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Postgame: UVA coach Tony Bennett, players talk win over ECU

UVA coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Kyle Guy, Marial Shayok and Jack Salt talk about the Cavs’ 76-53 win over East Carolina.


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#14 UVA rolls past East Carolina, 76-53

#14 UVA rode streak shooting and trademark defense to an easy 76-53 win over East Carolina Tuesday night.


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Game Notes: #14 UVA hosts East Carolina on Tuesday

No. 14 UVA (7-1) hosts East Carolina (7-2) in in men’s basketball non-conference action on Tuesday (Dec. 6).


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Does UVA have enough pitching to advance to Super Regionals?

The question going into the Charlottesville Regional for top seed UVA had to do with pitching, particularly, did the ‘Hoos have enough to advance?


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East Carolina rallies for five in the ninth, stuns UVA, 8-6

Travis Watkins capped a five-run ninth-inning rally with a three-run walkoff homer to lift ECU to an 8-6 win over top seed UVA in the Charlottesville Regional on Saturday.


Live Blog: UVA faces East Carolina at Charlottesville Regional

Top seed and defending national champion UVA (38-20) faces #3 seed East Carolina (35-24) in the Charlottesville Regional.


Charlottesville Regional Saturday schedule altered: Weather

Because of a forecast for inclement weather on Saturday, the schedule has been altered for the second day of the NCAA Charlottesville Regional.


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UVA to host William & Mary, ECU, Bryant in NCAA Regionals

Defending national champ UVA (37-20) will face CAA champ William & Mary (29-29) at 1 p.m. Friday in the opening game of the Charlottesville Regional.


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#4 Virginia salvages series finale with ECU, wins 4-2

Tommy Doyle (So., Vienna, Va.) allowed one earned run in seven-plus innings as the No. 4 Virginia baseball team defeated East Carolina, 4-2.


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ECU makes it two in a row, knocks off #4 Virginia, 6-1

Luke Bolka had a second-inning homer and four RBIs, and Virginia freshman lefty Daniel Lynch struggled in his first home start in a 6-1 Cavs’ loss to East Carolina on Saturday.


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Live Blog: #4 Virginia hosts East Carolina in Game 2 of weekend series

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is at Davenport Field in Charlottesville. #4 Virginia (3-2) hosts East Carolina (5-0) at 1 p.m.


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#4 UVA baseball drops series opener to East Carolina

East Carolina rallied for a run in the ninth inning and scored three in the 10th to pull out an 8-5 win over the No. 4 UVA baseball team Friday.


Ruffin McNeill: Huge get for Virginia football

Virginia football will be BYU East next season, with one notable exception, in the form of former ECU coach Ruffin McNeill.


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East Carolina rallies from early hole, defeats Virginia Tech, 35-28

James Summers ran for 169 yards and two touchdowns, and East Carolina came back from an early 14-0 deficit to post a 35-28 win over Virginia Tech on Saturday in Greenville, N.C.


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Press Conference: Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer

Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer talks with reporters on Monday. The Hokies (2-1) travel to East Carolina (1-2) on Saturday.


Nathan Kirby dominant as #2 UVA baseball wins season opener at East Carolina, 3-1

The second-ranked UVA baseball team started its 2015 regular season Friday afternoon with a 3-1 victory over East Carolina in brisk conditions at Clark-LeClair Stadium in Greenville, N.C. Nathan Kirby (Jr., Midlothian, Va.) pitched seven shutout innings as UVA limited ECU to just five hits.


Series Notes: #2 UVA baseball opens at East Carolina

The UVA baseball team starts its 2015 regular season this weekend with a three-game series at East Carolina. The season opener is slated for 3 p.m. Friday at Clark-LeClair Stadium in Greenville, N.C. Because of impending inclement weather on Sunday, the teams now will wrap up the series with a doubleheader beginning at noon Saturday.


UVA-ECU baseball opening series schedule altered by weather forecast

The weekend schedule has been altered for the season-opening series between the UVA baseball team and East Carolina, slated for Friday through Sunday (Feb. 13-15) at Clark-LeClair Stadium in Greenville, N.C.


JMU drops 70-58 men’s basketball decision at East Carolina

JMU led by as much as 11 in the first half but could not hang on to the advantage, as East Carolina surged to a 70-58 victory in men’s basketball on Saturday evening at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.


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Breaking down Virginia Tech-UNC: Who survives to compete in ACC title race?

Both Virginia Tech and North Carolina enter their matchup Saturday at Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill, N.C., with an ACC loss. One will leave with a second loss, and almost assuredly will see its chance to play for the ACC title in Charlotte in December come to an end.


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Press Conference: Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer

Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer talks with the media on Monday. Virginia Tech (3-2, 0-1 ACC) faces North Carolina (2-2, 0-1 ACC) on Saturday at 12:30 in Chapel Hill, N.C.


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UVA baseball announces 2015 schedule

UVA baseball head coach Brian O’Connor has announced his program’s schedule for the 2015 season. Coming off a trip to the 2014 College World Series Finals, the Cavaliers open their season Feb. 13 with a three-game series at East Carolina.


