CHARLOTTESVILLE — One week after Louisville’s crowd staged a “whiteout” in hopes of fazing Virginia’s streaking men’s basketball team, Pittsburgh’s students hit UVa with a “blackout” on Saturday at...
Almost all of the members of Virginia’s football signing class were committed to UVa before new coach Bronco Mendenhall started to recruit — or re-recruit — them.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Nobody from Virginia was aware of Friday’s local column that claimed the Cavaliers were the “most overrated” men’s basketball team in the ACC.
If you want to find a place for Virginia’s 72-71 victory at Wake Forest among the Cavaliers’ greatest comeback victories, it is important to establish the qualifications.
If the Virginia men’s basketball team didn’t stage the greatest comeback in program history Tuesday night, at least it revived the conversation.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — In its plans to return to road respectability, there’s no way No. 11 Virginia could have envisioned the scenario that unfolded Tuesday night.
As a tennis player of impressive ability, Tony Bennett no doubt understands the value of breaking serve.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — If Jim Boeheim sticks with his plans to retire, he won’t be able to put John Paul Jones Arena on his personal victory list.
There was a piece of good news for Virginia football fans on Friday and they probably didn't realize it.
Projections of a massive snowfall have caused Virginia and the ACC to postpone the UVa men’s basketball game with Syracuse that originally was planned for Saturday at noon.
BLACKSBURG — As the teams exchanged handshakes Monday after Virginia Tech’s 70-68 victory over No. 4 Virginia, UVa coach Tony Bennett lingered for a second or two and spoke to Hokies guard Devin Wi...
Virginia Tech beats a ranked opponent for the first time in the Buzz Williams era.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — For a player of Malcolm Brogdon’s caliber, it was a bizarre statistic.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — When Notre Dame men’s basketball coach Mike Brey said earlier this week that Virginia had a “gifted” offense, he didn’t mean to disparage the Cavaliers’ defense.
As Virginia Tech and Virginia hovered at or under the .500 mark for most of the football season, prospects around the state couldn’t help but take notice.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — It was a night for one Californian on Tuesday night at John Paul Jones Arena.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — In looking at a challenging early-season Virginia basketball schedule, Darius Thompson may have had a different focus than some of his UVa teammates or fans.
The Cavaliers made 8 of 12 3-point attempts in front of a sell-out crowd.
Jon Oliver told Craig Littlepage six months ago that Brigham Young football coach Bronco Mendenhall would be a perfect fit for Virginia.
Former East Carolina head football coach Ruffin McNeill is the latest addition to Bronco Mendenhall’s new staff at Virginia.
It didn’t take long for Mike London to get back in the saddle following his Nov. 29 ouster as Virginia’s head football coach.
NEW YORK — Nine days after the removal of London Perrantes’ appendix, Virginia’s hope was that he would be able to contribute Tuesday.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Less than 72 hours before he stepped to the podium at John Paul Jones Arena, Bronco Mendenhall could have strolled through the middle of the University of Virginia grounds and nob...
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia men’s basketball coach Tony Bennett gave his players a green light to run the floor Saturday, and nobody waited for an explanation.
Five days after the resignation of head football coach Mike London, Virginia announced 11-year Brigham Young coach Bronco Mendenhall as his successor Friday.
As an employee of Western Kentucky’s biggest Conference USA rival, former Roanoke columnist Jack Bogaczyk has no reason to promote Hilltoppers’ head football coach.
As a former ACC player of the year who spent seven seasons in the National Football League, Barry Word has some credibility when he speaks about the football program at his alma mater.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — On a night when Virginia was without starting point guard London Perrantes, the last thing the Cavaliers wanted to see was Malcolm Brogdon heading to the bench.
Virginia announced Tuesday afternoon that guard London Perrantes will not play in the Ohio State game because he had an appendectomy on Sunday.
Fifteen years after Mark Richt removed his name from consideration for another Virginia football opening, it appears that he is open to another overture.
