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Postgame: Virginia coach Tony Bennett, players after win over Syracuse

Virginia coach Tony Bennett and UVA players De’Andre Hunter, Devon Hall, Kyle Guy and Ty Jerome talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 68-61 win over Syracuse.


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Inside the Numbers: Room for improvement for #3 Virginia

Nitpicking Virginia’s 68-61 win over Syracuse on Tuesday, the first nit to pick is defensive rebounding, which for the second straight game was atrocious.


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#3 Virginia holds off Syracuse, wins 68-61

A 12-2 second-half run gave #3 Virginia a working margin, but the ‘Hoos had to work to finish off Syracuse in a 68-61 win on Tuesday in Charlottesville.


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Live Blog: #3 UVA faces Syracuse in ACC Tuesday hoops action

AFP editor Chris Graham leads our live blog as #3 UVA (14-1, 3-0 ACC) faces Syracuse (12-4, 1-3 ACC) Tuesday at 8 p.m. in Charlottesville.


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Griswold named director of football development, performance at UVA

Virginia head football coach Bronco Mendenhall announced today (Jan. 9) that Shawn Griswold has been named director of football development and performance. He will join the Cavalier staff on Jan. 15.


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Game Preview: #3 Virginia faces Syracuse in ACC Tuesday hoops action

It is said of up-tempo teams that an upcoming game might very well resemble a track meet. Tuesday’s ACC clash between #3 Virginia and Syracuse might better be made akin to Greco-Roman wrestling.


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ACC Basketball News and Notes: Jan. 8

Following a break on Monday night, the ACC schedule resumes with a total of seven conference games on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.


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Notre Dame’s T.J. Gibbs named ACC Basketball Player of the Week

Notre Dame sophomore T.J. Gibbs has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week, while Miami freshman Chris Lykes earned ACC Rookie of the Week honors.


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Game Notes: #3 UVA faces Syracuse on Tuesday at JPJ

No. 3 Virginia (14-1, 3-0 ACC) hosts Syracuse (12-4, 1-2 ACC) in ACC men’s basketball action on Tuesday, Jan. 9. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 8 p.m.


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Virginia rises to season-high #3 in new AP hoops poll

After an impressive win over defending national champ North Carolina, Virginia moved to a season-best #3 in this week’s Associated Press Top 25.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia downs Clemson, 70-41, wins seventh straight

The Virginia women’s basketball team (11-6, 4-0 ACC) picked up a 70-41 victory over Clemson (10-6, 0-3 ACC) on Sunday (Jan. 7) at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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Postgame: UVA coach Tony Bennett, players on Cavs’ win over North Carolina

UVA coach Tony Bennett and Virginia players Devon Hall, Isaiah Wilkins, Ty Jerome and DeAndre Hunter talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 61-49 win over North Carolina.


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Inside the Numbers: Defense ascendant as UVA topples UNC

One quibble from the 61-49 UVA win over defending national champ North Carolina: the Heels, as you would expect, dominated the offensive glass, snaring 48.7 percent of their misses, which, yeah, yikes.


#8 UVA puts the clamps down on #12 UNC, wins 61-49

Defending national champ North Carolina scored just one point in the final 7:11 after cutting the UVA lead to six, and the eighth-ranked ‘Hoos finished off a 61-49 win Saturday.


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Live Blog: #8 UVA hosts #12 UNC in key early-season ACC matchup

AFP editor Chris Graham leads our live blog as #8 UVA (13-1, 2-0 ACC) hosts #12 UNC (12-3, 1-1 ACC) today at 1 p.m. in Charlottesville.


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Game Preview: #8 UVA hosts #12 UNC in Saturday ACC showdown

Defending national champ North Carolina hasn’t won in Charlottesville since 2012, dropping four straight at #8 UVA, including an ugly 53-43 loss at JPJ last February.


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Game Notes: #8 Virginia hosts #12 North Carolina on Saturday

No. 8 Virginia (13-1, 2-0 ACC) hosts No. 12 North Carolina (12-3, 1-1 ACC) in ACC men’s basketball action on Saturday, Jan. 6. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 1 p.m.


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Virginia announces 2018 men’s lacrosse schedule

Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Lars Tiffany announced the team’s 2018 schedule on Thursday (Jan. 4). The slate features 15 games, including eight home contests at Klöckner Stadium.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia wins 73-63 at NC State

The Virginia women’s basketball team (10-6, 3-0 ACC) picked up a 73-63 road win at NC State (12-4, 1-2 ACC) on Thursday (Jan. 4) at Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh, N.C.


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The Mendenhall UVA Football Rebuild: Patience

The 49-7 Military Bowl loss to Navy makes clear that the UVA football rebuild ongoing under second-year coach Bronco Mendenhall is far from over.


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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.