Tag: Norfolk State

Postgame: Interviews with UVA coach Tony Bennett, players following 67-39 win over Norfolk State

Interviews with UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett and players London Perrantes, Mike Tobey, Justin Anderson, Malcolm Brogdon and Marial Shayok following the Cavs’ 67-39 win over Norfolk State on Sunday.


#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.


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.


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Norfolk State basketball preview: Spartans are unknown entity

Although the Norfolk State men’s basketball team, from an outside perspective, may have a significant amount of concern, the coaching staff is confident there will be little to no drop-off after losing the winningest senior class in Division I history.


#8 UVA basketball hosts Norfolk State in home opener on Sunday

#8 UVA (1-0) hosts Norfolk State (1-0) in its home opener on Sunday (Nov. 16). Tipoff at the John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m. The Cavaliers have won their last 17 home-opening contests.


Looking for a ticket to UVA-JMU basketball season opener? It’s going to cost

If you want a ticket to the UVA basketball season opener on Friday at JMU, tickets are available, but they are going to set you back a little bit.


UVA basketball players Evan Nolte, London Perrantes suspended for JMU game

UVA junior forward Evan Nolte and sophomore guard London Perrantes have been suspended for the Cavaliers’ two preseason scrimmages and the season-opener at JMU.


UVA basketball sells out season tickets for 2014-2015

Season tickets for the 2014-15 UVA men’s basketball season are sold out. The season ticket total of 9,966 surpassed the previous record of 9,105 for the 2007-08 season.


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#12 William and Mary football opens CAA play at Stony Brook

The No. 12 William and Mary football team will look to extend its winning streak to four games when it opens its conference slate at Stony Brook on Saturday at 6 p.m.


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William and Mary football climbs in national rankings

After extending its winning streak to three games with a 33-19 victory against Lafayette on Saturday, the William and Mary football team moved up in both major Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) polls this week.


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William and Mary football moves up in FCS rankings

After earning a 29-14 victory against Norfolk State in its home opener on Saturday, the William and Mary football team moved up in both major Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) polls this week.


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#16 William and Mary topples Norfolk State, 29-14

The No. 16 William and Mary football team earned its second consecutive victory with a 29-14 win against Norfolk State in its home opener on a rainy Saturday evening.


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#16 William and Mary football hosts Norfolk State on Saturday

The No. 16 William and Mary football team will look for its second consecutive victory when it hosts Norfolk State in its home opener this Saturday at 7 p.m.


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William and Mary football moves up in FCS national rankings

After earning a 42-14 victory at Hampton on Saturday, the William and Mary football team moved up in both major Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) polls this week.


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William and Mary football blasts Hampton, 42-14

The No. 21/24 William and Mary football team earned a 42-14 victory at Hampton on Saturday evening.


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Liberty defense shines in 17-0 win over Norfolk State

Liberty’s defense controlled the pace of play on Saturday at William “Dick” Price Stadium, allowing the Flames to pick up their first win of the 2014 season with a 17-0 shutout victory over Norfolk State.


JMU releases 2014-2015 men’s basketball schedule

Fans will have plenty of opportunities to catch the JMU men’s basketball team at the Convocation Center this season as head coach Matt Brady unveiled the entire 2014-15 schedule Thursday, which features 10 non-conference home games and 19 home games overall.


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Liberty releases 2014 football television schedule

Liberty will once again have each of its football games televised during the upcoming 2014 season, including broadcasts on LFSN, ESPN3 and ASN.


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Turf collar installation complete at Norfolk State

Work was recently completed on the installation of an athletic turf home plate collar at Norfolk State’s Marty L. Miller Baseball Field, the latest in a recent series of improvements to the Spartans’ home facility.


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Norfolk State announces 2014-2015 men’s basketball schedule

The Norfolk State men’s basketball program finalized its 2014-15 schedule, highlighted by 13 home games as well as a spot in the Barclays Center Classic.


McAuliffe announces appointments to college boards of visitors

Today Governor Terry McAuliffe announced his appointments to the boards that govern Virginia’s higher education system, including the Boards of Visitors for Virginia colleges and universities.


