Sports writers Hootie Ratcliffe and Andrew Ramspacher break down UVa's BYU loss, and preview the upcoming game against Kent State.
Saturday night could just be the biggest game of Mike London’s coaching career at Virginia.
Through four home games this season, Virginia is averaging just 36,906 fans in its 61,500-seat venue. That ranks 11th in the 14-team ACC.
Near the end of May, London Perrantes, Justin Anderson, Darion Atkins, Devon Hall and Teven Jones all got on a plane together.
Shortly after logging 113 innings, winning nine games, striking out 112 batters, being named ACC Pitcher of the Year and landing on multiple All-American teams, Nathan Kirby took a break.
1. Converting takeaways into points. 2. Two-week offensive explosion. 3. The road ahead.
Welcome to the morning sports blitz for Monday, Sept. 29. Here are some things to know about the Central Virginia sports scene as you start your day.
In Tallahassee, Fla., the second-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team suffered its first loss of the season, falling to No. 5 Florida State 1-0 Sunday at the Seminole Soccer Complex. The Cavaliers, who entered the game as the nation’s only undefeated/untied team, fell to 10-1 overall (2-1 ACC), while the Seminoles improved to 10-1 overall (3-0 ACC).
Yes, the Wahoos, 2-10 in 2013, are 3-2 in 2014.
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