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Quarterback Michael Rocco reentered the fold Saturday against N.C. State. The junior split time with starter Phillip Sims. Photo: Matt Riley/UVa Media Relations

Wahoos wallop Wolfpack, pull off ACC stunner

Nearly two months elapsed between wins for Virginia’s football team, but the ‘Hoos got their money’s worth Saturday against N.C. State, shellacking the double-digit favorite, 33-6. “Our guys played fast and excited,” Mike London said. “When we play like that, we are a good team.” UVA’s defense had forced just four turnovers and registered only […]

Alabama transfer Phillip Sims is still in search of his first win as UVA's starting quarterback. Photo: Jack Looney

Desperate Wahoos approach stretch run after winless October

No team is quite the same from one year to the next, no matter how similar the personnel might be. Few teams are as markedly different as Virginia’s 2011 and 2012 editions. Last year’s squad won five of six one-score games. Early, ugly wins over Indiana (34-31) and Idaho (21-20) gave UVA the confidence it […]