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Women’s lacrosse: No. 8 UVA falls in a shootout at No. 13 Loyola, 19-18

The No. 8 Virginia Cavaliers (5-2) overcame a five-goal deficit, but fell late to the No. 13 Loyola Greyhounds (4-2) on Wednesday night, 19-18, at Ridley Athletic Complex.

Virginia football adds three on Signing Day

The Virginia football program signed 21 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent (NLI) for the 2018-19 academic school year and one grant-in-aid for a graduate transfer, head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced, which brings the total to 22 recruits.

#12 UVA wins eighth straight, tops Georgia Tech, 9-4

The No. 12 UVA baseball team racked up 17 hits as the Cavaliers picked up a 9-4 win over No. 19 Georgia Tech Saturday at Davenport Field.

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Women’s lacrosse: Virginia plays Johns Hopkins Friday in NCAA First Round

The Virginia women’s lacrosse team (9-8) opens play in the 2016 NCAA Championship First Round against Johns Hopkins (10-7) on Friday.

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Game Notes: #12 UVA hosts #18 Georgia Tech in weekend ACC series

The No. 12 UVA baseball team returns to action this weekend after a nine-day break for final exams as it takes on No. 19 Georgia Tech.

#13 UVA defeats Liberty, 7-3, heads into exam break

The No. 13 UVA baseball team downed Liberty, 7-3, Tuesday evening in front of a Liberty Baseball Stadium-record crowd of 4,024.

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#21 UVA completes weekend sweep at Pitt

The No. 21 UVA baseball team finished off a three-game series against Pitt with a 9-1 victory Sunday afternoon at Cost Field in Pittsburgh.

Game Notes: #21 UVA faces ODU in Tuesday matinee

The No. 21 UVA baseball team heads to Norfolk on Tuesday for a noon contest against Old Dominion. The game will be played at Harbor Park.

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UVA baseball wins series opener at #1 Miami, 6-5

#22 UVA scored five in the first Friday night at #1 Miami, but the Cavs had to hold off a ‘Canes rally in the ninth to win, 6-5.

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UVA basketball’s Bennett, Brogdon and Gill honored by VaSID

UVA basketball’s Tony Bennett, Malcolm Brogdon and Anthony Gill were honored by the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association.

UVA baseball on the road at #1 Miami for weekend ACC series

The UVA baseball team travels to top-ranked Miami Friday through Sunday for a three-game ACC series at Alex Rodriguez Park in Coral Gables, Fla.

Virginia Spring Football Festival set for Saturday

The Virginia football team will hold its annual Spring Football Festival on Saturday, April 23 at Scott Stadium.

#22 UVA travels to Boston College for weekend ACC series

The #22 UVA baseball team ventures to Boston College Friday through Sunday for a three-game ACC series at Eddie Pellagrini Diamond.

Justin Anderson keying Dallas Mavericks playoff push

UVA basketball alum Justin Anderson is helping key a playoff push by the Dallas Mavericks.

#22 Virginia plays at VCU Tuesday, home with GW Wednesday

#22 Virginia plays VCU at The Diamond in Richmond Tuesday and returns home Wednesday to battle George Washington at Davenport Field.

No. 23 NC State defeats No. 14 Virginia, 5-2

The No. 14 Virginia baseball team lost to No. 23 NC State, 5-2, Sunday afternoon in the rubber game of the three-game ACC series.

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Men’s lacrosse: Virginia shuts out in-state foe Richmond, 9-0

The Virginia Cavaliers (6-5) shut out the Richmond Spiders (7-3) on Saturday afternoon, 9-0, inside Robins Stadium.

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Men’s tennis: No. 3 Virginia falls 4-3 at No. 1 UNC

For the second time this season, the Virginia men’s tennis team (16-3, 6-1 ACC) lost a match to North Carolina (21-1, 6-1 ACC).

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Malcolm Brogdon adds Senior CLASS First-Team honor

Virginia’s Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) was named to the 2015-16 Senior CLASS All-America first team.

Former UNC offensive lineman Jared Cohen transfers to UVA

Offensive guard Jared Cohen (Owings Mills, Md.) has announced he will transfer to Virginia for his final three years of eligibility.

Baseball: No. 14 UVA takes on No. 23 NC State

The No. 14 Virginia baseball team plays host to No. 23 NC State Friday through Sunday (April 1-3) in a three-game ACC series at Davenport Field.

Baseball: No. 14 UVA falls to Old Dominion, 5-4

Old Dominion scored five runs over the final two innings to rally and top the No. 14 UVA baseball team, 5-4, Wednesday at Davenport Field.

