| Oct 22, 2011
| 6:03 PM
For the second consecutive football season, Virginia has followed a headliner victory with a head-scratching defeat.
"These are tremendous learning pains we're going through," Cavaliers coach Mike London said.
The Virginia fans streaming for the exits...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 5:14 PM
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — As encouraged as Virginia offensive coordinator Bill Lazor was in Saturday's 31-13 win at Maryland by the progress of his unit, he also couldn't help but overlook the problems that cropped up.
By putting up a season-high 527...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 5:35 PM
The biggest reality check for quarterback Michael Rocco came Friday afternoon when he sat in a classroom in Charlottesville with a test on Buddhism in front of him, less than 10 hours after getting back into town from leading Virginia to a 28-21 win at...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:23 PM
From season's start to finish, Virginia was a fragile football team. Amid significant progress, the Cavaliers nearly stumbled against Indiana and Idaho — combined record 3-21 — and endured a 38-point beating from Virginia Tech in their...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:51 PM
There's a lot of different descriptions regarding his game Virginia running back Clifton Richardson will accept, but referring to him as a "power back" isn't one of them.
With his 6-foot-0, 215-pound frame, Richardson is by far the biggest tailback U.Va....
| Oct 15, 2011
| 4:02 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Perry Jones ran for 149 of Virginia's 272 yards on the ground and the Cavaliers beat No. 12 Georgia Tech at its own game, 24-21, on Saturday night.
The Cavaliers (4-2, 1-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) sealed the victory by...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 6:19 PM
Leftovers from Virginia’s 24-21 upset of No. 12 Georgia Tech on Saturday that didn’t make the print column linked here:
* The Cavaliers don’t have college football’s best tailbacks, but they certainly have one of the game’...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Though Virginia's fan base hasn't entirely grasped that the Cavaliers could be on the verge of a breakthrough season, as evidenced by thousands of empty seats every fall Saturday afternoon in Scott Stadium, coach Mike London may indeed have his program on...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 6:20 PM
Some leftover morsels, Virginia faithful might consider them gristle, from the Cavaliers’ 28-14 loss to North Carolina State on Saturday.
* A week after gouging Georgia Tech for 272 yards rushing, its most in seven years, Virginia ran for a season-...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 6:33 AM
Bill Lazor’s intellect is obvious. Talk to him, check his references, read his credentials. The guy didn’t struggle to pass English 101 at Cornell.
Unlike Lazor, the closest thing I’ve gotten to the Ivy League is walking through Harvard...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 4:15 PM
While spending a few days in Myrtle Beach, S.C., around the holidays in preparation for the Offense-Defense High School All-American Bowl, Clifton Richardson made sure he took copious mental notes on what he was seeing in practices.