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Men's Tennis Virginia Tech

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  • Virginia Falls to Georgia Tech in Overtime
    Joe Reed

    ATLANTA – It came down to overtime, but Virginia (7-4, 4-3 ACC) was unable to convert the 35-yard field goal in overtime as Georgia Tech (7-4, 5-3 ACC) took the 30-27 win on Saturday afternoon at Bobby Dodd Stadium…. 13 hours ago

  • Mueller Takes Fifth At U23 World Games In Romania
    Jack Mueller

    BUCHAREST, Romania –Jack Mueller (Dallas, Texas), a junior on the Virginia wrestling team, took fifth place this weekend at the U23 World Games, representing the United States in the freestyle competition…. 16 hours ago

  • No. 12 Virginia Drops Matches Against No. 4 Stanford, No. 9 Drexel
    Arya_Tara

    Philadelphia, Pa.-  The No. 12 Virginia women’s squash team (3-3) fell to No. 9 Drexel (2-1) and No. 4 Stanford (1-1) on Saturday (Nov. 17) at the Kline & Specter Squash Center. The Cavaliers dropped 6-3 to Drexel, before suffering an 8-1 loss to the Cardinal…. 12 hours ago

  • Demarest Earns All-America Honors at NCAA Championships
    Demarest and Green

    MADISON, Wisc. –  Graduate student Brent Demarest (Charleston, S.C.) and freshman Abbey Green (Bethesda, Md.) concluded the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Saturday (Nov. 17) at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Course with Demarest earning All-America honors…. 16 hours ago

  • No. 13 Virginia Falls to No. 11 Drexel 6-3
    Braff_Andrew

    Philadelphia, Pa.-  The No. 13 Virginia men’s squash team (2-2) fell 6-3 to No. 11 Drexel (2-1) on Saturday (Nov. 17) at the Kline & Specter Squash Center…. 15 hours ago

  • Virginia Sweeps Platform on Final Day of Navy Diving Invite
    Creedon

    ANNAPOLIS, Md.- The Virginia men’s and women’s diving teams closed the Navy Diving Invite on Saturday (Nov. 17) at Lejeune Hall by sweeping the men’s and women’s platform event…. 19 hours ago

  • 10th-Seeded Virginia Hosts Furman in NCAA Second Round
    Crofts

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – After a first-round bye, 10th-seeded Virginia (9-3-3) will be home to face Furman (13-6-2) on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 1 p.m. in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The match will air live on ESPN3…. 23 hours ago

  • Virginia Plays at Old Dominion on Sunday
    Shakyna Payne

    Virginia will play at Old Dominion on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m…. 21 hours ago

  • UVA & Georgia Tech Meet in ACC Coastal Showdown in Atlanta
    Hasise Dubois

    Virginia hits the road on Saturday to face the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. and the game will be televised by regional sports networks, which is NBC Sports Washington in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C…. 2018/11/12

  • Hot-Shooting Hoos Top Coppin State
    coppin state

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – De’Andre Hunter (Philadelphia, Pa.) scored a season-high 20 and Mamadi Diakite (Conakry, Guinea, Africa) had a career-high 18 points as No. 4 Virginia topped Coppin State 97-40 on Friday night at John Paul Jones Arena…. 2018/11/16

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Baseball Virginia

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  • Virginia Falls to Georgia Tech in Overtime
    Joe Reed

    ATLANTA – It came down to overtime, but Virginia (7-4, 4-3 ACC) was unable to convert the 35-yard field goal in overtime as Georgia Tech (7-4, 5-3 ACC) took the 30-27 win on Saturday afternoon at Bobby Dodd Stadium…. 13 hours ago

  • Mueller Takes Fifth At U23 World Games In Romania
    Jack Mueller

    BUCHAREST, Romania –Jack Mueller (Dallas, Texas), a junior on the Virginia wrestling team, took fifth place this weekend at the U23 World Games, representing the United States in the freestyle competition…. 16 hours ago

  • No. 12 Virginia Drops Matches Against No. 4 Stanford, No. 9 Drexel
    Arya_Tara

    Philadelphia, Pa.-  The No. 12 Virginia women’s squash team (3-3) fell to No. 9 Drexel (2-1) and No. 4 Stanford (1-1) on Saturday (Nov. 17) at the Kline & Specter Squash Center. The Cavaliers dropped 6-3 to Drexel, before suffering an 8-1 loss to the Cardinal…. 12 hours ago

  • Demarest Earns All-America Honors at NCAA Championships
    Demarest and Green

    MADISON, Wisc. –  Graduate student Brent Demarest (Charleston, S.C.) and freshman Abbey Green (Bethesda, Md.) concluded the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Saturday (Nov. 17) at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Course with Demarest earning All-America honors…. 16 hours ago

  • No. 13 Virginia Falls to No. 11 Drexel 6-3
    Braff_Andrew

    Philadelphia, Pa.-  The No. 13 Virginia men’s squash team (2-2) fell 6-3 to No. 11 Drexel (2-1) on Saturday (Nov. 17) at the Kline & Specter Squash Center…. 15 hours ago

  • Virginia Sweeps Platform on Final Day of Navy Diving Invite
    Creedon

    ANNAPOLIS, Md.- The Virginia men’s and women’s diving teams closed the Navy Diving Invite on Saturday (Nov. 17) at Lejeune Hall by sweeping the men’s and women’s platform event…. 19 hours ago

  • 10th-Seeded Virginia Hosts Furman in NCAA Second Round
    Crofts

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – After a first-round bye, 10th-seeded Virginia (9-3-3) will be home to face Furman (13-6-2) on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 1 p.m. in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The match will air live on ESPN3…. 23 hours ago

  • Virginia Plays at Old Dominion on Sunday
    Shakyna Payne

    Virginia will play at Old Dominion on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m…. 21 hours ago

