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Postgame: UVA coach Tony Bennett, Virginia Tech coach Buzz Williams

UVA coach Tony Bennett and Virginia Tech coach Buzz Williams talk with reporters after the ‘Hoos defeated the Hokies 78-52 in ACC basketball action on Wednesday.


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Inside the Numbers: Why this Virginia team is dangerous

Virginia Tech did what coach Buzz Williams wanted his team to do, attacking Virginia off the dribble, getting to the foul line, and getting UVA’s bigs into foul trouble.


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#8 Virginia blasts Virginia Tech, 78-52

Eighth-ranked Virginia led by 12 at the half, and used a 15-0 second-half run to put away Virginia Tech, in a surprisingly easy 78-52 win on Wednesday in Blacksburg.


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Live Blog: #8 UVA faces Virginia Tech in ACC basketball clash

AFP editor Chris Graham leads our live blog as #8 UVA (12-1, 1-0 ACC) faces Virginia Tech (11-3, 0-1 ACC) in ACC basketball action on Wednesday. The game tips off at 9 p.m.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia plays at NC State on Thursday

The Virginia women’s basketball team (9-6, 2-0 ACC) plays at NC State (12-3, 1-1 ACC) on Thursday, Jan. 4 at 7 p.m. at Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh, N.C.


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ACC Basketball News and Notes: Week of Jan. 2

The ACC weekday slate tips off Tuesday night with Pitt traveling to Louisville. The game will be the first league test for the Cardinals, while the Panthers seek to rebound from last Saturday’s loss to No. 15 Miami in their ACC opener.


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UVA guard Ty Jerome named ACC Basketball Player of the Week

UVA sophomore Ty Jerome has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week, while Duke freshman Marvin Bagley III earned ACC Rookie of the Week honors.


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Game Preview: Clash of styles marks matchup between #8 UVA, Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech wants to shoot early and often. #8 UVA wants to make you work and then have to settle. It’s a clash of styles that will come to a head for the first of two meetings in 2018 Wednesday night in Blacksburg.


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Game Notes: #8 UVA faces Virginia Tech in ACC hoops battle

No. 8 UVA (12-1, 1-0 ACC) battles in-state rival Virginia Tech (11-3, 0-1 ACC) in ACC action on Wednesday, Jan. 3. Tipoff at Cassell Coliseum is set for 9 p.m.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia downs Syracuse, 68-63

The Virginia women’s basketball team (9-6, 2-0 ACC) picked up its fifth straight win, downing RV/23 Syracuse, 68-63, on Sunday (Dec. 31) at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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UVA football: Ricky Brumfield named assistant coach

UVA head football coach Bronco Mendenhall announced the hiring of Ricky Brumfield as the Cavaliers’ 10th assistant football coach. He will assume the role of special teams coordinator. The 2018 season will be Brumfield’s 18th as a collegiate coach.


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Virginia wrestling opens 2018 at Southern Scuffle on Monday

The Virginia wrestling team opens the new year on Monday, beginning competition at the Southern Scuffle hosted by Chattanooga. Wrestling begins at 10 a.m. on each day of the two-day event at McKenzie Arena.


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Postgame: UVA coach Tony Bennett, players after win over Boston College

UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Kyle Guy, Isaiah Wilkins, Jack Salt and Ty Jerome talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 59-58 win over Boston College on Saturday.


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UVA-Boston College Postgame: Video highlights, game notes, more

Game notes and video highlights from #9 UVA basketball’s 59-58 win over Boston College on Saturday.


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Inside the Numbers: UVA escapes rugged Boston College in ACC opener

Boston College, a 59-58 loser at UVA on Saturday, is not the 14th-best team in the ACC. That much is clear.


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#9 UVA holds off Boston Colllege, 59-58, in ACC opener

Ninth-ranked UVA got 31 points from Ty Jerome, but needed two defensive stops in the final 3.1 seconds, to defeat Boston College, 59-58, on Saturday.


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Live Blog: #9 UVA hosts Boston College in ACC opener

AFP editor Chris Graham reports live as No. 9 UVA (11-1) opens its 65th season of ACC action against Boston College (10-3) on Saturday (Dec. 30). Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 2 p.m.


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Game Notes: #9 UVA basketball hosts Boston College in ACC opener on Saturday

No. 9 UVA (11-1) opens its 65th season of ACC action against Boston College (10-3) on Saturday (Dec. 30). Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 2 p.m.


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Bronco Mendenhall has Virginia ahead of schedule at the end of Year 2

You’re comparing Bronco Mendenhall to Tony Bennett, and thinking Bronco’s progress through two seasons doesn’t match up to Tony’s. And you’re right. Bronco is ahead of where Tony was at this stage of his Virginia tenure. You think I’m crazy, but I’m right.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia opens ACC play with a 62-50 victory over Pitt

The Virginia women’s basketball team (8-6, 1-0 ACC) opened its Atlantic Coast Conference schedule with a 62-50 victory over Pittsburgh (7-6, 0-1 ACC) on Thursday (Dec. 28) at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia hosts Pitt on Thursday to open ACC play

The Virginia women’s basketball team (7-6, 0-0 ACC) begins its Atlantic Coast Conference schedule by hosting Pittsburgh (7-5, 0-0 ACC) on Thursday, Dec. 28 at 7 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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UVA College of Arts & Sciences presents: The Engagements Lecture Series featuring Danielle Allen

The University of Virginia’s College of Arts & Sciences will return to The Paramount Theater on February 1, at 7 p.m. for the Engagement Lecture Series featuring author and Harvard Professor Danielle Allen.


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Bonzie Colson named ACC Basketball Player of the Week

Notre Dame’s Bonzie Colson has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week, while Duke freshman Wendell Carter Jr. earned ACC Rookie of the Week accolades.


