| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:55 PM
BLACKSBURG — Though linebacker Tariq Edwards still stung from Virginia Tech's overtime loss Nov. 16 to Maryland, a fan who bumped into Edwards over the weekend during a shopping trip forced him to move on.
While cruising the aisles in Wal-Mart,...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Since Virginia Tech started its nine-game winning streak against Virginia, double-digit victories have been standard operating procedure. But the two seasons the Cavaliers managed to keep the margin within nail-biting range involved some shenanigans under...
| 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...
| Dec 1, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Duke-North Carolina delivered a classic. Ohio State-Michigan, Georgia-Georgia Tech, Oregon-Oregon State all that and then some. Auburn-Alabama? Lord have mercy.
Virginia Tech-Virginia, not so much.
In a finale that reflected...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:50 PM
As he reflected Saturday after Virginia's 16-6 loss to Virginia Tech on what went wrong during the course of a dreadful 2-10 season, U.Va. tight end Jake McGee stammered and struggled to come up with the answers.
Summing up three months of frustration...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 2:37 PM
With less than six weeks left before they tee it up for the first time and get the college football season under way, it's time for the annual media pilgrimage to the Atlantic Coast Conference “kickoff” event, where everything you wanted to...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:51 PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Though coach Mike London had a pretty good idea David Watford was the best candidate for Virginia's open quarterback spot heading into August after spring practices ended, it didn't hurt to have Navy Seals confirm London's...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:29 PM
When Virginia and Virginia Tech open preseason football practices Monday, both programs will have fewer than four weeks to get a good feel for which young players are ready to get on the field.
With no experience under their belt, projecting the success...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:07 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — David Watford doesn't even recognize the guy who didn't throw a single interception in 158 passes three years ago as a senior at Hampton High. That kid is gone.
He's been replaced by a man who's had to learn what it's like to...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 2:35 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Gifted as they appear to be, neither of Virginia's quarterbacks has started a college game. Moreover, both redshirted last season and are adjusting to a new offensive coordinator.
Translation: If ever a team could use a workhorse,...