Tag: TCU

Men’s tennis: Virginia downs TCU 4-1 in ITA National Indoor Semifinals

The top-seeded Virginia men’s tennis team (8-0) defeated No. 2 TCU, 4-1, in the semifinals of the 2016 ITA Indoors.

College Football Playoff: It worked

Ohio State wasn’t even supposed to be in the College Football Playoff. Remember that bit of controversy? The Buckeyes jumped TCU and Baylor after blasting Wisconsin in the B1G Championship Game, and the Big 12 wanted a congressional investigation.

AFP editor Chris Graham breaks down the college football playoff

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450AM in Lexington, Va., to talk sports, with a focus this week on getting an early look at the four-team college football playoff.

No way Florida State is the best team, right? Well, who is?

Florida State might be the weakest October #1 team in recent memory. Then again, nobody else seems to want to be #1. Four of last week’s top six lost, leading to an unprecedented reshuffling of the AP Top 25.

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Game Preview: UVA faces Richmond on Saturday

Notes for Saturday’s non-conference football game between UVA (0-1) and Richmond (0-1) set for Saturday in Charlottesville, Va.

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UVA golf’s McCarthy rallies, earns spot in U.S. Amateur quarters

UVA men’s golfer Denny McCarthy (Rockville, Md.) advanced to the quarterfinals of the 114th U.S. Amateur Championships in dramatic fashion Thursday by using a come-from behind rally over his final five holes at the Atlanta Athletic Club.

The winner, the spoils: Rested UVA staff key to College World Series win

Winning its first two games in the College World Series, UVA was where it needed to be, needing just one win against an Ole Miss team with its backs against the wall.

College World Series: UVA one game away from CWS Finals

The UVA baseball team faces the TCU-Ole Miss winner Friday night in the NCAA College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. Game time is 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT in Omaha, Neb.

Video Highlights: UVA defeats TCU at the College World Series

The UVA baseball team outlasted TCU to earn a 3-2 victory in a marathon 15-inning game on Tuesday at the 2014 Men’s College World Series.

Transcript: UVA College World Series press conference

UVA baseball coach Brian O’Connor and players Branden Cogswell, Daniel Pinero and Nick Howard talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 3-2, 15-inning win over TCU on Tuesday in the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska.

Press Conference: UVA baseball after epic College World Series win

Brian O’Connor, Daniel Pinero, Branden Cogswell and Nick Howard talk about the epic 3-2 UVA win over TCU in 15 innings. Pinero drove in the game-winning run with a sacrifice fly to give the Cavaliers a 2-0 record in the CWS.

What a game! UVA endures in College World Series

It’s 2-1 TCU in the second inning, and UVA pitching coach Karl Kuhn is on the mound talking with starting pitcher Brandon Waddell with reliever Whit Mayberry in the bullpen.

Marathon: UVA outlasts TCU in 15 innings, 3-2

Daniel Pinero hit a liner to deep center with one out in the bottom of the 15th, and pinch-runner Thomas Woodruff tagged up and scored from third with the winning run for UVA in a dramatic 3-2 College World Series win over TCU on Tuesday.

Live Blog: UVA vs. TCU in the College World Series

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be live blogging during Tuesday’s College World Series game between #3 national seed UVA (50-14) and #7 national seed TCU (48-16). First pitch is at 8 p.m. Eastern.

Video: UVA vs. TCU College World Series preview

UVA will face TCU tonight in the College World Series winners’ bracket. Cavaliers head coach Brian O’Connor says the focus is only on playing the Horned Frogs tonight and going to 2-0 in the College World Series.

College World Series: UVA vs. TCU preview

The UVA baseball team takes on TCU Tuesday evening in a winners’ bracket matchup in the NCAA College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. Game time is 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT in Omaha, Neb.

College World Series: Where does Artie Lewicki fit into UVA’s plans?

Artie Lewicki worked his way back into the starting rotation one outing at a time in 2014. But now that Lewicki has earned his spot, it’s looking like he might be more valuable to UVA coach Brian O’Connor coming back out of the bullpen.

Podcast: Cavalanche previews UVA-TCU at the College World Series

Jeff Fife and Chris Graham review the 2-1 win for UVA over Ole Miss Sunday in the College World Series – and look ahead to the pivotal matchup between the Cavs and TCu in Omaha coming on Tuesday.

Video: UVA vs. TCU College World Series preview

#3 national seed UVA took down Ole Miss in dramatic fashion Sunday night and advance to play TCU in the winners bracket on Tuesday. ACCDN host Jeff Fischel previews Virginia’s upcoming matchup against TCU in this version of ACC NOW.

Mirror images: Previewing UVA vs. TCU in the College World Series

The only two national seeds to make it to Omaha for the 2014 College World Series meet Tuesday night with a lot on the line. #3 seed UVA (50-14) and #7 seed TCU (48-16) square off at 8 p.m. Eastern with the quick route to the championship series on the line.

Video: UVA baseball talks College World Series walkoff

UVA baseball head coach Brian O’Connor and walk-off hero Mike Papi talk about Virginia’s dramatic win over Ole Miss in the College World Series. The Cavaliers will play TCU on Tuesday at 8 ET.

Big Papi! UVA takes down Ole Miss on walkoff, 2-1

Mike Papi rode a 3-2, two-out pitch to the gap in right-center to score pinch-runner Thomas Woodruff from second base, lifting UVA to a 2-1 win over Ole Miss in the College World Series Sunday night in Omaha, Neb.

College World Series: Road through Omaha not easy for UVA

The regional wasn’t easy for UVA, on paper, with an SEC team as the #2 seed and the #14 team in the final regular-season national polls as the #3.

College World Series tickets on sale for UVA fans

UVA has advanced to the 2014 NCAA College World Series to be played June 14-25 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska. A limited number of tickets for the CWS will be available for purchase by Virginia fans.

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#3 UVa. baseball completes sweep of Boston College

The third-ranked UVa. baseball team finished off a three-game series sweep of Boston CollegeSaturday after taking both games of a doubleheader against the Eagles.

Longwood basketball stuns TCU, 82-79

Sophomore Lucas Woodhouse/Greenlawn, New York made a three-point field goal with just 1.7-seconds remaining to lead visiting Longwood University to an 82-79 men’s basketball victory on the road at TCU of the Big 12 Conference on Tuesday night at the Daniel-Meyer Coliseum in Fort Worth, Texas.

Winners and Losers

LOSER: ACC basketball Ugh. Outside of Duke, what do we have? Eleven dwarfs. North Carolina and Virginia Tech were supposed to contend for #2, but both are weak 9-4s. Traditional powers Georgia Tech and Wake Forest are 7-5 and 6-8, respectively, with losses to the likes of Kennesaw State, Stetson, Winthrop, UNC-Wilmington and Siena. The […]