It was close, but Villanova moves on. Scottie Reynolds hit two free throws with 9.1 seconds left to lift the Wildcats in a 73-70 win.
Here's a recap of the final minute:
Scottie Reynolds drained a huge three with 1:14 left, which gave Villanova a 67-61 lead.
Robert Morris answered with a layup with 57 seconds left, but was called for a questionable foul at midcourt. Stokes made one of two free throws to give Villnova a 68-63 leads.
Robert Morris added two free throws with 40 seconds left and followed that with a steal and layup by Mezie Nwigwe to cut Villanova's lead to 68-67 with 35 seconds left.
Yarou hit two from the charity stripe with 28 seconds left to give Villanova a 70-67 lead. After a block, Villanova had a fast break, but Reggie Redding pulled up in front of an open basket instead of finishing the play with a dunk that would've given the 'Cats a 72-67 lead.
Redding was fouled added one more free throw, giving Villanova a 71-67 lead.