7:30 PM ET, November 17, 2008
The Pavilion, Villanova, Pennsylvania
Villanova wins 17th straight home game behind Cunningham's career-high 31
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Dante Cunningham needed to get loud to really get noticed.Villanova coach Jay Wright wants Cunningham to become more of a consistent scorer this season and add another threat to the Wildcats' guard-oriented offense. The first step for the senior forward was demanding the ball.Cunningham asked for it and delivered the best all-around game of his career.
• Villanova topped 100 points for the first time since last December against Hartford.
• The Wildcats have won 17 straight home games, the second-longest streak at the Pavilion (23 straight is the record).
• Under Jay Wright, Villanova is 23-7 in games played in the month of November.
• Since defeating Georgetown in 1978, Fordham has lost 45 consecutive games vs. ranked opponents.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||23-65 (.354)||35-60 (.583)|
|3P Made-Attempted||8-26 (.308)||7-14 (.500)|
|FT Made-Attempted||14-18 (.778)||30-36 (.833)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||25 (0/0)||23 (0/0)|
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