Aug. 23, 2000
Dotson was the game's leading receiver with 125 aerial yards and a touchdown, while McMullen contributed 116 yards. Tight end Kase Luzar added 71 yards, including a 16-yard scoring play.
Quarterback Dan Ellis threw for 211 yards and two touchdowns.
Placekicker David Greene was true on both of his field goal attempts--from 24 and 34 yards.
Linebacker Byron Thweatt led the defensive effort with nine tackles, including six solo stops. He had one quarterback sack and also broke up a pass. Linebackers Rich Bedesem, Angelo Crowell and Donny Green all had eight tackles apiece. Safeties Shernard Newby and Devon Simmons, and cornerback Art Thomas were in on seven tackles each. Newby and cornerback Tim Spruill each broke up three passes.
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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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