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  • Passes needed to get into Washington Redskins training camp

    Passes needed to get into Washington Redskins training camp

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 6:30 AM EDT2017-07-26 10:30:47 GMT
    The Washington Redskins (Source: NBC12)The Washington Redskins (Source: NBC12)

    If you're headed to the Washington Redskins camp in Richmond this year, you'll need a "Fan Mobile Pass."

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    If you're headed to the Washington Redskins camp in Richmond this year, you'll need a "Fan Mobile Pass."

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    • Deadline passes with no deal between Redskins, Cousins

      Deadline passes with no deal between Redskins, Cousins

      Monday, July 17 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-07-17 20:25:14 GMT

      Kirk Cousins will play the 2017 season under the franchise tag, after the deadline to sign a long-term deal passed at 4:00pm on Monday.  The quarterback will play this coming campaign under a one year, $23.9 million contract. 

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      Kirk Cousins will play the 2017 season under the franchise tag, after the deadline to sign a long-term deal passed at 4:00pm on Monday.  The quarterback will play this coming campaign under a one year, $23.9 million contract. 

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    • Mason up for ESPY Award

      Mason up for ESPY Award

      Thursday, June 29 2017 5:03 PM EDT2017-06-29 21:03:37 GMT

      Petersburg graduate Frank Mason III is up for an ESPY Award. Mason is nominated for Best Male College Athlete. You can vote for Mason here.

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      Petersburg graduate Frank Mason III is up for an ESPY Award. Mason is nominated for Best Male College Athlete. You can vote for Mason here.

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    • VCU's JeQuan Lewis signs with Milwaukee Bucks

      VCU's JeQuan Lewis signs with Milwaukee Bucks

      Friday, June 23 2017 12:35 PM EDT2017-06-23 16:35:45 GMT
      JeQuan Lewis (Source: NBC12)JeQuan Lewis (Source: NBC12)

      VCU's JeQuan Lewis is heading to the NBA after signing as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks.

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      VCU's JeQuan Lewis is heading to the NBA after signing as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks.

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    • Mason drafted by Kings in second round of NBA Draft

      Mason drafted by Kings in second round of NBA Draft

      Thursday, June 22 2017 11:20 PM EDT2017-06-23 03:20:36 GMT

      Petersburg native Frank Mason III was selected by the Sacramento Kings in the NBA Draft on Thursday night. Mason was drafted with the third pick of the second round, 34th overall. 

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      Petersburg native Frank Mason III was selected by the Sacramento Kings in the NBA Draft on Thursday night. Mason was drafted with the third pick of the second round, 34th overall. 

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    • NFL player to hold football camp for kids in Colonial Heights

      NFL player to hold football camp for kids in Colonial Heights

      Thursday, June 22 2017 12:28 PM EDT2017-06-22 16:28:07 GMT
      CJ Prosise will return to the area in July. (Source: Facebook/CJ ProsiseCJ Prosise will return to the area in July. (Source: Facebook/CJ Prosise

      NFL player CJ Prosise will hold a football camp for children in July, giving back to his home community once again.

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      NFL player CJ Prosise will hold a football camp for children in July, giving back to his home community once again.

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    • VHSL state tournament schedule/results

      VHSL state tournament schedule/results

      Friday, June 9 2017 10:29 PM EDT2017-06-10 02:29:40 GMT

      17 local teams will take the field two wins away from state gold. Here is a schedule and results.

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      17 local teams will take the field two wins away from state gold. Here is a schedule and results.

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    • Rally in the Alley coming to RIR

      Rally in the Alley coming to RIR

      Wednesday, June 7 2017 6:26 AM EDT2017-06-07 10:26:30 GMT

      The Flying Squirrels, Richmond International Raceway (RIR), and Barton Mallow announced the Rally in the Alley event Tuesday afternoon at AMF in Mechanicsville.

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      The Flying Squirrels, Richmond International Raceway (RIR), and Barton Mallow announced the Rally in the Alley event Tuesday afternoon at AMF in Mechanicsville.

