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Cavaliers Journal: September, 2012

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 09/28/2012

Virginia vs. Louisiana Tech: Who do you think will win?

The Cavaliers face the defending WAC champion in an important nonconference game if Virginia is to return to a bowl this year.

By Mark Giannotto  |  11:51 AM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 09/27/2012

There’s no answer to Virginia’s Phillip Sims dilemma

Virginia will start junior Michael Rocco at quarterback this week, but some fans are clamoring for Phillip Sims.

By Mark Giannotto  |  12:36 PM ET, 09/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 09/26/2012

Virginia LB D.J. Hill makes most of starting opportunity

Virginia sophomore D.J. Hill is now starting because of an injury to senior linebacker LaRoy Reynolds.

By Mark Giannotto  |  03:23 PM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:05 PM ET, 09/24/2012

Michael Rocco is still Virginia’s starting QB, but must improve to keep the job

Virginia quarterback Michael Rocco has started slow with Alabama transfer Phillip Sims waiting in the wings.

By Mark Giannotto  |  09:05 PM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 09/24/2012

Virginia Coach Mike London ‘encouraged’ after TCU loss

There were some bright spots even though the Cavaliers dropped their second straight game.

By Mark Giannotto  |  10:04 AM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 09/22/2012

Virginia vs. TCU: CB Maurice Canady highlights resilient effort by Cavs’ defense

Virginia freshman Maurice Canady had his first career interception Saturday against TCU.

By Mark Giannotto  |  07:37 PM ET, 09/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 09/21/2012

Poll: Can Virginia upset No. 17 TCU?

Virginia faces its toughest nonconference test of the year Saturday at No. 17 TCU.

By Mark Giannotto  |  09:45 AM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 09/20/2012

TCU will be without leading rusher vs. Virginia, plus more personnel notes

TCU running back Waymon James suffered a season-ending knee injury last week.

By Mark Giannotto  |  12:36 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:48 PM ET, 09/19/2012

Virginia’s young safeties hope for bounce-back performance at TCU

Virginia’s Anthony Harris and Brandon Phelps are looking to improve on a poor showing at Georgia Tech.

By Mark Giannotto  |  04:48 PM ET, 09/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:04 PM ET, 09/18/2012

Virginia in the market for some offensive balance

Virginia must revive its run game before Saturday’s game at TCU.

By Mark Giannotto  |  12:04 PM ET, 09/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 09/17/2012

With No. 17 TCU next, Virginia needs ‘short memory’ after blowout loss at Georgia Tech

The Cavaliers were pounded by Georgia Tech Saturday, but they’ll have to quickly move on with a road game against No. 17 TCU next.

By Mark Giannotto  |  10:46 AM ET, 09/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:24 PM ET, 09/15/2012

Virginia defensive coordinator Jim Reid: ‘We played terribly.’

Virginia’s defense allowed close to 600 yards in its 56-20 loss to Georgia Tech.

By Mark Giannotto  |  10:24 PM ET, 09/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 09/14/2012

Virginia at Georgia Tech: Who do you think will win?

The Cavaliers travel to Atlanta with a chance to start a season 3-0 for the first time since 2005.

By Mark Giannotto  |  10:55 AM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 09/13/2012

Virginia football could be without several key starters at Georgia Tech

The Cavaliers’ first injury report of the season came out Thursday and it revealed several starters could miss Saturday’s game.

By Mark Giannotto  |  05:29 PM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Cavaliers Journal

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 09/13/2012

Virginia’s defense hopes it can slow down Georgia Tech’s flexbone offense again

After halting Georgia Tech last year with an extra week of preparation, Virginia is hopeful it can produce a repeat performance on Saturday.

By Mark Giannotto  |  11:28 AM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:01 PM ET, 09/12/2012

Notre Dame joins ACC: Virginia officials react

Virginia coaches and administrators are excited about the news that Notre Dame is joining the ACC for all sports except football and hockey.

By Mark Giannotto  |  08:01 PM ET, 09/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 09/11/2012

Virginia’s Mike London: QB Michael Rocco is starter, but backup Phillip Sims will play

Virginia Coach Mike London will continue to use both Michael Rocco and Phillip Sims at quarterback, despite statistics that suggest Rocco is better as a full-time signal-caller.

By Mark Giannotto  |  10:04 AM ET, 09/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 09/10/2012

Virginia’s run game becomes a concern after disconcerting start to season

Cavaliers rushed for 32 yards against Penn State, the third-worst total since Coach Mike London took over.

By Mark Giannotto  |  10:43 AM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:35 PM ET, 09/08/2012

Virginia’s QB situation gets more confusing after win over Penn State

Virginia Coach Mike London offered up a confusing explanation when asked about his decision to bench starting quarterback Michael Rocco for two series against Penn State.

By Mark Giannotto  |  08:35 PM ET, 09/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 09/07/2012

Virginia basketball announces 2012-13 nonconference schedule

The Cavaliers’ nonconference schedule is highlighted by road games at George Mason and Wisconsin.

By Mark Giannotto  |  02:57 PM ET, 09/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 09/07/2012

Virginia vs. Penn State: Who do you think will win?

Virginia faces a crucial test against Penn State at Scott Stadium.

By Mark Giannotto  |  10:51 AM ET, 09/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 09/06/2012

Virginia football is just fine with QB Michael Rocco being a game manager

Richmond dared Virginia quarterback Michael Rocco to throw the ball last week, and he took advantage.

By Mark Giannotto  |  03:35 PM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 09/05/2012

Virginia’s defense prepares for Penn State’s New England Patriots-inspired offense

Virginia is preparing for the NFL-style offense of new Penn State Coach Bill O’Brien.

By Mark Giannotto  |  11:59 AM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:25 PM ET, 09/04/2012

Virginia promises it won’t overlook wounded Nittany Lions

Penn State is dealing with unprecedented NCAA sanctions and a season-opening loss to Ohio, but Virginia is making sure it doesn’t overlook the wounded Nittany Lions.

By Mark Giannotto  |  08:25 PM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:59 PM ET, 09/01/2012

QB Phillip Sims makes his Virginia debut in season-opening win, and more postgame notes

Alabama transfer Phillip Sims completes five of his six passes in mop-up duty during Virginia’s season-opening win over Richmond.

By Mark Giannotto  |  09:59 PM ET, 09/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 08/31/2012

Virginia football vs. Richmond: Who do you think will win?

The Cavaliers young secondary gets its first test Saturday against Richmond.

By Mark Giannotto  |  10:47 AM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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