The Virginia football team’s four-game winning streak ended with a thud on Saturday.
Jean-Christophe Koffi scored the game-winning goal in the 107th minute, propelling No. 10 Virginia to a 2-1 win over Pittsburgh (8-7, 2-5 ACC) on Friday. The Cavaliers (10-2-3, 3-1-3) improved to 4-1-3 in overtime this season.
When Virginia hosts Boston College for homecoming this afternoon at Scott Stadium, it’s the kind of game that All-ACC linebacker Micah Kiser lives for. Forget all the fancy stuff. This is rock’em, sock ’em football.
CHICAGO — Justin Turner and former Virginia star Chris Taylor shared MVP honors in the NL Championship Series, repaying a Dodgers organization willing to roll the dice on players whose big league careers were stalled.
Senior forward Veronica Latsko scored the go-ahead goal, and No. 12 Virginia picked up a 3-1 road victory over Syracuse on Thursday night. Betsy Brandon and Brianna Westrup also scored for the Cavaliers.
At this time a year ago, Virginia’s defense was a mess. No matter how he tried, Bronco Mendenhall couldn’t make it any better as the Cavaliers finished the 2016 season as one of the worst defenses in America.
The Virginia men’s basketball team was not ranked in the USA Today Top 25 preseason coaches poll, which was released on Thursday.
The Cavaliers return four starters and 10 letter winners from last season’s team, which won 20 games and made its third-straight appearance in the WNIT.
Scattershooting around the ACC, while wondering if Virginia might name its new athletic director this week, and introduce him/her at Saturday’s homecoming game with Boston College? …
Former Virginia basketball standout London Perrantes has signed a two-way contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers, the team announced on Wednesday.
Former St. Anne’s-Belfield and University of Virginia football standout Chris Long is donating the rest of his NFL salary this year to increase educational equality.
Virginia senior linebacker Micah Kiser was named to The Associated Press midseason All-America team on Tuesday. The team was selected by 16 members of the AP Top 25 voting panel.
Tony Bennett said in the wake of the FBI’s investigation into college basketball, that he’s happy Virginia does things the right way.
Bronco Mendenhall is doing his best in keeping the redshirt on freshman quarterback Lindell Stone, but that doesn’t guarantee Stone will be moving into a starting role next season.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Holding a 17-14 lead late in the third quarter, Virginia faced a second-and-three at the North Carolina 8-yard line. Everybody in Kenan Stadium knew what the play call would be.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — With North Carolina facing a do-or-die situation on fourth-and-nine at the Virginia 37 yard line and 61 seconds to play, trailing the Cavaliers 20-14, it was Peace time. Chris Peace, that is.
Forgive Virginia offensive lineman John Montelus if he experienced a little déjà vu when studying North Carolina video for Saturday’s game in Chapel Hill.
NEW YORK — Bruce Arena resigned as U.S. men’s national team coach on Friday, three days after the Americans failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1986.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina coach Larry Fedora plans to be more involved in play-calling duties with the Tar Heels off to a 1-5 start fueled by inexperience and injuries.
Scattershooting around the ACC, while noting that Virginia’s head football coach is starting to raise a few eyebrows on the college gridiron landscape …
1. Clemson, 6-0/40 (1). The Tigers own the nation’s longest winning streak at 11 games for a reason. As namesake Tony roars: they’re g-r-r-r-e-a-t! Clemson plays at Syracuse this Friday night in what could be a fun game unless the Tigers’ defense takes over.
Chris Moore couldn’t quite grasp what all the fuss was about a year ago in Durham, when his Virginia teammates were all giddy about beating Duke.
In a dimly lit Fairfield Inn breakfast room, the man who has been the voice of Virginia football for two decades and was the voice of the Lynchburg Hillcats minor league baseball team for nearly 40 years sat quietly at the table farthest from the entrance.
If you think that just because Virginia won its ACC football opener against Duke and improved its record to 4-1 that Bronco Mendenhall would be satisfied, think again.
Veronica Latsko scored the golden goal in overtime to lift the No. 13 Virginia women’s soccer team to a 1-0 win over Louisville on Sunday afternoon at Klockner Stadium.
Bronco Mendenhall sent a message early in Saturday’s game against Duke. It wasn’t just a message for the Blue Devils. It was a message to the future.
The No. 3 Virginia field hockey team saw its nine-game winning streak come to an end with a 4-0 loss to No. 6 North Carolina on Friday at the University Hall Turf Field.
There is a high probability that the winner of Saturday’s high noon ACC shootout between Duke and host Virginia will be the team that best builds a fortress around its quarterback.