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Matt_Trogdon

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Virginia born, Virginia bred. Cavalier fan by birth, Cardinals fan by love, Washington sports fan by proximity.

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Why is Virginia's schedule so tough in 2014?

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The team should be better, but the schedule is brutal. Will Virginia win enough games to save Mike London's job?

Virginia golf alumni on the move in the pro tours

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Steve Marino and Kyle Stough had big weeks last week. They join James Driscoll and Ben Kohles among Virginia alumni who will be fighting for PGA Tour status in the upcoming weeks and months.

Would Tony Bennett be interested in an NBA job?

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Bennett was mentioned in a tweet Monday as "intriguing" to NBA executives. We take a look at one reason he'd consider leaving Virginia for the NBA, and one reason he wouldn't.

Virginia hoops recruiting: Shayok commits!

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Wahoos get their fourth commitment for the 2014 season as 6'7" wing Marial Shayok gives his pledge. Virginia has one open scholarship remaining.

Two recruiting targets emerge for Bennett, Wahoos

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Virginia could add depth and talent to its roster during the spring recruiting season. But the competition will be fierce.

How will Jones's departure affect UVA's roster?

Coach Tony Bennett will have a number of options as he looks to replace Jones's roster slot. Will he look for a player immediately? Or hold the scholarship for the future?

Virginia finally gets its breakthrough

This year's Virginia basketball team meant a lot to Wahoo fans. Here's one fan's take.

Hoos blow out Irish behind monster second half run

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In the blink of an eye, the Cavaliers turned a nail biter into a knockout on Saturday. Virginia beat Notre Dame 70-49 to remain in first place in the ACC.

Virginia golf alum James Driscoll in contention

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Driscoll sits fourth headed into the final round of the Humana Challenge. He's looking for his best PGA Tour finish since June 2011.

Poindexter, Brown leaving Virginia for UConn jobs

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Mike London will have to replace two more assistants this off-season after replacing four last year. Poindexter was Virginia's longest-tenured assistant.

Hoos headed to NYC in 2014?

An early report has Virginia playing the Barclay's Center Classic next season. Cavalier fans should book their Thanksgiving trips to the Big Apple now.

Hoos stay hot on the recruiting trail

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Virginia picks up its fifteenth commitment for 2014 as defensive end Darrious Carter pledges to play for the Cavaliers. Carter, who had previously committed to Temple, will add some needed depth on...

Hoos improve to 8-3 with win over Northern Iowa

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It wasn't always pretty, but Virginia dispatched the Panthers in convincing fashion Saturday. Justin Anderson and Darion Atkins paced the Cavaliers

Cavaliers pick up commitment from massive lineman

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Virginia adds another lineman to its already-touted offensive line haul for 2014. Jacob Fieler, who's currently doing a post-grad year at FUMA, will enroll at UVA for the spring semester.

Virginia pounds Missouri State, improves to 7-1

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Justin Anderson and Joe Harris led the Hoos to their first early-season tournament title in recent years. Anderson finished with 23 points, while Harris had 15.

Is Jon Oliver to blame for Virginia's struggles?

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Virginia's football program is struggling. Could the problem extend past the coaches and into the athletic department?

A Beginner's Guide To Tony Bennett Basketball

There's a method to Tony Bennett's...ahem...methodical building of the Virginia basketball program. Read how his system works in this article and then watch it put into practice as the Wahoos eye a...

New conference additions will raise ACC profile

Virginia basketball fans are in for a treat as the additions of Syracuse, Notre Dame and Pittsburgh will amp up the competition in the ACC.

ACC Week 7 Games: Closer, but less important

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ACC fans should enjoy the quiet of this week and rest up for Week 8's epic clash between Clemson and FSU.

Week 6 ACC Games: Can the Terps keep it rolling?

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Maryland faces its toughest task of the year as the Terps head to Florida State for an Atlantic Division battle.

Virginia's offense was woeful against the Panthers

Virginia's defense could be one of the best in the country. But it needs help from the offense if the Cavaliers are going to get back to a bowl game.

Week 5 is a big one for the Commonwealth

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Four conference games highlight the ACC slate this weekend, including two tough road tests for the Virginia teams. The conference picture will get a little bit clearer, especially in the Coastal...

Vegas ACC week 4 odds: Clemson hits the road

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After rising in the national polls, the Tigers will hope to avoid a letdown against a wounded NC State team.

Vegas ACC predictions for Week 3 - Eagles Rising?

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Eight games will feature ACC teams this weekend. Three will be duds. The other five could provide some serious intrigue.

Hoos should be riding high into Week 2

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A great defensive performance in a big win leaves Virginia in a nice position headed into the Oregon game.

Vegas odds reveal lots of ACC Week 1 blowouts

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With lots of ACC teams loading up on patsies in Week 1, only two ACC games have Vegas spreads within a field goal. Thankfully Virginia, Clemson and Syracuse will take part in some enticing matchups.

Justin Renrow Will Not Play for UVA Next Year

The defensive tackle doesn't appear on the most recent roster, though he had one year of eligibility remaining. His early departure further decreases depth on an already thin unit. Virginia will...

Richardson leaving Virginia football team

The departure leaves question marks behind Kevin Parks at running back. It could also increase the playing time for incoming star recruit Taquan "Smoke" Mizzell.

Does Virginia have a built-in roster problem?

Don't look now, but the Hoos could be headed for a rebuilding year down the road.

Hoos Hammer Jackets - Improve to 9-5 in ACC play

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Virginia avenged an ugly loss to Georgia Tech earlier this season. The Cavaliers led for most of the game and kept their postseason hopes alive with a dominant second-half run.

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