Sunday’s announcement that Mike London had stepped aside after six seasons as Virginia football coach brought about the official start of a search for his successor.
CHARLOTTESVILLE —It’s understandable if basketball fans are doing a double-take this year when they see Virginia’s scores roll across the television or computer screens.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Chris Beatty was the co-offensive coordinator at Illinois in 2012 when he first took notice of Taquan “Smoke” Mizzell.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — On a day when Virginia football coach Mike London and five prominent members of his team met with the media, nobody was looking past this week.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — As one of the Virginia running backs who occasionally attempts a pass in practice, junior Taquan Mizzell felt qualified to judge one of his companions’ effort Saturday.
CHARLOTTESVILLE —Having squandered a 22-point lead when it last played host to Duke, Virginia might have thought it couldn’t possibly happen twice.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — As Virginia’s football season winds to a close, attention is certain to be focused on UVa’s 11-game losing streak against Virginia Tech.
WASHINGTON — Virginia said it was looking for some early season non-conference men’s basketball tests, and the Cavaliers maybe got more than they asked for Monday night.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — It wouldn’t be mid-November if the future of Virginia football coach Mike London wasn’t a prime topic of conversation among the Cavalier fan base.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — On an afternoon when Virginia running back Taquan Mizzell made contributions from start to finish, his biggest play didn’t count.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Having lost in a similar fashion one year earlier at Virginia, Louisville football coach Bobby Petrino was a magnanimous winner Saturday at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.
Clearly, the venue is a major issue for a Virginia football team that takes a 14-game road losing streak to Louisville today.
The Virginia women’s basketball team could find a fork in the road Friday night in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
Thirty-some years after the Ralph Sampson teams were the toast of Charlottesville, Virginia men’s basketball has some new benchmarks.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — At the suggestion that Virginia’s defense is giving up long passes at an alarming rate, coach Mike London responded without the slightest hesitation Monday.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Virginia had kept the play for a special occasion since the preseason, and quarterback Matt Johns thought the Cavaliers executed it to perfection Saturday.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — On an afternoon when Virginia’s football team scored in every way possible, one touchdown didn’t get the job done.
MIAMI — One team has won four of the last five games in the Virginia-Miami football rivalry and, probably as a surprise to some, it’s not the Hurricanes.
Mike London’s introduction to Kendall Bayne was so random that it’s a wonder they had a relationship at all.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — For the second week in a row, Virginia will be facing an opponent involved in one of the most bizarre endings from college football’s previous weekend.
Randy Michael Covey, 66, of Wytheville, passed away Tuesday, February 9, 2016. Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 13, 2016, at Liberty Hill Pentecostal Holiness Church. Arrangements by Barnett Funeral Home, Wytheville Va. 276-228-3121.
Matthew Ridgewell Ellis of Blacksburg died unexpectedly February 8, 2016. He was a dedicated and loving father to Mary and Charlotte Ellis; son of Elizabeth Dent Ellis and the late Jeffrey Ridgewell Ellis; brother to Christine (Peter) Hooper, Lisa (Chris) Puchalla, Katie (Brian) Dowling, and Michael (Jen) Ellis.He is also survived by his partner, Erin Ross; and former wife, Margaret O'Neil Ellis. Matt was adored by 13 nieces and nephews. Matt is at peace in heaven with his father, Jeffrey Ellis.The family will recieve friends 1 to 2:30 p.m. Friday, February 12, 2016, at McCoy Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in the name of Matthew Ellis to the Waldron-Ricci Spay Neuter Clinic, 53 B West Main St., Christiansburg, VA 24073.
Lewis A. Syndor III, 57, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday, February 9, 2016. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, February 13, 2016, at First Baptist Church Gainsboro. Arrangements by Serenity Funeral Home.
Sharon Ruth Wahl Crocker, 77, of Hardy, passed away Thursday, February 11, 2016. Arrangements by Conner Bowman Funeral Home, Rocky Mount, Va.