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UVA to face Georgia in 2020 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game

UVA football will be featured in the 2020 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game in a matchup with Georgia to cap off college football’s opening weekend.


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Gameday Coverage: #4 Virginia at Georgia Tech in ACC hoops

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads our gameday coverage as #4 Virginia (12-2, 1-1 ACC) travels to Georgia Tech (10-5, 0-2 ACC) on Saturday.


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Shane Beamer added to Georgia football staff

New Georgia football coach Kirby Smart announced the addition of former Virginia Tech associate head coach Shane Beamer to his staff on Tuesday.


Georgia alum Cody Anderson named director of basketball operations at Longwood

Cody Anderson, former student manager for the University of Georgia men’s basketball program, joined the Longwood men’s basketball staff as director of operations, head coach Jayson Gee announced Thursday.


Ex-UVA quarterback Greyson Lambert transferring to Georgia

Multiple news outlets are confirming that former UVA starting quarterback Greyson Lambert is transferring to Georgia. The news comes down on Wednesday, a day after published reports indicated interest from UGA coach Mark Richt, who had recruited Lambert, a Georgia prep star, out of high school.


UVA Road to the Final Four: Breaking down the Charlotte bracket in the East Regional

For weeks, UVA basketball seemed destined for the East Regional, a road to the Final Four that would take the Cavs first to Charlotte, then to Syracuse.


Georgia baseball explodes in seventh, downs Longwood

Georgia exploded for 12 runs on nine hits in the seventh and eighth innings to overcome a 4-3 Longwood lead and cruise to a series victory in Sunday’s finale at Foley Field.


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#2 UVA basketball: And there’s room for improvement for Cavs?

UVA has hit a new high in the post-Ralph Sampson years with the #2 rankings in the Associated Press and USA Today coaches polls this week. But is there actually room for improvement for the Cavs?


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Virginia Tech research shows how stock ownership levels can influence executives’ pursuit of risky strategies abroad

Compensation for senior corporate executives typically includes shares of the company’s stock in addition to base salary, bonuses, and various benefits and perks.


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ACC Power Rankings: Deeper than we’d thought

Going into the start of ACC play last weekend, it looked like it was really a tale of two conferences: Duke, UVA and Louisville in the one, and everybody else in the other.


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Charlottesville neighborhood development services director accepts position in Georgia

Charlottesville Neighborhood Development Services Director Jim Tolbert has accepted the position of Assistant City Manager of Sandy Springs, Georgia.


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UVA-Florida State men’s basketball game sold out

The UVA men’s basketball game against Florida State on Sunday, Feb. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena is sold out. The sellout marks Virginia’s seventh of the season, its most since selling out eight games in 2007-08.


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What do we know about ACC basketball after a topsy-turvy opening weekend?

We thought we had the ACC all figured out. #3 UVA escaped unranked Miami in two overtimes. Notre Dame had a similar double-OT scrape with Georgia Tech at home, then went to Chapel Hill and took down the Tar Heels on Big Monday. Virginia Tech fell just short of coming all the way back from a 22-point deficit to Syracuse.


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Georgia tops cold-shooting Norfolk State, 63-50

A cold shooting day doomed the Norfolk State men’s basketball team in a 63-50 loss to Georgia on Saturday afternoon at the Stegeman Coliseum.


UVA-Davidson basketball game sold out

The Virginia men’s basketball game against Davidson on Tuesday, Dec. 30 at 6 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena is sold out. The sellout marks Virginia’s sixth of the season and most since selling out seven contests during the 2007-08 season.


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New accelerator countering cyber attacks by growing new companies

The Center for Innovative Technology announced today that after 16 months in operation, its MACH37™ Cyber Accelerator has launched 17 new cyber security companies.


UVA ranked #3 in Collegiate Baseball preseason poll

Third-ranked UVA leads seven Atlantic Coast Conference baseball teams in Collegiate Baseball Newspaper’s preseason poll, tied for the most from any conference.


Greyson Lambert vs. Matt Johns: ‘Hoo was the better UVA QB?

Greyson Lambert was the starting quarterback for the UVA opener at home against Top 10 UCLA on Aug. 30, but he didn’t even make it to halftime.


UVA-Harvard basketball game sold out

The UVA men’s basketball game against Harvard on Sunday, Dec. 21 at 12 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena is sold out.


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ACC releases 2014 coaches football awards, All-ACC teams

ACC Player of the Year James Conner of Pitt leads the 2014 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Football Team, as selected by the league’s 14 head coaches.


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Virginia Tech cornerback Brandon Facyson suffers broken leg in practice

Virginia Tech head athletic trainer Mike Goforth announced Monday that sophomore cornerback Brandon Facyson suffered a tibia and fibula fracture of his left leg at practice on Sunday.


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Being a good corporate citizen is strategic, says Virginia Tech researcher

In the hospitality and tourism industry, being a good corporate citizen is strategic, because it results in superior financial performance.


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Virginia Tech joins 11 ACC teams in bowls

Florida State’s selection as the No. 3 seed in inaugural College Football Playoff highlighted a Sunday in which 11 of the 14 ACC football members were chosen to participate in postseason bowl games.


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Virginia Tech researcher developing online tools to help users adopt better privacy practices

Research shows a growing concern for online privacy, but Internet users give up personal information every day in exchange for the convenience and functionality of a variety of online services.


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The talent is there: UVA places 10 on All-ACC football teams

Seven defensive players highlight the 10 players from UVA football named to the 2014 All-Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Football team, as announced Monday by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA).