PHILADELPHIA -- After suffering its second loss of the season, top-ranked Villanova will look to rebound with a home matchup against Butler on Saturday afternoon at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Wildcats (22-2, 9-2 Big East) were stunned 79-75 by visiting St. John's on Wednesday night. The Red Storm snapped Villanova's nine-game winning streak.
Villanova's only other loss this season came against Butler in a 101-93 defeat on Dec.
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The biggest matchup to date in the reconfigured Big East features the Creighton Bluejays (15-3, 5-1) against the No. 4 Villanova Wildcats (16-1, 5-0) at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. The game tips off at 7 p.m. ET. Creighton s...