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Villanova Had Major Issues Getting To Boston - But They Made It

Villanova's team bus gets stuck in the snow.

Villanova has arrived in Boston for its Sweet 16 game on Friday night. Finally.

The Wildcats were flying into Massachusetts today. It didn't go very smoothly, though.

A major snowstorm has hit the Northeast earlier today. This is causing a lot of travel problems.

Among them: Villanova's attempt to get to the airport.

"Villanova team bus having MAJOR trouble due to snow. Trying to get to airport for charter flight. So far NO luck," reports Mark Meany.

Check this out:

Then, the bus got stuck:

The bus ended up getting the team to the airport safely. But, the plane took a while to takeoff.

It was grounded for a while and had to be de-iced.

Eventually, it was able to take off. And it landed safely in Boston earlier this evening.

Villanova and West Virginia are set to tip off at 7:27 p.m. E.T. on Friday. The game will be televised on TBS.