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Kent State rallies in ninth for 6-5 win over Liberty

Kent State plated two runs in the ninth for a come-from-behind 6-5 victory over the Liberty Flames, Sunday afternoon.


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Liberty, Kent State split Saturday doubleheader

Left-hander Victor Cole went the distance for the first time this season, leading the Liberty Flames to a 4-2 win over the Kent State Golden Flashes


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Kent State edges Liberty in series opener, 2-0

The Liberty Flames loaded the bases with one out, but saw their rally fall short, falling to the Kent State Golden Flashes, 2-0, Friday.


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#4 Virginia baseball wins season opener

The Virginia baseball team opened its 2016 season with an 8-6 win over Kent State Friday in the Caravelle Resort Tournament.


#4 Virginia baseball opens 2016 season in Myrtle Beach

The Virginia baseball team starts its 2016 season this weekend as it competes in the Caravelle Resort Tournament in Myrtle Beach.


Greyson Lambert vs. Matt Johns: ‘Hoo was the better UVA QB?

Greyson Lambert was the starting quarterback for the UVA opener at home against Top 10 UCLA on Aug. 30, but he didn’t even make it to halftime.


Meaningful October football: Can UVA get leg up on ACC Coastal race?

How long has it been since UVA Nation was getting ready for a meaningful fall football game in Scott Stadium? It turns out that 2011 was only three years ago, but it feels like forever.


Press Conference: UVA football coach Mike London

UVA football coach Mike London talks with reporters on Monday. UVA (3-2, 1-0 ACC) hosts Pitt (3-2, 1-0 ACC) at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.


UVA Sports Today looks ahead to Virginia-Pitt ACC clash

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins host Jeff Fife on UVA Sports Today. The focus this week is on football, with the Cavs coming off a 45-13 win over Kent State last week, and looking ahead to a key ACC clash with Pitt on Saturday night.


Definition of insanity: How does UVA not try something different to fill up Scott Stadium?

For the third straight game, UVA football drew in the low thirties for a home game, leaving the 44,749 who came out to see the season opener against then-#7 UCLA as the biggest crowd of the season.


UVA does what it needs to do in blowout win over Kent State

UVAhad come into its game with Kent State as 27-point favorites, but they were outplayed in the first half by the Golden Flashes, whose most recent effort was a 66-0 pasting at the hands of Ohio State.


UVA overcomes sloppy first half, dominates Kent State, 45-13

UVA was outplayed in a sloppy first half by heavy underdog Kent State, but took control in a dominant third quarter and ultimately coasted to a 45-13 win in front of just 33,526 fans at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday.


Live Blog: UVA football hosts Kent State

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will host a live blog during today’s non-conference game between UVA (2-2, 1-0 ACC) and Kent State (0-3) in Charlottesville, Va.


At greater risk of the upset this weekend: UVA or Virginia Tech?

There’s a reason Vegas puts numbers on games, too, and UVA, as much as a 26.5-point favorite over Kent State, and Virginia Tech, a 21-point favorite over Western Michigan, aren’t likely to even be in close games.


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Charlottesville Area Transit free trolley to detour Saturday for UVA football

Due to the UVA football game against Kent State on Saturday, September 27, Charlottesville Area Transit (CAT) will detour the FREE Trolley.


Game Notes: UVA football hosts Kent State

Game notes for Saturday’s football game between UVA (2-2) and Kent State (0-3). Kickoff is 3:30 p.m. at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va.


UVA basketball Meet the Team Day set for Oct. 5

The UVA men’s and women’s basketball programs will hold a Meet the Team event and open house on Sunday, Oct. 5 from 4-5:30 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena.


UVA depth chart still doesn’t define starter at quarterback

Greyson Lambert and Matt Johns each saw action in Saturday’s 41-33 UVA loss at #21 BYU, and both are listed at the top of the depth chart at quarterback for this weekend’s game with Kent State.


Press Conference: UVA football coach Mike London

UVA football coach Mike London talks with reporters on Monday. The Cavs (2-2, 1-0 ACC) face off with Kent State (0-3) on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in Charlottesville.


UVA Sports Today with Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins UVA Sports Today with host Jeff Fife this week to talk a little Virginia football and Cavalier basketball.


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ACC announces game times, TV for Sept. 27

The Atlantic Coast Conference Sunday announced the following game times and networks for Saturday, Sept. 27.


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ACC football game times for Sept. 27

The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced the following ACC football game times and networks for Saturday, Sept. 27.


Welcome back, UVA Nation

Ye, of little faith. UVA football needed you, but you weren’t there. Again. The last two weeks, it was too hot and humid. This week, it was too chilly, too overcast, a chance of sprinkles, you had to mow the grass, go to the soccer game, whatever.


