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Men's college basketball preview: USF Bulls at No. 7 Villanova Wildcats


USF at No. 7 Villanova

When/where: 9; The Pavilion, Villanova, Pa.

TV/radio: BHSN; 1250-AM

Records: USF 16-10, 6-8 Big East; Villanova 22-4, 11-3

Notable: The Wildcats average 84.2 points, best in the Big East. They are led by Gs Scottie Reynolds (19.0 ppg) and Corey Fisher (14.1 ppg). … The Bulls' frontcourt has been limited by injuries, with C Alex Rivas slowed by a hip flexor, F Augustus Gilchrist returning from an ankle injury and F Jarrid Famous recovering from a knee injury. All will play. … G Dominique Jones needs to regain the form that made him the nation's leading scorer in January. A key is getting to the free-throw line. In the past four games, he went 10-of-12 in a win against Cincinnati and a combined 7-of-11 in three losses.

Greg Auman, Times staff writer

Men's college basketball preview: USF Bulls at No. 7 Villanova Wildcats 02/23/10 [Last modified: Tuesday, February 23, 2010 6:56pm]
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