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Postgame: Virginia coach Tony Bennett on win at Wake Forest

Virginia coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 59-49 win at Wake Forest on Sunday.

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#2 Virginia holds off gritty Wake Forest, wins 59-49

Second-ranked Virginia led Wake Forest by just one at the under-eight media timeout, but back-to-back threes by Devon Hall and De’Andre Hunter gave the ‘Hoos some breathing room, and UVA held on for a 59-49 win Sunday night in Winston-Salem.

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Women’s basketball: Virginia tops Virginia Tech, 61-52

The Virginia women’s basketball team (13-7, 6-1 ACC) picked up a 61-52 victory over Virginia Tech (13-6, 2-5 ACC) on Sunday (Jan. 21) at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.

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Live Blog: #2 UVA faces Wake Forest in ACC Sunday Night Hoops

AFP editor Chris Graham leads our live coverage as #2 UVA (17-1, 6-0 ACC) faces Wake Forest (8-10, 1-5 ACC) Sunday at 6 p.m. in Winston-Salem, N.C.

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Game Preview: #2 Virginia looks to keep rolling at Wake Forest on Sunday

This was supposed to be the year that Danny Manning took Wake Forest basketball to the next level. After a surprise NCAA Tournament appearance in 2017, though, this has been anything but a breakthrough year for Manning and the Demon Deacons.

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Game Notes: #2 Virginia back on the road Sunday at Wake Forest

No. 2 Virginia (17-1, 6-0 ACC) continues ACC men’s basketball game at Wake Forest (8-10, 1-5 ACC) on Sunday, Jan. 21. Tipoff at Joel Coliseum is set for 6 p.m.

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Women’s basketball: Virginia hosts Virginia Tech on Sunday

The Virginia women’s basketball team (12-7, 5-1 ACC) hosts Virginia Tech (13-6, 2-4 ACC) on Sunday, Jan. 21 at 12:30 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.

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Defense, better rebounding, key #2 Virginia in win at Georgia Tech

This is a broken record, so, sorry, but, yes, defense keyed #2 Virginia in its win at Georgia Tech Thursday night.

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Postgame: Virginia coach Tony Bennett on win over Georgia Tech

Virginia coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 64-48 win at Georgia Tech Thursday night.

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#2 Virginia wins at Georgia Tech, 64-48

Second-ranked Virginia overcame a sluggish start to lead by nine at the half en route to a 64-48 win at Georgia Tech on Thursday.

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Live Blog: #2 Virginia faces Georgia Tech in ACC Thursday night action

Chris Graham leads our live blog as second-ranked Virginia (16-1, 5-0 ACC) faces Georgia Tech (10-7, 3-1 ACC) in ACC basketball action on Thursday.

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Analysis: What does Virginia football 2018 schedule portend?

Virginia football took advantage of a favorable schedule to go bowling in 2017 for the first time in six years. An early look at the 2018 schedule suggests that a return trip to the football postseason is possible.

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Virginia announces 2018 football schedule

The Atlantic Coast Conference released the 2018 football schedules for its member institutions today (Jan. 17). Virginia’s slate features 12 regular-season games, including seven home contests and two contests to be played on Fridays.

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#3 Virginia cools off streaking NC State, wins 68-51

Third-ranked Virginia seized control early en route to posting a 68-51 win over NC State on Sunday. The ‘Hoos (16-1, 5-0 ACC) led 10-2 six minutes in and were up by as many as 21 in the second half.

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What to see at UVA: 10 inspiring events commemorating the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Every year, the University of Virginia’s Office of the Vice President and Chief Officer for Diversity and Equity, along with dozens of UVA departments and offices, partners with local organizations to offer a variety of events that echo and continue the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s work.

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UVA study finds teen stress may lead to health consequences later in life

Teen drama is all-consuming; jealousy and conflicts with friends can make adolescents feel the whole world is against them. Now, new research from the University of Virginia has found ramifications from these conflicts may have long-term links to premature aging in adulthood.

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#3 Virginia holds off Syracuse, wins 68-61

A 12-2 second-half run gave #3 Virginia a working margin, but the ‘Hoos had to work to finish off Syracuse in a 68-61 win on Tuesday in Charlottesville.

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Griswold named director of football development, performance at UVA

Virginia head football coach Bronco Mendenhall announced today (Jan. 9) that Shawn Griswold has been named director of football development and performance. He will join the Cavalier staff on Jan. 15.

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Inside the Numbers: Defense ascendant as UVA topples UNC

One quibble from the 61-49 UVA win over defending national champ North Carolina: the Heels, as you would expect, dominated the offensive glass, snaring 48.7 percent of their misses, which, yeah, yikes.

