1. Are the Maryland Terrapins the Best Team in the ACC?

    Don't look now, but there's a new team tied for the conference lead in the ACC. Oh, they also do not have any shade of blue in their uniforms either...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 1,070 reads 6 comments

  2. Virginia Basketball Fans Need To Make Their Voices Heard

    With an eight-game winning streak and a 3-0 record in the ACC, it makes sense that a featured columnist for the Virginia Cavaliers should be cranking out articles every hour in honor of this new development...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 336 reads 6 comments

  3. Tennessee Football: Could Mike Leach Replace Lane Kiffin?

    The pirate is on deck. The Tennessee Volunteers clearly have something to prove after Tuesday night.  The latest news is that Lane Kiffin will be departing after just one season, leaving behind ...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 5,147 reads 48 comments

  4. Great Expectations: Six Men's College Basketball Coaches that Handle Pressure

    The weight of expectations can bury even the bravest soul. There is nothing quite like being at the top of the mountain in sports. There are certain programs where winning is not enough...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 991 reads 1 comments

  5. Al Groh's Return To the ACC Near?

    It appears Al Groh will not go quietly into the night. The Virginia alum and former football coach of the Cavaliers has been linked by the Atlanta Journal Constitution to the defensive coordinator position at Georgia Tech...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 1,279 reads 2 comments

  6. Virginia Tech Basketball Ready To Silence Critics

    It's a script we've all become familiar with. The Virginia Tech basketball team makes a desperate run towards the NCAA tournament, only to be denied in the final weeks—even with signature ACC wins...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 1,576 reads 1 comments

  7. Would Shawn Moore Be a Good Hire for Virginia Football?

    One legendary Cavalier, Anthony Poindexter, is already on staff. Now it appears Virginia head coach Mike London is looking to pick up one more...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 1,253 reads 15 comments

  8. The Big XII Basketball All-Decade Team

    Nowhere has the "one and done" rule been more evident than in the Big XII. We all know about the latest superstars to grace America's mid-west only to ride off into the sunset after one season...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 1,156 reads 6 comments

  9. Big East Team of the Decade

    It was a decade of transition from the Big East. The re-alignment in 2005 may have been caused by football but it certainly shaped the college basketball landscape forever...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 1,215 reads 4 comments

  10. The Virginia Football Team of the Decade

    In many ways it was a decade to forget. During a ten-year span, we saw the end of one era of unparalleled success in George Welsh as well as the end of an era full of unsatisfactory mediocrity in Al Groh...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 5,066 reads 4 comments

  11. Jamil Tucker Dismissed from Virginia Basketball Team

    Now usually, sportswriters would not start their breaking news story with a reference from a play.  However, Virginia fans had to feel a little bit like Waiting for Godot when news came this afternoon...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 298 reads 0 comments

  12. All-ACC Team of the Decade

    With the decade coming to the close, it is time to look back and reflect on some of the players who defined the ACC in the 2000s. These lists are always difficult to compile...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 2,744 reads 13 comments

  13. Six Things You Need to Know About Virginia Basketball

    They say time heals all wounds, but can it solve Virginia basketball? The Cavaliers are at the end of their nearly two week break for exams to take on the UNC-Wilmington Seahawks this Saturday...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 319 reads 3 comments

  14. Virginia Football Won't Be Rebuilt in a Day

    Mike London knew the challenge coming into Charlottesville. The former head coach of the University of Richmond had two previous stints at Virginia before becoming the eventual successor to Al Groh after nine tumultuous seasons...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 875 reads 35 comments

  15. Jamil Tucker's Absence Furthers Virginia's Basketball Frustrations

    It's true—absence really does make the heart grow fonder. After all, Virginia forward Jamil Tucker is far from an all-star. For his career, he has averaged a modest 7.4 points and 3.1 rebounds per game...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 392 reads 0 comments

  16. More Tiger Woods Drama: Mother-In-Law Rushed to Hospital From Golfer's Home

    If it weren't reality, it would make one heck of a soap opera. Tiger Woods has certainly had a winter of discontent and now the drama continues as Health Central Hospital reports that Barbro ...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 823 reads 7 comments

  17. Mike London To Be Next Virginia Football Coach

    The coach for the next Virginia football coach may have reached a swift conclusion. Just one week after announcing the firing of nine-year head coach Al Groh, the Virginia Cavaliers asked for ...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 1,606 reads 2 comments

  18. Where Is Tommy Tuberville Heading?

    He may be the brass ring in the coaching carousel, yet Tommy Tuberville remains silent as Louisville, Virginia, and Notre Dame all begin their searches for a new coach and a new direction...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 5,585 reads 18 comments

  19. Al Groh: The Four-Million Dollar Man?

    Our long national nightmare is over. Okay, so maybe it's not Watergate, but Al Groh was officially fired Sunday, a mere 18 hours after another humiliating loss to Virginia Tech...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 992 reads 21 comments

  20. Farewell Al Groh, We Knew Thee All Too Well

    Dear Al, Hey it's me, Ben.  You might remember me from earlier when I asked why you hate me.  I'm back!  Well, this time I wanted to tell you something.  I am ashamed...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 1,521 reads 7 comments

  21. Virginia Tech-Virginia: A Cavalier Attitude Towards The Rivalry

    1-7. That is the record Virginia coach Al Groh has posted over arch-rival Virginia Tech and Frank Beamer. No other record matters more to Cavalier fans and no other record perfectly ...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 570 reads 8 comments

  22. Jimmy Clausen Being Sucker-Punched Is A Black Eye on All of Us

    It's that time of year again. People around America will be forced to the family table and gorge themselves while watching some painful football contests featuring both the pathetic Detroit Lions and Oakland Raiders...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 1,422 reads 4 comments

  23. Virginia-Stanford: Cavaliers Face Early Test on the Hardwood

    Life on the East Coast may be an adjustment for new Virginia coach Tony Bennett, but none of that matters this week in Cancun, Mexico...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 203 reads 3 comments

  24. 2009 Virginia Football Final Exam

    Think you know your Virginia football team? Take the test and find out. 1. Virginia went away from the "Wildcat" Offense in the second half of the Clemson game because: A. Clemson adjusted B...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 771 reads 2 comments

  25. The 2009 All-ACC Defensive Team

    With the 2009 college football season nearing an end, it is time to look back and reflect on the top performers across the ACC...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about almost 5 years ago 678 reads 4 comments