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    • Samir Doughty to transfer from VCU

      Samir Doughty to transfer from VCU

      Wednesday, May 31 2017 10:31 PM EDT2017-06-01 02:31:10 GMT
      Samir Doughty (Source: VCU Athletics)Samir Doughty (Source: VCU Athletics)

      VCU Athletics announced that guard Samir Doughty will transfer from the men's basketball team, effective immediately. 

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      VCU Athletics announced that guard Samir Doughty will transfer from the men's basketball team, effective immediately. 

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    • Two night races, playoff event headline RIR schedule for 2018

      Two night races, playoff event headline RIR schedule for 2018

      Tuesday, May 23 2017 4:07 PM EDT2017-05-23 20:07:31 GMT

      Richmond's spring race will return to Saturday night, while the venue will also host a Chase race in 2018.

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      Richmond's spring race will return to Saturday night, while the venue will also host a Chase race in 2018.

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    • Redskins 2017 training camp dates announced

      Redskins 2017 training camp dates announced

      Sunday, May 14 2017 10:42 PM EDT2017-05-15 02:42:16 GMT

      The dates were announced for the Redskins' fifth training camp in Richmond. The training camp opener is July 27th and the finale is August 13th. 

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      The dates were announced for the Redskins' fifth training camp in Richmond. The training camp opener is July 27th and the finale is August 13th. 

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    • Spiders Pugh and Hynes honored as 1st team All-Americans

      Spiders Pugh and Hynes honored as 1st team All-Americans

      Sunday, May 14 2017 10:38 PM EDT2017-05-15 02:38:54 GMT

      Seniors Brendan Hynes and Benny Pugh became the first two players in program history to earn First Team All-American accolades. 

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      Seniors Brendan Hynes and Benny Pugh became the first two players in program history to earn First Team All-American accolades. 

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    • Brandon Crawford to rehab Monday with Squirrels

      Brandon Crawford to rehab Monday with Squirrels

      Sunday, May 7 2017 8:36 PM EDT2017-05-08 00:36:56 GMT

      Two-time Gold Glove award-winner Brandon Crawford will begin a rehab assignment with the Squirrels beginning Monday at The Diamond. 

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      Two-time Gold Glove award-winner Brandon Crawford will begin a rehab assignment with the Squirrels beginning Monday at The Diamond. 

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    • Hanover's Sam Rogers drafted by Rams

      Hanover's Sam Rogers drafted by Rams

      Saturday, April 29 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-04-30 03:58:56 GMT

      Former Hanover High School and Virginia Tech star Sam Rogers was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams, Saturday. 

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      Former Hanover High School and Virginia Tech star Sam Rogers was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams, Saturday. 

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    • RIR fans have 2 more chances to watch Earnhardt race

      RIR fans have 2 more chances to watch Earnhardt race

      Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:16 PM EDT2017-04-25 16:16:54 GMT
      Dale Earnhardt Jr. (Source: Twitter/dalejr)Dale Earnhardt Jr. (Source: Twitter/dalejr)

      NASCAR fans at Richmond International Raceway will now have just two more chances to see the sport's most popular driver.

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      NASCAR fans at Richmond International Raceway will now have just two more chances to see the sport's most popular driver.

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    • NFL releases 2017 schedule; Redskins to play on Thanksgiving

      NFL releases 2017 schedule; Redskins to play on Thanksgiving

      Thursday, April 20 2017 8:29 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:29:58 GMT
      The Washington Redskins (Source: NBC12)The Washington Redskins (Source: NBC12)

      The National Football League has released the schedule of games for the 2017 season. One noteworthy game for Washington Redskins fans is that the team will play on Thanksgiving this year.

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      The National Football League has released the schedule of games for the 2017 season. One noteworthy game for Washington Redskins fans is that the team will play on Thanksgiving this year.

