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Football Retires Two Jersies

Former UVa running back Tiki Barber, the ACC Player of the Year in 1996, had his jersey retired during the Virginia Tech game at the end of this season.  Defensive end Chris Long, this year’s ACC Defensive Player of the Year, also had his jersey retired.

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The Football Team is Winning Ugly, but Winning Nonetheless

By Grayson Lambert

For the fifth time this year, the Virginia football team pulled out a win by one or two points yesterday after a 17-16 victory over Wake Forest. With an 8-2 record, the Wahoos have moved back into both the AP and the USA Today Polls. Virginia also stayed a half game ahead of Virginia Tech in the ACC Coastal division.

Despite the impressive record and the lead in the ACC standings, anyone who has watched a UVA football game this year will readily admit that the Wahoos do not look terribly impressive. Continue reading

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UVA Defeats Wake Forest

The Wahoos won another close game Saturday with a 17-16 victory over the Demon Deacons of Wake Forest. After a late Virginia touchdown, Wake Forest had a chance to win, but Sam Swank’s last-second field goal missed wide right.

See more from ESPN.com:

http://sports.espn.go.com/ncf/recap?gameId=273070258

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