Mike Nardi

  • Status: Director of Student Athlete Development
  • Hometown: Linden, NJ
  • High School: St. Patricks
  • College: Villanova


A former Professional athlete of G3, Mike Nardi was a four-year starter at guard for the Wildcats from 2003-07 returned to his alma mater in September 2015 in the role of Director of Student-Athlete Development after an eight year professional career spent in Italy.

As a Wildcat, Nardi was named to the 2004 BIG EAST All-Rookie Team after starting all 35 games as a freshman. He would remain an integral part of some of Villanova’s most successful teams in the mid-2000’s, helping VU reach the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 in 2005 and the NCAA Tournament Elite Eight in 2006. As a senior he helped mentor freshman Scottie Reynolds while helping lead the Wildcats back to the NCAA Tournament and he was named Honorable Mention All-BIG EAST. 

Nardi scored 1,306 points in his Villanova career. His 423 career assists place him in 12th place in school history.