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Malcolm Brogdon amed AP First-Team All-American

Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) was named first-team All-American by the Associated Press on Tuesday (March 29).

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Press Conference: UVA coach Tony Bennett, players after Elite Eight loss

UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Mike Tobey, Anthony Gill and Malcolm Brogdon talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 68-62 loss to Syracuse.

#9 Virginia drops series finale at #7 Louisville

The No. 9 Virginia baseball team (17-8, 5-4 ACC) fell in the rubber game of a three-game series at No. 7 Louisville, 15-0, Sunday.

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Women’s tennis: No. 12 Virginia shuts out Florida State

The No, 12 Virginia women’s tennis team grabbed the doubles point and straight-set wins on three singles courts to lock up a 4-0 win at Florida State.

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Live Blog: UVA faces Syracuse in the Elite Eight

Join Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham on our live blog as #1 seed Virginia (29-7) faces #10 seed Syracuse (22-13) in the Midwest Regional final Sunday night.

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Women’s lacrosse: No. 13 Virginia falls 11-8 at No. 15 Duke

The No. 13 Virginia women’s lacrosse team (5-6, 0-4 ACC) fell 11-8 at No. 15 Duke (8-4, 3-0 ACC) on Saturday afternoon at Koskinen Stadium.

No. 9 Virginia falls to No. 7 Louisville, 11-4

The No. 9 Virginia baseball team (17-7, 5-3 ACC) fell to No. 7 Louisville, 11-4, Saturday Jim Patterson Stadium in Louisville, Ky.

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Game Notes: Virginia vs. Syracuse in the Elite Eight

No. 1 seed Virginia (29-7) plays No. 10 seed Syracuse (22-13) in the Midwest Regional final of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday.

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Game Preview: UVA, Syracuse meet with Final Four berth on the line

UVA played Syracuse more than two months ago. The world was a different place then. For starters, the starters: Jack Salt.

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Monster game for Mike Tobey keys UVA win

Play of the game: and it involves Mike Tobey. Iowa State had cut what had been a 17-pomt UVA lead to seven.

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Inside the Numbers: UVA beats Iowa State with tempo

So, to the theory that UVA would beat Iowa State by strangling the Cyclones with pace, yeah, so much for that.

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Podcast: UVA advances to Elite Eight

Augusta Free Press staffers Chris Graham and Scott German talk UVA basketball with the top seed Cavs advancing to the Elite Eight.

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Sweet 16: Mutual respect between Virginia, Iowa State

Virginia is well aware that Iowa State shoots better than 50 percent from the field. Iowa State is just as aware that Virginia is a Top 5 defense.

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UVA, Iowa State both remember sting of NCAA Tournament exits

UVA fans are well-versed in their Cavs’ past two NCAA Tournament losses at the hands of Michigan State.

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Game Notes: UVA faces Iowa State in Sweet 16

No. 1 seed Virginia (28-7) plays No. 4 seed Iowa State (23-11) in the Midwest Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, March 25.

No. 9 Virginia heads to No. 8 Louisville for three-game ACC series

The No. 9 Virginia baseball team makes its first-ever trip to Louisville this weekend as it takes on the No. 8 Cardinals.

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UVA-Iowa State in the Sweet 16: One way it might go

You’re a UVA basketball fan, and you know how the Sweet 16 matchup with Iowa State should go.

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Women’s lacrosse: Big second half lifts Virginia past JMU

The No. 13 Virginia women’s lacrosse team (5-5, 0-3 ACC) snapped a four-game losing skid with a 10-9 victory over James Madison on Wednesday.

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Sweet 16: UVA, Iowa State will battle to dictate pace

UVA, as we know, embraces the pace, the pace being … deliberate. Iowa State, on the other side of things, pushes the pace.

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UVA prepares for challenge of Iowa State’s Georges Niang

Good stretch fours have given UVA fits all season. Iowa State senior Georges Niang might be the best the Cavs will face.

Baseball: #9 Virginia plays host to James Madison Tuesday

The Virginia baseball team finishes a six-game homestand Tuesday (March 22) with a 4 p.m. game against James Madison at Davenport Field.

Virginia downs Rutgers 71-55 in WNIT Second Round

The Virginia women’s basketball team defeated Rutgers 71-55 in the second round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament on Sunday.

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Virginia advances to Sweet 16: But work is not done

Virginia didn’t get much respect as the top seed in the Midwest Region, with everybody including the leader of the free world picking Michigan State to come out of the bracket to the Final Four.