Whitmore sparks Villanova past Oklahoma in fantastic debut


              Oklahoma's Jacob Groves (34) goes up for a shot between Villanova's Chris Arcidiacono (4) and Mark Armstrong (2) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
            
              Oklahoma's Grant Sherfield (25) goes up for a shot against Villanova's Cam Whitmore (22) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
            Former Villanova head coach Jay Wright watches warmups before an NCAA college basketball game between Villanova and Oklahoma, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Former Villanova head coach Jay Wright smiles before an NCAA college basketball game between Villanova and Oklahoma, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Oklahoma head coach Porter Moser reacts to a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Villanova, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Oklahoma's Tanner Groves (35) leaps for a rebound against Villanova's Brandon Slater (34) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Villanova's Cam Whitmore (22) reacts after an NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Villanova head coach Kyle Neptune reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Villanova's Cam Whitmore, right, goes up for a shot against Oklahoma's Jacob Groves during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Villanova's Cam Whitmore, left, goes up for a shot against Oklahoma's Tanner Groves during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Villanova's Cam Whitmore, right, goes up for a shot against Oklahoma's Jacob Groves during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Oklahoma's Jacob Groves reacts after a basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Villanova, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)