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Thanksgiving driving fatalities experience record decline in Virginia

Despite the challenging weather at the start of the 2014 Thanksgiving weekend in Virginia, preliminary numbers indicate a record decline in traffic fatalities over the holiday statistical counting period.

UVA women’s basketball defeats Florida International, 74-61

The UVA women’s basketball team (5-1) earned a 74-61 victory over Florida International (0-5) in the consolation final of the FIU Thanksgiving Classic Tournament on Sunday.

Toledo hands UVA women’s basketball first loss, 64-62

The UVA women’s basketball team (4-1) lost for the first time this season, falling 64-62 against Toledo (1-2) at the FIU Thanksgiving Classic Tournament on Friday (Nov. 28).

#22 UVA men’s soccer headed to Sweet Sixteen

The 22nd-ranked Virginia men’s soccer team rallied to top UNC Wilmington, 3-1, Sunday afternoon in the second round of the NCAA tournament at Klöckner Stadium.

UVA women’s basketball off to 4-0 start with win over Auburn

The UVA women’s basketball team (4-0) earned a 66-51 victory over Auburn (3-1) on Sunday (Nov. 23) at John Paul Jones Arena.

#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.

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UVa. men’s soccer is #8 seed in NCAA Tournament

The UVa. men’s soccer team has earned the No. 8 seed and a first-round bye in the 2013 NCAA Tournament. On Sunday (Nov. 24) at 1 p.m., Virginia (10-5-5) will play host to the winner of Thursday’s Delaware-St. John’s match. The men’s second-round contest at Klöckner Stadium will precede the third-round NCAA women’s tournament game, which will be held at 5 p.m.

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UVa. men’s soccer loses to Maryland in ACC title game, 1-0

Top-seeded Maryland scored on an own goal in the 88th minute to win the 2013 ACC Men’s Soccer Championship, 1-0, over Virginia on Sunday afternoon in front of 4,763 fans at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Germantown, Md. The sixth-seeded Cavaliers (10-5-5) now will await their NCAA tournament fate.