The 2011-12 season was a resounding failure for the Villanova Wildcats, regardless of the measuring stick used to gauge it.
Not only did the Wildcats fail to make the postseason, but they were also one of the Big East’s worst teams, posting a losing records of 13-19 overall and a conference mark of 5-13. They routinely punished bettors for supporting them as they finished the season 8-19-2 against the spread.
Will 2012-13 be more of the same, or will Villanova turn things around?
Here are seven bold predictions for the upcoming college basketball season.