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Justin Anderson's return for Virginia put on hold by appendectomy

  Any chance that guard Justin Anderson would return for No. 2 Virginia against No. 16 Louisville on Saturday were upended by his appendix. The school says the Cavaliers' second-leading scorer, with a 13.4 points a game, had an appendectomy on Thursday and will miss the game. Anderson has missed seven games since breaking the pinky finger on his left (shooting) hand in Virginia...
Via AP on Fox
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Anderson's return for No. 2 Virginia slowed by appendectomy

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) Any chance that guard Justin Anderson would return for No. 2 Virginia against No. 16 Louisville on Saturday were upended by his appendix. The school says the Cavaliers' second-leading scorer with a 13.4 average had an appendectomy on Thursday and will miss the game. Anderson has missed seven games since breaking the pinky finger on his left (shooting) hand...
Via AP on Fox
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

UVA Star Justin Anderson Won’t Return Saturday vs. Louisville Because He Had His Appendix Taken Out Today

Justin Anderson can’t catch a break this season.  Virginia’s junior star forward was set to return to the court Saturday against Louisville after missing roughly a month with a broken finger. The comeback has been delayed, though, as Anderson had to have his appendix taken out today. The 6-foot-6, 227-pound swingman will miss the Cavaliers’ final regular season game.  Justin...
Via College Spun
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

SU Lax: Reigniting the Virginia Rivalry

Fresh off an impressive victory over Army, Syracuse welcomes one of its greatest rivals and ACC foe, the Virginia Cavaliers. Syracuse and Virginia have produced some of the greatest lacrosse games of all-time and each year college lacrosse fans eagerly await this matchup. Despite the rivalry, there is no bad blood between the schools or […]
Via Otto's Grove
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Players Poke Fun At London Perrantes’ Bloody Nose After Physical Win Over Florida State

No. 2 Virginia and Florida State are two of the most physical teams in the ACC, in Sunday’s 51-41 Cavaliers win proved it, although the biggest hit occurred between teammates. Point guard London Perrantes had a head-to-head collision with Malcolm Brogdon, leaving him with a nasty bloody nose and jersey. London #Perrantes with blood everywhere after colliding with teammate Malcolm...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

The Haps – 2/11: Remembering The Tyson/Douglas Fight, Virginia Cavaliers Fan Shows Off Her Epic Dance Moves

What’s The Haps for February 11th? The NBA provides a platform to all the snazzy dressers in the league, Coach Calipari gets photobombed, ESPN plans to honor Dean Smith, and more. The Links - 20 Team Names for an NHL Franchise in Las Vegas “Bighorns” and “Jacks” are decent options. NBA plans to hold “All-Star” [&hellip No visits yet The post The Haps – 2/11...
Via No Coast Bias
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Reclaims No. 2 in AP; Maryland Drops, Georgetown Out

View image | A week after dropping to third, Virginia is back up to No. 2 in the latest Associated Press Poll, passing Gonzaga. The Cavaliers bounced back from their heartbreaking loss last week to Duke, by winning by 11 at North Carolina and holding on to a five-point win over Louisville this week. Any caution preserved about Virginia after losing their...
Via KCM Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Getting To Know The Opponent: Virginia Cavaliers

The University of Virginia is often referred to as simply Virginia. Virginia is a public research facility that is located in Charlottesville, Virginia.   UVA was founded in 1819 by our third president, and lover of brown sugar, Thomas Jefferson. Their current student population rests at 23,464. The school colors at Virginia are orange and blue, and the school’s mascot is a Cavalier...
Via The Cardinal Connect
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Bounces Back With A Strong Road Win At North Carolina

For Virginia, Monday’s win at North Carolina was accomplished with some feats it was not able to pull off against Duke on Saturday. While the early minutes of this game showed that the Tar Heels were intent on copying the recipe the Blue Devils used in defeating the Hoos, Virginia’s defense rebounded in the second half. Duke dominated the Cavaliers in the paint on Saturday, until...
Via The Student Section
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Virginia Student Wins $18k on ESPN 'College Gameday'

  Tyler Lewis, a second-year student at Virginia brought down the house when he knocked down a half-court shot to win $18,000 towards tuition to cap an energy-filled ESPN College GameDay at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. #UVa student Tyler Lewis drains halfcourt shot, wins $18K, sends @ESPN_ReceDavis into frenzy. #GameDay — David Teel (@DavidTeelatDP) January...
Via KCM Sports
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Virginia Basketball: UVA Showcases Defense Verse GT

Virginia’s now infamous pack-line defense was on full display Thursday night against Georgia Tech as the No. 2 Cavaliers improved to 6-0 in conference play and 18-0 overall. The Cavaliers won 57-28 which marked the third time this season that their defense has held a team under 30 points. This victory also increased their home-winning streak at John Paul Jones Arena to 21 games...
January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Virginia’s Malcolm Brogdon hits a sick reverse lay-up