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Virginia makes first appearance in AP Top 10 in 2017-2018 season

Virginia started the season unranked. Heading into the New Year, the ‘Hoos are in the AP Top 10.


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UVA football’s Blanding, Kiser, Benkert rolling dice playing in Military Bowl?

You wouldn’t blame UVA seniors Quin Blanding, Micah Kiser or Kurt Benkert for sitting out the Military Bowl. I’m seeing draft boards projecting each of the three going between the third and fifth round of the 2018 NFL Draft, which would translate to roughly $2 million to $3 million in salary and bonuses, assuming a rookie four-year deal.


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Five best victories of Virginia Cavaliers

The recent performance of the Virginia Cavaliers might not be that satisfying for their fans this season. It is because after winning against Georgia Tech, they have now lost against Louisville, Miami and Virginia Tech in their last three matches with Navy Midshipmen match coming next.


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UVA will facilitate governor’s new Environmental Justice Advisory Council

Representatives from UVA’s Institute for Environmental Negotiation will serve as facilitators for the 15-member Environmental Justice Advisory Council, which includes leaders from academia, business, public service and non-governmental organizations.


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#13 Virginia finishes pre-ACC slate with win over Hampton

#13 Virginia closed the first half on a 16-2 run to break open a tight game, then coasted in the second half to an 82-48 win over Hampton on Friday.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia defeats Manhattan, 69-47

The Virginia women’s basketball team (7-6, 0-0 ACC) concluded its non-conference schedule by picking up a 69-47 win over Manhattan (3-8, 0-0 MAAC) on Thursday (Dec. 21) at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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UVA football announces 2018 early signees

The UVA football program signed 18 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent (NLI) for the 2018-19 academic school year, head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced.


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#13 Virginia takes care of business, pummels Savannah State

#13 Virginia was supposed to manhandle Savannah State. No surprises: the ‘Hoos took care of the Tigers early en route to a 78-47 win.


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Postgame: UVA coach Tony Bennett on win over Savannah State

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 78-47 win over Savannah State.


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UVA baseball’s Jake McCarthy listed on preseason All-America team

UVA junior outfielder Jake McCarthy (Scranton, Pa.) was listed on the Collegiate Baseball Preseason All-America Team as a second team honoree. He was one of seven ACC players to be recognized on the first and second teams.


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#16 Virginia dispatches Davidson, 80-60

Virginia came out of the gate a bit sloppy, trailing Davidson by as many as eight early, but turned things around with a late first-half run, en route to an 80-64 win Saturday.


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UVA defense struggles in Davidson win

Davidson came in to Saturday averaging 83.1 points and 13.2 made threes per game, so Virginia holding the Wildcats to 60 points and 8-of-26 shooting from long range is a victory for the Pack-Line.


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Inside the Numbers: Emergence of Nigel Johnson keys Virginia

Virginia point guard Nigel Johnson was perhaps the best free-agent acquisition in the Power 5 this past offseason.


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Bennett on Jay Huff: Bright future, but it will take time

Jay Huff is a mystery to many Virginia basketball fans, who desperately want him to be a star, and wonder why he isn’t already.


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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 41-10 loss to Boston College on Saturday.


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Boston College hammers UVA, 41-10

Boston College took control early with big plays, then stifled the Virginia offense in a dominating 41-10 victory over the ‘Hoos on Saturday.


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Field hockey: No. 3 Virginia captures ACC regular season title

The No. 3 Virginia field hockey team (13-3, 5-1 ACC) picked up a 2-1 victory at No. 7 Louisville (11-5, 4-2 ACC) on Saturday (Oct. 21) at Trager Stadium in Louisville, Ky.


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Live Blog: UVA faces Boston College in ACC football

Scott German and Josh Simmons handle the live blog duties today as UVA (5-1, 2-0 ACC) faces Boston College (3-4, 1-3 ACC).


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Men’s soccer: Koffi scores electrifying golden goal in UVA double OT win over Pitt

Junior Jean-Christophe Koffi (Potomac, Md.) scored the game-winning goal in the 107th minute, propelling No. 10 UVA to a 2-1 win over Pitt.


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Growth of Kyle Guy key to UVA basketball in 2016-2017

Kyle Guy, as a shooter, is dangerous. When the UVA sophomore guard becomes a scorer, he will be lethal.


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No. 12 Virginia picks up 3-1 win at Syracuse

No. 12 Virginia (9-3-4, 4-1-3 ACC) on Thursday night in a 3-1 victory over Syracuse (7-7-2, 2-5-1 ACC).


UVA Pepsi Blue-White Scrimmage to benefit hurricane relief

The UVA men’s basketball Pepsi Blue-White Scrimmage on Sunday, Oct. 22 will benefit hurricane relief.


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ACC approves 18-game women’s basketball conference schedule

ACC women’s basketball teams will begin an 18-game conference schedule starting with the 2019-20 season, the league announced Thursday.


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UVA women’s basketball picked fifth, sixth in preseason ACC polls

The UVA women’s basketball team has been predicted to finish sixth in the official 2017-18 Blue Ribbon Panel ACC Preseason Poll and fifth in a polling of the league’s head coaches.


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ACC has six named Lott Impact Awards quarterfinalists

The ACC led all conferences nationally with six of the 20 defensive football student-athletes named Wednesday as quarterfinalists for the 2017 Lott Impact Trophy.


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UVA baseball’s Orange & Blue World Series starts Thursday

UVA baseball’s annual fall intrasquad series, the Orange and Blue World Series, begins Thursday (Oct. 19) with a 3:30 p.m. contest at Davenport Field.


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New plan aims to slash unnecessary medical testing

Researchers at top hospitals in the U.S. and Canada have developed an ambitious plan to eliminate unnecessary medical testing.