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SMU, Virginia meet in first Fenway Park D-1 bowl game

Dec. 05, 2021 19:25 PM EST

SMU (8-4, American Athletic Conference) vs. Virginia (6-6 ACC), Dec. 29, 11:00 a.m. ET LOCATION: Boston TOP PLAYERS SMU: QB Tanner Mordecai threw for 3,628 yards and 39 touchdowns with 12 interceptions. ...

Virginia coach Bronco Mendenhall stepping down after bowl

Dec. 02, 2021 20:20 PM EST

Bronco Mendenhall said the thought that it was time to do something else first came to him the day after his team's dispiriting loss to Virginia Tech. In the ensuing days, Virginia's coach considered other solutions, but as the week progressed he felt more clarity. He...

Virginia announces football coach Bronco Mendenhall will step down after the team's bowl game

Dec. 02, 2021 17:34 PM EST
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia announces football coach Bronco Mendenhall will step down after the team's bowl game.

Virginia Tech hangs on in wild finish at Virginia, 29-24

Nov. 27, 2021 20:41 PM EST

CHARLOTTESVILE, Va. (AP) — J.C. Price hasn't masked his emotions or love for Virginia Tech since he was chosen to replace Justin Fuente as the Hokies interim coach early last week. The former Hokies player was able to unleash them Saturday night, celebrating on the...

Hokies seek bowl eligibility; Virginia trying to end skid

Nov. 26, 2021 17:42 PM EST

J.C Price doesn't want his second game as Virginia Tech's interim football coach to be his last. The Hokies (5-6, 3-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) play at Virginia on Saturday and need a victory to become bowl eligible. That's just one of the many reasons the game takes on...

No. 13 BYU looks to cap Pac-12 success at struggling USC

Nov. 26, 2021 09:14 AM EST

No. 13 BYU (9-2, No. 13 CFP) at USC (4-6), Saturday at 10:30 p.m. EST (ESPN). Line: BYU by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: USC leads 2-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The Cougars will try to pile...

Pickett, Addison lead No. 20 Pitt to ACC Coastal title

Nov. 20, 2021 21:12 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kenny Pickett knew a year ago. Something in the Pittsburgh quarterback's gut told him coming back for one more season offered the opportunity to do something special. Something that looked and felt an awful lot like Pitt's 48-38 victory over Virginia...

Pickett, No. 20 Pitt try to lock up Coastal against Virginia

Nov. 18, 2021 14:00 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — When Kenny Pickett walks through the tunnel and out onto the Heinz Field turf on Saturday, it will be the last time as a college quarterback. For real this time. A year ago, the Pittsburgh star went through the “Senior Day”...

In the ACC, picking the top quarterback won't be easy task

Nov. 17, 2021 10:55 AM EST

Someone is getting snubbed. Virginia has Brennan Armstrong, who is third in the country with 3,557 passing yards. Pittsburgh has Kenny Pickett, who vaulted himself into the Heisman Trophy conversation with 32 touchdown passes this season. Wake Forest has Sam Hartman, who...

Cavaliers look to end No. 7 Notre Dame's dominance of ACC

Nov. 11, 2021 13:16 PM EST

Notre Dame is hoping to rise from ninth in the College Football Playoff rankings to a spot in the top four with time running short. On Saturday night in Charlottesville, Virginia, the No. 7 Fighting Irish face a Virginia team coming off a disappointing loss and looking...