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    • VCU lands transfer guard Evans

      VCU lands transfer guard Evans

      Monday, April 17 2017 8:21 PM EDT2017-04-18 00:21:33 GMT

      Rice transfer guard Marcus Evans has committed to VCU, he announced on his Twitter page on Monday night. After sitting out a year due to NCAA transfer rules, Evans will have two seasons of eligibility remaining. 

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      Rice transfer guard Marcus Evans has committed to VCU, he announced on his Twitter page on Monday night. After sitting out a year due to NCAA transfer rules, Evans will have two seasons of eligibility remaining. 

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    • UVA football reports 32 infractions of 'impermissible contacts' with prospects

      UVA football reports 32 infractions of 'impermissible contacts' with prospects

      Thursday, April 13 2017 4:21 PM EDT2017-04-13 20:21:19 GMT
      (Source: Twitter)(Source: Twitter)

      The University of Virginia Athletics Department self-reported nearly three dozen infractions of an NCAA bylaw involving "impermissible contacts" that resulted in several sanctions for the football team.

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      The University of Virginia Athletics Department self-reported nearly three dozen infractions of an NCAA bylaw involving "impermissible contacts" that resulted in several sanctions for the football team.

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    • Petersburg native Mason wins Wooden Award

      Petersburg native Mason wins Wooden Award

      Friday, April 7 2017 10:32 PM EDT2017-04-08 02:32:02 GMT

      Kansas point guard Frank Mason made it a clean sweep of national player of the year honors on Friday night, claiming the John R. Wooden Award as the nation's top college basketball player.

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      Kansas point guard Frank Mason made it a clean sweep of national player of the year honors on Friday night, claiming the John R. Wooden Award as the nation's top college basketball player.

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    • Frank Mason III honored as consensus national player of the year

      Frank Mason III honored as consensus national player of the year

      Sunday, April 2 2017 11:49 PM EDT2017-04-03 03:49:04 GMT

      Petersburg native Frank Mason III is the consensus national player of the year.  

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      Petersburg native Frank Mason III is the consensus national player of the year.  

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    • Frank Mason adds Naismith Award to trophy case

      Frank Mason adds Naismith Award to trophy case

      Sunday, April 2 2017 10:48 PM EDT2017-04-03 02:48:10 GMT
      Petersburg native Frank Mason III has won the James A. Naismith Trophy as the top college basketball player.        The award presented by the Atlanta Tipoff Club was announced Sunday in Arizona near the site of the Final Four.      The Kansas Jayhawk adds to his awards haul with the honor, having already won Associated Press player of the year on Thursday.      Mason beat out Lonzo Ball of UCLA, Josh Hart of Villanova and Caleb S...More >>
      Petersburg native Frank Mason III has won the James A. Naismith Trophy as the top college basketball player.        The award presented by the Atlanta Tipoff Club was announced Sunday in Arizona near the site of the Final Four.      The Kansas Jayhawk adds to his awards haul with the honor, having already won Associated Press player of the year on Thursday.      Mason beat out Lonzo Ball of UCLA, Josh Hart of Villanova and Caleb S...More >>
    • Former VCU basketball coach accepts coaching position at Dayton

      Former VCU basketball coach accepts coaching position at Dayton

      Thursday, March 30 2017 1:31 PM EDT2017-03-30 17:31:15 GMT
      Anthony Grant (Source: Wikipedia)Anthony Grant (Source: Wikipedia)

      Former VCU basketball head coach Anthony Grant just accepted the job as the new head basketball coach at Dayton. 

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      Former VCU basketball head coach Anthony Grant just accepted the job as the new head basketball coach at Dayton. 

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    • RIR to remove entire backstretch of seats

      RIR to remove entire backstretch of seats

      Tuesday, January 5 2016 4:32 PM EST2016-01-05 21:32:05 GMT
      Tuesday, January 5 2016 11:34 PM EST2016-01-06 04:34:53 GMT

      Richmond International Raceway will remove its entire backstretch of seats prior to the April race weekend. The project will drop capacity from about 75,000 to 60,000 and will be completed by late February or early March. 

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      Richmond International Raceway will remove its entire backstretch of seats prior to the April race weekend. The project will drop capacity from about 75,000 to 60,000 and will be completed by late February or early March. 

