 victory over Xavier

    CINCINNATI Before the first whistle even sounded Saturday in the Cintas Center, Villanova officially had captured the Big East regular-season championship. But the sixth-ranked Wildcats wanted to put an exclamation point on the achievement against Xavier....
  • Villanova beats Xavier 78-66 for its 10th straight win

    Villanova beats Xavier 78-66 for its 10th straight win
    CINCINNATI — Kris Jenkins' back-to-back 3-pointers started a late run that rallied No. 6 Villanova to its 10th straight victory on Saturday, 78-66 over Xavier. The Wildcats (27-2, 14-2 Big East) made five 3s — their specialty —...
  • Mike Sielski: Court-storming: Is there even a solution?

    At the time, Fran Dunphy could feel the wave coming, and only in retrospect did he see a way to keep it from crashing upon him and those Kansas coaches and players along the sideline at the Wells Fargo Center. This was Dec. 22. Dunphy took a timeout with...
  • 'Barometer games' are on tap this weekend

    'Barometer games' are on tap this weekend
    Sure, there's plenty of lacrosse left to be played this season. But this weekend brings us five games — we'll call them "barometer games" — that could determine a team's direction the rest of the season. The games will gauge the quality of...
  • Liberty High grad Darrun Hilliard leads Villanova men's basketball team to Senior Night win

    Liberty High grad Darrun Hilliard leads Villanova men's basketball team to Senior Night win
    VILLANOVA — Given a bit of space after a Villanova inbounds play, Darrun Hilliard's eyes grew wide. The senior guard with the lefty stroke had found his form after struggling through a 1-for-7 first half. Open on the wing, he wanted another chance...
  • Villanova clinches at least a share of Big East title with 89-61 rout of Providence

    VILLANOVA, Pa. Villanova hadn't lost at the Pavilion in a little over 2 years. The last team to beat the Wildcats on the Main Line was Providence, which happened to be their on-campus opponent Tuesday night, in the final game there for seniors...
  • Top 7 teams, led by Kentucky, still entrenched in AP Top 25

    Kentucky is No. 1 in the latest Associated Press Top 25, extending its season-long streak at the top of the rankings. The Wildcats are not the only team locked into place. For the sixth straight week, the same teams held the top seven spots in the poll,...
  • Huge games looming this week for Top 25 teams

    Kentucky faces perhaps its biggest obstacle on the road toward a perfect season during a huge week for teams in The Associated Press Top 25. The top-ranked Wildcats, the only undefeated team in Division I, start the penultimate week of the regular season...
  • Eagles safety cleared of allegations

    Eagles safety cleared of allegations
    Eagles safety Nate Allen was cleared Monday of indecent exposure allegations in Florida. Video evidence at the scene reportedly shows Allen arriving after the alleged incident occured.… Michael Sam, the first openly gay man selected in the NFL...
  • Tyler Ulis continuing Kentucky basketball's Chicago connection

    Tyler Ulis continuing Kentucky basketball's Chicago connection
    LEXINGTON, Ky. — Tyler Ulis enjoyed a comfortable childhood in Lima, Ohio, guided by his mother and stepdad. Though barely taller than Muggsy Bogues, he showed promise on the basketball court. Eventually, he figured, he might get a scholarship...