Tag: Scott Stadium

Live Blog: UVA football hosts William and Mary

UVA (0-2) hosts William and Mary (1-0) on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is in the press box reporting with score updates, commentary, analysis and more.


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Game Preview: UVA football hosts #9 Notre Dame

Scott Stadium will be in a rare mood on Saturday, with a sellout crowd as the backdrop for the 2015 home opener for UVA as the Cavs host #11 Notre Dame.


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UVA women’s basketball on the road at #21 Syracuse on Sunday

The UVA women’s basketball team (12-3, 2-0 ACC) will play at No. 21 Syracuse (10-5, 0-2 ACC) on Sunday, Jan. 11 at 1 p.m. at the Carrier Dome.


UNC wide receiver T.J. Thorpe transfers to UVA, eligible immediately

Wide receiver and kick return specialist T.J. Thorpe (Durham, N.C.) has announced he will transfer to UVA for his final year of football eligibility.


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UVA women’s basketball opens ACC play at Virginia Tech

The UVA women’s basketball team (10-3, 0-0 ACC) begins Atlantic Coast Conference play when it plays at Virginia Tech (9-5, 0-1 ACC) on Sunday, Jan. 4 at 2 p.m. in Blacksburg, Va.


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Why Craig Littlepage doesn’t care: The UVA athletics money trail

Logic would seem to dictate that yet another losing season for UVA football under Mike London would bring about a financial impetus for change.


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Game Notes: UVA and Virginia Tech hook up Friday night

UVA and Virginia Tech meet in the 2014 Commonwealth Clash on Friday at 8 p.m. in Blacksburg.


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UVA ices frigid Hurricanes, tops Miami, 30-13

The UVA defense held a potent Miami attack in check, and put in a surprisingly dominant effort in the second half in a 30-13 win over the favored Hurricanes on Saturday night in Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va.


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GameDay Blog: UVA football vs. Miami

UVA (4-6, 2-4 ACC) hosts Miami (6-4, 3-3 ACC) in an ACC Coastal Division matchup on Saturday in Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.


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UVA lacrosse season tickets now on sale

Season tickets for the 2015 UVA men’s and women’s lacrosse seasons are now on sale. Virginia lacrosse season tickets may be purchased online at VirginiaSports.com.


What happens when Mike London returns for a sixth season with UVA football?

No doubt that UVA athletics director Craig Littlepage will cite some vague notion of “improvement” as the rationale for giving Mike London yet another chance to get things turned around.


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Press Conference: UVA football players talk after UNC loss

Interviews with UVA football players Quin Blanding, Greyson Lambert, Kevin Parks, Anthony Harris and Darius Jennings after the Cavs’ 28-27 loss to North Carolina at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday.


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Press Conference: Virginia Cavaliers football coach Mike London

Highlights from the postgame press conference with Virginia Cavaliers football coach Mike London after UVA’s 28-27 loss to North Carolina on Saturday in Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va.


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UNC rallies, deflates UVA on Homecoming, 28-27

For the umpteenth time, UVA dominated an opponent statistically. For the fourth time this season, an opponent outplayed statistically walked away with the W.


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Live Blog: UVA football hosts UNC in the South’s Oldest Football Rivalry

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be in the press box at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va., for Saturday’s ACC football game between UVA (4-3, 2-1 ACC) and North Carolina (3-4, 1-2 ACC).


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.


UVA Sports Today: Can the ‘Hoos get a must-win against UNC?

Host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham bring you UVA Sports Today. This week’s podcast begins with a look back at Virginia’s 20-13 loss at Duke. Jeff questions Chris on his column referencing quarterback Matt Johns as the man at UVA and questions whether Greyson Lambert needs to be reinserted as the starter.


UVA football announces future dates with Notre Dame

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced today additional dates the Notre Dame football team will face conference opponents in future schedules. The Fighting Irish and Cavaliers are slated to meet three times between 2019 and 2024.


Press Conference: UVA football coach Mike London

UVA football coach Mike London talks with reporters on Monday. Virginia (4-3, 2-1 ACC) hosts North Carolina (3-4, 1-2 ACC) on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville.


Press Conference: UVA football coach Mike London

UVA football coach Mike London talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 20-13 loss at Duke on Saturday at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, N.C.


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Rivalry? Duke has been the hammer, UVA football the nail

Remember when it was shameful to say that your football team lost to Duke? Entering the 2008 season, UVA football owned Duke, as to that point the rest of the ACC had, with Virginia having won 17 of the last 19 in the series. Which made the 31-3 beatdown that the Blue Devils handed to the ‘Hoos in ’08 so shocking.


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Next step in UVA rebuilding process: Learning how to win

UVA had a commanding 24-3 lead at the half Saturday night against Pitt. Scott Stadium was buzzing. A blowout win over an ACC rival was in the making. The Cavs had the ball to start the second half. Build on the strong second quarter showing with a successful first drive, put some more points on the board, and the game was over.


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UVA holds off late Pitt rally, wins 24-19, improves to 2-0 in ACC

UVA raced out to a 24-3 halftime lead, but Pitt hung around until the late stages before finally falling, 24-19, before 43,307 in Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday night.


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Live Blog: #UVA football hosts #Pitt in #ACC clash

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads a live blog during tonight’s ACC clash between UVA (3-2, 1-0 ACC) and Pitt (3-2, 1-0 ACC) at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va.


White-out, sorta, kinda, for UVA vs. Pitt on Saturday

UVA defensive end Eli Harold said last week that he wanted to see a white-out for Saturday’s key ACC clash with Pitt in Scott Stadium. Harold is getting his wish, sorta, kinda.


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Injury reports for Pitt, UVA heading into ACC football clash

UVA (3-2, 1-0 ACC) hosts Pitt (3-2, 1-0 ACC) Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va. The two programs released their weekly injury reports on Thursday.


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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.


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Game Notes: UVA football hosts Pitt

UVA (3-2, 1-0 ACC) hosts Pitt (3-2, 1-0 ACC) in ACC football action on Saturday night in Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va. The Panthers make their first-ever ACC trip to Scott Stadium and third overall.


Blind eye: UVA hopes fans show up Saturday night for Pitt game

UVa defensive end Eli Harold, at least, has an idea for how the athletics department can take a step to try to fill up Scott Stadium for Saturday’s key ACC clash with Pitt.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


Upset! UVA rallies late, knocks off #21 Louisville, 23-21

UVA converted a late Louisville turnover into a 42-yard Ian Frye field goal with 3:42 to go, and the ‘Hoos defense put up a last-drive stand to complete the 23-21 upset of #21 Louisville on Saturday at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va.


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Live Blog: #21 Louisville vs. UVA football

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is in the press box at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va., for today’s ACC football game between #21 Louisville (2-0, 1-0 ACC) and UVA (1-1, 0-0 ACC).


Can UVA upset #21 Louisville? Heart says no, head says …

Try as I might, I can’t convince myself that UVA can pull it off this weekend against #21 Louisville.


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Game Notes: UVA football hosts #21 Louisville on Saturday

Augusta Free Press previews the UVA-Louisville football game on Saturday: with broadcast information, game notes and links to AFP previews.


UVA football needs a packed house Saturday

If ever there was a time that a football team needed its home-field advantage, it’s this Saturday with UVA getting ready to host Louisville.


Press Conference: UVA football coach Mike London

UVA football coach Mike London talks with reporters on Monday. The Cavs host Louisville on Saturday in Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va.


UVA rolls past turnover-riddled Richmond, 45-13

UVA transfers Michael Strauss and Michael Rocco threw for a combined 363 yards, but Richmond turned the ball over seven times, and Virginia made the Spiders pay in posting a 45-13 pasting before 34,533 fans and 30,414 empty seats in Scott Stadium on Saturday.


Live Blog: UVA football hosts Richmond

UVA (0-1) hosts Richmond (1-0) today at 3:30 p.m. at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va., and Augusta Free Press is there. AFP editor Chris Graham will lead a live blog around the game, beginning with the tailgate and running all the way through the final ticks of the clock in the fourth quarter.


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UVA activates Heat Management Plan for Richmond football game

With temperatures and the heat index expected to be above 90 for the Virginia football game with Richmond at Scott Stadium on Saturday, UVa has activated its heat management-operating plan.


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Youth Day is set for Saturday’s UVA-Richmond football game

The UVA athletics department’s annual Youth Day at Scott Stadium is Saturday, Sept. 6, when the Cavalier football team plays host to Richmond. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m.


Live Blog: UVA football season opener vs. #7 UCLA

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads a live blog from the press box at Scott Stadium n Charlottesville, Va., during today’s 2014 football season opener between UVA and seventh-ranked UCLA.