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Boomer & Carton: Ex-Villanova Center Chuck Everson Strolls Down Memory Lane

Today marks the 30 year anniversary of Villanova’s improbable upset over Georgetown to win the 1985 college basketball national championship…

WFAN–04/01/2015

Dylan Ennis #31 of the Villanova Wildcats walks off the court after losing to the North Carolina State Wolfpack 71-68 during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 21, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

NC State In Sweet 16 With 71-68 Stunner Over No. 1 Villanova

Villanova went from a top seed to No. 1-and-done.

03/21/2015

Phil Booth #5 celebrates with Dylan Ennis #31 of the Villanova Wildcats against the Marquette Golden Eagles during a quarterfinal game of the Big East basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 12, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

No. 1 Seed Villanova Slams Lafayette 93-52

Thirty years after an improbable run to a stunning national championship, Villanova is going to try it this time around as a prohibitive favorite to reach the Final Four.

03/20/2015

Willie Cauley-Stein (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images), Frank Kaminsky (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images), Jahlil Okafor (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

2015 NCAA Tournament: Top Underdogs, Matchups And Players To Watch

The 2014 NCAA Tournament was one for the ages, filled with bracket-busting upsets, buzzer-beating finishes and star players rising up. This year’s bracket could be even better.

03/19/2015

Kentucky’s Aaron Harrison, left, gets a hug from head coach John Calipari during the second half against Vanderbilt at Rupp Arena on Jan. 20, 2015. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Kentucky Leads The Way With Top Spot In March Madness

The Wildcats are seeded first overall in the tournament and tops in the Midwest Region, in search of six more wins for a perfect season.

03/15/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 13:  Ben Bentil #0 of the Providence Friars goes up to the basket as Daniel Ochefu #23, Josh Hart #3, and JayVaughn Pinkston #22 of the Villanova Wildcats defend during a semifinal game of the Big East basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 13, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

No. 4 Villanova Escapes Providence With 63-61 Win In Big East Semis

Ryan Arcidiacono hit two free throws with 3.1 seconds left after a questionable foul call, and fourth-ranked Villanova escaped Providence 63-61 on Friday night to return to the Big East title game.

03/13/2015

JayVaughn Pinkston #22 of the Villanova Wildcats takes a shot as Joey De La Rosa #34 of the St. John's Red Storm defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on March 7, 2015 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

No. 4 Villanova Dominates In 105-68 Victory Over St. John’s

Daniel Ochefu had 21 points and nine rebounds, JayVaughn Pinkston scored 18 points and No. 4 Villanova rolled to its 12th straight victory, 105-68 over St. John’s on Saturday.

03/07/2015

Ryan Arcidiacono of the Villanova Wildcats wrestles for the ball with Sterling Gibbs of the Seton Hall Pirates on February 16, 2015 at the Pavilion in Villanova, Pennsylvania. The Wildcats defeated the Pirates 80-54 (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Sterling Gibbs Sorry For Forearm Smash To ‘Nova Guard’s Face

Seton Hall coach Kevin Willard issued a statement after Monday night’s loss: “I am extremely disappointed in Sterling’s actions tonight.”

02/17/2015

NCAA Basketball

No. 6 Villanova Cruises To 80-54 Win Over Seton Hall

Darrun Hilliard scored 18 points, Daniel Ochefu had 11 points and 12 rebounds, and No. 6 Villanova cruised to an 80-54 victory over Seton Hall on Monday night.

02/16/2015

D'Angelo Harrison (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Harrison Scores 25, But St. John’s Falls Short Against Villanova 90-72

Darrun Hilliard scored 21 points and No. 8 Villanova rebounded nicely from its first defeat of the season, pulling away from No. 24 St. John’s in the second half for a 90-72 victory Tuesday night.

01/07/2015

Daniel Ochefu #23 of the Villanova Wildcats battles Tyler Roberson #21of the Syracuse Orange for the ball during the second half in an NCAA college basketball game on December 20, 2014 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Villanova defeated Villanova 82-77 in overtime. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

No. 7 Villanova Rallies In 82-77 Overtime Win Over Syracuse

JayVaughn Pinkston had 25 points and 10 rebounds and Darrun Hilliard scored 23 points, keeping No. 7 Villanova undefeated with an 82-77 overtime win over Syracuse on Saturday.

12/20/2014

Josh Hart #3 of the Villanova Wildcats drives to the basket as DeAndre Daniels #2 of the Connecticut Huskies defends during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the First Niagara Center on March 22, 2014 in Buffalo, New York.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Napier Leads UConn In 77-65 Win Over Villanova

Shabazz Napier scored 25 points in leading Connecticut to a 77-65 win over second-seeded Villanova in the third round of the NCAA tournament Saturday night.

03/23/2014

Doug McDermott #3 of the Creighton Bluejays receives congratulations from his father, head coach Greg McDermott of the Creighton Bluejays. (credit: Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Despite Major Shakeup, Big East Tournament Tickets Remains Among Most Expensive

The Big East is as good as ever, particularly after adding a Creighton team that features likely NCAA Player of the Year Doug McDermott.

03/12/2014

St. John's takes on Villanova during the 2013 Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Realigned Big East Hoping For Same Old Buzz At Conference Tourney

This week we find out if the new-look league can drum up the interest of the “old” Big East. The tournament starts Wednesday with first-round games between Seton Hall and Butler and Georgetown and DePaul.

03/12/2014

St. John's v Gonzaga

St. John’s Falls To No. 9 Villanova 57-54

Darrun Hilliard scored 18 points, Ryan Arcidiacono had 12 and No. 9 Villanova beat St. John’s 57-54 on Saturday.

02/22/2014

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