| Sep 16, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia defeated Brigham Young to open last season. The Cougars finished 8-5, the Cavaliers 2-10. Virginia bested Penn State early in 2012. The Nittany Lions went 8-4, the Cavaliers 4-8.
Senior linebacker Henry Coley, a team...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:02 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — As soon as the holidays were over, Virginia quarterback Greyson Lambert began to take ownership of what the Cavaliers hope will be a successful reclamation project on the offensive side of the ball.
Though he hadn't been anointed...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:48 AM
Virginia was hardly a natural candidate to dent Brigham Young’s perennially rugged defense. Entering Saturday’s road game, the Cavaliers stood 93rd nationally in rushing, 96th in passing and 105th in total offense.
Not inspiring numbers when...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 9:26 PM
DURHAM, N.C. — As he stared at the ground in dejection late Saturday afternoon, Virginia defensive end Eli Harold pondered missed opportunities in a 20-13 loss to Duke that knocked U.Va. out of sole possession of first in the Atlantic Coast...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 3:36 PM
North Carolina coach Larry Fedora has come to rely on certain aspects of quarterback Marquise Williams' personality when it comes to performing under pressure. Williams hasn't let him down.
As it has turned out this season, UNC's defensive deficiency...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 9:08 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE – After North Carolina had salted away the final seconds Saturday in its 28-27 win at Virginia, fans stood frozen in Scott Stadium’s metal stands — mouths agape, hearts broken and hopes crushed.
This one was going to...
| Oct 26, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia's defense was in lock-down mode, and North Carolina's Larry Fedora was coaching as recklessly as Kyle Busch drives. The fourth-quarter clock was winding down and, leading by six, the Cavaliers had a first down in Tar...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:48 PM
It wasn’t as if Andrew Brown didn’t know what he was getting into when he arrived at Virginia and witnessed a slew of offensive linemen around 300 pounds, but it was a different story when he actually started working against those guys....
| Oct 14, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE — With a first-and-goal at Virginia's 4 and the nation's second-leading rusher in the backfield, there was no need for Pittsburgh to get cute. And sure enough, the Panthers handed the ball to James Conner.
Safeties Anthony Harris...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:32 PM
Virginia's fast start has been one of the most surprising stories in the Atlantic Coast Conference, but now the Cavaliers have to find a way to keep it going in less-than-inviting settings.
As challenging as U.Va.'s early-season schedule was, with games...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 6:07 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — It had been a long time since Virginia came into a game as a 28-point favorite, and the Cavaliers exceeded that prediction with a 45-13 victory over visiting Kent State in the team's final non-conference matchup Saturday at Scott...