JMU’s Kirby Burkholder, Kenny Brooks honored by state basketball writers

JMU senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) is the Virginia women’s basketball Player of the Year by the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) the organization announced, Tuesday. Head coach Kenny Brooks was voted the State Coach of the Year.


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UVa.-Radford baseball game canceled; ‘Hoos to face William and Mary on Wednesday

The UVa.-Radford baseball game, scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday (April 15), has been cancelled because of inclement weather. In that game’s place, #1 Virginia will play William & Mary at 6 p.m. Wednesday (April 16) at Davenport Field.


Snow causes schedule changes for UVa., VMI, JMU baseball

The Wednesday (March 5) UVa.-Old Dominion baseball game has been postponed because of inclement weather. The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 1 at 5 p.m. at Davenport Field.


JMU women’s basketball dominates Norfolk State, 94-50

Senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) scored 22 points and snagged five rebounds to lead the James Madison women’s basketball team to a 94-50 win over Norfolk State in the championship game of the JMU Invitational presented by Fairfield Inn at the JMU Convocation Center Monday afternoon.


JMU women’s basketball drops Ohio, 56-33

JMU women’s basketball used a 22-4 run over the opening 10 minutes of play to defeat Ohio 56-33 on day one of the JMU Invitational at the JMU Convocation Center Sunday afternoon.


Chris Graham: So, UVa. paid Mike London $1.09 million per win?

My Google News alert for Mike London keeps buzzing with columnists across the country writing about a USA Today analysis of how much D1 schools are paying their football coaches on a cost-per-win basis. According to the analysis, UVa. paid London $1.09 million per win in 2013. (With one of those wins coming against one of the weaker I-AAs in the country, VMI.)


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Quick Hits: How Virginia held off Norfolk State

What happened to Anthony Gill? Gill, third on the team in scoring at 9.2 points per game, didn’t get off the bench in the first half. He did end up playing 10 minutes in the second half, scoring seven points with a +/- of +9.


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Virginia holds off pesky Norfolk State, 66-56

A 6-0 second-half run pulled Norfolk State even, but Virginia responded with an extended 20-5 run to regain control and held off a couple of late Spartan charges en route to a 66-56 win Monday night in Charlottesville. UVa. (9-3) led by as many as 10 in the first half, but Norfolk State (8-5) was able to hang around.


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ODU’s Taylor Heinicke passes milestone 10,000 passing yards

Old Dominion University football junior quarterback Taylor Heinicke became the first Division I quarterback in the state of Virginia to pass for more than 10,000 career yards.


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Brown’s game-winner lifts ODU over Norfolk State, 27-24

Jarod Brown kicked a 24-yard field goal with no time left to give ODU football a 27-24 victory over Norfolk State at William “Dick” Price Stadium Saturday afternoon.


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UVa. overcomes sloppy play, downs Norfolk State in NIT, 67-56

Fifteen missed free throws. Seventeen turnovers. Virginia seemed hell-bent on proving the NCAA Tournament Selection Committee right in not giving the Cavs an at-large bid to the Big Dance. But then UVa. was able to pull it together enough down the stretch to pull away from a pesky Norfolk State team to win 67-56 Tuesday night in the first round of the NIT.


Florida ends NSU Cinderella run

After authoring one of the biggest upsets in NCAA Tournament history, the magic ran out for the Norfolk State men’s basketball team on Sunday evening. Led by Kenny Boynton’s 20 points, No. 7 seed Florida placed five players in double figures and shot 53 percent from the floor to dispatch the 1Fifth-seeded Spartans 84-50 in […]


Norfolk State pulls historic upset of second-seeded Mizzou

What has already been a historic year for Norfolk State University athletics reached epic proportions Saturday. The Spartans notched just the fifth 15-over-2 seed upset in NCAA Tournament history, stunning national No. 3 ranked Missouri 86-84 before a crowd of 16,829 at the CenturyLink Center Omaha. Eleven years to the day after MEAC rival Hampton […]