On Wednesday we gave you Darns’ preseason ACC ballot and broke down the second half of Virginia’s ACC schedule. Sophomore linebacker Charles Snowden shared some hopes for post-grad, as STL gave you our complete game preview for Virginia vs. North Carolina on Saturday.
Here’s what else is happening around the corner:
UVa football: Cavaliers veteran DB Harris making most of last chance (The Roanoke Times)
Sixth-year senior Tim Harris is making the most of his final year of eligibility after suffering a season-ending wrist injury in UVa’s 2017 season opener and missing all of 2016 with an injury as well. His time with the team — through ups and downs, coaching changes and watching the Military Bowl from the sidelines — has given Harris a unique perspective as he wraps up his college career under head coach Bronco Mendenhall.
UVa basketball program looks to move past early exit from NCAA tournament (The Roanoke Times)
Back at the site of their first-round NCAA tournament loss to UMBC, junior guard Kyle Guy and senior center Jack Salt took ACC Media Days in strike down in Charlotte despite the bad memories. Cavaliers head coach Tony Bennett brought his toughest men to town to talk last year’s loss, the upcoming season and more.
Diamondbacks Claim Artie Lewicki from Tigers (MLB Trade Rumors)
The Diamondbacks have claimed 26-year-old right-hander Artie Lewicki off waivers from the Tigers, per the MLB.com Transactions page. The Virginia alum was drafted by Detroit in the eighth round of the 2014 MLB Draft.
Here are a billion tweets from ACC Media Day in Charlotte on Wednesday. You’re welcome.
.@kylejguy5 is ready to cook up another #ACCMBB title for @UVAMensHoops #ACC #ACCMediaDay #GoHoos pic.twitter.com/u80ACahLBA— ACC Men's Basketball (@accmbb) October 24, 2018
Jack? #ACCMannequins #ACCMediaDay pic.twitter.com/Sn78CR7yFy— Virginia Men's Basketball (@UVAMensHoops) October 24, 2018
"I think we need to just play somebody."— ACC Digital Network (@theACCDN) October 24, 2018
Kyle Guy is MORE than ready to get this season started for @UVAMensHoops!#Wahoowa ⚔️ pic.twitter.com/KOVsTrNIwV
“Being back here in this arena is the best way for me to face my demons” - @kylejguy5 #GoHoos pic.twitter.com/KlEbNMORLO— Virginia Men's Basketball (@UVAMensHoops) October 24, 2018
Jack Salt showing off is skills in the ESPN Photoshoot #GoHoos #ACCMediaDay pic.twitter.com/PDClbfD2fv— Virginia Men's Basketball (@UVAMensHoops) October 24, 2018
Lots of at #ACCMediaDay today and even some modeling ⤵️ #GoHoos pic.twitter.com/IMpdTjDhjW— Virginia Men's Basketball (@UVAMensHoops) October 24, 2018
Wahoowa ⚔️ #ACC #ACCMBB #ACCMediaDay #GoHoos pic.twitter.com/knSE1pZkHH— ACC Men's Basketball (@accmbb) October 24, 2018