May 29, 2006
Today's attendance of 47,062 sets an NCAA championship game record. The combined attendance numbers from the Division I semifinal and championship games along with the Division II and III championships is highest in NCAA history.
2006 was Virginia coach Dom Starsia's 12th consecutive appearance in the NCAA Tournament, making him fourth all-time.
Virginia's Matt Ward finished the NCAA Tournament with 16 goals in four games for a new NCAA record. He had 22 total points in the tourney.
Since 1992 only four teams (Princeton, Syracuse, Virginia and Johns Hopkins) have won the NCAA title with Virginia winning three in that span. UVA has now won four all-time.
Virginia is just the 12th team to go undefeated in a season and holds the record for the most wins with 17.
The six goals by Virginia in the third quarter tied the team for third in tournament records.
Williams' UVA Journey Nearing Its EndMen's Lacrosse4/26/17One game remains in the college career of attackman Zed Williams, who'll graduate from UVA next month with a bachelor's degree in drama.Afamefuna Thriving in New RoleMen's Soccer4/24/17After making the ACC's All-Freshman team as a defender last fall, Virginia's Robin Afamefuna is looking to contribute more at the attacking end this year.'Hoos Head Into Postseason on High NoteWomen's Lacrosse4/22/17In its regular-season finale, Virginia clinched the No. 3 seed in the ACC tournament with a 6-5 win over Virginia Tech at Klöckner Stadium.
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.
Jeff White: Williams' UVA Journey Nearing Its End
M. Lacrosse | 4/26/2017
One game remains in the college career of attackman Zed Williams, who'll graduate next month with...
No. 18 UVA Falls at No. 9 Duke, 20-11
M. Lacrosse | 4/15/2017
Lukacovic leads Cavaliers with four goals and three assists
No. 18 UVA Concludes ACC Play Saturday at No. 9 Duke
M. Lacrosse | 4/13/2017
No. 18 UVA Rolls to Victory Over Robert Morris, 13-7
M. Lacrosse | 4/11/2017
Goalie Griffin Thompson saves a career-high 18 shots
No. 18 UVA Hosts Robert Morris on Tuesday Night
M. Lacrosse | 4/10/2017
No. 14 UVA Falls to No. 20 UNC on Sunday, 15-12
M. Lacrosse | 4/9/2017
No. 14 UVA Hosts No. 20 UNC Sunday in an ACC Duel
M. Lacrosse | 04/06/2017
No. 14 Cavaliers Conquer the Vikings, 20-7
M. Lacrosse | 04/04/2017
UVA tops first-year program Cleveland State on Tuesday night
- Online Stores