No. 18 Virginia (4-0) at No. 10 Notre Dame (2-1), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (NBC).
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Bronco Mendenhall viewed Virginia's game against William & Mary as something of a measuring stick for how far the Cavaliers have come in his three-plus years as coach,...
ATLANTA (AP) — Virginia's championship hopes could be dashed before the Cavaliers take the field Saturday.
Yet, there isn't time to fret over what-ifs.
The triple-option demands their full attention.
Georgia Tech leads the nation in rushing yards with an average of 362.3 per game. The Yellow Jackets have pretty much dropped the forward pass from their repertoire, putting the ball in the air just seven times in the last three contests.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia's last game against a team running a ground attack like the one Georgia Tech employs could hardly have gone worse.
After taking an early 7-0 lead against Navy in last year's Military Bowl, the Cavaliers gave up 452 rushing yards in a 49-7 defeat.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Benkert threw for 336 yards and three touchdowns, and Virginia forced six turnovers in beating Duke 34-20 on Saturday.
The East Carolina transfer was 23 of 41 with touchdowns covering 28 yards to David Eldridge, 12 yards to Olamide Zaccheaus and 3 yards to Richard Burney.
Albert Reid also had a short TD run to help the Cavaliers (2-3, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) snap their 17-game road losing streak.