HIGH SCHOOL: Averaged 26 points, seven rebounds and four assists a game during the 2005-06 season for head coach Linzy Davis at Community Christian ... scored 36 points in the Atlanta East-West All-Star game and was named the game's Most Valuable Player ... was named the Most Valuable Player of several tournaments during his senior season at Community Christian ... was the Most Valuable Player at the National Association of Christian Athletes Tournament, and at the NEAA Tournaments in Atlanta and Mississippi ... scored 32 points against Harmony Prep in the championship game of the NEAA Tournament in Atlanta to lead Community Christian to the tournament championship ... scored 34 points in a victory over Toronto Prep earlier in the tournament ... also earned Most Valuable Player honors at the Flying To the Hoop Tournament in Dayton, Ohio ... named to the All-Tournament team at the Champions Classic ... averaged 24 points, six rebounds and five assists a game as a junior ... received the award as the best defensive player at the National Association of Christian Athletes Tournament that season ... was a Five-Star Camp All-Star.
PERSONAL: Solomon Tat ... born July 29, 1986 in Jos-Plateau, Nigeria ... son of Altine and Samuel Tat ... has five siblings, three brothers and two sisters.
Jackson Comfortable in Leading RoleWomen's Lacrosse2/16/18As a sophomore last season, Maggie Jackson led the Cavaliers in points, ground balls and draw controls and tied for the lead in assists.Eikhoff Eager to Assume Larger RoleBaseball2/15/18No. 15 Virginia, which opens the season Friday against No. 22 Central Florida, is counting on production from junior infield Nate Eikhoff.Hard-Earned Break Next for Top-Ranked 'HoosMen's Basketball2/14/18No. 1 Virginia, which defeated ACC rival Miami 59-50 late Tuesday night in Coral Gables, Fla., doesn't play again until next Wednesday night.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
Jeff White: Hard-Earned Break Next for Top-Ranked 'Hoos
M. Basketball | 2/14/2018
No. 1 Virginia, which defeated ACC rival Miami 59-50 late Tuesday night in Coral Gables, Fla.,...
No. 1 Virginia beats Miami 59-50
M. Basketball | 2/13/2018
No. 1 Virginia looked the part Tuesday, never trailing and holding Miami to 38 percent shooting...
Top-Ranked Virginia Plays at Miami Tuesday
M. Basketball | 2/12/2018
No. 1 Virginia (23-2, 12-1 ACC) plays at Miami (18-6, 7-5 ACC) on Tuesday, Feb. 13. Tipoff at...
Jeff White: 'Hoos Absorb Painful Lessons in Defeat
M. Basketball | 2/11/2018
Next up for No. 2 Virginia, whose 15-game winning streak ended Saturday night at John Paul Jones ...
No. 2 Virginia Falls in Overtime to Virginia Tech
M. Basketball | 2/10/2018
No. 2 Virginia fell 61-60 in overtime to Virginia Tech on Saturday night in John Paul Jones Arena.
No. 2 UVA Hosts Virginia Tech in Commonwealth Clash
M. Basketball | 2/9/2018
No. 2 Virginia (23-1, 12-0 ACC) hosts Virginia Tech on Saturday, Feb. 10. Tipoff at John Paul...
Coach's Corner with Tony Bennett Airs Tonight
M. Basketball | 02/14/2018
The weekly radio program "Coach's Corner with Tony Bennett" airs tonight across the Virginia...
Jeff White: Resilient Cavaliers Triumph in Tallahassee
M. Basketball | 02/08/2018
Four days after defeating Syracuse at the Carrier Dome, No. 2 Virginia won another ACC road game,...
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