7:00 PM ET, January 28, 2009
PHILADELPHIA -- A Philly guy had a career night in the last college basketball game to be played in the Spectrum.That will be Reggie Redding's only memory of the place as he never saw a game in the building where he had a career-high 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds as No. 21 Villanova beat No. 3 Pittsburgh 67-57 on Wednesday.
• At the final NCAA game at the Wachovia Spectrum, Villanova got its first win over a ranked opponent this season. The Wildcats are now 1-4 vs. ranked opponents this season.
• Villanova's Reggie Redding led all scorers with a career-high 18 points, including a perfect 10-for-10 at the free throw line.
• Pittsburgh has lost 10 of its last 16 road games and lost nine of its last 12 vs. ranked Big East opponents.
• Villanova improved to 31-28 all-time at the Wachovia Spectrum.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||22-54 (.407)||21-47 (.447)|
|3P Made-Attempted||3-16 (.188)||6-15 (.400)|
|FT Made-Attempted||10-17 (.588)||19-28 (.679)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||24 (0/0)||14 (0/0)|
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