Ed Donohue

  • joined Jul 12, 2012
  • last login Jul 12, 2014
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Villanova Class of 1977; BS - Accounting
NYU Stern School of Business 1990 - MBA - Finance

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Happy Easter from VU Hoops!


The Great Gift of Easter is Hope.  Never Lose Hope Nova Nation! Happy Easter From the Staff of VUHoops.com

Closest to the Pin: Georgetown

PacADAM earned no points in this round, but had enough in the tank with wins in the Syracuse and Creighton games and a second place finish in the St. John's game to win the contest with 13 points...

Closest to the Pin Round 11: Marquette

Despite not scoring in this round, pacADAM maintained his hold on first place. However, villanovakevin14 earned five points, leapfrogging into second place and jnmurf16 joined a three-way tie for...

Closest to the Pin Round 10: Butler

Once again, no one came close to picking the score in this one. Both Vegas and the VUHoops crowd were way off the mark. However, there are always winners in the Closest to the Pin contest, and in...

Closest to the Pin: St. John's

No one came close to picking the score in this one. Vegas and the VUHoops crowd both were way off the mark. However, there are always winners in the Closest to the Pin contest, and in this round...

Closest to the Pin: Seton Hall

We had three first time winners in this round. PacAdam was shut-out for the third round in a row, but remains in first place on the strength of five-point wins in the Syracuse and Creighton games....

Closest to the Pin: Xavier

NovaEngineer moves into a tie for second place with five points in this round. Original Honey Badger joins the leader board with class, also earning five points. pacAdam is hanging onto first...

Closest to the Pin: Temple

The VUHoops Crowd had a good sense of this one, picking the Cats to win by 17 (vs. the final winning margin of 16). The leader after five rounds, pacADAM, was a bit too conservative, picking the...

Closest to the Pin: Creighton

Perhaps we should have seen the writing on the wall when BosshogHazzard's prediction was only one standard deviation away from the mean prediction and he lost the distinction of being the Master...

DePaul: Closest to the Pin

The VUHoops Crowd sweeps Vegas in this round.

Closest to the Pin: Providence


Nova fans see the Cats winning this one by a comfortable margin. The Vegas odds makers see it the same way, but expect a much lower scoring game. Gotta like the over in this one!

Doctor Oliver's Take on 2013

With the exception of Temple, the out-of-conference portion of the schedule is now in the books. Let's take a look at how the Cats have performed so far.

Closest to the Pin: Syracuse


The Vegas odds makers came closer than the VUHoops crowd in picking the final score in this one.

Villanova Transfers: In & Out


Villanova's roster has been dramatically reshaped by transfers in recent years, but the Wildcats are not alone in that distinction. ESPN's Dana O'Neill wrote in a recent article that "40...

A Look back at the 1975-76 Squad

Villanova's 1975-76 team went 16-11 but was not spectacular in any meaningful way. However, it had several players and coaches who went on to do remarkable things in their careers. It's time...

Closest to the Pin Contest Results

With the Cat's 2013-14 season beginning to look like a lot of fun, we've decided to bring back an old VUHoops favorite, the Closest to the Pin Contest. The contest covers all Big East regular...

Advanced Stats: Through Dr. Olliver's Lens at 7-0

The Cats continue to do better than their opponents on at least three out of four critical statistics, providing one compelling explanation for their great start.

The Dr's 4-Game Analysis

An assessment of the Villanova's performance through four games using the four advanced statistics most correlated with winning suggests that the Cats are doing a lot of things well so far this...

Is there wisdom in the VU Hoops crowd?

The votes are tallied and it's time to announce the results of our fourth annual "Wisdom of Crowds" poll.

The Wisdom of Crowds series returns!

We enlist the VU Hoops community to get a pulse for the upcoming season.

Week in Review: Final Summer Installment

With football in the air and summer rapidly drawing to a close, we fold up our tents with this our final 2013 edition of the Villanova Week in Review. We hope we made the long off-season feel a bit...

Villanova Week in Review — August 17

A selection of the week's major stories in Villanova news, brought to you by Ed Donohue every weekend during the offseason.

Villanova Week in Review: August 10

Things have gone a bit quiet on the basketball recruiting front, while football is beginning to heat up. The countdown clock reads 21 days until the season opener against Boston College. ...

The Week In Review- It's August Already

Chris remains on oxygen and bed rest after an exhausting week covering all of the breaking 'Nova recruiting news. I recap those developments and everything else Villanova in this edition of the...

Villanova Week In Review - July 27

There was lots of news this week about Villanova football and Jay's top recruiting targets ... Dwayne Anderson breaks the hearts of admiring female fans everywhere when he says "I do" around 6PM...

Villanova Week in Review


Well, it's mid-July, and we are finally seeing a bit of a slowdown in 'Nova-relevant news. Yet there's plenty still to catch up on this week, with competition for Villanova's top recruiting targets heating up...

Villanova Week In Review - July 13


It's mid-July, and the 'Nova-relevant news keeps pouring in. The pundits are beginning to tell us what we can expect next year from Villanova and the new Big East.

Week in Review: Independence Edition


Ed is back with the Week in Review

Villanova Week In Review - June 29

It's time for Ed's Weekly Recap!

Ed's Week in Review


It was a great week for Villanova recruiting, but the Cat’s 2014 hoops cupboard still lays bare.

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