Coach: Jay Wright (11 seasons at Villanova 237-130) Overall 359-215, 18 years
2011-12: Record 13-19 overall, 5-13 in Big East ( Tie 13th)
Starters Returning (3) Mouphtaou Yarou, JayVaughn Pinkston, James Bell
Preseason Tournament: 2K Sports Classic/Wounded Warrior Classic
Top Non-Conference Games: at Vanderbilt, vs. Temple, at St. Joes
Transfer In: Tony Chennault (Wake – likely to play immediately); Dylan Ennis (Rice)
Transfer Out: Markus Kennedy (SMU), Ty Johnson
Early Departure: Maalik Wayns; Dominic Cheek
Villanova had a very disappointing season it was the worst record for Jay Wright at Villanova. The Wildcats lose their top 2 scorers from last season. Both of the players left early to enter the NBA draft. Villanova had the worst field goal shooting percentage in the Big East. The positive news the Wildcats return three starters and bring in a very good transfer from Wake Forest.
Villanova returns all three starters in the frontcourt. Leading the way is center Mouphtao...