Tag: Michigan State
Ding, dong, Michigan State is dead, meaning everybody but the UVA homers can count their brackets busted.
Sixty-eight is now down to an Elite Eight. Some usual suspects (Kentucky, Wisconsin, Duke, Arizona, Gonzaga), a couple unexpected (Notre Dame, Louisville, Michigan State). How does it all shake out by the end of the night Sunday?
UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett had a choice forced upon him by a random contact between hand and pinky finger six weeks prior.
UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Justin Anderson and Malcolm Brogdon talk with reporters after the Cavs’ upset loss to Michigan State in the 2015 NCAA Tournament.
Michigan State coach Tom Izzo and players Branden Dawson, Travis Trice and Denzel Valentine talk with reporters after the Spartans’ upset win over UVA in the 2015 NCAA Tournament.
It was the worst time, obviously, for #2 seed UVA to play its worst game of the season. Virginia (30-4) trailed Michigan State 15-4 barely five minutes in, shot 26.7 percent in the first half, 29.8 percent for the game, and despite hanging around just never could get enough going either offensively or, surprisingly, on the defensive end.
Seventh seed Michigan State opened the game on a 15-4 run, and #2 seed UVA never recovered, and the Spartans went on to upset the Cavs, 60-54, in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be courtside at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte for Sunday’s third-round NCAA Tournament game between #2 seed UVA (30-3) and #7 seed Michigan State (24-11).
UVA hangs its hat and hinges its fortunes on its vaunted Pack-Line defense. Which has been anything but vaunted of late.
Michigan State coach Tom Izzo and players Branden Dawson, Travis Trice and Denzel Valentine talk with reporters on the eve of the Spartans’ NCAA Tournament matchup with #2 East Regional seed UVA.
UVA finds itself as a #2 seed in the East Region of the NCAA Tournament. ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel is joined by former UNC player Jason Capel to break down a potential third round matchup with Michigan State, who the Cavaliers lost to a year ago in the Sweet 16.
For weeks, UVA basketball seemed destined for the East Regional, a road to the Final Four that would take the Cavs first to Charlotte, then to Syracuse.
The Pitt Panthers introduced new head football coach Pat Narduzzi at a press conference Friday. Narduzzi comes to the Panthers from Michigan State, where he served as defensive coordinator for eight years.
UVA basketball fans might have worried that the program might be due a letdown after a breakthrough 2013-2014 season. What coach Tony Bennett asks his players to do is hard.
New York City hasn’t been kind to UVA basketball the past couple of years. The 2012-2013 Cavs were booked for a trip to Madison Square Garden as part of the Preseason NIT, but were upset in the early rounds of the tournament and missed out on the trip.
From a life of human trafficking and drugs to one as an award-winning college professor and recording artist – that’s the story Elaine Richardson will share Friday, Sept.5, at 8 p.m. in Cole Hall at Bridgewater College. The event is free and open to the public.
The third-ranked UVA women’s soccer team concluded its preseason schedule Monday with a 5-0 exhibition victory over VCU at Klöckner Stadium.
The third-ranked UVA women’s soccer team will conclude its preseason schedule Monday as it hosts VCU at Klöckner Stadium. Game time is 7 p.m. and admission is free.
The third-ranked UVA women’s soccer team opened its 2014 season Friday with a 2-1 victory over Michigan State in an exhibition contest at Myles Kimmerly Park.
ODU quarterback Taylor Heinicke was named to the Manning Award Watch List on Thursday.
ODU quarterback Taylor Heinicke was named to the 2014 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award Watch List, the award committee announced on Wednesday.