| Apr 27, 2014
The vote is too close to call, and don't let Nate Silver or Pew Research tell you differently. Raging for years and influenced by provincial concerns, 11th-hour reversals and, yes, a leprechaun, the debate finally appears set for resolution next month....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:19 PM
While 15 practices in the spring offered Virginia and Virginia Tech snapshots of what each program must improve before the football season, the on-field work didn't result in all the answers.
As U.Va. and Tech head into the summer, here are a few...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Virginia coach Mike London knew going to see noted quarterback guru George Whitfield was a big deal to David Watford when Watford paid for his own plane ticket during spring break to get to California to work with Whitfield.
Though Watford is equipped...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 1:26 PM
It wasn't until his senior year that Chris Peace played on the defensive side of the ball. But in that short time, he did enough to earn a scholarship from an ACC program.
Peace, who had nearly 20 sacks as a senior at Denbigh, committed to the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 11:05 AM
It shouldn’t take new Virginia football assistant coach Mike Archer long to find his way around the Charlottesville campus, considering he already became well-acquainted with the place in the early 1990’s.
Archer, 60, was hired...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 2:32 PM
As soon as Virginia Tech became the first school to offer a scholarship to Marshawn Williams in the winter of 2012, he couldn't help but have some loyalty toward the Hokies. It's just the way he's wired.
Other than a brief moment of indecision about his...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:13 PM
While recruiting services may not have swooned over what Virginia ended up getting in its complete recruiting class, the potential star power at the top of the class was just what a struggling program like the Cavaliers needed.
Signees such as Quin...
| Feb 6, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Quin Blanding announced his decision to play college football at Virginia nearly a year ago. Safe to say, much has transpired since.
Chief among the developments: the Cavaliers' 2-10 record last season, their worst since 1981,...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 3:29 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Though the official word from coach Mike London after Saturday's spring football scrimmage was Virginia's starting quarterback job remains wide open, Greyson Lambert will likely have fewer sleepless nights about the competition...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 12:25 PM
From New Year’s Day to season’s end, Virginia Tech’s basketball team went 1-17. During one particularly grim stretch, the Hokies lost four consecutive games by at least 20 points, each to an unranked opponent. A third straight last-place...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:36 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — By the end of the spring, Virginia coach Mike London would like to have a better idea of what his depth chart will look like and some idea of what he has to work with at key positions, including quarterback.
As U.Va. prepares...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 7:44 AM
Virginia forced North Carolina into four third-and-longs in the first quarter Saturday. The Tar Heels converted each en route to a two-touchdown cushion and 45-14 victory.
“Those are critical points to get off the field and extend the drives,&...