Thousands of fans gathered in center city Philadelphia as the Villanova men’s basketball team rode buses through the streets to a rally at City Hall thursday, April 5 in celebration of the team’s NCAA national championship. Coach Jay Wright and key players expressed their gratitude for the fans. (Photos by Sarah Webb)

Claudette Renville, from Our Lady of Fatima Chruch in Secane, PA, celebrates at the parade honoring Villanova men’s basketball championship win.