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    • Redskins trademark appeal makes it to the 4th Circuit Court

      Redskins trademark appeal makes it to the 4th Circuit Court

      Friday, August 14 2015 12:41 PM EDT2015-08-14 16:41:36 GMT
      Saturday, August 15 2015 4:23 PM EDT2015-08-15 20:23:44 GMT
      The Redskins trademark appeal has made it to the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond.More >>
      The Redskins trademark appeal has made it to the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond.More >>
    • Virginia Union women come up short in national title game despite tough effort

      Virginia Union women come up short in national title game despite tough effort

      Friday, March 24 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-03-25 01:18:10 GMT

      The Virginia Union Women's basketball team came up short in their bid for their NCAA national championship in more than 30 years.

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      The Virginia Union Women's basketball team came up short in their bid for their NCAA national championship in more than 30 years.

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    • Virginia Union women will play for first national title since 1983

      Virginia Union women will play for first national title since 1983

      Wednesday, March 22 2017 10:58 PM EDT2017-03-23 02:58:54 GMT

      Virginia Union defeated California Baptist 86-81 to reach the NCAA Division II national championship. 

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      Virginia Union defeated California Baptist 86-81 to reach the NCAA Division II national championship. 

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    • Spiders see season come to an end in NIT quarterfinals

      Spiders see season come to an end in NIT quarterfinals

      Tuesday, March 21 2017 11:44 PM EDT2017-03-22 03:44:43 GMT

      Vlad Brodziansky scored 20 points, Kenrich Williams had the first triple-double in TCU history and the Horned Frogs rolled over Richmond 86-68 on Tuesday night to win their bracket of the NIT and advance to the Final Four for the first time. 

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      Vlad Brodziansky scored 20 points, Kenrich Williams had the first triple-double in TCU history and the Horned Frogs rolled over Richmond 86-68 on Tuesday night to win their bracket of the NIT and advance to the Final Four for the first time. 

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    • Mike Rhoades will be new VCU head coach, sources confirm

      Mike Rhoades will be new VCU head coach, sources confirm

      Tuesday, March 21 2017 3:24 PM EDT2017-03-21 19:24:26 GMT
      Rice head coach Mike Rhoades will be named the new VCU Men's basketball head coach, sources tell NBC12. (Source: VCU Athletics)Rice head coach Mike Rhoades will be named the new VCU Men's basketball head coach, sources tell NBC12. (Source: VCU Athletics)

      Rice head coach Mike Rhoades will be named the new VCU Men's basketball head coach, sources tell NBC12.

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      Rice head coach Mike Rhoades will be named the new VCU Men's basketball head coach, sources tell NBC12.

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    • Spiders hold off Oakland and advance to NIT quarterfinals

      Spiders hold off Oakland and advance to NIT quarterfinals

      Sunday, March 19 2017 11:03 PM EDT2017-03-20 03:03:39 GMT

      T.J. Cline scored 25 points, including the clinching free throws with four seconds left, and Richmond defeated Oakland 87-83 on Sunday night in the second round of the NIT. 

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      T.J. Cline scored 25 points, including the clinching free throws with four seconds left, and Richmond defeated Oakland 87-83 on Sunday night in the second round of the NIT. 

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    • UVA squeaks past UNC-Wilmington in first round of NCAA Tournament

      UVA squeaks past UNC-Wilmington in first round of NCAA Tournament

      Thursday, March 16 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-03-16 19:57:46 GMT
      (Source: Twitter)(Source: Twitter)

      The University of Virginia Men's Basketball team beat UNC-Wilmington on Thursday to head into the second round of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.

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      The University of Virginia Men's Basketball team beat UNC-Wilmington on Thursday to head into the second round of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.

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    • Spiders open NIT with upset win at Alabama

      Spiders open NIT with upset win at Alabama

      Tuesday, March 14 2017 11:38 PM EDT2017-03-15 03:38:17 GMT

      The No. 6 seed Richmond Spiders beat No. 3 Alabama in Tuscaloosa 71-64 Tuesday night to advance to the second round of the NIT. 

