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Ratcliffe: UNC academic scandal dominates ACC media day

Ratcliffe: UNC academic scandal dominates ACC media day

Scattershooting around the ACC, while delving into the North Carolina academic scandal that dominated the league’s “Operation Basketball Media Day on Wednesday
Does Parks' production merit more work?

Does Parks' production merit more work?

Kevin Parks, a bowling ball of a 5-foot-8, 200-pound back, is on pace for 920 yards this season. That would bring him 80 yards short of becoming only the second player in UVa history to reach 1,000 in

ACC aiming to snap Final Four drought

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — For years, the Atlantic Coast Conference built its basketball reputation on nearly annual appearances in the Final Four. Now, as the league is adding another marquee program and touting itself as the best in the country, it’s trying to snap a four-year Final Four drought. That is an unusually long dry spell for the tradition-rich league boasting Hall of Fame coaches and plenty of national championships. Read full article >>

Washington State Cougars begin Ernie Kent era

PULLMAN, Wash. — New Washington State coach Ernie Kent says he feels like a waking bear, and that could be good news for the downtrodden Cougars. After four years away from coaching, Kent clearly is energized by being back on the sideline. Read full article >>
UVa football notes: Severity of Gooch's injury still unknown

UVa football notes: Severity of Gooch's injury still unknown

During Wednesday’s ACC teleconference, Virginia football coach Mike London said Virginia isn’t quite clear yet on the severity of injury to senior receiver Miles Gooch.
Despite lack of interceptions, Harris still playing at a high level

Despite lack of interceptions, Harris still playing at a high level

A first quarter steal of a tipped Will Gardner toss on Sept. 13 against Louisville. That’s all the reigning national leader in interceptions has done this season to defend his crown. But ... “it’s alw
Fatal four: The plays the cost Virginia against North Carolina

Fatal four: The plays the cost Virginia against North Carolina

As Virginia punter Alec Vozenilek put it, “the margin for error in college football this year is unbelievable. It’s one play a game. You literally can look at one play in the four losses we have and w

Georgia Tech running up big offensive numbers

ATLANTA — A back-to-basics approach is producing offense at a rate rarely seen in Georgia Tech history. The Yellow Jackets have topped 600 yards in back-to-back games — a total reached only seven other times in the program’s history. Georgia Tech leads the Atlantic Coast Conference in total offense and rushing. Read full article >>
No. 24 Duke keeping focus on ACC Coastal race

No. 24 Duke keeping focus on ACC Coastal race

After quarterback Anthony Boone found out No. 24 Duke was back in the national rankings, he called a players-only meeting. The message was simple: Don’t let it be a distraction.
Ratcliffe: No quit in these Cavaliers

Ratcliffe: No quit in these Cavaliers

If you think Virginia is throwing in the towel, giving up on the season after two close, back-to-back losses to Duke and North Carolina, forget about it.
Notebook: Cavaliers try to move on from UNC loss

Notebook: Cavaliers try to move on from UNC loss

This gut-wrenching defeat dropped the Wahoos to 4-4. How are they going to finish this time?

Cavaliers looking to keep a good thing going

Tony Bennett and Virginia are hoping to build off last season’s success. The Cavaliers also are coming off their best season in decades, and despite two huge losses in Joe Harris and Akil Mitchell, there’s still the chance for Virginia to be even better than last year. Read full article >>
UNC loss another stinging setback for Cavaliers

UNC loss another stinging setback for Cavaliers

Mike London fell to his knees in disbelief as the opposite sideline cheered the victory that had just been handed to it.
Ratcliffe: London gives detractors fresh ammunition in latest loss

Ratcliffe: London gives detractors fresh ammunition in latest loss

The series of snafus re-opened the door for detractors that have been howling for a coaching change going back to last season’s 2-10 record. The villagers are lighting their torches and gathering thei
Notebook; Virginia's second-half scoring struggles continue

Notebook; Virginia's second-half scoring struggles continue

Another week, another sputtering second half for the Virginia offense.