UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA
2018 Football Quick Facts
|A QUICK LOOK AT VIRGINIA|
|Location: Charlottesville, Va. 22904|
|Founded by: Thomas Jefferson, 1819|
|Enrollment: 22,805 (Undergraduate 16,034)|
|President: Dr. Teresa A. Sullivan|
|Athletics Director: Carla Williams|
|Faculty Athletics Rep: Carrie M. Heilman|
|Nicknames: Cavaliers, Wahoos, 'Hoos|
|Colors: Orange & Blue|
|Song: Good Old Song|
|Affiliations: NCAA, Division I (FBS), Atlantic Coast Conference (Coastal Division)|
|Twitter: @UVAFootball, @VirginiaSports|
|First Year of Football: 1888 (2018 will be the 129th season) | 2018 Schedule|
|Total Number of Games: 1,302|
|All-Time Record: 651-603-48 | Season-by-Season|
|All-Time Winning Percentage: .51843318|
|Winning Seasons: 70|
|Losing Seasons: 50|
|.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: 464|
|All-Time Stadium Record: 260-192-12 (.5733)|
|First Game at Site: Oct. 15, 1931 (VMI 18, UVA 3)|
|2017 Record: 6-7 | Season Statistics | Results|
|ACC Record (Finish): 3-5 (tied for fourth in Coastal Division)|
|Bowl Game:Military Bowl vs. Navy (L, 7-49)|
|Starters Returning: 14 (6 on offense, 8 on defense, plus punter, kicker, long snapper, holder)|
|Starters Lost: 8 (5 on offense, 3 on defense)|
|Lettermen Returning: 43 (19 offense, 19 defense, 5 specialists)|
|Lettermen Lost: 22 (12 offense, 10 defense)|
|Offensive Alignment: Multiple Formation|
|Defensive Alignment: 3-4|
|Number of Coaches: 40|
|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 BRONCO MENDENHALL
|Seasons: 2016-Present (2018 will be his third season at UVA) - Bronco Mendenhall Bio|
|UVA Record: 8-17 (two seasons)|
|Overall Career Head Coaching Record: 107-60 (.641) - 167 games|
|Career Conference Record: 43-21 (.672) - 64 games|
|Career vs. Non-Conference Opponents: 64-39 (.621) - 103 games|
|Career vs. Ranked Opponents (AP poll): 6-21 (.222) - 27 games|
|UVA Record at Scott Stadium: 5-8 (two seasons)|
|UVA Record on the Road: 3-9 (two seasons)|
|UVA Record at Neutral Fields: 0-0 (two seasons)|
|Career Record in Bowl Games: 6-6 (.500) - 12 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|
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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.
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Football | 05/11/2018
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