Sports

Virginia swimming and diving take down UNC Chapel Hill

UVA swimming and diving are hosting NC State and UNC Chapel Hill this weekend, both dual meets.

  Charlottesville’s Isaiah Washington is basketball and football

UVa women’s basketball falls 71-56 at No. 5 Louisville

  Thursday’s high school hoops scores & highlights

  Wednesday’s high school basketball scores & highlights

UVa football 2020 schedule released; Cavaliers kickoff against Georgia

  Tuesday’s high school sports scores & highlights

Continued Coverage

Young ‘Hoos still finding their way in ACC play

Offensive Coordinator Robert Anae returning to UVa football team

Cavaliers fall 53-51 against NC State; Drop to 4-4 in ACC

JMU women’s basketball freshman Kiki Jefferson named CAA Rookie of the Week

UVa OC Robert Anae interviews at Hawaii

UVA women’s basketball falls to rival Virginia Tech at home

Cavaliers win 63-58 at Georgia Tech; Snap three-game losing streak

The Virginia men’s basketball team forced 18 turnovers and blocked nine shots, as the Cavaliers won 63-58 at Georgia Tech on Saturday night.

Six former Cavaliers inducted into UVa Baseball Hall of Fame

The UVa Baseball Hall of Fame expanded to 28 members on Saturday, as six former players were inducted in the Class of 2020.

No. 20 UVa women’s tennis beats Towson 7-0 in season opener

The #20 Virginia women’s tennis team crushed Towson 7-0 in its season opener on Saturday at the Boar’s Head Sports Club.

UVa wrestling crushes VMI 44-3 at Memorial Gymnasium

The UVa wrestling team recorded bonus-point victories from seven wrestlers in a 44-3 win over VMI on Saturday at Mem Gym.

  Friday’s high school basketball scores & highlights

UVa women’s basketball falls 62-56 at Wake Forest; Drops to 2-4 in ACC

Thursday’s high school sports scores & highlights

  Three Virginia soccer stars selected in NWSL Draft

UVa men’s basketball falls 54-50 at No. 9 Florida State for third straight loss

  Wednesday’s high school sports scores & highlights

  No. 10 UVa Men’s Tennis beats Furman 7-0 in season opener

The No. 10 Virginia men’s tennis team beat Furman 7-0 in its season opener on Wednesday at the Boar’s Head Sports Club.

  Tuesday’s high school basketball scores & highlights

Highlights on NBC29 news at 11

  No. 10 Virginia men’s tennis is heavily prepared for season

UVA men's tennis comes into season ranked 10th in the country.

  Monday’s high school basketball scores & highlights

Highlights on NBC29 news at 11

UVA men’s basketball falls out of AP Top 25

The 'Hoos were nationally ranked for 46 straight weeks.

Boeheim on Bennett: ’He’s the best defensive coach I’ve ever seen'

Boeheim: "John Thompson was pretty good. Bobby Knight was pretty good, defensively. I can go down the list of other guys, but (Tony Bennett) is better defensively than all of those guys are.”

UVa Women’s Basketball wins 69-52 at Boston College

Jocelyn Willoughby had 23 points and eight rebounds to lead the Wahoos to a 69-52 win at Boston College.

No. 18 UVa loses 63-55 in OT against Syracuse

The Virginia men’s basketball team has lost back-to-back games for the first time in almost three years, as the 18th ranked Cavaliers fell 63-55 in overtime against Syracuse on Saturday at John Paul Jones Arena.

No. 2 JMU Football falls 28-20 against No. 1 North Dakota State in FCS Championship

The No. 2 James Madison football team lost 28-20 against No. 1 North Dakota State University in the FCS National Championship Game in Frisco, Texas.

  Friday’s high school basketball scores & highlights

High school basketball scores & highlights from across Central Virginia on Friday, January 10th.

UVA Women’s basketball beats Duke 66-63 to earn first ACC win

Virginia ended the game on a 15-4 run helping the 'Hoos snap a four game losing skid

  10th annual Ben Hair Swim Meet scores & highlights

Some of the best high school swimmers in Central Virginia were in the pool at the UVa Aquatic & Fitness Center Thursday night, for the 10th annual Ben Hair Memorial Swim Meet.

  Thursday’s high school sports scores & highlights

High school sports scores and highlights from across Central Virginia on Thursday, January 9th.

Three Cavaliers selected in MLS SuperDraft

For the first time in program history, the Virginia men’s soccer team had three players selected in the first two rounds of the Major League Soccer SuperDraft

Three UVA soccer stars leaving school early for pros

Dike and Steedman are both sophomores. Bell is a junior.

No. 18 Virginia Falls at Boston College 60-53

Virginia’s Braxton Key had 12 of his team-high 16 points in the first half.

UVa’s Daryl Dike Declares for 2020 MLS Draft

Dike had 10 goals and eight assists this past season leading the 'Hoos to the College Cup finals.

UVA Basketball offense, shooters improving

Virginia (11-2, 3-0) ACC has moved up one spot this week in the A.P Poll to No. 18.

Play for preemies basketball results

The 4th annual “Play for Preemies” high school girls basketball tournament began at 11 a.m. at Western Albemarle High School.

Sophomore Kihei Clark is ‘The Engine’ for UVa

After posting his second-career double-double in the victory over Navy, Kihei Clark scored a career-high 18-points against the Hokies, and also dished out six assists.

NFL Network report: Dallas Cowboys hire Mike McCarthy as new head coach

Calling it a “done deal,” an NFL Network reporter says Mike McCarthy has signed a deal with the Dallas Cowboys to be their new head coach.

