Bulldogs show some bite in 73-61 win over No. 8 Villanova
“Their guards just dominated the game,” Wildcats coach Jay Wright said. Villanova became the sixth top-15 team to stumble this weekend, following losses on Saturday by No. Clearly, Villanova wasn't itself during the first half — shooting 28% from the field and grabbing just one offensive rebound. But the Bulldogs produced two solid performances this week by beating Seton Hall and now Villanova. TWO MEN OUTThe Bulldogs have been playing short-handed for much of the season and Sunday was no exception.
Villanova coach Wright gets 600th win in victory over Butler
7 Villanova, and coach Jay Wright won his 600th career game in an 85-66 victory over Butler on Wednesday night. Wright (600-268) was already Villanova's winningest coach and he became the 39th coach in Division I history to reach 600 wins. Wright is 478-183 since he was hired in 2001 and he has built the Wildcats into one of the elite programs in college basketball. Villanova: The Wildcats hit 10 3s and showed they have the talent to again win the Big East. ___More AP college basketball: https://apnews.com/hub/college-basketball and https://twitter.com/AP_Top25