Tag: John Paul Jones

Elizabeth German: UVA overcomes exam sluggishness

Appearing as though that hadn’t played played in 11 days, the University of Virginia basketball team eventually was able to show enough signs of life to coast to a 70-54 win over Cleveland State Thursday night.


#6 UVA bumps, grinds Cleveland State, 70-54

Sixth-ranked UVA opened the game on a 16-4 run and ground Cleveland State from there in posting a 70-54 win on Thursday at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


UVA women’s basketball hosts Saint Mary’s Friday night

The UVA women’s basketball team (7-2) hosts Saint Mary’s (7-2) on Friday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena, the second game in a three-game week for the Cavaliers.


Live Blog: #6 UVA basketball hosts Cleveland State

The sixth-ranked UVA basketball team (9-0) will host Cleveland State (5-5) Thursday at 7 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be courtside at JPJ. He will contribute to the live blog with score updates, commentary, analysis, observations and more.


Game Notes: #6 UVA basketball returns to action on Thursday vs. Cleveland State

The sixth-ranked UVA basketball team (9-0) returns from its 12-day exam break vs. Cleveland State (5-5) in non-conference action on Thursday, Dec. 18. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m.


UVA women’s hoops dominates Longwood, 91-49

The UVA women’s basketball team (7-2) improved to 5-0 at home with a 91-49 victory over Longwood (0-9) on Tuesday (Dec. 16) at John Paul Jones Arena.


UVA-Harvard basketball game sold out

The UVA men’s basketball game against Harvard on Sunday, Dec. 21 at 12 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena is sold out.


Kyle Crockett, Phil Gosselin, Chris Taylor highlight UVA Step Up to the Plate event

The UVA baseball program will hold its 13th annual Step Up to the Plate fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at 6 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena.


UVA guard Justin Anderson named ACC Co-Player of the Week

UVA junior guard Justin Anderson (Montross, Va.) has been named Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Co-Player of the Week, announced Monday (Dec. 8) by the ACC.


UVA women’s basketball dominates Delaware State, 100-62

The UVA women’s basketball team (6-2) heads into exam week after earning a 100-62 victory over Delaware State (1-7) on Saturday (Dec. 6) at John Paul Jones Arena.


GameDay Blog: #8 UVA basketball hosts Tennessee State

#8 UVA basketball hosts Tennessee State Tuesday night at 7 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be courtside at JPJ with live score updates, analysis, commentary and more.


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#4 Ohio State wrestling dominates #9 UVA, 30-7

The No. 9 UVA wrestling team dropped a 30-7 dual to No. 4 Ohio State Monday evening in front of 1,472 fans at John Paul Jones Arena.


Game Notes: #8 UVA basketball hosts Tennessee State on Tuesday

No. 8 UVA hosts Tennessee State of the Ohio Valley Conference in non-conference action on Tuesday (Nov. 25). Tipoff at the John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m.


UVA women’s basketball off to 4-0 start with win over Auburn

The UVA women’s basketball team (4-0) earned a 66-51 victory over Auburn (3-1) on Sunday (Nov. 23) at John Paul Jones Arena.


Ninth-ranked UVA pulls away in second half, tops George Washington, 59-42

George Washington shot 20 percent from the field in the second half, and UVA used a 17-3 run to break open a tight game en route to a 59-42 win on Friday at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville.


GameDay Blog: #9 UVA basketball hosts George Washington

#9 UVA basketball hosts George Washington Friday night at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at JPJ with score updates, game analysis and more.


George Washington Basketball: What to watch for

George Washington is looking for a signature win early in its 2014-2015 schedule on the road at #9 UVA Friday night in the John Paul Jones Arena.


UVA women’s basketball wins at Xavier, 71-62

The UVA women’s basketball team (3-0) earned its first road victory of the season, defeating Xavier (2-1) 71-62 on Thursday (Nov. 20) in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Game Notes: #9 UVA basketball hosts George Washington on Friday

No. 9 UVA hosts George Washington of the Atlantic 10 in non-conference action on Friday (Nov. 21). Tipoff at the John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m.


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Interview: UVA basketball player Justin Anderson

UVA basketball player Justin Anderson talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 75-55 win over South Carolina State on Tuesday at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


Interview: UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 75-55 win over South Carolina State on Tuesday in the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


Not sure why UVA schedules South Carolina State

South Carolina State might have felt like John Paul Jones was home, considering, The Bulldogs opened the 2014-2015 season on the Left Coast with big losses at Pac-12 member Washington and then at San Francisco.


Game Day Blog: #9 UVA basketball hosts South Carolina State

The ninth-ranked UVA basketball team hosts South Carolina State Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside with live score updates, stats, analysis and more.


#8 UVA basketball hosts South Carolina State on Tuesday

No. 8 UVA(2-0) hosts South Carolina State (0-2) in non-conference action on Tuesday (Nov. 18). Tipoff at the John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m.


Banner year? No prancing, no dancing is the theme with UVA basketball

UVA basketball is coming off, literally, a banner year: the first ACC Tournament championship since the Bicentennial, the first 30-win season since the early 1980s.


#8 UVA clinical, business-like in 67-39 win over Norfolk State

Norfolk State gave eventual ACC champ UVA everything it could handle in a 66-56 win in Charlottesville last December. There was no drama Sunday night.


UVA women’s basketball defeats Radford, 75-47

The UVA women’s basketball team (2-0) closed out its opening home stand by defeating Radford (0-1), 75-47, on Sunday afternoon (Nov. 16) at John Paul Jones Arena.


GameDay Blog: #8 UVA basketball hosts Norfolk State

The eighth-ranked UVA basketball team opens its 2014-2015 home schedule Sunday at 7 p.m. against in-state foe Norfolk State. Tipoff at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville is at 7 p.m. Join Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham for live updates from courtside.