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      The No. 6 seed Richmond Spiders beat No. 3 Alabama in Tuscaloosa 71-64 Tuesday night to advance to the second round of the NIT. 

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    • VCU, UVA and Virginia Tech all tournament-bound

      VCU, UVA and Virginia Tech all tournament-bound

      Sunday, March 12 2017 6:47 PM EDT2017-03-12 22:47:45 GMT

      VCU, Virginia and Virginia Tech are all in the same NCAA tournament field for only the second time in history.  The last time all three teams were in the field in the same year was 2007. 

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      VCU, Virginia and Virginia Tech are all in the same NCAA tournament field for only the second time in history.  The last time all three teams were in the field in the same year was 2007. 

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    • Four local teams will play for basketball state titles

      Four local teams will play for basketball state titles

      Sunday, March 5 2017 2:41 PM EST2017-03-05 19:41:20 GMT

      The high school basketball state championship schedule is set and four local teams will play for titles.  Here is the schedule: 

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      The high school basketball state championship schedule is set and four local teams will play for titles.  Here is the schedule: 

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    • VHSL state quarterfinal schedule/results

      VHSL state quarterfinal schedule/results

      Saturday, March 4 2017 9:36 PM EST2017-03-05 02:36:59 GMT

      13 area teams are three wins away from state championships. Click here for updated schedules and results.

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      13 area teams are three wins away from state championships. Click here for updated schedules and results.

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    • Late charge falls short as VCU falls at Dayton

      Late charge falls short as VCU falls at Dayton

      Wednesday, March 1 2017 11:14 PM EST2017-03-02 04:14:31 GMT

      Kendall Pollard and Kyle Davis each grabbed clutch defensive rebounds and were perfect in four tries at the free-throw line in the last 16 seconds as Dayton held off a challenge from VCU for a 79-72 win in the battle for the Atlantic 10 Conference championship and top seed into the conference tournament.  

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      Kendall Pollard and Kyle Davis each grabbed clutch defensive rebounds and were perfect in four tries at the free-throw line in the last 16 seconds as Dayton held off a challenge from VCU for a 79-72 win in the battle for the Atlantic 10 Conference championship and top seed into the conference tournament.  

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    • Jones powers Spiders past UMass

      Jones powers Spiders past UMass

      Wednesday, March 1 2017 11:10 PM EST2017-03-02 04:10:41 GMT

      ShawnDre' Jones made a career-tying six 3-pointers and scored 20 of his 26 points in the second half when Richmond pulled away from Massachusetts for a 75-64 win on Wednesday night. 

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      ShawnDre' Jones made a career-tying six 3-pointers and scored 20 of his 26 points in the second half when Richmond pulled away from Massachusetts for a 75-64 win on Wednesday night. 

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    • High school basketball region tournament schedule/results

      High school basketball region tournament schedule/results

      Thursday, February 23 2017 11:09 PM EST2017-02-24 04:09:04 GMT

      Several local teams still have their state championship hopes alive. Updated schedules and results for this week's region tournaments can be found here.

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      Several local teams still have their state championship hopes alive. Updated schedules and results for this week's region tournaments can be found here.

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    • High school basketball conference tournament schedule/results

      High school basketball conference tournament schedule/results

      Friday, February 17 2017 11:06 PM EST2017-02-18 04:06:59 GMT

      Postseason play for high school basketball is underway, as local teams start a hopeful road to the state tournament at the Siegel Center. Find your updated schedule and results here.

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      Postseason play for high school basketball is underway, as local teams start a hopeful road to the state tournament at the Siegel Center. Find your updated schedule and results here.

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    • Five Spiders baseball players commit secondary NCAA violations

      Five Spiders baseball players commit secondary NCAA violations

      Friday, February 17 2017 3:54 PM EST2017-02-17 20:54:42 GMT

      The five athletes have been ruled ineligible for competition until the NCAA reinstatement process is completed. There is no firm timetable for that reinstatement at this time.

