On Monday, we detailed Virginia Cavaliers defensive back Juan Thornhill winning the National Defensive Player of the Week award and revealed the team’s updated depth chart, while Coach Caron gave her thoughts ahead of Saturday’s contest against Duke. We also launched the fifth edition of the Pack Line Pledge benefitting the One Love Foundation yesterday. Join the campaign today!
Vote Kyle Guy for preseason player of the year (NCAA.com)
Voting opened yesterday afternoon for Andy Katz’s preseason player of the year. In the list, which ranks his top 16 men’s college basketball players heading into the 2018-19 season, junior guard Kyle Guy comes in at number seven. You can vote for Guy here, as he looks to advance past his first round matchup with Syracuse’s Tyus Battle.
ESPN included freshman nose tackle Jordan Redmond in their mid-season Freshman All-America team. Not a bad way to start your UVA career!
Big honor for UVA first-year Jordan Redmond (@UVAsilverback)— Virginia Football (@UVAFootball) October 15, 2018
Named to https://t.co/tSR6ilad9x's mid-season Freshman All-America squadhttps://t.co/qVjhhoHaV1 pic.twitter.com/I8a82f51Gg
The offseason awards keep pouring in for men’s basketball’s Ty Jerome, as the Basketball Hall of Fame named him to the Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Watch List. Jerome looks to improve upon the 10.6 points and 3.9 assists per game that he averaged last year.
Junior Ty Jerome named to @hoophall Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Watch List!— Virginia Men's Basketball (@UVAMensHoops) October 15, 2018
⚔️ #GoHoos pic.twitter.com/W2Gh7TkVUZ
BREAKING: Bryce Hall is fast.
How fast was @BryceHall11 running when he caught the Miami ball carrier and prevented a touchdown? The Catapult monitoring system he was wearing clocked him at ... 2⃣2⃣ mph pic.twitter.com/LWyv0VjvXR— Virginia Football (@UVAFootball) October 15, 2018