1. College Basketball Touraments: Less is More

    It's a pressure-filled few weeks coming up for the Richmond Spiders men's basketball team. The Spiders have had a bunch of ups and downs this season in the A-10, but now it all comes down to the conference tournament...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 345 reads 1 comments

  2. Lorena Ochoa: What Does It Take To Be No. 1?

    While the world's No. 1 male golfer was making his return to the course, the world's No. 1 female golfer, Lorena Ochoa, was making her 2009 debut as well...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 280 reads 0 comments

  3. Can VCU Bust Some Brackets Again This Season?

    Watching the finale of VCU's regular-season game against Georgia State was like watching the end of a Rocky movie. The triumphant Rams claimed their third consecutive CAA regular season title ...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 320 reads 13 comments

  4. The Art of Benching: When Is the Line Crossed?

    To bench or not the bench, that is the question. At least that was the situation Virginia coach Dave Leitao had on Thursday against the Miami Hurricanes. Virginia has certainly had their fair share of struggles this season, 11th in the 12-team ACC...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 137 reads 4 comments

  5. Virginia's Sylven Landesberg is the Best Freshman in the Country

    Tyreke Evans may have come in with all the hype of being the No. 1 rated recruit and Seth Curry may have had the familiar surname, but Sylven Landesberg is making his case as the best freshman in the country this year...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 328 reads 9 comments

  6. The Curious Case of Virginia's Mamadi Diane

    There are a million story lines every season in college basketball. Every team has players who succeed unexpectedly and others who fail to live up to the hype. But no one in the country has anything on the bizarre tale of Mamadi Diane...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 741 reads 3 comments

  7. The All-ACC Teams Coming To You Two Weeks Early

    With so much still to be decided in the ACC race, now would be a crazy time to try and figure out which players are worthy of All-ACC consideration. Therefore, I have no choice but to do just that...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 136 reads 0 comments

  8. The All-Decade Virginia Basketball Team of the 2000s

    Hard to believe that the first decade of the new millennium is almost over. For Virginia, it was a decade where Virginia reached the NCAA tournament only twice and zero Sweet Sixteens...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 581 reads 11 comments

  9. Virginia Basketball Bursts Hokies Bubble

    The bird is truly going to be the word in Blacksburg tonight. Jeff Allen, one of the Hokies key players, could only watch from the bench as his own middle finger popped the bubble of Virginia Tech's NCAA tournament dreams...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 281 reads 2 comments

  10. UVA-Clem: Supporting Cast Leads Cavaliers to Upset Win

    Holy upsets, Batman! It appears miracles really do happen on Valentine's Day weekend. The Virginia Cavaliers had lost eight straight games heading into this afternoon's contest...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 156 reads 0 comments

  11. UVA: There's Always Lacrosse Season

    There has been no joy in Charlottesville for a long time. The football program has an anemic offense. The basketball program has an anemic offense and lazy defense...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 379 reads 8 comments

  12. Virginia Football Set To Do Battle with Hoosiers in 2009

    While the official schedule does not come out until later this month, Virginia now knows what the out-of-conference schedule holds in store for the Cavaliers. 1...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 482 reads 0 comments

  13. Craig Littlepage to the UVA Community: "I'm Sorry"

    National signing day has become a new holiday for college football fans. Across the country, teams celebrate the new heralded class full of highly-rated superstars and a few diamonds in the ...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 946 reads 0 comments

  14. Will Captain Dave Leitao's Roster Shake-Up Right The Sunken Ship?

    The waters of ACC basketball can be rather choppy. Just ask Duke and Wake Forest, two teams that met a thunderstorm last night, when they were expecting sunny skies. Their ships took a hit, but it's nothing like the young S...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 94 reads 0 comments

  15. UVA Basketball Tales: The Legend of King David Leitao

    Once upon a team there once was a great man named Dave Leitao. Leitao had been raised from a very prestigious family, led by his mentor Jim Calhoun...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 988 reads 1 comments

  16. UVA Basketball: Sean Singletary's Number To Be Retired

    Watching UVA basketball nowadays, it is pretty clear just how much the Cavaliers miss their former point guard Sean Singletary...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 527 reads 0 comments

  17. Where Have You Gone Solomon Tat? UVA Basketball Turns Its Lonely Eyes To You

    In the midst of a shellacking by the Xavier Muskateers on the hapless Virginia basketball team earlier this month, Cavalier head coach Dave Leitao decided to put junior guard Solomon Tat in the game to fill up the garbage minutes...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 1,756 reads 4 comments

  18. NJIT Win Snaps 51-Game Drought, Is the Apocolypse Near?

    Forget Virginia Tech and Northwestern. Two major upset victories sure but not even close to the most shocking win last night. The New Jersey Institute of Technology won a game 61-51...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 251 reads 4 comments

  19. Virginia-Maryland Basketball: A Clash In The Capitol

    I thought I had seen it all on the Bleacher Report until I read this by Josh Loewenstein. Gary Williams, Mr...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 160 reads 2 comments

  20. Arkansas Basketball: Diagnosing the Reeling Razorbacks

    What a difference a week makes. It was just eight days ago that the Razorbacks were riding high off their second big-time victory against a top 10 Big XII team...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 242 reads 0 comments

  21. North Carolina-Virginia Basketball: Tar Heels Have to Win, Right?

    So in case you hadn't heard, the sky is falling in Chapel Hill. God's team, the team blessed by the hand of Psycho T and the future NBA All-Star team of 2011, has lost two straight ACC games...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 396 reads 6 comments

  22. What Happened to Winthrop Basketball?

    The best part of college basketball is the Cinderella story—the team that comes out of seemingly nowhere and takes out a top ranked team or makes a run in the NCAA tournament...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 714 reads 15 comments

  23. Kevin Ogletree Declares for NFL Draft

    Kevin Ogletree, Virginia's leading receiver, is foregoing his senior season to apply for the NFL Draft.I think I speak for all Virginia fans when I say, "Why?"I mean, Ogletree is a really good ...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 604 reads 0 comments

  24. Virginia-Virginia Tech: Do or Die in the Old Dominion

    If I were Virginia head coach Dave Leitao, I think I would take this picture and post the following: MISSING: MAMADI DIANE. IF YOU FIND HIM, PLEASE TELL HIM JUST BECAUSE SINGLETARY LEFT UVA IS STILL PLAYING BASKETBALL...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 300 reads 3 comments

  25. Natalie Gulbis Is More than Just a Pretty Face

    It's okay, you can say it. Every time an attractive female athlete bursts on to the scene, the scariest two words in the sports world usually follow. Anna Kournikova...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 6 years ago 698 reads 4 comments