QB Matt Johns led the team with 209 passing yards in loss to the Panthers.
Postgame Game Notes
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Cavaliers Open ACC Play on the Road
2015 - Appeared in all 12 games with 10 starts ... finished the season tied for No. 2 in the ACC with three fumbles recovered ... made three tackles against No. 9 Notre Dame ... recorded six stops against William & Mary ... notched two tackles against Boise State ... returned a fumble 15 yards for a touchdown at Pitt after Mike Moore forced the fumble on a sack ... made five tackles and 2.0 tackles for loss against Syracuse ... forced one fumble and recovered it on the Orange's first offensive drive ... made one tackle at North Carolina, but his hit on Tar Heel quarterback Marquise Williams aided in him throwing a pick to UVA's Quin Blanding ... made three tackles at Louisville ... recorded 2.0 tackles for loss, including a strip sack against the Cardinals that Micah Kiser recovered ... made three tackles and recovered a fumble against Duke ... made five tackles against Virginia Tech ... also recorded 1.0 tackles for loss against the Hokies. 2014 - Appeared in 10 of UVa's 12 games ... made one start at No. 2 Florida State at defensive tackle ... played first career game on the defensive line against No. 7 UCLA ... finished season with eight tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss and 2.0 sacks ... made first tackle of the season in conference win over Louisville ... recorded one tackle at BYU ... notched two tackles including first career sack for a loss of 16 yards against Kent State ... made one tackle at Georgia Tech and No. 2 Florida State ... notched a sack and forced a fumble against Miami. 2013 - Appeared in two of UVa's 12 games ... saw time against BYU and Oregon ... made two stops against the Ducks. 2012 - One of nine true freshmen to made debut for UVa ... made collegiate debut against Richmond ... appeared in all 12 games seeing most of his time on special teams ... had a season-high 12 playes on defense against Richmond ... made for tackles on the season ... made one tackle in four seperate games (UR, PSU, MD, WF).
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Played linebacker for head coach Heath Gibbs at Norfolk Christian ... all-state and All-Tidewater first-team defense for the second year in a row ... led the Ambassadors in tackles, with 109, for the fourth season in a row ... four stars by ESPN, Rivals and Scout ... rated the No. 3 inside linebacker nationally by Rivals ... SuperPrep All-American ... 247Sports.com All-American ... the No. 50 prospect on SI.com's 247Sports' Top 100 ... SI.com second-team All-American ... played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl ... took part in ESPN's third annual Champion Gridiron Kings event at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla. ... also took part in Nike's The Opening, a competition for many of the country's most elite high school football players ... ranked the No. 4 prospect out of the sate of Virginia by Rivals ... high school teammates with fellow UVa teammates Mario Nixon and Wilfred Wahee.
Selflessness Marks Cavaliers' Latest WinMen's Basketball1/19/17In its latest road victory, a 71-54 conquest of Boston College, No. 16 Virginia recorded assists on 22 of its 27 field goals Wednesday night.'Hoos Find Winning Formula on RoadMen's Basketball1/14/17Led by senior London Perrantes and junior Marial Shayok, No. 19 Virginia defeated ACC rival Clemson 77-73 at Littlejohn Coliseum on Saturday.Salt Carving Out Niche at UVAMen's Basketball1/13/17Jack Salt, a redshirt sophomore from New Zealand, starts at center for No. 19 Virginia, which plays Saturday at ACC rival Clemson.
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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.
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