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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.


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.

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No. 10 Virginia upended by Radford at home

A second half Radford (8-4-2) goal proved to the difference in a 1-0 victory over No. 10 Virginia (9-2-3) at Klöckner Stadium.

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ACC Football Notebook: Week 8

News from the world of ACC Football heading into Week 8 of the 2017 college football season.

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UVA study: Inpatient satisfaction improved by five-minute intervention

As hospitals seek to improve inpatient satisfaction, one effective way takes only a few minutes and no expensive equipment.

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UVA Basketball Season Preview: What is the ceiling for the ‘Hoos?

UVA basketball was getting a lot of early, early, early 2017-2018 love this past spring, including some national Top 10 buzz.

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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters on Monday. The ‘Hoos (5-1, 2-0 ACC) face Boston College (3-4, 1-3 ACC) on Saturday.

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Press Conference: UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters at his first press conference of the 2017-2018 basketball season.


Interview: Senior forward Isaiah Wilkins at UVA basketball media day

Senior forward Isaiah Wilkins talks with AFP editor Chris Graham and reporters at UVA basketball media day.

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Interview: Senior guard Devon Hall at UVA basketball media day

Senior guard Devon Hall talks with AFP editor Chris Graham and reporters at UVA basketball media day.

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Interview: Senior guard Nigel Johnson at UVA basketball media day

Senior transfer Nigel Johnson talks with AFP editor Chris Graham and reporters at UVA basketball media day.

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Interview: Freshman forward Jay Huff at UVA basketball media day

Redshirt freshman Jay Huff talks with AFP editor Chris Graham and reporters at UVA basketball media day.