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      The five athletes have been ruled ineligible for competition until the NCAA reinstatement process is completed. There is no firm timetable for that reinstatement at this time.

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    • Moore, George Mason complete season sweep of Spiders

      Moore, George Mason complete season sweep of Spiders

      Tuesday, February 14 2017 11:08 PM EST2017-02-15 04:08:30 GMT

      Marquise Moore had 22 points and 12 rebounds, Jalen Jenkins added 17 points and eight boards, and George Mason used a big second-half run to beat Richmond 93-70 on Tuesday night. 

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      Marquise Moore had 22 points and 12 rebounds, Jalen Jenkins added 17 points and eight boards, and George Mason used a big second-half run to beat Richmond 93-70 on Tuesday night. 

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    • Virginia Union alum Charles Oakley thrown out of NBA game, arrested

      Virginia Union alum Charles Oakley thrown out of NBA game, arrested

      Thursday, February 9 2017 8:13 AM EST2017-02-09 13:13:33 GMT
      Charles Oakley was thrown out of the Knicks home game and arrested on Feb. 8. (Source: ESPN)Charles Oakley was thrown out of the Knicks home game and arrested on Feb. 8. (Source: ESPN)

      A live television audience watched as a former local college basketball star was ejected from the seats of an NBA game Wednesday night.

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      A live television audience watched as a former local college basketball star was ejected from the seats of an NBA game Wednesday night.

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    • Last second magic sends VCU to second straight dramatic road win

      Last second magic sends VCU to second straight dramatic road win

      Thursday, February 9 2017 12:04 AM EST2017-02-09 05:04:13 GMT

      JeQuan Lewis drilled two free throws with 0.4 seconds left and VCU needed a crazy finish to earn its fifth-straight win 54-53 over George Washington on Wednesday night. 

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      JeQuan Lewis drilled two free throws with 0.4 seconds left and VCU needed a crazy finish to earn its fifth-straight win 54-53 over George Washington on Wednesday night. 

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    • Patriots post greatest playoff comeback and win first overtime Super Bowl

      Patriots post greatest playoff comeback and win first overtime Super Bowl

      Sunday, February 5 2017 11:25 PM EST2017-02-06 04:25:36 GMT

      Tom Brady led one of the greatest comebacks in sports, let alone Super Bowl history, lifting New England from a 25-point hole to the Patriots' fifth NFL championship in the game's first overtime finish. 

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      Tom Brady led one of the greatest comebacks in sports, let alone Super Bowl history, lifting New England from a 25-point hole to the Patriots' fifth NFL championship in the game's first overtime finish. 

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    • A10 clarifies ruling at end of VCU/SBU game

      A10 clarifies ruling at end of VCU/SBU game

      Sunday, February 5 2017 3:39 PM EST2017-02-05 20:39:45 GMT

      On Sunday the Atlantic 10 clarified the ruling from the end of Saturday's controversial VCU/St. Bonaventure game.  The conference said that the administrative technical foul was not issued because fans stormed the court but rather for several other factors. 

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      On Sunday the Atlantic 10 clarified the ruling from the end of Saturday's controversial VCU/St. Bonaventure game.  The conference said that the administrative technical foul was not issued because fans stormed the court but rather for several other factors. 

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    • VCU stuns St. Bonaventure after fans storm court early

      VCU stuns St. Bonaventure after fans storm court early

      Saturday, February 4 2017 8:42 PM EST2017-02-05 01:42:16 GMT

      Mo Alie-Cox scored 20 points, JeQuan Lewis sank a clutch free throw to force overtime and VCU slipped past St. Bonaventure in the extra period for an 83-77 win Saturday.

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      Mo Alie-Cox scored 20 points, JeQuan Lewis sank a clutch free throw to force overtime and VCU slipped past St. Bonaventure in the extra period for an 83-77 win Saturday.

