The Villanova Wildcats defeated the Miami Hurricanes for the contending spot for the too 4. Ryan Arcidiacno and Kris Jenkins each scored 21 points at the game on March 25th, 2016. The Wildcats had a shooting field goal percentage winning this game made them (32-5) earning them their third trip to regional. Villanova plays top-seeded Kansas on Saturday in the regional final. Ocher added 17 points, and Josh Hart had 14 for Villanova.
Losing this game made the Miami Hurricanes (27-8) now 0-3 in the round and 0-2 with their coach Jim Larrawaga. Sheldon McClellan scored 26 points for Miami making 5 3’s. Rodriguez added 13. The Villanova Wildcats’ sensational defense seems to stop all opposition. Villanova lead 43-37 with Jenkins coming through with clutch shots. Although Miami brought the game close with a 16-2 run, they just couldn’t come out with the win.