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32-4, 2nd in Big East
Villanova 'playing the best basketball' right now (1:08)

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Donte DiVincenzo talks about his play in Villanova's win over Alabama.


Malinda Adams ESPN Producer 

The Villanova Wildcats are fired up walking back into the locker room after beating Alabama and advanced to the Sweet 16.

John Gasaway ESPN Insider 

Villanova rolled over Alabama with a 3-point barrage. Led by 23 points from Mikal Bridges, the Wildcats dominated the second half and won going away 81-58. Per ESPN Stats & Info, 'Nova has made more 3s (31) in its last two NCAA tournament games than any team since Loyola Marymount in 1990.

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

During its stay in Pittsburgh, No. 1 seed Villanova had to answer questions about its recent NCAA tournament exits. Consider its 81-58 win over Alabama a mighty big statement -- the Wildcats' 3-point shooting and stellar defense got them into the Sweet Sixteen and past those queries.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

How quickly Virginia's title hopes plummeted:

Brunson after Villanova's win: 'We're really confident in each other' (1:11)

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Villanova's Phil Booth on his team's hot shooting night.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Villanova has a better chance of reaching the Elite 8 (71%) at the moment than Tennessee does of reaching the Sweet 16 (69%) even though the Volunteers have already won a game.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Despite late-season struggles, Trae Young still ranks seventh in our opponent-adjusted win shares metric. Villanova's Jalen Brunson is currently the leader.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

With the first round of the NCAA tournament about to tip off, here's one more quick look at the 30 *best* teams in college basketball, according to BPI. All but two earned a berth.

Williams: Nova has 'easiest path' to Final Four (0:27)

Team Stats

Points Per Game86.91st
Rebounds Per Game35.5171st
Assists Per Game16.815th
Points Allowed70.3118th

Tournament History

Final Fours5
Tournament Record58-36
Championship Seasons1985, 2016
Tournament Appearances37