Winners of the Big East Competition after ending up 2nd in the conference to the Xavier Musketeers in the routine season, the Wildcats have actually rolled through the competition with double digit triumphes over Radford, Alabama, West Virginia and Texas Tech prior to hanging a 95-79 defeat on the Kansas Jayhawks.
Villanova drizzled three-point efforts down on the Jayhawks striking 18-of-40 while shooting 36-of-65 total from the flooring.
Eric Paschall blazed a trail for the Wildcats with 24 points as all 5 Villanova beginners remained in double figures. Gamer of the Year Jalen Brunson included 18 points and Donte DiVincenzo came off the bench to contribute an additional 15.
It was another frustrating end to a season for Kansas who took a 2-0 lead in the very first minute of the video game and did not lead once again as the Jayhawks stormed to an early 22-5 benefit prior to travelling to the comfy success and a location in the last at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
When they fell to Michigan, in the very first video game of the Final Four the Loyola (Chi) Ramblers lastly saw their Cinderella story come to an end.
Loyola (Chi) took a seven-point lead into the half-time break, however might not preserve their upset effort as they ultimately fell 69-57 to the Wolverines.
Moritz Wagner was the distinction for Michigan as the junior from Berlin, Germany paced the Wolverines with 24 points and 15 rebounds.