  • UVA & Georgia Tech Meet in ACC Coastal Showdown in Atlanta
    Hasise Dubois

    Virginia hits the road on Saturday to face the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. and the game will be televised by regional sports networks, which is NBC Sports Washington in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C…. 2018/11/12

  • Hot-Shooting Hoos Top Coppin State
    coppin state

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – De’Andre Hunter (Philadelphia, Pa.) scored a season-high 20 and Mamadi Diakite (Conakry, Guinea, Africa) had a career-high 18 points as No. 4 Virginia topped Coppin State 97-40 on Friday night at John Paul Jones Arena…. 2018/11/16

Men's Tennis Wake Forest

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Georgia Tech Men's Tennis

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Duke Men's Basketball

Duke Men’s Basketball chances in 2009 NCAA Tourney

So I hate to piss off Duke Blue Devil Fans…because they have such a great history of an awesome basketball team coached by Weber highschool grad (was a school in Chicago…not anymore)  Mike Krzyzewski …great Polish name btw…I think it’s Polish anyway…

Check this out…this is very interesting, for the second year in a row, the Seattle online salary tabulator has offered its picks based on the median salaries of graduates of each of the 65 schools in contention. And who will take the title? Of course, that would be Duke whose grads pulled in an annual salary of $102,000.

So yeah they are looking at a way to evalute teams based on how much grads earn?  Odd but interesting…based on PayScale’s analysis, the UW (median salary of $74,900) will get knocked out in the third round by Texas A&M (salary of $78,700.)

Gonzaga has an easy first round game against Akron, whose grads have a median salary of $54,700. But the Zags — median salary of $73,600 — will fall to Illinois ($80,800) in  the second round…hmm yeah this is pretty cool!

Last year, PayScale predicted a final four of Duke, Georgetown, Notre Dame and Stanford, with Stanford predicted to take the top prize with a median salary of $113,000.

But none of those teams actually made it to the final four. I guess future salaries don’t  translate into hoop skills, oh well its a cool theory…but has no basis in reality!

So what are the bookies saying about Duke’s chances for a win in the 2009 NCAA Tourney.

Well most have Duke at 16 to 1 …meaning that $100 will get you $1600 if they win it all!

Not bad on the odds…but then again, what are the odd they are going to win…pretty slim I suppose :)

Wake Forest Women's Basketball

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Virginia Tech Women's Basketball

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Virginia Women's Basketball

University of Virginia Cavaliers Women’s Basketball

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  • Virginia Falls to Georgia Tech in Overtime
    Joe Reed

    ATLANTA – It came down to overtime, but Virginia (7-4, 4-3 ACC) was unable to convert the 35-yard field goal in overtime as Georgia Tech (7-4, 5-3 ACC) took the 30-27 win on Saturday afternoon at Bobby Dodd Stadium…. 13 hours ago

  • Mueller Takes Fifth At U23 World Games In Romania
    Jack Mueller

    BUCHAREST, Romania –Jack Mueller (Dallas, Texas), a junior on the Virginia wrestling team, took fifth place this weekend at the U23 World Games, representing the United States in the freestyle competition…. 16 hours ago

  • No. 12 Virginia Drops Matches Against No. 4 Stanford, No. 9 Drexel
    Arya_Tara

    Philadelphia, Pa.-  The No. 12 Virginia women’s squash team (3-3) fell to No. 9 Drexel (2-1) and No. 4 Stanford (1-1) on Saturday (Nov. 17) at the Kline & Specter Squash Center. The Cavaliers dropped 6-3 to Drexel, before suffering an 8-1 loss to the Cardinal…. 12 hours ago

  • Demarest Earns All-America Honors at NCAA Championships
    Demarest and Green

    MADISON, Wisc. –  Graduate student Brent Demarest (Charleston, S.C.) and freshman Abbey Green (Bethesda, Md.) concluded the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Saturday (Nov. 17) at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Course with Demarest earning All-America honors…. 16 hours ago

  • No. 13 Virginia Falls to No. 11 Drexel 6-3
    Braff_Andrew

    Philadelphia, Pa.-  The No. 13 Virginia men’s squash team (2-2) fell 6-3 to No. 11 Drexel (2-1) on Saturday (Nov. 17) at the Kline & Specter Squash Center…. 15 hours ago

  • Virginia Sweeps Platform on Final Day of Navy Diving Invite
    Creedon

    ANNAPOLIS, Md.- The Virginia men’s and women’s diving teams closed the Navy Diving Invite on Saturday (Nov. 17) at Lejeune Hall by sweeping the men’s and women’s platform event…. 19 hours ago

  • 10th-Seeded Virginia Hosts Furman in NCAA Second Round
    Crofts

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – After a first-round bye, 10th-seeded Virginia (9-3-3) will be home to face Furman (13-6-2) on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 1 p.m. in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The match will air live on ESPN3…. 23 hours ago

  • Virginia Plays at Old Dominion on Sunday
    Shakyna Payne

    Virginia will play at Old Dominion on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m…. 21 hours ago

  • UVA & Georgia Tech Meet in ACC Coastal Showdown in Atlanta
    Hasise Dubois

    Virginia hits the road on Saturday to face the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. and the game will be televised by regional sports networks, which is NBC Sports Washington in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C…. 2018/11/12

  • Hot-Shooting Hoos Top Coppin State
    coppin state

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – De’Andre Hunter (Philadelphia, Pa.) scored a season-high 20 and Mamadi Diakite (Conakry, Guinea, Africa) had a career-high 18 points as No. 4 Virginia topped Coppin State 97-40 on Friday night at John Paul Jones Arena…. 2018/11/16

N.C. State Women's Basketball

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Duke Women's Basketball

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