No. 19 Virginia improves to 3-0 in ACC with 65-39 win over Virginia Tech

Kihei Clark and Braxton Key each scored a team-high 18 points

Friday’s high school basketball scores and highlights

Highlights on NBC29 news at 11

  Tim Taylor thriving coaching at UNC

Madison County's Tim Taylor is in his first season as an assistant coach at UNC

UVA women’s basketball falls to North Carolina in ACC home opener

North Carolina outscored Virginia 25-6 in the second quarter.

Cavaliers looking for answers in run game in 2020

Senior quarterback Bryce Perkins carried the ball 227 times in 2019, which was more than every other player on the roster combined.

  Despite loss in Orange Bowl; ‘Unbroken Growth’ continues for UVa football team

Virginia has improved its record in all four seasons under Mendenhall, and achieved two big goals this season: Winning the ACC’s Coastal Division, and beating Tech.

VA Tech loses Belk Bowl on last-second touchdown

Kentucky took the lead on a touchdown pass with 0:15 remaining, and the Virginia Tech football team fell 37-30 in the Belk Bowl on Tuesday in Charlotte, N.C.

Virginia Football falls 36-28 against No. 6 Florida in Orange Bowl

Bryce Perkins threw four touchdown passes in his final game for the 'Hoos, but the Virginia football team was unable to pull off the upset, as the Cavaliers fell 36-28 against No. 6 Florida in the Orange Bowl.

  Holiday Hoops Classic - Championship Round scores & highlights

The Albemarle girls and Charlottesville boys took home the first place trophies in the championship round of the Holiday Hoops Classic on Monday at AHS.

No. 16 UVa men’s basketball defeats Navy 65-56 behind Kihei Clark double-double

Sophomore point guard Kihei Clark had 10 points and 13 assists, and the No. 16 UVa men’s basketball team beat Navy 65-56 on Sunday at John Paul Jones Arena.

  ‘Hoos hope to make history at Orange Bowl

Virginia will be aiming for its first 10-win season since 1989

UVa women’s basketball falls 61-51 at Georgia Tech in ACC opener

Senior Jocelyn Willoughby scored a game-high 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in Virginia’s 61-51 loss at Georgia Tech on Sunday.

  Quarterback Bryce Perkins preparing for biggest game of Cavalier career

Bryce Perkins did not start his career at UVa, but the senior quarterback has a chance to deliver one of the biggest wins in program history.

  Holiday Hoops Classic - Second Round scores & highlights

Second Round scores & highlights from the Holiday Hoops Classic basketball tournament

  UVa Football beach party

The “Beach Party” was a way for the players to have some fun away from football with their families right outside their hotel.

UVa’s Jordan Mack out for Orange Bowl, Bryce Hall mentoring teammates

Hall suffered a season-ending leg injury in October.

  UVa Football looking to send seniors out on top at Orange Bowl

After starting their careers with a 2-10 season, the seniors on the Cavaliers’ roster have a chance to end their career on a high note in the Orange Bowl.

  Holiday Hoops Classic - First Round scores & highlights

First Round scores & highlights from the Holiday Hoops Classic basketball tournament

  UVa football team arrives in Florida for Orange Bowl

The Virginia football team arrived in South Florida on Thursday night, as they get ready to face No. 6 Florida in the Orange Bowl.

Extra Practice Proving Beneficial for Cavaliers

“Every minute we spend preparing, our program is growing and benefiting,” says UVa head coach Bronco Mendenhall.

Hokies hone in on Kentucky quarterback

The 8-4 Hokies are focused on Kentucky’s talented quarterback, Lynn Bowden.

Hoos gets closer to Orange Bowl

In less than a week the 24th ranked UVA football team goes up against the 9th ranked University of Florida in their first ever Orange Bowl appearance.

No. 9 UVA men’s basketball commits 19 turnovers, loses to South Carolina 70-59

Mamadi Diakite had a UVa team-high 21 points in the loss

Liberty defeats Georgia Southern 23-16 in Cure Bowl

Liberty wins first bowl game ever

  Emily Maupin and Sara Meakem Honored at Covenant

Maupin is Covenant’s all-time leading scorer

  Friday’s High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Highlights on NBC29 news at 11

Greene County’s Sam Brunelle shining at Notre Dame

Sam Brunelle is the ACC Freshman of the Week.

  Fluvanna’s Walt Stribling signs with East Carolina

Stribling says he expects to play offensive tackle at ECU

No. 9 Virginia Returns from exam break to beat Stony Brook 56-44

Braxton Key played seven minutes off the bench after missing four games with a wrist injury

UVA football signs 11 guys during NCAA early signing period

None of the players are from the state of Virginia

  Covenant’s Nic Sanker signs with Princeton football

Sanker will play outside linebacker at Princeton

  Louisa’s Noah Robinson signs with Old Dominion football

Robinson was voted all-region this past season at Louisa

  Albemarle’s Adalee Lynch commits to Johns Hopkins Volleyball

Lynch was voted First-Team All-State this season

  Tuesday’s High School Highlights

Here are some of the scores from Tuesday

  Riverheads football team earns postseason honors

Riverheads head coach Robert Casto earns State 'Coach of the Year' and junior running back Zac Smiley earns 'Offensive Player of the Year' in class one.

  Monday’s High School Basketball Scores & Highlights

Monroe vs. Orange Highlights on NBC29 news at 11.

  UVa men’s soccer loses to Georgetown on Penalty Kicks 7-6 in College Cup Finals

Georgetown wins its first national championship in program history