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Live Blog: UVA football faces UNC in ACC road opener

AFP editor Chris Graham leads our live blog as UVA (4-1, 1-0 ACC) faces UNC (1-5, 0-3 ACC) in the Cavs’ ACC road opener.

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UVA baseball opens fall exhibition schedule Thursday

The UVA baseball team’s 2017-18 fall exhibition schedule begins Thursday (Oct. 12) with a 3 p.m. contest against the Ontario Blue Jays at Davenport Field.

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UVA gets $2.7 million to test new diabetes approach

A UVA School of Medicine researcher has received $2.7 million from the National Institutes of Health to test a new diabetes approach.

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Walk the line: UVA success in 2017 starts up front on offense

What has been the key to the 4-1 start for UVA football? Two words: the line.

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Game Preview: UVA opens as road favorite at UNC

You wouldn’t have been surprised to see UNC 4-1 and UVA 1-5 heading into their ACC matchup in Chapel Hill.

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On-sale dates set for UVA basketball single-game tickets

The UVA athletics department announced Monday (Oct. 9) the on-sale dates for single-game tickets for men’s basketball home games at John Paul Jones Arena during the 2017-18 season.

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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks UNC

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters on Monday ahead of the Cavs’ game this weekend at North Carolina.

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UVA shows grit, resolve, grinding out win over Duke

Somebody needs to say it, so I’ll just say it. Today’s game with Duke was the kind that UVA would have lost before Bronco Mendenhall.


UVA tops Duke: Postgame notes, highlights

Game notes and video highlights from the 28-21 UVA win over Duke on Saturday.

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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall on win over Duke

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 28-21 win over Duke on Saturday.

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Podcast: AFP crew recaps UVA win over Duke in ACC opener

Jeff Fife and Scott German recap the 28-21 UVA win over Duke on Saturday.

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UVA tops Duke in ACC opener, 28-21

UVA found an offensive rhythm in the second half and beat the visiting Duke Blue Devils 28-21, on Saturday.


Live Blog: UVA football hosts Duke in ACC opener

Scott German and Jeff Fife lead our live blog as UVA (3-1) faces Duke (4-1, 1-1 ACC) in the Cavs’ ACC opener on Saturday.

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UVA names first new faculty athletic representative in 20 years

UVA has named Carrie M. Heilman, an associate professor of marketing in the McIntire School of Commerce, as its new faculty athletics representative.

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UVA baseball announces 2018 schedule: Season tickets on sale Oct. 16

UVA baseball head coach Brian O’Connor has announced his program’s schedule for the 2018 season.

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UVA named to national 100 Great Oncology Programs list

Becker’s Hospital Review has named UVA Cancer Center to its list of 100 hospitals and health systems with great oncology programs.

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Tiffany announces UVA men’s lacrosse captains for 2018

UVA men’s lacrosse head coach Lars Tiffany announced that midfielder Ryan Conrad and defenseman Scott Hooper have been selected as captains for the 2018 season.

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Opoku’s golden goal completes UVA comeback win over Portland

No stranger to overtime this season, No. 10 Virginia (7-1-2) prevailed 2-1 against Portland (5-5) on Edward Opoku’s golden goal in the 96th minute.

Game Preview: How does UVA stack up with Duke in ACC opener?

UVA is a surprising two-point underdog in its ACC opener with Duke set for Saturday at Scott Stadium.

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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters at his weekly Monday press conference.

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Latsko hat trick helps No. 15 Virginia down Pittsburgh

No. 15 Virginia (7-3-2, 2-1-1 ACC) defeated Pittsburgh (3-6-3, 0-3-1 ACC) by a score of 7-0 on Sunday (Oct. 1).

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No. 10 Virginia plays No. 7 Notre Dame to 1-1 draw

No. 7 Notre Dame (6-2-1, 2-1-1 ACC) scored the game-tying goal early in the second half in a 1-1 draw with No. 10 Virginia (6-1-2, 1-1-2 ACC).

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UVA announces new bag, entry policies for Scott Stadium, JPJ

UVA Athletics today (Sept. 28) announced changes to the bag policy and entrance procedures for home football and men’s and women’s basketball games.

