Villanova Basketball: Darryl Reynolds Won’t Play vs. Xavier

The Villanova basketball team will be down a starter for this afternoon’s Big East clash with Xavier.

On Saturday morning, the school announced senior forward Darryl Reynolds will not suit up for the No. 2 Wildcats. Reynolds, who is considered day-to-day, is currently dealing with a rib injury.

Eric Paschall will likely start in his place.

The team will also be without redshirt freshman Tim Delaney, who underwent hip surgery earlier this week.

Injury Update: Senior Darryl Reynolds is out for today's game at No 24 Xavier with a rib injury. Listed as day-to-day moving forward.

— Villanova MBB (@NovaMBB) February 11, 2017

Also, Tim Delaney underwent surgery on his left hip on Wednesday and is not with the Wildcats today. There is no time table for a return.

— Villanova MBB (@NovaMBB) February 11, 2017

This season, Reynolds is averaging 5.3 points and 5.5 rebounds per game.

Tip-off between the Wildcats and Musketeers at Cinatas Center in Cincinnati is set for 2:30 p.m. ET on FOX.

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