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Virginia women upend No. 20 Louisville, become first unranked ACC team to win in Cards' arena

Feb. 25, 2024 15:22 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Camryn Taylor scored 9 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter, Kymora Johnson made three free throws in the last 14.6 seconds and Virginia made history with a 73-68 win over No. 20 Louisville on Sunday. The Cavaliers are the first unranked Atlantic Coast...

Hinson leads Pitt in bounce-back, 79-64 win over Virginia Tech

Feb. 24, 2024 20:06 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Blake Hinson scored 22 points and Jaland Lowe scored 18 points and Pittsburgh took control in the second half to beat Virginia Tech 79-64 on Saturday. Reserve Ishmael Leggett added 13 points for Pitt as he, Hinson and Lowe each made six field goals and combined to...

Cormac Ryan scores 18 and No. 10 North Carolina finally wins at Virginia, 54-44

Feb. 24, 2024 19:33 PM EST

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — With its two star players doing little in a challenging first half, No. 10 North Carolina needed someone to emerge as an alternative against Virginia. Enter Cormac Ryan. He scored 18 points — 15 in the first half — on six 3-pointers...

Smith puts up 21, Radford beats Longwood 88-82

Feb. 24, 2024 17:28 PM EST

RADFORD, Va. (AP) — DaQuan Smith's 21 points helped Radford defeat Longwood 88-82 on Saturday. Smith shot 6 for 13 (6 for 12 from 3-point range) and 3 of 4 from the free-throw line for the Highlanders (15-14, 5-9 Big South Conference). Justin Archer scored 17 points and Kenyon...

Bacot and No. 10 North Carolina host Virginia

Feb. 24, 2024 04:19 AM EST

North Carolina Tar Heels (20-6, 12-3 ACC) at Virginia Cavaliers (20-7, 11-5 ACC) Charlottesville, Virginia; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Tar Heels -3; over/under is 130 BOTTOM LINE: No. 10 North Carolina plays the Virginia Cavaliers...

Virginia Tech plays Pittsburgh for conference matchup

Feb. 24, 2024 04:13 AM EST

Virginia Tech Hokies (15-11, 7-8 ACC) at Pittsburgh Panthers (17-9, 8-7 ACC) Pittsburgh; Saturday, 5:30 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Panthers -3; over/under is 142.5 BOTTOM LINE: Virginia Tech takes on Pittsburgh in ACC action Saturday. ...

Judge hands NCAA another loss, says compensation rules likely violate antitrust law, harm athletes

Feb. 23, 2024 23:31 PM EST

The NCAA lost another legal battle Friday as a federal judge barred the organization from enforcing its rules prohibiting name, image and likeness compensation for recruits by granting a preliminary injunction demanded by the states of Tennessee and Virginia. It was another blow to...

Two Navy SEALs drowned in the Arabian Sea. How the US charged foreign crew with smuggling weapons

Feb. 23, 2024 18:00 PM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Two Navy SEALs drowned last month while trying to board a vessel that was intercepted by U.S. naval forces in the Arabian Sea. On Thursday, federal prosecutors unsealed a criminal complaint against four foreign nationals they say were transporting suspected Iranian-made...

Graham Holdings: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 23, 2024 17:01 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Graham Holdings Co. (GHC) on Friday reported net income of $53.3 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Arlington, Virginia-based company said it had net income of $11.72. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains,...

Virginia lawmakers send Youngkin bills to increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour

Feb. 23, 2024 16:40 PM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democrats who control the Virginia General Assembly sent Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin legislation on Friday that would increase the state's minimum wage to $15 per hour in 2026. Identical bills that would bump the current $12-per-hour minimum wage to $13.50...