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ACC's Jim Phillips argues against college sports becoming '2 or 3 gated communities' - The Athletic

The ACC Kickoff event began Wednesday with commissioner Jim Phillips addressing the state of college sports, conference realignment, Notre Dame and...

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ACC generates conference record $578 million revenue for 2020-21 fiscal year - The Athletic

The conference, which had its schools schedule 11 football games during the COVID-19-impacted 2020 season, did not suffer the same kind of...

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Virginia hires Missouri State's Amaka Agugua-Hamilton as women's basketball coach, replacing Tina Thompson - The Athletic

Agugua-Hamilton led Missouri State to a 74-15 record in three seasons, including two NCAA Tournament appearances.

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Virginia fires coach Tina Thompson after going 30-63 in 4 seasons - The Athletic

The University of Virginia terminated women's basketball coach Tina Thompson's contract with one year remaining, the school announced...

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No. 7 Duke upset by Virginia on Reece Beekman's huge 3-pointer in final seconds - The Athletic

Virginia men's basketball defeated No. 7 Duke Monday night in Durham, handing the Blue Devils their first Quadrant 3 loss of the season.

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ACC commissioner Jim Phillips: 'Now is not the right time to expand the College Football Playoff' - The Athletic

ACC commissioner Jim Phillips said Friday his conference believes "now is not the right time to expand the College Football Playoff."

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Virginia quarterback Brennan Armstrong to return for senior season - The Athletic

Virginia quarterback Brennan Armstrong will return for his senior season, he announced in a video on social media Thursday. Armstrong led the...

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Military Bowl (Boston College vs. East Carolina), Fenway Bowl (Virginia vs. SMU) canceled due to COVID-19 issues - The Athletic

The Military Bowl was scheduled for Monday between Boston College and East Carolina, and the Fenway Bowl was scheduled for Thursday between Virginia...

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Virginia coach Bronco Mendenhall resigning after bowl game: 'I need to step back' - The Athletic

Mendenhall, 55, has compiled a 36-38 record in his six years at Virginia. The Cavaliers finished this season 6-6, making it the fifth consecutive...

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Virginia hires Clemson offensive coordinator Tony Elliott as head coach - The Athletic

Virginia hired Clemson offensive coordinator Tony Elliott as its new head coach Wednesday evening after Elliott arrived on campus with his family.

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Virginia QB Brennan Armstrong a game-time decision vs. Notre Dame with ribs injury - The Athletic

“Brennan’s earned every opportunity to play," Bronco Mendenhall said at his weekly news conference. Armstrong is second nationally in...

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Notre Dame without 2 captains in dominant win over Brennan Armstrong-less Virginia - The Athletic

The two Fighting Irish captains are out with a non-COVID-19 illness, sources told The Athletic prior to kickoff. The Cavaliers' starting QB is...

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UVA QB Brennan Armstrong exits high-scoring loss at BYU with apparent injury - The Athletic

The Cavaliers and Cougars combined for 80 points by halftime. Armstrong accounted for 6 touchdowns.

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Gonzaga, UCLA, Kansas and Villanova head men's preseason AP Top 25 poll - The Athletic

Gonzaga is the preseason No. 1 team for the second consecutive season, while UCLA achieved its highest preseason ranking since 2007-08.

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Virginia men's basketball ACC semifinal canceled after positive COVID-19 test - The Athletic

Georgia Tech, who was scheduled to play Virginia Friday night, will advance to the ACC championship as a result of the cancellation.

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2021 NCAA Tournament: KU, Virginia traveling shorthanded due to COVID-19 - The Athletic

Defending NCAA men’s basketball champion Virginia and perennial Big 12 power Kansas are each facing COVID-19 cases within their programs.

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NCAA Tournament: No men's team withdrew before deadline - The Athletic

The First Four games are scheduled for Thursday, while the first round begins on Friday. If a team withdraws, its opponent will advance to the...

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NCAA Tournament: Ohio upsets men's defending champion Virginia - The Athletic

No. 13 seed Ohio University upset No. 4 Virginia 62-58 in the West Region first round on Saturday, knocking the defending NCAA men’s champions out...

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Big Ten, Pac-12, ACC in discussions about forming alliance: Sources - The Athletic

The Pac-12, Big Ten and ACC are engaging in high-level discussions about an alliance, sources tell The Athletic.

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Big Ten, Pac-12, ACC alliance expected to be formally announced soon: Sources - The Athletic

Schools within the three conferences believe they are like-minded, that they want to continue to prioritize broad-based sports offerings and that the...

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Big Ten, Pac-12, ACC expected to formally announce alliance on Tuesday: Sources - The Athletic

The three leagues plan to work together on multiple fronts, from College Football Playoff expansion to NCAA governance issues and annual football...

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Big Ten, Pac-12, ACC announce alliance to work together on CFP, NCAA governance - The Athletic

The Big Ten, Pac-12 and ACC officially announced an alliance Tuesday that will see the three conferences work together on multiple fronts, from...

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Miami backup QB Jake Garcia joins D'Eriq King in being out vs. Virginia - The Athletic

Garcia was expected to back up Van Dyke and possibly get some playing time on Thursday night. Second-year freshman Tyler Van Dyke, who started...

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Virginia bounces Miami 30-28 as last-second field-goal attempt fails - The Athletic

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – On a night Manny Diaz and the Miami Hurricanes played their ACC opener to a chorus of boos, the game itself ended with a...

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Virginia bounces Miami 30-28 as last-second field-goal attempt fails - The Athletic

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – On a night Manny Diaz and the Miami Hurricanes played their ACC opener to a chorus of boos, the game itself ended with a...

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Miami backup QB Jake Garcia joins D'Eriq King in being out vs. Virginia - The Athletic

Garcia was expected to back up Van Dyke and possibly get some playing time on Thursday night. Second-year freshman Tyler Van Dyke, who started...

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Big Ten, Pac-12, ACC in discussions about forming alliance: Sources - The Athletic

The Pac-12, Big Ten and ACC are engaging in high-level discussions about an alliance, sources tell The Athletic.

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Big Ten, Pac-12, ACC alliance expected to be formally announced soon: Sources - The Athletic

Schools within the three conferences believe they are like-minded, that they want to continue to prioritize broad-based sports offerings and that the...

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