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Gameday Primer: UVA vs. #7 UCLA

UVA opens the 2014 season on Saturday against seventh-ranked UCLA. Kickoff is at noon in Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va. The game is being broadcast on ESPN and on radio on the Virginia Sports Network. UCLA is a 21-point favorite heading into the contest.


UVA activates Heat Management Plan for UCLA football game

With the heat index expected to be above 90 for Virginia’s football game with UCLA at Scott Stadium on Saturday, UVA has activated its heat management-operating plan.


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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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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UVA football sees UCLA game as chance to shock the world

Not even the most rabid UVA fan thinks the Cavs will give seventh-ranked UCLA any kind of game in their season opener on Aug. 30 in Scott Stadium.


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UVA to play three games on ESPN’s ACC Big Monday

Virginia will make three appearances on ESPN’s ACC Big Monday during the 2014-15 men’s basketball season, the network announced Monday (Aug. 11).


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First three UVA football practices open to the public

The UVA football team’s first three practices of the fall will be open to the public. The practices are scheduled for Monday, Aug. 4, Tuesday, Aug. 5 and Wednesday, Aug. 6.


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UVA announces Movie Night at Scott Stadium, Football Meet the Team Day

The UVA athletics department will once again hold two popular preseason fan events prior to the start of the 2014 football season. The annual Movie Night at Scott Stadium will take place on Saturday, Aug. 2 and the football program’s Meet the Team Day is set for Sunday, Aug. 17.


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Chris Graham: What do the metrics say about UVA football’s chances vs. UCLA?

Last week, I wrote a column suggesting that UVA football fans should set their expectations a bit higher than people following a team that went 2-10 a year ago and has gone 18-31 in the last four years probably should, based on a simple metric: adding up the points assigned to the team in the Rivals.com recruiting rankings vis-à-vis its rivals in the ACC.


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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.


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UVa. spring football game set for Saturday

The UVa. football team will hold its annual Orange-Blue Spring Game on Saturday, April 12 at Scott Stadium. The gates open at 11 a.m. for pregame activities and the spring game is slated to begin at 1 p.m.Admission and parking are free.


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Parking information for Friday, Saturday UVa. sports events

With a number of home UVa. athletics events this weekend, fans should be aware of the parking options available for home events on Friday, April 11 and Saturday, April 12.


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UVa. football to hold open practice on Saturday

The UVa. football team will hold a practice open to the public on Saturday, March 22 at 11 a.m. The practice will be held at Scott Stadium.


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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.


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UVa. football sets spring game for April 12

UVa. football coach Mike London announced today the Cavaliers will hold their annual Orange-Blue spring football game on Saturday, April 12 at Scott Stadium. The game will start at 1 p.m. Gates will open at 11 a.m. Admission and parking are free.


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#11 UNC tops UVa. women’s basketball, 80-74

The UVa. women’s basketball team (13-13, 6-7 ACC) fell 80-74 to No. 11 North Carolina (21-6, 9-4 ACC) on Thursday, Feb. 20 at John Paul Jones Arena.


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Blowout city: UVa. women’s basketball ripped by Georgia Tech, 95-76

The UVa. women’s basketball team (12-12, 5-6 ACC) fell 95-76 in a Friday (Feb. 14) road game at Georgia Tech (17-8, 7-5 ACC).


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No. 7 UVa. men’s lacrosse opens 2014 season vs. No. 12 Loyola on Thursday

The UVa. men’s lacrosse team, ranked No. 7 in this week’s USILA coaches poll and No. 8 in this week’s Warrior/Inside Lacrosse media poll, open the 2014 campaign on Thursday at home against Loyola, ranked No. 12 in the coaches poll and No. 16 in the media poll.


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UVa.-Notre Dame basketball game sold out

The UVa. men’s basketball game against Notre Dame on Saturday, Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena is sold out. The sellout marks Virginia’s fourth of the season and most since selling out seven contests during the 2007-08 season.


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Four UVa. players named Baseball America Preseason All-Americans

Four members of the Virginia baseball team have been named to Baseball America’s 2014 Preseason All-America Team, released today by the publication. Virginia boasts the most players on the All-America team of any school.


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.


UVa.-Virginia Tech men’s basketball game sold out

The UVa. men’s basketball game against in-state rival Virginia Tech on Saturday, Jan. 25 at 3 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena is sold out. The sellout marks Virginia’s third of the season.


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UVa. baseball leads nation with five Perfect Game Preseason All-Americans

Five members of the UVa. baseball team have been named to the Perfect Game Preseason All-America Team, which was announced Monday. Virginia has the most players on the All-America team of any school in the country.


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UVa. baseball 10-game ticket packages on sale

Ten-Game Mini-Packages for the 2014 UVa. baseball season go on sale Monday (Jan. 6) through the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office.


Chris Graham: How the Mike London era could come to an end this weekend

Mike London could be coaching his final game at the University of Virginia this weekend. Yes, I get it, it’s not likely. UVa. does not make in-season changes the way you’d expect from a Southern Cal, which abruptly fired football coach Lane Kiffin earlier this season after a middling 3-2 start.


UVa.-VCU men’s basketball game sold out

The No. 24 Virginia men’s basketball game against No. 14 VCU on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena is sold out. Virginia opens the season against James Madison on Friday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. at JPJ. Tickets are on sale for this game at four price levels: $15, $16, $19 and $25. Family Package tickets are also on sale for this game.


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Postgame Blog: #UVavsClemson

Augusta Free Press provides full coverage of #8 Clemson’s 59-10 win at Virginia on Saturday. AFP editor Chris Graham’s live in-game blog, plus pregame and postgame notes, offer the most complete picture of the game that you can imagine.


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Live Blog: #UVavsGeorgiaTech

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be live from Scott Stadium with coverage of today’s ACC football clash between the University of Virginia (2-5, 0-3 ACC) and Georgia Tech (4-3, 3-2 ACC) (hashtag #UVavsGT).


Chris Graham: UVa. football is officially irrelevant

Duke has now taken five of its last six games against UVa., which is maybe not even arguably the worst program in the ACC now.


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Live Blog: UVa. vs. Duke

Join AugustaFreePress.com editor Chris Graham for live coverage of today’s ACC football clash pitting UVa. (2-4, 0-2 ACC) against Duke (4-2, 0-2 ACC).


No smoking at Scott Stadium

A new University of Virginia policy will take effect for the 2009 football season, prohibiting smoking in Scott Stadium. Smoking is prohibited in all UVa facilities, including in all athletics facilities. There is a designated smoking area outside the southwest gate at the stadium, which is required to be 25 feet from the gate. Fans […]


Videocast | ‘Canes rally, stun Cavs in OT, 24-17

An AFP News report from Scott Stadium after a late Miami rally pushed the Hurricanes to a 24-17 overtime win over Virginia on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008. Length: 2:36