The No. 2 Virginia Cavaliers laid waste to the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets last night 57-28 (yeah, that’s the right score) and in the process Virginia guard Malcolm Brogdon led the way with 13 points including this beautiful reverse lay-up….
Via The Student Section
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

College Basketball: Virginia remains unbeaten behind the sweet science of defense

It is hard to make the Notre Dame and Virginia offenses look bad. No one had been able to do so prior to Saturday. However, the proverbial rock met the hard place when the two squared off in South Bend. Coming into the game, Notre Dame was leading the nation in offensive efficiency while Virginia was seventh. It is safe to say that these numbers were altered slightly following the...
Via The Student Section
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Third ’16 pledge for Virginia, Sacha Killeya-Jones

It’s fair to say things are going quite swimmingly for the Virginia Cavaliers, as of late. A terrific 2013-2014 season has been followed up on by a yet to be defeated 2014-2015 squad, and it’s fair to assume head coach Tony Bennett has the Virginia program headed towards a deep NCAA tournament run this year. ...
Via Hoopniks
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Virginia Cavaliers Fans Make Dope John Paul Jones Arena-Inspired Beer Pong Table

When you love something, everything is a labor of love. Case in point, a few Virginia Cavalier fans loved beer pong and their Wahoos so much they decided to merge their two passions to create this beauty… Have you guys seen any other sports-themed beer pong tables that are worth sharing? Let us know in [&hellip No visits yet The post Virginia Cavaliers Fans Make Dope John Paul...
Via No Coast Bias
November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Virginia Football Staff Wearing Orange Ribbons In Support Of The Search For UVA Student Hannah Graham

When the Virginia Cavaliers take the field against Kent State this afternoon, fans may notice a small addition to Mike London’s staff’s wardrobe. The UVA coaches will be wearing orange ribbons to lend awareness to the search for missing Virginia student Hannah Graham, who has not been seen since September 13. Ribbons @CoachMikeLondon and @UVa_Football staff are wearing today...
Via College Spun
September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Virginia Wearing 1968 Throwback Uniforms Saturday vs. Kent State

After a tough 2013 season, the Virginia Cavaliers are much-improved this year, posting victories over Richmond and Louisville and putting up a fight against two ranked opponents – UCLA and BYU. Saturday, UVA will be honoring one of its most successful teams – the squad from 1968 that featured star running back Frank Quayle, the ACC Player of the Year that season. Virginia will...
Via College Spun
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Skilled point guard Ty Jerome picks Virginia early

Virginia Cavaliers head coach Tony Bennett is one of the best at his craft in the nation, but it never hurts to have players that are like coaches on the floor. Virginia landed a player that fits the above description, as 6′-3″ point guard Ty Jerome of Iona Prep (NY) made an early pledge to Virginia. ...
Via Hoopniks
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Harris inks three-year deal with Cavs

The Cavaliers have signed 2014 second-round draft pick Joe Harris to a three-year contract, according to a report from Harris, a 6-foot-6 shooting guard out of Virginia, was selected with the No. 33 overall pick. According to the report, the first two years of Harris' contract are guaranteed. Harris played four seasons at Virginia and averaged 14.5 points per game over...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

For better or worse: Virginia Cavaliers

Last season the Virginia Cavaliers finished the season with a 2-10 record and went winless in the ACC. Their best win was the season opener against BYU and their worst loss came in week five when they got routed by Ball State. Will the Cavs be better or worse than they were last season? First let’s take a look at the schedule…. 8/30 vs UCLA 9/6 vs Richmond 9/13 vs Louisville...
Via College Football Zealots
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Harris still the engine that drives Virginia's run to Sweet 16

RALEIGH, N.C. -- If you don't know about top-seeded Virginia, which advanced to the Sweet 16 with a resounding 78-60 win over No. 8 Memphis that wasn't really that close, you should. And you will soon enough, as the Cavaliers travel to Madison Square Garden next week for the East regionals, facing a team that many experts have pegged to win it all -- Michigan State. Not so fast,...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia Fan Practically Sneaks Onto Cavaliers Team For ACC Title Game

Virginia Cavaliers fan Danny snuck into the team huddle during the ACC Tournament title game, shook Coach K's hand and celebrated afterwards.
Via Gamedayr
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Pablo Torre Picks 16-Seed Coastal Carolina To Upset 1-Seed Virginia

ESPN columnist and television personality Pablo Torre isn’t going to be making any friends in Charlottesville, Virginia any time soon. Today, on Around The Horn, Torre predicted that 16-seed Coastal Carolina will be the first team to ever knock off a 1-seed in its first game in the NCAA Tournament. That would make the Chanticleers’ victim the Virginia Cavaliers. To be fair, Torre...
Via College Spun
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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