The Sun’s Arizin: Villanova Basketball News and Links for November 18th

Author: | Posted in Sports No comments

Villanova travels to Mohegan Sun this weekend to play a few games … Here are some links to hold you back until then.

Villanova Basketball

Villanova needs Jermaine Samuels to go from background artist to frontman | Athletics
Samuels’ laid-back personality may be why he’s never appeared as one of Villanova’s big names, but Jay Wright needs him to be that guy.

Villanova’s Will Sheridan inducted into state basketball hall of fame | Sports
The former Villanova star came out 10 years ago and is being honored in Delaware for her accomplishments.

2021-22 Top 10 Power Forwards in NCAA DI Women’s Basketball | FloHoops
Villanova’s Maddy Siegrist is on the list.

FOX’s Andy Katz chooses Tennessee Vols vs. Villanova basketball | Knox News
Andy Katz made predictions for Tennessee Vols vs. The Villanova game: “I like Villanova,” Katz said. “I think Tennessee is not there yet. (Tennessee freshman guard) Kennedy Chandler … still has some time to develop towards a very experienced back line. And Villanova had a 10-point lead at UCLA on the road in a packed Pauley (Pavilion).

College Basketball

Michigan, Juwan Howard Accepts 5-Year Extension | NBC Sports
Despite the loss to Seton Hall, Michigan is doing well under Howard.

Duke basketball players face DWI-related charges | NBC Sports
The grandson of Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski and the coach’s valued freshman recruit, who is considered one of the best NBA prospects, is being charged with impaired driving.

Cole Swider, in addition to shooting, has a huge impact | Inside the Loud House
Syracuse basketball senior striker Cole Swider has, on average, never played more than 20 minutes a game on the court in his three seasons, matching the former Big East …