| 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...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 9:27 PM
It didn’t end up being the yawner it looked like it was going to be at halftime, but Virginia's hard-fought 24-19 victory Saturday night against Pittsburgh carried great significance in Charlottesville no matter how it was earned.
U.Va. is only...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 3:42 PM
After being on the roster of Virginia teams that were 2-4 at the midpoints of each of the last two seasons, quarterback Matt Johns knew how important getting to 4-2 this season could be for a rebuilding program.
He talked with fellow U.Va. quarterback...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 12:44 AM
With Demetrious Nicholson standing on the sideline before Virginia’s 24-19 win against Pittsburgh wearing his No. 1 jersey with sweatpants and sneakers on, it became pretty apparent what his future held, but coach Mike London made it official....
| Oct 3, 2014
| 3:29 PM
BLACKSBURG — As unsettled as the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division is in early October, no further motivation than the chance to make statements should be necessary for Virginia and Virginia Tech to play well Saturday in division...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Pregame nerves are a normal part of the routine for Virginia cornerback Demetrious Nicholson, but the fidgety, restless feeling he had Saturday before U.Va.’s 45-13 win against Kent State was different than past experiences.
Not since U.Va.’s...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:40 PM
The mass email hit my inbox at 9:20 p.m. Saturday, less than three hours after Virginia's routine football flogging of Kent State. "2-0 in the ACC at Stake Next Saturday; Rock Scott!" the subject line trumpeted.
Interpret the effectiveness and need of...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:38 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — No one need remind anyone associated with Virginia's football program of the latent perils presented by mid-major opponents. In six of the last nine seasons, the Cavaliers have lost to teams from conferences such as the Mid-...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 4:15 PM
BLACKSBURG — With the bulk of the Atlantic Coast Conference grind around the corner, the priority lists for what Virginia and Virginia Tech need to improve have expanded heading into their final nonconference games of the season against Mid-American...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:41 PM
PROVO, Utah — Virginia did almost everything right statistically to upset another ranked opponent.
The Cavaliers rolled up more than 500 yards of offense. They more than doubled Brigham Youngin time of possession and benefited from ill-timed...
| Sep 23, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Ian Frye witnessed his father's first heart attack. Chest pains, shortness of breath, hot flashes. So he knew precisely what was transpiring Saturday at halftime of Virginia's football game at Brigham Young.
Frye, the Cavaliers'...