Tag: Tony Bennett
Where we are right now in Virginia basketball history: either you loudly proclaim your uncritical and undying love for coach Tony Bennett, or you’re voted off the island. I’ve got a few sticks together for my makeshift life raft.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett, who has guided the Cavaliers to a 28-2 overall regular-season record that includes an ACC-record 17-1 conference mark, has been named the winner of the Henry Iba Award, given annually by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association to the national coach of the year.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett and players Kyle Guy and Devon Hall talk with reporters after UVA’s 75-58 win over Louisville on Thursday in the 2018 ACC Tournament.
Virginia head coach Tony Bennett was named the 2018 USBWA District III Coach of the Year, announced by the organization on Tuesday. Kyle Guy (Indianapolis, Ind.) and Devon Hall (Virginia Beach, Va.) were named to the All-District III Team.
The Virginia basketball team is likely not going to finish 18-0 in the ACC. Odds are that the ‘Hoos won’t be ranked #1 in the regular season. Villanova is too good right now, and UVA has tough road games at Florida State and Miami in the next week.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 64-48 win at Georgia Tech Thursday night.
UVA basketball fans get worked up this time each year over the fate of our beloved coach Tony Bennett.
UVA coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs defeated Pitt, 67-42, on Saturday.
UVA coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 53-43 win over #5 North Carolina.
UVA coach Tony Bennett talks with the media after the #18 Cavs won 70-55 at N.C. State on Saturday.
UVA coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 65-55 loss to Duke.
UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett talks with VirginiaSportsTV about the Cavs’ upcoming game with #12 Duke.
UVA coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after his Cavs defeated #4 Louisville, 71-55, on Monday.
‘Hoo woulda thunk it, that the weak point for #11 UVA Wednesday night at Pitt would be on the defensive end?
UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett talks about his team’s upcoming game with Ohio State in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Darius Thompson and Kyle Guy talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 90-34 win over Grambling State.
UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett has been lauded far and wide after announcing the dismissal of star forward Austin Nichols.
Let’s get right down to it: your favorite college sports school, UVA or Virginia Tech. And the survey said?
UVA basketball’s Tony Bennett, Malcolm Brogdon and Anthony Gill were honored by the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association.
UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Mike Tobey, Anthony Gill and Malcolm Brogdon talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 68-62 loss to Syracuse.
UVA coach Tony Bennett and a group of Cavs players talk with reporters on the eve of the matchup with Syracuse in the Elite Eight on Sunday.
UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Mike Tobey, Anthony Gill and Malcolm Brogdon talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 84-71 win over Iowa State in the Sweet 16.
UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Malcolm Brogdon, Anthony Gill and London Perrantes talk with reporters in Chicago on the eve of the Midwest Regional.
Top seed UVA had been in this position before. As a top seed in 2014, the Cavs trailed #16 seed Coastal Carolina by 10 points in the first half and had to rally to win.
The only drama in the 81-45 win for top seed UVA over Hampton in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament was the health of coach Tony Bennett.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Malcolm Brogdon and Anthony Gill talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 61-57 loss to North Carolina in the ACC Tournament final on Saturday.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett and players Malcolm Brogdon and London Perrantes talk with reporters after the Cavs defeated Miami, 73-68, on Friday in the ACC Tournament.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett and seniors Malcolm Brogdon and Anthony Gill talk with reporters after a 72-52 win over Georgia Tech in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday.
Virginia is 41-1 at home since the exam break in December 2013. If you wear orange and blue, you pretty much know when you get in your car to head to the John Paul Jones Arena that the good guys are going to win.
Over an eight-game stretch beginning Feb. 3, Virginia senior forward Mike Tobey had 19 rebounds. Total. Saturday night, Tobey had 20.
Virginia won the ACC regular season title the past two seasons, but a third might be difficult just based on the logjam at the top of the conference.
Call the engraver. Virginia guard Malcolm Brogdon is your ACC player of the year. And if you have any question about that, ask Cat Barber.
Pitt shot 39.1 percent from the field, was just 2-of-13 from three-point range, and had to scramble to get to 50. Which means Virginia coach Tony Bennett was happy.
Isaiah Wilkins helped set the defensive tone for Virginia early on Saturday in his first start since a 70-68 loss at Virginia Tech on Jan. 4.
Tony Bennett has been playing mind games with his 11th-ranked Virginia team for going on a month now. He may have finally broken through in his pregame talk on Saturday.
“Wake Forest really outplayed us,” UVA coach Tony Bennett said, understandably understated after #11 Virginia stole a 72-71 road win on Tuesday.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett wants his team to improve on the defensive end. What coach doesn’t, right?
Much discussion in the past 36 hours on the message boards has focused on what appears to be a growing divisiveness on the Virginia basketball team.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett tried yet another starting lineup at Florida State Sunday night, his fifth in five ACC games. This one didn’t work, either.
If you didn’t know the final score, you’d think from listening to Virginia coach Tony Bennett that his team had just lost by 20 points.
The hallmark of Virginia’s back-to-back 30-win ACC regular-season championship teams was hard work.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett used 11 players for at least five minutes in the Cavs’ 68-64 loss at Georgia Tech on Saturday.
Tony Bennett grew up, literally, seeped in Pack-Line, at the feet of his father, legendary coach Dick Bennett.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett might be the best in the ACC. But right now, his counterpart down the road in Blacksburg is getting the better of him.
Have we ever seen the Virginia Pack-Line cut up like Virginia Tech was able to perform surgery Monday night?
Oakland coach Greg Kampe knows as well as anybody how Virginia coach Tony Bennett beats you.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks Virginia basketball on this podcast.
A couple of questions before the season for #5 Virginia: who would replace Justin Anderson and Darion Atkins, and how deep would Tony Bennett’s bench be?
Virginia senior Mike Tobey played all of one minute in the first half Saturday before going to the bench with two fouls.
Wahoo Nation is on the edge of its seats about Tony Bennett with the news that Wisconsin basketball coach Bo Ryan has retired.