Sports » Page 5

ACC On JPJ Floor 071806

UVA Men’s Basketball Team Gets #2 Seed

The men's basketball program has its ticket punched for the 2015 NCAA Tournament.

Basketball JPJ

Virginia Loses In The ACC Semifinals 71-67

North Carolina defeats Virginia in the ACC Semifinals 71-67.

willferrell

This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's biggest moments and best plays.

pistorius

Pistorius lawyers can’t stop appeal

Pistorius, a Paralympic champion, is serving a five-year prison sentence after being convicted of culpable homicide.

demarcomurray

AP sources: Murray jumps to Eagles, Bills sign backup QB Taylor

The Jets, Ravens, Lions, and Raiders are among the teams who made moves.

willferrell

Will Ferrell takes on spring training to raise money for cancer

The "Anchorman" star turned into a baseball player for a day.

cavs

Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, March 13. GRIZZLIES THUMPED BY WIZARDS, CAVS…

hernandez

Judge denies Aaron Hernandez request to strike gun testimony

The former NFL star is charged with murder.

sportsman

Legislation would open federal land to hunters, anglers

A bipartisan group of senators wants to dramatically broaden access to federal land for hunting, fishing, and outdoor recreation.

suh

NFL: Suh gets record contract with Dolphins

It was another big day of big moves in the National Football League.

17-overlay4

Batter up! Will Ferrell to play every position at spring training

He shifts from the silver screen to the baseball diamond for one of his wackiest stunts yet.

bulls

Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, March 12.

baseball

MLB considering Cuban exhibition games

Commissioner Rob Manfred says the game wants to take advantage of the warming of relations between the U.S. and the communist island.

kurtbusch

NASCAR reinstates Kurt Busch; grants him waiver for Chase

The star driver is still under indefinite probation.

ski

WWII skiers-turned-soldiers meet modern servicemen slopeside

The nation's greatest outdoorsmen were recruited during World War II for an elite new Army division.

NFL

NFL: Graham to the Seahawks, big QB swap in Philly

Trades have overshadowed the opening day of free agency in the NFL.

lebron

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, March 11. NCAA AUTOMATIC BIDS Kentucky transfer Kyle Wiltjer…

iditarod

Out of the Iditarod for an iPod

A Veteran musher has been disqualified from the sled dog race for carrying a two-way communication device.

bball

Has rough season for college hoops taken luster off March?

There is concern about the current state of men's college basketball with the NCAA Tournament little more than a week away.

VSabre for web~1240x800 copy

Virginia Lacrosse Survives St. Joseph’s

Virginia Men's Lacrosse escaped a stiff mid-week challenge from St. Joseph's, prevailing 15-14.

Latest News

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, UVA

Newspaper Staff Apologizes For April 1st Edition

Cavalier Daily header

The "Cavalier Daily", which is a UVA student newspaper, is apologizing for April Fools' Day stories.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

Joe Morrissey’s Federal Case Dismissed

House of Delegates  052411

A judge has thrown out the recent indictments of former Delegate Joe Morrissey.

in Entertainment

‘Downton Abbey’ eyes ’70s revival

downtonabbey

The show could come back and be set in the disco era.

in Lifestyle

Healthy lunches could land you in the White House

The North Lawn of the White House, on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Washington.

If you know of a kid who can whip up a healthy lunch, they might earn a trip to the White House.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Governor: ABC As It Is Now Is Not Working

McAuliffe Terry 040115 (DZ)

Governor Terry McAuliffe was the guest speaker Wednesday morning at a breakfast meeting of the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce.