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'''Villanova University''' is a [[Pennsylvania]] [[private schools|private]] [[university]] founded in  1842.<ref>http://www.heritage.villanova.edu/history.html</ref> It is located in Villanova, Radnor Township, Pennsylvania. It ranked #1 in US News's 2008 "Universities-Master's (North): Top Schools" list.<ref>http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/usnews/edu/college/rankings/brief/t1univmas_n_brief.php</ref> It was ranked the #1 school in PC Magazine's Top 20 Wired Colleges.<ref>{{cite web|title=#1 Villanova University|work=PC Magazine|language=English|url=http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2073411,00.asp}}</ref>
 
'''Villanova University''' is a [[Pennsylvania]] [[private schools|private]] [[university]] founded in  1842.<ref>http://www.heritage.villanova.edu/history.html</ref> It is located in Villanova, Radnor Township, Pennsylvania. It ranked #1 in US News's 2008 "Universities-Master's (North): Top Schools" list.<ref>http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/usnews/edu/college/rankings/brief/t1univmas_n_brief.php</ref> It was ranked the #1 school in PC Magazine's Top 20 Wired Colleges.<ref>{{cite web|title=#1 Villanova University|work=PC Magazine|language=English|url=http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2073411,00.asp}}</ref>
 
==Athletics==
 
==Athletics==
Villanova has 10 men's and 12 women's [[sport]]s teams.<ref name="sports" /> The men's [[basketball]] team has won two national championships, in 1985 and again in 2016.<ref>http://www.ncaasports.com/basketball/mens/history</ref>  The 1985 team was a #8 seed in the tournament and remains the lowest-seed ever to win the tournament.
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Villanova has 10 men's and 12 women's [[sport]]s teams.<ref name="sports" /> The men's [[basketball]] team has won three national championships, in 1985, 2016, and 2018.<ref>http://www.ncaasports.com/basketball/mens/history</ref>  The 1985 team was a #8 seed in the tournament and remains the lowest-seed ever to win the tournament.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 19:14, 4 November 2018

Villanova University
City: Villanova, Radnor Township, Pennsylvania
Type: Private
Sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, field hockey, football, golf, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, volleyball, water polo[1]
Colors: dark blue, light blue, white
Mascot: Wildcats
Website: http://www.villanova.edu/

Villanova University is a Pennsylvania private university founded in 1842.[2] It is located in Villanova, Radnor Township, Pennsylvania. It ranked #1 in US News's 2008 "Universities-Master's (North): Top Schools" list.[3] It was ranked the #1 school in PC Magazine's Top 20 Wired Colleges.[4]

Athletics

Villanova has 10 men's and 12 women's sports teams.[1] The men's basketball team has won three national championships, in 1985, 2016, and 2018.[5] The 1985 team was a #8 seed in the tournament and remains the lowest-seed ever to win the tournament.

References