VILLANOVA 8/1

Villanova has the potential to create a real dynasty in college basketball as they seek their third championship in four seasons next winter. The Wildcats do lose their top four scorers from a year ago, but they still have some returning talent that should step up and combine with a strong recruiting class. Eric Paschall averaged 10.6 points and 5.3 rebounds last season while Phil Booth put up 10.0 points, 3.2 rebounds and 2.9 assists per contest. Five-start point guard Jahvon Quinerly should also make a major impact for the Wildcats and grad transfer Joe Cremo from Albany averaged 17.8 points per game last season. Jay Wright should have another top contender on his hands next season:

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