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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.


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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.


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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.


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Men’s lacrosse: Virginia drops OT thriller at #2 Notre Dame

The Virginia Cavaliers (3-5, 0-2 ACC) dropped a heartbreaker in overtime, 8-7, against the No. 2 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (5-1, 1-0 ACC) on Saturday.


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Baseball: #10 UVA drop series finale to Wake Forest, 9-8

The No. 10 UVA baseball team (15-6, 4-2 ACC) was edged by Wake Forest (13-9, 2-4 ACC), 9-8 on Saturday afternoon at Davenport Field.


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Virginia plays Sunday at Rutgers in WNIT Second Round

The Virginia women’s basketball team (17-15, 6-10 ACC) takes on Rutgers (19-14, 8-10 Big Ten) in the second round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament.


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Women’s lacrosse: No. 9 Virginia drops ACC contest at No. 5 Notre Dame

No. 5 Notre Dame (9-1, 3-1 ACC) recorded a key ACC victory over the No. 9 Virginia Cavaliers (4-5, 0-3) on Saturday afternoon, 16-4, inside Arlotta Stadium.


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Saturday Virginia-Wake Forest game moved to 11 a.m.

The Saturday Virginia-Wake Forest baseball game at Davenport Field has been moved to an 11 a.m. start time because of a forecast for inclement weather.


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UVA wrestler DiCamillo’s run ends at NCAA Championships

UVA redshirt junior George DiCamillo (Highland Heights, Ohio) came just short of All-America honors on Friday (March 18).


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UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall announces new defensive assignments

Virginia football coach Bronco Mendenhall announced a switch in defensive coaching assignments today.


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Game Notes: Virginia faces Butler in NCAA Tournament second round

No. 1 seed Virginia (27-7) plays No. 9 seed Butler (22-10) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday, March 19.


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Game Preview: #1 UVA preps for #9 Butler in Midwest Region

Butler, the nine seed in the Midwest Region, will provide a tough test for top seed UVA on Saturday night.


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Inside the Numbers: UVA gets win, starters get rest

With a 19-point halftime lead that ballooned into the 30s in the second half, top seed UVA was able to get rest for its starters as Thursday’s first-round NCAA Tournament game with Hampton wound down.


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Strong start: Top seed UVA takes care of business

Top seed UVA had been in this position before. As a top seed in 2014, the Cavs trailed #16 seed Coastal Carolina by 10 points in the first half and had to rally to win.


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Video: UVA players after first round NCAA Tournament win

UVA basketball players Isaiah Wilkins, Evan Nolte and Mike Tobey talk with Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham after the Cavs’ 81-45 win over Hampton in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament.


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UVA pair advance to Round Two at NCAA Championships

UVA had two wrestlers advance through the first round of action at the NCAA Championships on Thursday.


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Live Blog: UVA at the NCAA Tournament

AFP editor Chris Graham is courtside as top seed UVA (26-7) will face #16 seed Hampton (21-10) in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament today in Raleigh, N.C.


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Game Notes: #1 UVA plays #16 Hampton in NCAA Tournament first round

No. 1 seed UVA (26-7) plays No. 16 seed Hampton (21-10) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday, March 17.


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Game Preview: #1 seed UVA set to face Hampton in NCAA Tournament

Hampton, facing Midwest top seed UVA on Thursday, likes to push tempo, averaging 72.2 possessions per game, according to KenPom.com.


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No. 10 Virginia grabs mid-week win over Towson, 4-3

No. 10 Virginia (12-5) pounded out 14 hits in a 4-3 triumph over the visiting Towson Tigers (3-11) at Davenport Field on Tuesday afternoon.


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Sponsor AFP coverage of Virginia’s run in the NCAA Tournament

The Virginia Cavaliers are the #1 seed in the Midwest Regional, and Augusta Free Press is going on the Road to the Final Four with the Wahoos!


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Virginia basketball fans: Sit back and enjoy the ride

Virginia basketball fans could learn from … Virginia baseball fans. (We’re pretty much one and the same.)


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Malcolm Brogdon named first-team All-American by USBWA

Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) was named First-Team All-American by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) on Monday (March 14).


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Podcast: Breaking down Midwest Region, #1 seed Virginia

The UVA Sports Today crew looks at the path for #1 seed Virginia in the Midwest Region in the 2016 NCAA Tournament.


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No. 1 seed Virginia faces No. 16 Hampton in NCAA First Round

No. 1 seed Virginia will make its 20th NCAA Tournament appearance. It was announced Sunday (March 13) that Virginia (26-7) is the No. 1 seed in the Midwest Region.


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Breakdown: Virginia road through the Midwest Region

Virginia (26-7) is the top seed in the Midwest Region, and opens the NCAA Tournament on Thursday in Raleigh against MEAC champ Hampton (21-10).


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Virginia earns #1 seed in Midwest: Cavs face Hampton on Thursday

For the second time in three years, Virginia is a #1 seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Cavaliers (26-7) are the top seed in the Midwest Region and will face MEAC champ Hampton (21-10) on Thursday in Raleigh.


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No. 10 Virginia falls to Duke, 3-0, in series finale

The No. 10 Virginia baseball team (11-5, 2-1 ACC) dropped the series finale to Duke (9-7, 1-2 ACC), 3-0, Sunday afternoon at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C.


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Inside the Numbers: Everything but the win for Virginia

Everything went according to script for Virginia in the ACC Tournament final. Almost everything. There was that 8:12 stretch without a field goal.


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North Carolina outslugs Virginia, 61-57, wins ACC Tournament

Virginia went without a basket from the field for more than eight minutes in a key stretch in the second half, and North Carolina rode a 15-2 run to take home the 2016 ACC Tournament championship, 61-57.


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Men’s Tennis: No. 4 Virginia downs No. 13 Oklahoma, 4-3

The No. 4 Virginia men’s tennis team (12-2) earned a 4-3 victory over No. 13 Oklahoma (7-6) on Saturday(March 12) in a neutral-site match.


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Live Blog: #4 Virginia, #7 North Carolina meet in ACC Tournament final

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at the Verizon Center for tonight’s ACC Tournament final between #4 Virginia (26-6, 15-5 ACC) and #7 North Carolina (27-6, 16-4 ACC).


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Baseball: No. 10 Virginia defeats Duke, 7-6

The No. 10 Virginia baseball team held on to defeat Duke, 7-6, Saturday afternoon (March 12) at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C.


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Preview: #4 Virginia, #7 North Carolina meet in ACC Tournament final

If things work out the way they very well could, #4 Virginia and #7 North Carolina will be in Houston for the 2016 Final Four.


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Video: Interviews with Virginia players following win over Miami at ACC Tournament

Virginia players Malcolm Brogdon, Anthony Gill, London Perrantes and Evan Nolte talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 73-68 win over Miami in the 2016 ACC Tournament semifinals.


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Virginia battles past Miami: Ready for UNC in ACC Tournament final

You’re a Virginia fan, so you’re a little frustrated that your Cavs were up 13 with 3:10 to go, and didn’t put it away until Malcolm Brogdon hit two free throws with 2.1 seconds left.


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Inside the Numbers: Virginia beats another top team with offense

The Virginia Pack-Line D is ranked fourth in the nation in adjusted defensive efficiency by KenPom.com. But for the second time in three weeks, the Cavs had to rely on their seventh-ranked offense to beat a top team.


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Virginia outlasts Miami, 73-68, advances to ACC Tournament final

#4 Virginia took control with a 13-4 second-half run, then sweated out a 73-68 win over #11 Miami Friday night in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals.