The Longwood Lancers defeated the VMI Keydets, 10-9, in a non-conference contest Wednesday night in Farmville, Va.
The Longwood men’s basketball team will play the first nationally-televised game in program history on Dec. 15 when the Lancers take on Oklahoma State on ESPNU.
In a banner season for the Longwood softball program, the Lancers added another first to its resume by capturing its first NCAA Tournament victory in the Division I era Saturday afternoon at the Knoxville Regional.
The UVA baseball team plays host to a pair of midweek games this week at Davenport Field, taking on Longwood Tuesday and Liberty Wednesday. Both games start at 6 p.m.
Quincy Taylor played only one season at Longwood, but it will be a long time before the Longwood faithful forget him.
2015 Virginia Children’s Book Festival to feature authors awarded Newbery Medal, National Book Award
Call it a clean sweep. Authors who will appear at this year’s Virginia Children’s Book Festival swept the 2015 Newbery Awards, annually given to the best children’s books of the year. Add in the most recent National Book Award for Young People’s Literature winner Jacqueline Woodson, and the lineup is truly star-studded.
Brandon Taylor scored a game-high 25 points, including 16 in the second half, to lead Penn State University of the Big Ten Conference to a 93-67 men’s basketball victory past Longwood University on Sunday afternoon at the Bryce Jordan Center in University Park.