Villanova Was my 2nd choice for a reason."-- this time to Penn. So the Wildcats' 25-game winning streak in games against Big 5 opponents is done, and Jay Wright's team is now 8-3 with a 27-point loss at home to Michigan, a loss at home to Furman, and a loss at Penn. Meantime, Jahvon Quinerly, the five-star freshman point guard, is averaging just 8.6 minutes per contest after playing only one minute against Penn. He apparently jumped on Instagram late Tuesday and posted the following: "
Obviously, none of this is good.
So Matt Norlander and I opened this episode of the Eye on College Basketball Podcast by discussing the reigning national champions' disappointing start to the season -- and this awkward and unusual situation with Quinerly. After that, the conversation went like this:
- 12:42: If Villanova isn't the Big East's best team, who is?
- 20:02: Big East commissioner
- 29:03: Gonzaga coach
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