On Wednesday, Saint Louis University head basketball coach Jim Crews announced that Villanova transfer Achraf “Ash” Yacoubou has been added to the Billiken roster.
Here is what Crews said at the announcement,
“Ash is a high-character, high-motor young man who has been coached at a high level during his prep career and in college. We are excited to get to work with Ash, and...
Villanova transfer Achraf Yacoubou spoke to BillikenReport.com about his commitment to the Saint Louis Billikens on late Saturday night.
With each top-five upset, Villanova put more fans on the court than some schools can get in the seats.
Wins over Louisville and Syracuse at the Wells Fargo Center created a mad dash for students to celebrate with Ryan Arcidiacono, Achraf Yacoubou and all the other Wildcats who put a team coming off a 19-loss tailspin a year ago into the hunt for an NCAA tournament bid.
Via AP on Fox
March 05, 2013
Achraf Yacoubou was lost in a swarm of Villanova fans who had rushed the court, mobbing the Wildcats in celebration of one of their biggest wins in recent history.
Yacoubou ignited the wild scene with a 3-pointer. It only made sense he was in the middle of the party.
Yacoubou hit the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 3:57 left to help Villanova upset No. 5 Louisville 73-64 on Tuesday...
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January 22, 2013