Tag: John Paul Jones Arena

Is WWE trying to kill Charlottesville with weak JPJ card?

WWE is coming to the John Paul Jones Arena on May 15. Don’t feel the need to rush out to get your tickets right now or anything.


Live Coverage: #12 UVA hosts Lehigh on Thanksgiving Eve

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham and staff writer Scott German lead our live coverage as #12 Virginia (4-1) hosts Lehigh (0-4) Wednesday at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Chris and Scott will report from courtside with score updates, commentary, analysis and more.


Women’s basketball: Virginia downs Longwood, 81-46

The Virginia women’s basketball team (4-0, 0-0 ACC) earned an 81-46 victory over Longwood (0-3, 0-0 Big South) on Sunday (Nov. 22) at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


Live Coverage: #6 UVA basketball opens 2015-2016 season Friday night vs. Morgan State

Augusta Free Press staff writer Scott German leads our live coverage of tonight’s 2015-2016 season opener for sixth-ranked UVA, which faces Morgan State at 7 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Scott will provide live score updates, commentary, analysis and more from JPJ.


UVA Baseball Step Up to the Plate, national championship ring ceremony set for Jan. 30

The UVA baseball program will hold the 2016 Step Up to the Plate event and 2015 National Championship Ring Ceremony on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2015, at 6 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena.


Threat of rain moves UVA baseball celebration to John Paul Jones Arena

The UVA baseball NCAA Championship Celebration has been moved to John Paul Jones Arena due to the threat of inclement weather this afternoon in the Charlottesville area.


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#4 Duke rallies, stuns #2 UVA, 69-63

Second-ranked UVA led by as many as 11 points in the second half, but Duke closed the game on an 11-0 run, hitting its last six shots from the field, and stunned the Cavs, 69-63, before a raucous sellout crowd at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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Jahlil Okafor, The Pack-Line, Tony Bennett: ESPN’s Jay Williams, Seth Greenberg break down Duke, UVA

One of the overriding questions heading into Saturday’s epic ACC clash between second-ranked UVA and fourth-ranked Duke concerns the Blue Devils’ freshman center, Jahlil Okafor.


Seth Greenberg shares GameDay wisdom in advance of UVA-Duke

ESPN College GameDay is in Charlottesville, with Saturday’s clash between second-ranked UVA and fourth-ranked Duke the showstopper act to what promises to be a memorable day at the John Paul Jones Arena.


UVA Sports Today: UVA vs. Duke Eve

It’s almost upon us – the matchup of second-ranked UVA and fourth-ranked Duke. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham and sportswriter Jerry Carter were at the John Paul Jones Arena on Friday to talk with ESPN analysts Jay Williams and Seth Greenberg on the eve of the big game. Chris and Jerry talk about the interviews and about the game on UVA Sports Today.


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Game Notes: Second-ranked UVA hosts #4 Duke

Second-ranked UVA (19-0, 7-0 ACC) hosts No. 4 Duke (17-3, 4-3 ACC) in ACC action on Saturday (Jan. 31). Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is scheduled for 7 p.m. The game is sold out.


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Second-ranked UVA strangles Georgia Tech in 57-28 win

#2 UVA got 13 points from Malcolm Brogdon and held Georgia Tech to 24.5 percent shooting from the field in posting a 57-28 ACC win on Thursday night in the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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Live Blog: #2 UVA basketball hosts Georgia Tech

Second-ranked UVA (17-0, 5-0 ACC) hosts Georgia Tech (9-8, 0-5 ACC) Thursday at 8 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at JPJ and will blog during the game with live updates.


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UVA basketball to host ESPN College GameDay on Jan. 31

ESPN’s College GameDay will make its first appearance at UVA in Charlottesville at John Paul Jones Arena on Saturday, Jan. 31, prior to the Saturday Primetime telecast featuring No. 2 Virginia’s game with No. 5 Duke.


Three-point shooting boosts UVA women’s basketball over Boston College, 68-56

The UVA women’s basketball team (13-4, 3-1 ACC) earned a 68-56 victory over Boston College (8-9, 0-4 ACC) on Thursday (Jan. 15) at John Paul Jones Arena.


UVA women’s basketball hosts Boston College on Thursday

The UVA women’s basketball team (12-4, 2-1 ACC) hosts Boston College (8-8, 0-3 ACC) on Thursday, Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena.


Scott German: UVA basketball passes first semester with solid A grade

Second-ranked UVA received its first-semester grade Tuesday in front of a near-capacity crowd at John Paul Jones Arena. Passing the midpoint of the 2014-15 regular season, the Cavaliers earned its A after a nearly flawless second-half performance in a 65-42 win over Clemson.


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#2 UVA claws Clemson, 65-42

Second-ranked UVA needed a half to get its bearings straight. The Cavs outscored Clemson 29-6 in the opening 11:35 of the second half to break open a close game and coasted from there to a 65-42 win over the Tigers in front of a sellout crowd at the John Paul Jones Arena Tuesday night.


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Live Blog: #2 UVA hosts Clemson in ACC play

Second-ranked UVA (15-0, 3-0 ACC) hosts ACC rival Clemson (9-6, 1-2 ACC) in ACC action on Tuesday at 8 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will lead a live blog during tonight’s game with score updates, in-game stats, analysis and more.


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Game Notes: #2 UVA basketball hosts Clemson on Tuesday

No. 2 UVA (15-0, 3-0 ACC) hosts Clemson (9-6, 1-2 ACC) in ACC action on Tuesday, Jan. 13. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 8 p.m.