Villanova Celebrates NCAA Championship with Parade

The Villanova men's basketball team celebrated their NCAA title victory with a ticker-tape parade in downtown Philadelphia, April 8, 2016. The Villanova Wildcats defeated the North Carolina Tar Heels 77-74 for the NCAA championship title, the team's first since 1985.

19 photos
1/19
AP
Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono holds the trophy during a parade celebrating their NCAA college men's basketball championship, Friday, April 8, 2016, in Philadelphia.
2/19
Getty Images
3/19
AP
Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono holds a trophy as he and his teammates take part in a parade celebrating their NCAA college basketball championship, Friday, April 8, 2016, in Philadelphia.
4/19
Getty Images
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 08: The Villanova Wildcats band performs during the Villanova Wildcats Championship Parade on April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
5/19
AP
Fans cheer for members of the Villanova basketball team during a parade celebrating the team's NCAA college basketball championship, Friday, April 8, 2016, in Philadelphia.
6/19
AP
Fans cheer alongside a cutout of Pope Francis as members of the Villanova basketball team have a parade celebrating their NCAA college basketball championship, Friday, April 8, 2016, in Philadelphia.
7/19
AP
Villanova head coach Jay Wright gestures as the team takes part in a parade celebrating their NCAA college men's basketball championship, Friday, April 8, 2016, in Philadelphia.
8/19
AP
Fans cheer for members of the Villanova basketball team during a parade celebrating the team's NCAA college basketball championship, Friday, April 8, 2016, in Philadelphia.
9/19
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 08: Fans celebrate at the Villanova Wildcats Championship Parade on April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
10/19
Getty Images
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 08: Jalen Brunson #1, Henry Lowe #0, Patrick Farrell #20, and Ryan Arcidiacono #15 of the Villanova Wildcats celebrate during their NCAA Championship parade on April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
11/19
Getty Images
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 08: Fans celebrate at the Villanova Wildcats Championship Parade on April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
12/19
AP
Members of the Villanova basketball team and staff on buses wave during a parade celebrating their NCAA college basketball championship, Friday, April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia.
13/19
AP
Members of the Villanova basketball team wave during a parade celebrating their NCAA college basketball championship, Friday, April 8, 2016, in Philadelphia.
14/19
Getty Images
15/19
Getty Images
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 08: The Villanova Wildcats celebrate in front of City Hall during their NCAA Championship Parade on April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
16/19
Getty Images
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 08: Ryan Arcidiacono #15 of the Villanova Wildcats kisses the NCAA National Championship trophy during the Villanova Wildcats Championship Parade on April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
17/19
Getty Images
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 08: Fans celebrate at the Villanova Wildcats Championship Parade on April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
18/19
Getty Images
PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 08: Kris Jenkins #2 of the Villanova Wildcats acknowledges the crowd during the Villanova Wildcats Championship Parade on April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
19/19
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 08: Daniel Ochefu #23 of the Villanova Wildcats holds up the NCAA National Championship trophy during the Villanova Wildcats Championship Parade on April 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
Contact Us