Virginia’s time in Charlotte for the Belk Bowl has been an exciting one, starting with the Hoos’ trip to the Charlotte Motor Speedway. Later that night (Wednesday), the Cavaliers went to the NASCAR Hall of Fame, where they took a tour and participated in some inter-squad competitions.
The competition is intense in the tire changing competition. Check out TEAM Chuck Davis, Hasise DuBois and Ben Hogg in action. pic.twitter.com/b6ucD89CRP— Virginia Football (@UVAFootball) December 27, 2018
As a gift, all of the players received a customized watches from Fossil:
On Thursday, Virginia visited the Second Harvest Food Bank to prepare food bags for kids in the Charlotte area. Third year corner Bryce Hall is clearly a planner (more on this later), and he laid out his packing strategy:
When all was said and done, the Hoos packed up 3,000 bags of food.
After one final practice of the season and a team dinner at Maggiano’s, the Cavaliers headed to Belk for a shopping spree. The players had $450 gift cards, 20% off, and the run of the store, and it looks as if they had a great time:
Once again, master strategist Bryce Hall had a plan:
Due to weather concerns, Friday night’s fan fest was cancelled. Weather for game day is looking good as it’s supposed to be partly sunny with highs of 64 degrees (a slight change from last year’s frigid temps in Annapolis). Virginia and South Carolina kick off at noon on Saturday, and the game will be broadcast on ABC.