October 27, 2020

Independent analysis and commentary on UVA athletics

Basketball (Men)

Basketball (Men)
Seattle Hoo

Thanks For the Memories

My colleague StLouHoo wrote an amazing and moving tribute to these two great young men, and as I have done each of the last three years, I have put together

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Basketball (Men)
StLouHoo

Senior Night Against the Cardinals

Louisville Cardinals Virginia takes the floor at JPJ for one last time this season, and for Mamadi Diakite and Braxton Key, the last time ever. Virginia will be off to

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Basketball (Men)
StLouHoo

Thank You, Mamadi and Braxton

Let’s rewind back to the fall of 2014. Virginia has just completed its magical run to an ACC title (both regular season and ACCT) and Sweet 16. It was the

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Basketball (Men)
Val Prochaska

Virginia + / – Miami

StLouHoo dubbed this a trap game two weeks ago, and sandwiched between games against Duke and Louisville, it certainly could have proved to be so. But in another butt-ugly game

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Basketball (Men)
StLouHoo

Keeping it Going in Coral Gables

Miami FL Hurricanes Virginia looks to keep its focus after the big Duke win (I refuse to call it an upset) and extend its current winning streak to seven games

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Basketball (Men)
Val Prochaska

Virginia + / – Duke

Virginia vs Duke had all the hallmarks of the classic physics conundrum:  what happens when an unstoppable force meets an immoveable object?  In this case it was Duke’s offense (#2

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Basketball (Men)
StLouHoo

Clash of Titans

Duke Blue Devils The Hoos look to cement their NCAA Tournament bid on Saturday when it welcomes the typically-highly-ranked Duke Blue Devils to JPJ. Virginia will be playing as the

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