Report: Villanova star Collin Gillespie cleared to return

Villanova star Collin Gillespie reportedly has been cleared to resume all basketball-related activities.CBS Sports said Tuesday that the Wildcats’ 6-foot-3 senior point guard has been given the OK less than six months after a season-ending knee injury.Gillespie was voted co-Big East Player of the Year in 2020-21 after averaging 14.0 points, 4.6 assists and 3.3 rebounds in 20 games.He tore his MCL in the penultimate regular season game on March 3 against Creighton and missed the NCAA Tournament, where the Wildcats (18-7) lost to eventual national champion Baylor in the Sweet 16.