UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA
2015 Football Quick Facts
|A QUICK LOOK AT VIRGINIA|
|Location: Charlottesville, Va. 22904|
|Founded by: Thomas Jefferson, 1819|
|Enrollment: 21,800 (Undergraduate 14,898)|
|President: Dr. Teresa A. Sullivan|
|Athletics Director: Craig Littlepage|
|Faculty Athletics Rep: Carolyn M. Callahan|
|Nicknames: Cavaliers, Wahoos, 'Hoos|
|Colors: Orange & Blue|
|Song: Good Old Song|
|Affiliations: NCAA, Division I (FBS), Atlantic Coast Conference (Coastal Division)|
|Twitter: @UVa_Football, @VirginiaSports|
|First Year of Football: 1888 (2015 will be the 126th season) | 2015 Schedule|
|Total Number of Games: 1,265|
|All-Time Record: 639-578-48 | Season-by-Season|
|All-Time Winning Percentage: .52411|
|Winning Seasons: 70|
|Losing Seasons: 47|
|.500 Season: 8|
|Stadium Complex: Carl Smith Center, Home of David A. Harrison Field at Scott Stadium|
|Official Capacity: 61,500|
|Largest Crowd: 64,947 - Aug. 30, 2008 (USC 52, UVa 7)|
|Playing Surface: Prescription Athletic Turf|
|Total Games Played at Site: 444|
|All-Time Stadium Record: 251-181-12 (.5788)|
|First Game at Site: Oct. 15, 1931 (VMI 18, UVa 3)|
|2014 Record: 5-7 | Season Statistics | Results|
|ACC Record (Finish): 3-5 (T-fifth in Coastal Division)|
|Starters Returning: 10 (5 on offense, 5 on defense, plus placekicker and long snapper|
|Starters Lost: 12 (6 on offense, 6 on defense, plus punter)|
|Lettermen Returning: 43 (23 offense, 17 defense, 3 specialists)|
|Lettermen Lost: 26 (11 offense, 13 defense, 2 specialists)|
|Offensive Alignment: Pro-Style|
|Defensive Alignment: 4-3|
|Number of Coaches: 39|
|100+ Win Coaches: 1|
|Most Victories: 134 - George Welsh (1982-2000)|
|Best Winning Percentage: .727 - Art Guepe (1946-52)|
|Most Conference Wins: 85 - George Welsh|
|Longest Tenure: 19 seasons - George Welsh|
|Most Bowl Games: 12 - George Welsh|
|College Football Hall of Fame: 3 (Last in 2004)|
|Virginia Sports Hall of Fame: 1 (Last in 2009)|
|COACH MIKE LONDON
|Seasons: 2010-Present (2015 will be sixth season at UVa) - Mike London Bio|
|Overall Record: 23-38 (.377) - 61 games|
|Conference Record: 11-29 (.275) - 40 games|
|vs. Non-Conference Opponents: 12-9 (.571) - 21 games|
|vs. Ranked Opponents: 4-9 (.308) - 13 games|
|Record at Scott Stadium: 18-18 (.500) - 36 games|
|Record on the Road: 5-19 (.208) - 24 games|
|Record at Neutral Fields: 0-1 (.000) - 1 game|
|Record in Bowl Games: 0-1 (.000) - 1 game|
|Overall Career Head Coaching Record: 47-43 (.522) - 78 games|
|UVA ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS
|Main Office Phone: (434) 982-5500|
|Fax: (434) 982-5525|
|Scott Stadium Press Box: (434) 296-5910, (434) 295-2453|
|Assistant AD for Media Relations: Jim Daves Office: (434) 243-2467 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: @JimDaves|
|Primary Contact for Football: Vincent Briedis Office: (434) 982-5533 Email: email@example.com Twitter: @VincentBriedis|
|Media Relations Mailing Address: P.O. Box 400853, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4853|
|Overnight Package Delivery: 295 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22904|
Short-Handed Cavaliers' Struggles ContinueWomen's Basketball2/8/16Since losing All-ACC guard Faith Randolph, the Virginia women's basketball team has lost six of eight games. UVA hosts Syracuse on Thursday night.Selflessness Fuels Cavaliers' Latest TriumphMen's Basketball2/6/16Ninth-ranked Virginia totaled 17 assists in its 64-50 win over ACC rival Pittsburgh at the sold-out Petersen Events Center on Saturday afternoon.'Hoos Heading Into Hostile TerritoryMen's Basketball2/5/16At noon Saturday, in a game to be shown on the ACC Network, No. 9 Virginia (18-4, 7-3) plays Pitt (17-4, 6-3) at the Petersen Events Center.
Director of News Content
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.
UVA Returns Home to Host Duke on Saturday
Football | 11/16/2015
Virginia returns home to the Jeffersonian confines of Scott Stadium on Saturday to host the Duke ...
Kickoff for UVA-Virginia Tech Game to Be Announced Nov. 21
Football | 11/16/2015
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced today the start time for Virginia's Nov. 28 home football...
Severin Named ACC Receiver of the Week
Football | 11/16/2015
Virginia senior wide receiver Canaan Severin (Marlborough, Mass.) was named ACC Receiver of the...
Jeff White: Severin Shines Again in Losing Effort
Football | 11/15/2015
In a 38-31 loss to ACC foe Louisville, senior wide receiver Canaan Severin had eight receptions...
Kickoff Time for UVA's Home Game vs. Duke is Set for 3:30 p.m.
Football | 11/9/2015
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced today the start time for Virginia's Nov. 21 home football...
Virginia Drops 38-31 Decision to Louisville
Football | 11/14/2015
QB Matt Johns led the team with 260 passing yards and four touchdowns in loss to the Louisville...
Farm Bureau Insurance Coach's Corner with Mike London...
Football | 11/17/2015
The weekly "Coach's Corner with Mike London" radio program, presented by Virginia Farm Bureau...
Jeff White: Frye Closing Cavalier Career With Flourish
Football | 11/13/2015
With 64 points, senior kicker Ian Frye is the leading scorer for Virginia (3-6, 2-3), which...
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