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Charlottesville Free Trolley to detour for UVA football game

Due to UVA’s game against Louisville on Saturday, September 13, Charlottesville Area Transit (CAT) will detour the Free Trolley. Bus stops along Alderman Road, McCormick Road, and portions of Jefferson Park Avenue will not be served.


Must-win game for UVA: with emphasis on must

Let me write now as a fan and alum as much as a journalist who has covered UVA football for 20 years. OK, so here goes: as a fan and alum, I want to see Mike London succeed, for lots of reasons.


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Charlottesville Free Tolley to detour Saturday for UVA football

Due to the UVA football game against Richmond on Saturday, September 6, Charlottesville Area Transit (CAT) will detour the Free Trolley. Bus stops along Alderman Road, McCormick Road, and portions of Jefferson Park Avenue will not be served.


JMU field hockey wins season opener with Kent State, 4-3

Junior midfielder Saskia Chelmowski (Berlin, Germany/Gustav-Heinemann Oberschule) tallied a pair of solo goals to lead JMU field hockey to a 4-3 victory at Kent State in the 2014 season opener on Saturday.


What’s at stake for UVA football on Saturday vs. #7 UCLA

We’ll have a sense of UVA football coach Mike London’s job security somewhere around 3:15 p.m. Eastern on Saturday.


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Charlottesville trolley detours on Saturday due to UVA football game

Due to UVA’s game against UCLA on Saturday, August 30, Charlottesville Area Transit (CAT) will detour the FREE Trolley. Bus stops along Alderman Road, McCormick Road, and portions of Jefferson Park Avenue will not be served. The detour will begin at halftime and last until two hours post game. Kickoff is scheduled for 12:00 PM.


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UVA golfer Denny McCarthy eliminated in US Amateur semifinals

UVA men’s golfer Denny McCarthy (Rockville, Md.) lost his semifinal match Saturday at the 114th U.S. Amateur Championships at the Atlanta Athletic Club. Corey Conners of Canada defeated McCarthy 1-up during their 18-hole match.


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UVA golfer Denny McCarthy advances to US Amateur semis

UVA men’s golfer Denny McCarthy (Rockville, Md.) won his quarterfinal match at the 114th U.S. Amateur Championships to advance to Saturday’s semifinal round of play.


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UVA Meet the Teams Day set for Sunday

The Virginia athletics department will host Meet the Teams Day at John Paul Jones Arena on Sunday, Aug. 17. Admission for this annual preseason event is free and open to the public.


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Front-loaded home schedule gives UVA chance to build momentum

The focus of UVA football fans on their team’s 2014 schedule has been on how tough it is, with games against two preseason Top 10 teams, #1 Florida State and #7 UCLA, plus road games at BYU and Virginia Tech, and Louisville, Duke, Georgia Tech, Miami …


New Desso turf installed at James Madison Field Hockey Complex

When James Madison field hockey reports for preseason camp this week, the Dukes will be returning to a brand new turf and water system at the JMU Field Hockey Complex.


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Marquee games put pressure on UVA football early

If you’re UVA football, and you’re on a nine-game losing streak, and your coach is on the hot seat, and you’ve got road trips to BYU, Florida State and Virginia Tech to look forward to, maybe you want to start the season with a layup, to huild some confidence.


Chris Graham: The case for UVA football coach Mike London

Talk about low expectations. UVA fans don’t expect football coach Mike London to make it past the final game of the 2014 regular season, if he even gets that far.


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ACC announces kickoff times for first three UVA football home games

As part of the announcement of early-season football television selections, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced today start times and broadcast originations for Virginia’s first three games of the 2014 season.


FLW College Fishing Northern Conference opens on Smith Mountain Lake

FLW College Fishing is headed to Smith Mountain Lake May 3 for the first Northern Conference tournament of 2014. Fifty college teams will be competing for a top award of $2,000 and a berth in the Northern Conference Invitational tournament.


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UVa. football season tickets go on sale Friday

Season tickets for UVa. football’s 2014 seven-game home schedule will be on sale for renewals and new buyers beginning Friday, March 7. The priority ordering deadline is Friday, April 18.


Chris Graham: It’s official-UVa. football is headed toward another losing season

We knew the opponents, had a rough idea of the order that the games would be played, but now it’s official. UVa. football has its 2014 schedule, and we can now project that the ‘Hoos are headed toward their seventh losing season in the last nine years.


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UVa. football to face monster 2014 schedule

The Atlantic Coast Conference released the 2014 football schedules for its member institutions today. Virginia’s slate features 12 regular-season games, including seven home contests.


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UVa. wrestling wins its first Virginia Duals championship

UVa. claimed its first-ever Virginia Duals team championship with a 20-19 victory over No. 14 Edinboro Saturday evening at the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Va.