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    • Weber inks 10-day deal with Warriors

      Weber inks 10-day deal with Warriors

      Friday, February 3 2017 5:48 PM EST2017-02-03 22:48:55 GMT

      Former VCU guard Briante Weber has signed a 10-day contract with the Golden State Warriors, which will begin on Saturday.  

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      Former VCU guard Briante Weber has signed a 10-day contract with the Golden State Warriors, which will begin on Saturday.  

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    • Virginia jumps on Hokies early in rivalry rout

      Virginia jumps on Hokies early in rivalry rout

      Wednesday, February 1 2017 11:35 PM EST2017-02-02 04:35:43 GMT

      Devon Hall had 17 points, nine rebounds and four assists, and No. 9 Virginia beat rival Virginia Tech 71-48 on Wednesday night.

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      Devon Hall had 17 points, nine rebounds and four assists, and No. 9 Virginia beat rival Virginia Tech 71-48 on Wednesday night.

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    • Central VA athletes make their school picks on National Signing Day

      Central VA athletes make their school picks on National Signing Day

      Wednesday, February 1 2017 3:51 PM EST2017-02-01 20:51:13 GMT
      Central Virginia athletes are taking part in National Signing Day on Wednesday. (Source: NBC12)Central Virginia athletes are taking part in National Signing Day on Wednesday. (Source: NBC12)

      Athletes from Central Virginia are making their college choices official Wednesday during National Signing Day.

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      Athletes from Central Virginia are making their college choices official Wednesday during National Signing Day.

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    • 2017 Virginia Tech Football Schedule

      2017 Virginia Tech Football Schedule

      Tuesday, January 24 2017 3:04 PM EST2017-01-24 20:04:46 GMT

      The Virginia Tech Athletics Department and the Atlantic Coast Conference announced the Hokies’ 2017 football schedule.

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      The Virginia Tech Athletics Department and the Atlantic Coast Conference announced the Hokies’ 2017 football schedule.

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    • NASCAR restructures scoring for 2017 season

      NASCAR restructures scoring for 2017 season

      Monday, January 23 2017 10:36 PM EST2017-01-24 03:36:12 GMT

      NASCAR, in collaboration with its industry stakeholders, announced today competition format enhancements that will be implemented in all three of its national series – the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. The new race format is designed to emphasize aggressive racing and strategy, with the goal of delivering more dramatic moments over the course of a race and season.

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      NASCAR, in collaboration with its industry stakeholders, announced today competition format enhancements that will be implemented in all three of its national series – the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. The new race format is designed to emphasize aggressive racing and strategy, with the goal of delivering more dramatic moments over the course of a race and season.

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    • Spiders suffer first Atlantic 10 loss at Dayton

      Spiders suffer first Atlantic 10 loss at Dayton

      Thursday, January 19 2017 11:54 PM EST2017-01-20 04:54:41 GMT

      Charles Cooke scored 17 points and Scoochie Smith added 15 to lead five Dayton players in double figures for a 75-59 victory over Richmond on Thursday night. It marks the Spiders first loss in the league this season and snaps their five game winning streak.

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      Charles Cooke scored 17 points and Scoochie Smith added 15 to lead five Dayton players in double figures for a 75-59 victory over Richmond on Thursday night. It marks the Spiders first loss in the league this season and snaps their five game winning streak.

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    • Fordham shocks VCU in overtime

      Fordham shocks VCU in overtime

      Wednesday, January 18 2017 11:39 PM EST2017-01-19 04:39:07 GMT

      Antwoine Anderson's jump shot as time ran out gave Fordham its first victory over VCU 69-67 on Wednesday night.    

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      Antwoine Anderson's jump shot as time ran out gave Fordham its first victory over VCU 69-67 on Wednesday night.    

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    • 2017 Richmond Spiders schedule

      2017 Richmond Spiders schedule

      Tuesday, January 17 2017 7:05 PM EST2017-01-18 00:05:49 GMT

      Richmond will play five of their 11 games inside the friendly confines of Robins Stadium.

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      Richmond will play five of their 11 games inside the friendly confines of Robins Stadium.

