October 30, 2020

Independent analysis and commentary on UVA athletics

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Basketball (Men)

Leveling Up

It is a sign of respect for Tony Bennett’s coaching acumen that this year’s version of UVA basketball was ever ranked in the top 5 at any point this season. 

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Basketball (Men)

The Unfamiliar Bubble

I don’t think the bubble was where any of us expected to be on February 1, but there’s no pretending it’s any different.  There’s a certain enjoyable tension in bubble-watching,

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Football

Last Call on Football

The football season is over as of yesterday.  So what better time to write about football? Actually, no, I’m not being facetious.  I just witnessed literally the most successful UVA

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Football

If At First You Don’t Succeed

Last month after the win over Tech, I wrote that the Hoos had earned themselves two bites at the big-boy-football apple.  Chance number one did not go particularly well.  Chance

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Football

Welcome to the Big Time

If you asked what a perfect season for UVA football would be, it’d certainly include the following: Beat Tech.  Beat Carolina.  Beat Maryland.  (On a related note: please DIAF, realignment.) 

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Basketball (Men)

Would You Change It?

In a few short hours, UVA basketball will undergo a major status change: from reigning national champions to defending national champions.  It’s a good time to reflect one last time

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Basketball (Men)

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Basketball (Men)

53 – Tomas Woldetensae

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Basketball (Men)

0 – Kihei Clark

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