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ESPN announces ACC football game times for Sept. 20

ESPN has announced the following networks for ACC football games of Sept. 20. The game times were announced earlier. All times are Eastern.


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ECU upsets #17 Virginia Tech, 28-21

East Carolina was on the verge of blowing Virginia Tech out of Lane Stadium, but the Hokies came all the way back from a 21-0 first-quarter deficit to tie the game with 1:20 to go, only to give it up in the final seconds on a 1-yard quarterback sneak by Shane Carden as the Pirates upset #17 Virginia Tech, 28-21, on Saturday.


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Video: East Carolina upsets #17 Virginia Tech, 28-21

A week after a huge win over Ohio State, Virginia Tech was upset at home as East Carolina beat the Hokies 28-21.


Press Conference: Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer

Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer talks with reporters. Virginia Tech (2-0) hosts East Carolina (1-1) in Blacksburg, Va., on Saturday.


JMU releases 2014-2015 men’s basketball schedule

Fans will have plenty of opportunities to catch the JMU men’s basketball team at the Convocation Center this season as head coach Matt Brady unveiled the entire 2014-15 schedule Thursday, which features 10 non-conference home games and 19 home games overall.


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VMI accepts invitation to CollegeInsider.com Basketball Tournament

For the first time in 37 years, a VMI basketball squad will be participating in a postseason tournament. VMI has accepted an invitation to participate in the 2014 CollegeInsider.com Basketball Tournament


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#1 UVa. baseball completes sweep of East Carolina, 6-2

#1 UVa. got five and two-thirds strong innings from Brandon Waddell and six two-out run-scoring hits to post a 6-2 win over East Carolina on Sunday in front of a February record crowd of 3,592 at Davenport Field in Charlottesville, Va.


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Live Blog: #1 UVa. baseball vs. East Carolina

#1 UVa. (5-1) hosts East Carolina (3-3) in February college baseball action on Sunday at 1 p.m. at Davenport Field in Charlottesville, Va. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is in the press box for today’s game.


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#1 UVa. baseball shuts out East Carolina, 4-0

The No. 1-ranked UVa. baseball team shut out East Carolina, 4-0, Saturday afternoon in front of 3,561 spectators at Davenport Field. Three UVa pitchers combined on a seven-hitter as the Cavaliers (5-1) picked up their fifth straight victory and second shutout of the year.


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#1 UVa. baseball nips East Carolina, 3-2

The top-ranked UVa. baseball team scored a 3-2 win over East Carolina Friday. Brandon Downes (Jr., South Plainfield, N.J.) hit a pair of solo home runs to support a strong UVa pitching effort, highlighted by 6 1/3 innings of two-run baseball from starter Nathan Kirby (So., Midlothian, Va.).


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#1 UVa. baseball hosts East Carolina this weekend

The top-ranked UVa. baseball team faces East Carolina Friday through Sunday (Feb. 21-23) in a three-game series at Davenport Field. The 3 p.m. Friday contest now serves as the Cavaliers’ 2014 home opener.


#1 UVa. baseball blasts William and Mary, 17-2

The top-ranked UVa. baseball team piled up 19 hits in a resounding 17-2 victory over William and Mary Wednesday evening at Plumeri Park in Williamsburg, Va. The Cavaliers (3-1) scored six runs in the second inning and blew the game open with a nine-run sixth inning.


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Parking information for Saturday UVa. sports events

Due to Saturday’s UVa. home men’s basketball game against Notre Dame (Feb. 22 at 2 p.m.), parking for fans attending the Virginia baseball game against East Carolina (Feb. 22 at 1 p.m.) will be limited to the Emmet/Ivy Garage.


UVa.-Wllliam and Mary baseball game moved to Williamsburg

The Wednesday (Feb. 19) baseball game between #1 UVa. and William and Mary, scheduled to be played at 4 p.m. at UVa’s Davenport Field, will now be played in Williamsburg at William and Mary’s Plumeri Park at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Field conditions at Davenport Field prompted the change.


JMU baseball home opener moved to Wednesday

The JMU baseball home opener vs. Longwood scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 18 has been pushed back one day to Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 4 p.m. to provide additional time for field preparation after last week’s winter storm.


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#1 UVa. baseball tops CAA favorite UNC Wilmington, 7-2

The top-ranked Virginia baseball team led from start to finish in a 7-2 road win over UNC Wilmington Sundayafternoon in front of a Brooks Field record crowd of 3,826.


JMU baseball loses opener at East Carolina, 6-5

Pinch runner Garrett Brooks raced home with the winning run on a throwing error in the bottom of the ninth inning as East Carolina defeated James Madison 6-5 in the season opener for both squads on Friday afternoon at Clark-LeClair Stadium.


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39 UVa. baseball games to be broadcast, webcast in 2014

A total of 39 UVa. baseball games will be available on television or through online video broadcasts this season, as the ACC and Virginia each announced their spring broadcasts schedules on Wednesday.