VILLANOVA, Pa. – Tony Chennault (Philadelphia, Pa./Neumann-Goretti High School) has elected to remain at Villanova and will play his senior season for the Wildcats in 2013-14. Chennault had announced his intention to seek a transfer to another university last month.
“Our basketball family is happy that Tony has had a change of heart and decided that he wants to complete his college career and graduate from Villanova,” stated Wildcats head coach Jay Wright.
Chennault appeared in all 34 of Villanova’s games as a reserve in his junior year of 2012-13, averaging 3.6 points and 18.5 minutes per contest. He came to Villanova after spending two years at Wake Forest University, where he started 31 games for the Demon Deacons in 2011-12.