October 26, 2020

Independent analysis and commentary on UVA athletics

Basketball (Men)

Basketball (Men)
Seattle Hoo

Hoos Ready to Fight For Roles

You would probably be surprised if I were to tell you that the top-rated defender on the team in 2019-20 by Synergy efficiency statistics was Kody Stattmann. Now, Synergy’s defensive

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Basketball (Men)
Seattle Hoo

Hoos Ready to Defend Title

Thanks to Covid-19, the Virginia Cavaliers are still the reigning national champions of college basketball. For the second season in a row, Virginia will be facing a sequence of opponents

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Basketball (Men)
Seattle Hoo

Happy Birthday, Big Smooth

To honor Chris Williams, aka “Big Smooth”, one of my favorite Virginia Basketball players ever, I present this video that I made back in 2017, to honor Smooth’s premature death.

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Basketball (Men)
StLouHoo

Welcome Trey Murphy

Virginia got good news today in the announcement that high-rated transfer target Trey Murphy III, a sit-1-play-2 player from Rice, chose the Hoos to continue his career. Rated as the

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Basketball (Men)
StLouHoo

2020 Spring Recruiting Primer

It’s April, and with or without the college basketball shutdown, it’s still basketball recruiting season. It’s just going to look a lot different this year. Why? Well, the NCAA has

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Basketball (Men)
MaizeAndBlueWahoo

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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