Daniel Smith threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Villanova took an early lead and held it to beat Bucknell 45-10 on Saturday.
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Daniel Smith threw touchdowns to three different receivers and Villanova overwhelmed Lehigh 38-10 on Saturday.
- Future PSU schedules include Delaware, Villanova
- Wake adds Villanova to 2020 schedule
- Villanova loses PF Spellman for academic redshirt
- Villanova coach Talley to retire after '16 season
No matter the tough road assignment, Villanova has played with midseason form to open a new campaign under coach Mark Ferrante.
While Penn State hasn't played an FCS team since 2011, it will host regional FCS opponents Villanova and Delaware in the next decade. Delaware has never played Penn State, while Villanova last faced the Nittany Lions in 1951.
Wake Forest has added Villanova to its 2020 schedule while its game with Tulane that season has been pushed back to 2027.
Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer
Villanova offensive tackle Brad Seaton is 6-foot-7, 310 pounds. The Titans took him at 236 in the seventh round. He'll have to learn to get low to maximize his chance to stick in the NFL.
Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer
Villanova DE Tanoh Kpassagnon was the first player from a FCS school to be drafted this year when Kansas City took him No. 59 overall.
Chiefs add big-bodied DE Tanoh Kpassagnon
Kansas City selected the 6-foot-7, 289-pound Villanova product, who has one of the higher ceilings in this 2017 class.
Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer
The Chiefs went for need with their second round pick by drafting Villanova defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon. The Chiefs recently released starter Jaye Howard. Another lineman, Bennie Logan, is a potential free agent at the end of the 2017 season.
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Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer
Villanova defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon turned in an unofficial 4.83 40 at the NFL combine. That's at 6 foot 7 and 280 pounds! He also turned in a 30-inch vertical and 128 inches on the broad jump, tied for fourth-best among defensive linemen since 2006. I'm told he did meet with the Bucs at the Senior Bowl and met with them informally in Indianapolis.
Kris Jenkins showed that he can be more than a "smoove" shooter in Villanova's rout of Xavier, inspiring the No. 3 Wildcats with his all-around play.
North Dakota State, the No. 1 seed in the FCS Playoffs, will begin its quest for a sixth straight national championship next week. The first round kicks off this weekend.
Villanova freshman Omari Spellman will sit out the upcoming season as an academic redshirt after the NCAA determined that he did not complete his initial eligibility requirements in time.
James Conner's second touchdown
Pittsburgh RB James Conner, who missed most of last year after being diagnosed with cancer, is making a big impact in his return to the field. QB Nathan Peterman finds him here for a nine-yard TD reception. Pitt leads Villanova 14-0 at the half.
Conner scores first touchdown
Star Pittsburgh RB James Conner runs for a 3-yard touchdown, his first since returning to the field. He missed all but one game last season after being diagnosed with cancer.