#8 UVA puts the clamps down on #12 UNC, wins 61-49

Defending national champ North Carolina scored just one point in the final 7:11 after cutting the UVA lead to six, and the eighth-ranked ‘Hoos finished off a 61-49 win Saturday.

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The Mendenhall UVA Football Rebuild: Patience

The 49-7 Military Bowl loss to Navy makes clear that the UVA football rebuild ongoing under second-year coach Bronco Mendenhall is far from over.

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UVA football: Ricky Brumfield named assistant coach

UVA head football coach Bronco Mendenhall announced the hiring of Ricky Brumfield as the Cavaliers’ 10th assistant football coach. He will assume the role of special teams coordinator. The 2018 season will be Brumfield’s 18th as a collegiate coach.

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#9 UVA holds off Boston Colllege, 59-58, in ACC opener

Ninth-ranked UVA got 31 points from Ty Jerome, but needed two defensive stops in the final 3.1 seconds, to defeat Boston College, 59-58, on Saturday.

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UVA College of Arts & Sciences presents: The Engagements Lecture Series featuring Danielle Allen

The University of Virginia’s College of Arts & Sciences will return to The Paramount Theater on February 1, at 7 p.m. for the Engagement Lecture Series featuring author and Harvard Professor Danielle Allen.

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UVA football’s Blanding, Kiser, Benkert rolling dice playing in Military Bowl?

You wouldn’t blame UVA seniors Quin Blanding, Micah Kiser or Kurt Benkert for sitting out the Military Bowl. I’m seeing draft boards projecting each of the three going between the third and fifth round of the 2018 NFL Draft, which would translate to roughly $2 million to $3 million in salary and bonuses, assuming a rookie four-year deal.

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UVA will facilitate governor’s new Environmental Justice Advisory Council

Representatives from UVA’s Institute for Environmental Negotiation will serve as facilitators for the 15-member Environmental Justice Advisory Council, which includes leaders from academia, business, public service and non-governmental organizations.

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UVA football announces 2018 early signees

The UVA football program signed 18 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent (NLI) for the 2018-19 academic school year, head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced.

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UVA baseball’s Jake McCarthy listed on preseason All-America team

UVA junior outfielder Jake McCarthy (Scranton, Pa.) was listed on the Collegiate Baseball Preseason All-America Team as a second team honoree. He was one of seven ACC players to be recognized on the first and second teams.

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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 41-10 loss to Boston College on Saturday.

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Boston College hammers UVA, 41-10

Boston College took control early with big plays, then stifled the Virginia offense in a dominating 41-10 victory over the ‘Hoos on Saturday.

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Field hockey: No. 3 Virginia captures ACC regular season title

The No. 3 Virginia field hockey team (13-3, 5-1 ACC) picked up a 2-1 victory at No. 7 Louisville (11-5, 4-2 ACC) on Saturday (Oct. 21) at Trager Stadium in Louisville, Ky.

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Live Blog: UVA faces Boston College in ACC football

Scott German and Josh Simmons handle the live blog duties today as UVA (5-1, 2-0 ACC) faces Boston College (3-4, 1-3 ACC).

UVA Pepsi Blue-White Scrimmage to benefit hurricane relief

The UVA men’s basketball Pepsi Blue-White Scrimmage on Sunday, Oct. 22 will benefit hurricane relief.

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UVA baseball’s Orange & Blue World Series starts Thursday

UVA baseball’s annual fall intrasquad series, the Orange and Blue World Series, begins Thursday (Oct. 19) with a 3:30 p.m. contest at Davenport Field.

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New plan aims to slash unnecessary medical testing

Researchers at top hospitals in the U.S. and Canada have developed an ambitious plan to eliminate unnecessary medical testing.

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UVA study: Inpatient satisfaction improved by five-minute intervention

As hospitals seek to improve inpatient satisfaction, one effective way takes only a few minutes and no expensive equipment.

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UVA Basketball Season Preview: What is the ceiling for the ‘Hoos?

UVA basketball was getting a lot of early, early, early 2017-2018 love this past spring, including some national Top 10 buzz.

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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters on Monday. The ‘Hoos (5-1, 2-0 ACC) face Boston College (3-4, 1-3 ACC) on Saturday.

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Press Conference: UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters at his first press conference of the 2017-2018 basketball season.


Interview: Senior forward Isaiah Wilkins at UVA basketball media day

Senior forward Isaiah Wilkins talks with AFP editor Chris Graham and reporters at UVA basketball media day.