Abii scores 17 to lift Liberty over Carver College 91-38

BC-BKC–Carver College-Liberty Dec 16, 2020 9:31PM (GMT 02:31) LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Micaiah Abii had 17 points off the bench to lift Liberty to a 91-38 win over Carver College. Keegan McDowell had 11 points for Liberty (7-3), which earned its fifth straight home victory. Blake Preston added seven rebounds. The 91 points were a […]

Virginia joins Pitt, BC in ending season without bowl game

BC-FBC–Virginia-Bowl Rejection, 1st Ld-Writethru Dec 13, 2020 10:41PM (GMT 03:41) Virginia is not going to a bowl game. A week before bowl announcements are due, the Cavaliers announced they will not be entertaining an invitation to a postseason game. The decision came after team captains and other leaders met to discuss the postseason. The Cavaliers […]

Herbert and Hokies snap skid, beating Virginia 33-15

BC-FBC–Virginia-Virginia Tech, 1st Ld-Writethru Dec 13, 2020 12:30AM (GMT 05:30) BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Khalil Herbert ran for 162 yards, including a 76-yard touchdown, and Virginia Tech ended a four-game slide with a 33-15 victory against rival Virginia. The 5-6 Hokies also got a big play from Tayvion Robinson, who turned a short pass from […]

Missouri gets past Liberty 69-60

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Mark Smith scored 12 of his 17 points after halftime, Dru Smith added 14 points and Missouri turned back Liberty 69-60. Xavier Pinson added 12 points for the Tigers, who trailed at halftime for the first time this season. Blake Preston scored 12 points for the Flames, who led 32-28 at […]

Hillcats to become Low-A affiliate of Indians

Lynchburg Hillcats Receive Invitation from Cleveland Indians The Lynchburg Hillcats announced today that they will become a low-A  affiliate of the Cleveland Indians.    The move ends a 30-year run as an advanced A. affiliate, when the Hillcats were members of the Carolina League.   Hillcats officials say it’s part of an effort by major leaue baseball […]

Liberty pauses football season over COVID cases

Liberty University football has paused all team-related activities due to elevated number of COVID-19 cases within the football program. Today’s announcement brings to a close Liberty’s regular-season schedule. The Flames were scheduled to conclude their 11-game schedule with a top-25 showdown between No. 25 Liberty vs. No. 14 Coastal Carolina at Brooks Stadium in Conway, […]

Mendenhall upset Virginia game vs Seminoles was called off

Virginia coach Bronco Mendenhall wants the Atlantic Coast Conference to take another look at its COVID-19 protocols and procedures. He says he and athletic director Carla Williams have contacted the league after the Cavaliers flew to Florida last Friday only to learn their game against Florida State would not be played because of COVID-19 issues […]

San Francisco stuns No. 4 Virginia 61-60 in Bubbleville

 Jamaree Bouyea scored 19 points and San Francisco pulled the biggest upset of the young college basketball season, using a late 8-0 run to beat No. 4 Virginia 61-60 in the Homelight Classic. Khalil Shabazz added 14 points and Taavi Jurkatamm had two big 3-pointers in the second half for the Dons, who were playing […]

Pickett leads shorthanded Pitt by Virginia Tech 47-14

Senior quarterback Kenny Pickett threw for 404 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another in his final start at Heinz Field as shorthanded Pittsburgh rolled past Virginia Tech 47-14. The Panthers (5-4, 4-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) were missing 16 players due to COVID-19 protocols. The missing players included leading receiver Jordan Addison and three […]

Armstrong throws for 4 TDs, Virginia beats Abilene Christian

Brennan Armstrong threw for 383 yards and four touchdowns and Virginia beat Abilene Christian 55-15. Armstrong completed just 16 passes, but the scoring throws covered 28 yards to Tony Poljan, 90 yards to Lavel Davis Jr., 56 yards to Keytaon Thompson and 52 yards to Ra’Shaun Henry as the Cavaliers made quick work of their […]