HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year starter for head coach Ralph Dass at Hackensack HS ... Tom Lemming All-American ... PrepStar All-American ... SuperPrep All-American ... No. 74 player in the nation by SuperPrep ...nation's No. 8 linebacker by SuperPrep ... the ninth-best linebacker in the nation by Rivals.com and by Tom Lemming ... 4-Star player by Rivals.com ... nation's No. 24 defensive end by TheInsiders.com ... No. 19 prospect in the Atlantic East region by Rivals.com ... All-Northeast Region by G&W Recruiting Report ... No. 5 player in New Jersey according to Rivals.com and No. 7 by SuperPrep ... two-time All-State selection ... led his team in tackles with 116, including 19 sacks, as a senior ... 86 tackles with 12 sacks his junior year, while earning third-team All-State honors ... also caused five fumbles that season ... from the same high school as Randy Neal, who finished his career in 1994 as the third-leading tackler in UVa history.
PERSONAL: Jermaine E. Dias ... born 4-10-84 in Hackensack, N.J. ... son of Beldean and Emerson Dias ... sociology major.
Successful Season Ends on Excruciating NoteMen's Basketball3/19/17Virginia's fourth consecutive appearance in the NCAA tournament ended with a 65-39 second-round loss to Florida in Orlando, Fla.'Hoos Hoping For Another Boost From ThompsonMen's Basketball3/18/17In his first start since Dec. 31, Darius Thompson played a team-high 34 minutes Thursday in Virginia's win over UNCW in the NCAA tournament's first round.Kraus Continues Family Tradition at UVAMen's Lacrosse3/17/17First there was Steve Kraus, and then Andy Kraus, and now Michael Kraus in the UVA lacrosse program. Michael, a freshman, is Virginia's second-leading scorer.
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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.
Atkins Honored by DC Touchdown Club
Football | 3/8/2017
The DC Touchdown Club announced Wednesday (March 8) that current Virginia freshman running back...
UVA Football Season Ticket Sales Start March 8
Football | 3/3/2017
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2017 UVA Game at Boise State Moved to Friday, Sept. 22
Football | 3/2/2017
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Virginia Adds Two More FBS Transfers to the Fold
Football | 2/21/2017
Virginia football head coach Bronco Mendenhall has added two more FBS transfers to the program.
Jeff White: Cavalier Football Notebook
Football | 2/15/2017
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Blanding to be Awarded the MacArthur Award
Football | 2/8/2017
Virginia free safety Quin Blanding will be honored with the General Douglas MacArthur Award for...
Three Cavaliers Earn All-ACC Academic Honors
Football | 02/08/2017
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Virginia Football's Signing Day Central
Football | 02/01/2017
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