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Fishburne varsity basketball falls to Covenant

The Fishburne varsity basketball team suffered its first loss of the season last night in Charlottesville, falling to Covenant 58-55 in overtime.


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Bridgewater football improves to 7-2, defeats Ranolph-Macon, 28-25

Senior Jacob Wright rushed for three scores as the Bridgewater Eagles football team ran past Randolph-Macon by a 28-25 score on Saturday afternoon.


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Backs against the wall: And UVA football comes out listless

Georgia Tech had two touchdowns on the board before UVA could manage a first down on Saturday in Bobby Dodd Stadium. The Cavaliers, for their part, had three three-and-outs in their first four offensive series.


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Live Blog: UVA football vs. Georgia Tech

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will lead a live blog during today’s ACC football game between UVA (4-4, 2-2 ACC) and Georgia Tech (6-2, 3-2 ACC).


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Backs against the wall: Does UVA football come out swinging at Georgia Tech?

The margin of error is gone for UVA football coach Mike London, whose tenure as the Virginia Cavaliers head man is tenuous after a 28-27 loss to North Carolina last weekend.


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Game Notes: UVA football at Georgia Tech in ACC matchup

Virginia Cavaliers football heads to Atlanta Saturday to face the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the first of two consecutive road ACC games for the Cavaliers. The game will be televised on ESPNU.


EMU Athlete of the Week: Adam Moyer

This week’s EMU Athlete of the Week is being awarded to Adam Moyer (Harleysville, Pa./Christopher Dock), who took advantage of his only goal-scoring opportunity in the second half to put the game-winning goal in the back of the net for his team.


Is UVA in contention in ACC Coastal?

On the one hand, it’s hard to get too excited about a 2-2 start. On the other hand, it’s a 2-2 start after playing three games against ranked teams, and UVA football was in all three.


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Georgia Tech rallies, stuns Virginia Tech, 27-24

Harrison Butker kicked a 24-yard field goal as time expired to complete a dramatic fourth-quarter comeback that gave Georgia Tech a 27-24 win over Virginia Tech in Blacksburg on Saturday.


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Bridgewater soccer: Men win, women fall to #8 Lynchburg

Bridgewater men’s soccer wins in OT: Junior midfielder Ricky Capuano scored the winning goal early in the first overtime Saturday afternoon to lift Bridgewater College to a 3-2 victory over Randolph-Macon College in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) opener for both squads.


Fresh start: Georgia Tech transfer Vad Lee looks to lead JMU football turnaround

Vad Lee has experiences. He saw time for Georgia Tech in the 2012 ACC Championship Game against Florida State and the 2012 Sun Bowl in which the Yellow Jackets beat USC. He started all 13 games as a redshirt sophomore in 2013, and while Tech finished a disappointing 7-6, it wasn’t because of the offense, which Lee helped finish fourth in the ACC on yards per play running Paul Johnson’s tricky triple-threat option.


Georgia Tech eliminates Wake Forest from ACC Tournament

Georgia Tech found NewBridge Bank Park to its liking when it last visited here for the 2012 ACC Baseball Championship.


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This one goes to 11: UVa. rallies, wins in extras, 4-3

A literal walkoff bases-loaded walk to Branden Cogswell in the bottom of the 11th pushed across the winning run for top-ranked UVa. in a 4-3 win over Georgia Tech in ACC baseball action on Saturday.


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UVa. baseball is ranked #1 in the country, and this weekend in Charlottesville, the ‘Hoos will be hosting their final ACC home series of the 2014 season against rival Georgia Tech at Davenport Field in Charlottesville.


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#6 Clemson holds off #11 Georgia Tech in overtime, 89-65

Georgia Tech had a big lead late, blew it and let its opponent take it to overtime. This time the failure to hold a late lead doomed the sixth-seeded Yellow Jackets.


Video: Breaking down Georgia Tech-Boston College

ACC Network’s Tim Brando and Dan Bonner breakdown Georgia Tech’s victory over Boston College. Robert Carter Jr. scored 20 points to go with 13 boards in leading the Yellow Jackets to the win. Georgia Tech advances to play Clemson on Thursday at 9pm.


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Video: Georgia Tech defeats Virginia Tech in ACC hoops

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets finished regular season play on a high note with a 62-51 win over Virginia Tech. Robert Carter Jr. scored a team-high 16 points for the Yellow Jackets. Virginia Tech’s Joey van Zegeren scored a career-high and game-high 21 points. Georgia Tech finishes the regular season 6-12 in the ACC while Virginia Tech finishes 2-16.


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Georgia Tech holds off UVa., 77-76, in ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament

Despite blowing a 14-point lead late in the second half and handing Virginia the final shot of the game, the seventh-seeded Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets survived an upset scare from 10th-seeded UVa. with a 77-76 victory in the second round of the ACC Tournament on Thursday night at the Greensboro Coliseum.


UNC’s Paige voted ACC Player of the Week; Duke’s Parker again top Rookie

North Carolina sophomore Marcus Paige has been voted the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week, while Duke’s Jabari Parker earned ACC Rookie of the Week honors for the fifth consecutive week.


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Blowout city: UVa. women’s basketball ripped by Georgia Tech, 95-76

The UVa. women’s basketball team (12-12, 5-6 ACC) fell 95-76 in a Friday (Feb. 14) road game at Georgia Tech (17-8, 7-5 ACC).


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UVa. women’s basketball at Georgia Tech rescheduled to Friday

The UVa. women’s basketball team (12-11, 5-5 ACC) faces Georgia Tech (16-8, 6-5 ACC) on Friday, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m. in Atlanta, Ga. The game between the Cavaliers and Yellow Jackets was originally scheduled for Thursday.


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#20 UVa. rallies, blisters Georgia Tech, 64-45

Georgia Tech was a tough out, but #20 UVa. held the Yellow Jackets without a field goal for the final 9:52 to fuel a game-ending 22-1 run in posting a 64-45 win Saturday in Atlanta.


Chris Graham: Don’t worry about the ugly end to the UVa.-Boston College game

UVa. led Boston College 20-5 10 minutes in, led by 19 at halftime, and still led by 19 with 4:47 to go. Then BC came back. With a vengeance.


Chris Graham: If Duke falters, the ACC Coastal belongs to Virginia Tech

It can be hard to make sense of the ACC Coastal Division, with five teams within a game of first place heading into the final two weeks of the season. But as the fog lifts from a wild Saturday, it’s beginning to come clear that this one is really a two-team race involving Duke and Virginia Tech.


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Maryland shocks Virginia Tech football, 27-24

C.J. Brown stretched out to touch the ball to the pylon on a 3-yard run in overtime to lift Maryland to a shocking 27-24 overtime win at Virginia Tech on Saturday. The loss puts a serious dent in Virginia Tech’s ACC title hopes. Virginia Tech (7-4, 4-3 ACC) needs a win at Virginia in its season finale in two weeks and still will need some help to get to Charlotte.


Mike London on first half fiasco: ‘This team is 2-5’

Why did Mike London flub the end-half scenario that left at least three points on the field after a Virginia drive that got stopped at the Georgia Tech 1 as the first-half clock expired?


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Georgia Tech holds off UVa., 35-25

An inexplicable sequence that left Virginia without points at the Georgia Tech 1 to close the first half said it all. The Yellow Jackets maintained a tenuous 14-10 lead despite committing four first-half turnovers, and pulled away in the fourth quarter to post a 35-25 win over the hapless Cavs Saturday in Charlottesville.