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Villanova builds on its winning recruiting formula

How will a national title impact Jay Wright's recruiting at Villanova? Elsa/Getty Images

Little more than two weeks after Villanova captured the NCAA championship, the Wildcats landed their first commitment in the class of 2017 from local Philadelphia product Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree.

While the pledge might have been construed as anti-climactic from those expecting coach Jay Wright to make a splash with his newfound recruiting collateral, it was completely in line with the philosophical shift that built his national championship roster.