| 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,...
| 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...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Virginia and Virginia Tech fans barely will have finished their second helping of Thanksgiving Day vittles before the Black Friday kickoff in next season's installment of the annual football rivalry.
The unique Friday, Nov. 28 date of the U.Va.-Tech...
| 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...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Change filled the sporting landscape in 2013. Some was gradual and incremental, some sudden and profound.
Familiar faces were gone, familiar schedules and relationships transformed perhaps for good. How well people and organizations adapt and adjust set...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 9:58 AM
USA Today’s annual database of college football assistant coaches’ salaries further punctures the myth that Virginia is not committed to the sport while, through no fault of the newspaper, understates staff compensation at Virginia Tech....
| Nov 28, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Craig Littlepage scrapped Thanksgiving with family in his native Pennsylvania. He's delegating more to underlings and isn't nearly as conversant about early season college basketball as he'd like.
"We're trying to fix football,...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 6:35 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — In what was a tight, competitive contest, the final two and a half minutes of the first half featured a rollercoaster of emotions for Virginia and Virginia Tech on Saturday at Scott Stadium.
The two squads traded field goals...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 6:38 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer doubts a 10-game winning streak in the Commonwealth Cup matchup will happen again, but he couldn't sell that idea to the Tech fans who voiced their opinions Saturday during Tech's 16-6 win at...