Tag: Francisco Caffaro

Before I shift too much into football mode, I did want to circle back and do a post looking ahead to the next Virginia basketball season as I promised at the end of my revised top 10 UVa games list. This is a post I've published in the April-June time frame for the past few years, but because of the uncertainty surrounding sports, and the fact that I was compiling and writing my various "best games attended" lists, I put it on the back-burner.

OK, so diving righ...

Ordinarily I'm not a big fan of grades articles because I consider them presumptuous, only minimally analytical and editorially lazy.  But hey, I can be as presumptuous as the next guy, my brain is tired, and I'm feeling lazy right now, so here is a grades article.



UVA fans are going to miss Jack Salt. Sure, he wasn't the flashiest stat-stuffer, but boy was it fun to have a physical seven-footer with good feet who could hold ground against just about anyone in the ACC.

Well I've got good news for you. Bennett found you another high-IQ physical seven-footer to take his place. Meet Francisco Caffaro, aka Big Papi.