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Topple-seed: Villanova stunned 65-62 by Wisconsin in NCAA

Top-seeded Villanova was bounced from the NCAA Tournament by eighth-seeded Wisconsin, which overcame foul trouble for two of its stars in the second half Saturday to upset the defending champions 65-62 in the East region.

Jenkins’ shot still hangs over No. 1 seeds Villanova, UNC

North Carolina’s Joel Berry II still replays it in his mind, over and over. The ball left the hand of Villanova’s Kris Jenkins, reached the height of its arc as the horn sounded then dropped through the net a split second before confetti started falling from the rafters. And as the Wildcats celebrated a national championship, the Tar Heels walked off the court in Houston in disbelief.

No. 2 Villanova beats Seton Hall in Big East semifinals

Josh Hart scored 19 points, including the game-winning basket with 9.6 seconds to play and No. 2 Villanova beat Seton Hall 55-53 in the semifinals of the Big East Tournament. Hart’s three-point play on a rebound was the fifth lead change of the final 4 minutes and there were two ties.

Hart, Jenkins lead way as No. 2 Villanova routs Georgetown

WASHINGTON – Cheshire cat grins flashed across the faces of Villanova senior guards Josh Hart and Kris Jenkins as they pondered coming home to the D.C. area to face Georgetown one last time. “Regular game, man,” Hart said. “Regular game.”

Jay Wright takes Villanova fans behind the scenes in ‘Attitude’

Villanova coach Jay Wright has recounted the national championship season in the new book, “Attitude: Develop a Winning Mindset On and Off the Court.” Wright’s book outlines the steps Villanova made to reach the pinnacle of college basketball and is sprinkled with inspirational leadership tidbits that showcase how it takes more than topflight talent to build a prominent program.

Top 25 Capsules: No. 2 Villanova rolls past Xavier

Jalen Brunson and Donte DiVincenzo scored 17 points apiece in Villanova’s balanced offense, and the Wildcats led most of the way to in a 73-57 defeat of Xavier, which suffered another significant injury.