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Teen first in Virginia to receive cancer gene therapy in UVA clinical trial

The UVA Health System has administered its first dose of an experimental immunotherapy for pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

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UVA linebacker Micah Kiser named semifinalist for 2017 Campbell Trophy

UVA senior inside linebacker Micah Kiser (Baltimore, Md.) was today named a semifinalist for the 2017 William V. Campbell Trophy.

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UVA basketball Pepsi Blue-White scrimmage, Meet the Teams Day set for Oct. 22

The UVA men’s basketball team will hold its third annual Pepsi Blue-White intrasquad scrimmage on Oct. 22.

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Last-second goal lifts #9 UVA past Davidson

No. 9 Virginia (6-1-1) scored the final two goals, including the game-winner with one second remaining, in a 2-1 victory over Davidson (5-2-1).

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Field hockey: No. 4 Virginia shuts out Pacific, 6-0

The No. 4 Virginia field hockey team (9-1, 2-0 ACC) closed out its current homestand with a 6-0 victory over Pacific.

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UVA Football Notebook: Mid-semester grades

OK, it’s not quite mid-semester, with a third of the 2017 UVA football season in the books, but with a bye week, now is a good time to assess.

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And now: UVA football has expectations

The media had UVA seventh, and dead last, again, in the ACC Coastal, in the preseason. That’s called having no expectations

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Beatdown in Boise: UVA hammers Broncos

UVA got what might be a program-defining win in Year 2 of the Bronco Mendenhall era on the road at Boise State Friday night, smacking down the Broncos, 42-23.

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Live Blog: UVA faces road test at Boise State

Chris Graham live blogs during tonight’s college football game between UVA (2-1) and Boise State (2-1). The game kicks off at 8 p.m. and is being broadcast on ESPN2.

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Women’s soccer: No. 11 Virginia downs Miami 1-0 Thursday Night

Freshman Taryn Torres (Frisco, Texas) scored her third goal of the season on Thursday night, lifting No. 11 Virginia (6-2-2, 1-0-1 ACC) to a 1-0 victory over Miami.

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New online Virginia Sports Network to focus on UVA athletics

In an effort to provide more original content and present it in a timelier fashion, the UVA athletics department has formed the Virginia Sports Network.

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Game Preview: UVA has a chance at Boise State

Vegas and the ESPN Power Index don’t give UVA much of a chance to win at Boise State on Friday night.

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UVA professor Brandon Garrett to speak on the end of the death penalty

Brandon Garrett, Justice Thurgood Marshall Distinguished Professor of Law at UVA, will give a lecture on the death penalty at the W&L Law this month.

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Mendenhall: Redshirt year for Lindell Stone might be helpful going forward

Freshman quarterback Lindell Stone is no. 2 on the depth chart for UVA coach Bronco Mendenhall, but it sounds like Mendenhall would prefer Stone not see any time on the field this year.

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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with the media at his weekly Monday press conference.

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UVA announces times, TV for seven men’s basketball games

UVA announced Monday (Sept. 18) game times and television designations for seven men’s basketball games for the 2017-18 season.

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No. 5 Virginia plays to 1-1 draw at ECU

No. 5 Virginia (5-2-2, 0-0-1 ACC) played East Carolina (5-2-2) to a 1-1 draw..

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UVA football builds confidence with UConn win

The early returns from UVA’s 38-18 win over UConn on Saturday? Coach Bronco Mendenhall had some positive thoughts afterward.

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UConn Postgame: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks to the media after the Cavs’ 38-18 win over UConn.

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UVA D solid in big win over UConn

The numbers didn’t show it, because of garbage time, but the UVA defense was stout again in the 38-18 win over UConn on Saturday.

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UVA offensive line play keys Cavs’ win

The key for UVA in its 38-18 win over UConn on Saturday was vastly improved play from the Cavs offensive line.

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UVA dominates UConn, wins 38-18

UVA put together its most complete effort to date under second-year coach Bronco Mendenhall, easily dispatching of UConn on Saturday by a 38-18 final.