Featured is a Villanova Wildcats signed 16x20 2018 National Champions photo. This photo was signed by Jalen Brunson Mikal Bridges Tom Leibig Matt Kennedy and Denny Grace. This ball was signed at a private signing witnessed by JSA representative and comes with the JSA hologram and certificate of authenticity. Led by head coach Jay Wright in his 17th year the Wildcats played their home games at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia Pennsylvania as members of the Big East Conference. The Wildcats finished the season 36–4 14–4 in Big East play to finish in second place. They defeated Marquette Butler and Providence to win the Big East Tournament championship. As a result they received the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament as the No. 1 seed in the East region their third No.1 seed in four years. They defeated Radford Alabama West Virginia and Texas Tech to advance to the Final Four for the second time in three years. In the National Semifinal they defeated Kansas before defeating Michigan in the National Championship game to win their second national championship in three years. They won every game of the tournament by a double-digit margin and the team's tournament run has been called among the most dominant ever.