Syracuse scored the game-winning touchdown with 19 seconds remaining in the 4th quarter, and the Orange rallied to beat Virginia Tech 41-36 on Saturday in Lane Stadium. The loss is the third in a row for the Hokies, and they drop to 3-4 overall, and 1-2 in the ACC.
UVA quarterbacks have attempted 339 passes so far this season, which is 74 more attempts than any other team in the ACC, and the Georgia Tech defense is looking at the high volume as a chance to create turnovers.
Duke senior running back Mataeo Durant has carried the ball 149 times for 788 yards and nine touchdowns, and ranks in the Top Four in the nation in all three categories. Durant has more rushing yards by himself than Virginia does as a team (678).
The Virginia football team won on a missed field goal for the second week in a row, as the Cavaliers rallied to defeat Louisville 34-33 on Saturday at Cardinal Stadium. Brennan Armstrong completed 40-of-60 passes for 488 yards and three touchdowns in the win.
The #2 Virginia women’s soccer team played #5 North Carolina to a scoreless draw on Sunday in Chapel Hill. Senior goalkeeper Laurel Ivory made a season-high five saves for the Cavaliers, who were outshot 20-10.
The Virginia football team claimed its first victory in Miami since 2011, as a potential game-winning field goal for the Hurricanes hit the post as time expired, which allowed the Cavaliers to hang on for a 30-28 win.
Former Monticello quarterback-turned-wide receiver Malachi Fields had three catches for 35 yards against Wake Forest, and the UVA football true freshman earned praise for his effort from head coach Bronco Mendenhall.