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Inside the Numbers: UVA hoops getting hosed at the foul line?

I hate it when fans and fanzine-type writers prattle on about fouls and bad officiating. I say that as a prelude to a column about UVA hoops, fouls and bad officiating.

Live Blog: #12 UVA faces #1 Villanova in nonconference clash

AFP editor Chris Graham leads our live blog as #12 UVA (16-3) faces #1 Villanova (19-2) Sunday at 1 p.m. With game preview, stats and more.

Game Notes: #12 UVA battles #1 Villanova on Sunday

No. 12 UVA (16-3) plays at No. 1 Villanova (19-2) in ACC men’s basketball action on Sunday.

UVA vs. #1 Villanova live on the big screen at The Paramount

The Paramount Theater invites the community to cheer on 12th-ranked UVA as the Cavs take on #1 Villanova this Sunday at 1 p.m.

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Podcast: AFP editor Chris Graham talks NCAA title game, WrestleMania 32

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks sports with The Mark Moses Show on 1560-The Fan in Melbourne, Fla.

Not your father’s Virginia team: And not your father’s Virginia win

#3 Virginia now owns wins over two teams in the running for a #1 national seed, Villanova back on Dec. 19 and North Carolina on Saturday night.

Boring? Virginia breaking mold with offensive ouput

Virginia basketball, according to sports jacket-wearing radio weanie Colin Cowherd, is, oh, so, boring.

Inside the Numbers: #8 Virginia defeats #12 Villanova, 86-75

The polls had this one as #8 Virginia against #12 Villanova. The KenPom.com power rankings had these two teams in the top five nationally.

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More than numbers: Mike Tobey key to Virginia win

Virginia senior Mike Tobey played all of one minute in the first half Saturday before going to the bench with two fouls.

#8 Virginia wins heavyweight battle with #12 Villanova, 86-75

A 14-0 second-half Virginia run gave the Cavs the lead for good in an 86-75 win over #12 Villanova on Saturday.

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Live Coverage: #8 Virginia faces #12 Villanova in a Saturday matinee

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads our live coverage from Charlottesville, Va., as #8 Virginia (8-1) faces #12 Villanova (8-1) in college basketball action.

Game Notes: #8 Virginia hosts #12 Villanova on Saturday

No. 8 Virginia (8-1) hosts No. 12 Villanova (8-1) in non-conference action on Saturday, Dec. 19. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for noon. The game is sold out.


Late drive by Villanova ends Liberty playoff run

No. 5/5 Villanova scored the go-ahead touchdown with 1:12 left to post a 29-22 victory over No. 20/23 Liberty on Saturday in the second round of the FCS playoffs.

How does UVa. stack up as a potential #1 seed?

The short answer to the question, Can UVa. be a #1 seed in the upcoming NCAA Tournament, is yes.

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#20 Villanova nips William and Mary, 20-16

The William and Mary football team had its three-game winning streak snapped with a narrow 20-16 loss at No. 20 Villanova on Saturday afternoon.

Videocast | Was it a TD?

There was some controversy, to say the least, over the 6-yard Rodney Landers-to-Mike Caussin TD pass in the first quarter of JMU’s 31-27 win over Villanova on Saturday. Was it a TD? Or should it have been ruled an interception? AFP editor Chris Graham reporting. Length: 2:24.

Videocast | Dukes rally for playoff win

JMU rallied to knock off Villanova 31-27 in a I-AA playoff game Saturday in Harrisonburg. AFP editor Chris Graham reporting with footage from the sidelines, including an exclusive closeup look at a controversial first-quarter JMU touchdown that had everybody’s attention after the game. Length: 2:45.

Top-ranked Dukes rally, knock off ‘Nova, 31-27

You had the feeling that it was just too much time to give Rodney Landers and top-ranked James Madison. Landers capped an 11-play, 54-yard fourth-quarter drive with a 1-yard run with 1:38 to go, and Brandon Randolph sealed the deal with a last-minute interception to give JMU a 31-27 win over Villanova in the quarterfinal round […]