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    • Saturday's U of R women's basketball game postponed to Sunday

      Saturday's U of R women's basketball game postponed to Sunday

      Saturday, January 7 2017 10:56 AM EST2017-01-07 15:56:07 GMT
      Source: University of RichmondSource: University of Richmond

      The game was set to take place at 3 p.m. but has since been delayed to 12 p.m. Sunday.

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      The game was set to take place at 3 p.m. but has since been delayed to 12 p.m. Sunday.

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    • Most college basketball games involving local teams still on as scheduled

      Most college basketball games involving local teams still on as scheduled

      Friday, January 6 2017 4:51 PM EST2017-01-06 21:51:05 GMT

      Expected inclement weather is causing some changes to area basketball games. Here's the latest information.

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      Expected inclement weather is causing some changes to area basketball games. Here's the latest information.

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    • VCU uses big second half to top Duquesne

      VCU uses big second half to top Duquesne

      Wednesday, January 4 2017 10:10 PM EST2017-01-05 03:10:42 GMT

      It was a career night for redshirt freshman Samir Doughty, as VCU topped Duquense in Pittsburgh and jumped out to a 2-0 start in Atlantic 10 play. Five Rams scored in double figures.

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      It was a career night for redshirt freshman Samir Doughty, as VCU topped Duquense in Pittsburgh and jumped out to a 2-0 start in Atlantic 10 play. Five Rams scored in double figures.

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    • Former VT, NFL player Keion Carpenter dead at 39

      Former VT, NFL player Keion Carpenter dead at 39

      Thursday, December 29 2016 3:56 PM EST2016-12-29 20:56:18 GMT
      Former Virginia Tech and NFL Safety Keion Carpenter has died after a fall. (Source: Virginia Tech athletics)Former Virginia Tech and NFL Safety Keion Carpenter has died after a fall. (Source: Virginia Tech athletics)

      Former Virginia Tech and NFL Safety Keion Carpenter has died after a fall.

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      Former Virginia Tech and NFL Safety Keion Carpenter has died after a fall.

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    • BREAKING

      Russ Huesman named as U of R head football coach

      Russ Huesman named as U of R head football coach

      Wednesday, December 14 2016 12:56 PM EST2016-12-14 17:56:59 GMT
      Russ Huesman (Source: University of Richmond)Russ Huesman (Source: University of Richmond)

      The University of Richmond has named Russ Huesman as their new head football coach.

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      The University of Richmond has named Russ Huesman as their new head football coach.

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    • BREAKING

      Sources: U of R Football Coach Danny Rocco to become head coach at Delaware

      Sources: U of R Football Coach Danny Rocco to become head coach at Delaware

      Tuesday, December 13 2016 11:51 AM EST2016-12-13 16:51:30 GMT
      Source: RichmondSpiders.comSource: RichmondSpiders.com

      The University of Richmond Football Coach Danny Rocco is leaving the school to become the next head coach at the University of Delaware, according to sources.

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      The University of Richmond Football Coach Danny Rocco is leaving the school to become the next head coach at the University of Delaware, according to sources.

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    • Spiders fall at Bucknell

      Spiders fall at Bucknell

      Wednesday, November 30 2016 11:47 PM EST2016-12-01 04:47:44 GMT

      Kimbal Mackenzie erupted for a career-high 25 points and Bucknell won its fourth straight game, knocking off Richmond, 73-68 on Wednesday night.    

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      Kimbal Mackenzie erupted for a career-high 25 points and Bucknell won its fourth straight game, knocking off Richmond, 73-68 on Wednesday night.    

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    • State football semifinal schedule released

      State football semifinal schedule released

      Monday, November 28 2016 11:55 PM EST2016-11-29 04:55:48 GMT

      Four area high school football teams hit the field this Saturday in state semifinal action. The VHSL released the times and locations for those contests on Monday. Winners of Saturday's contests advance to state championship games on December 10. 

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      Four area high school football teams hit the field this Saturday in state semifinal action. The VHSL released the times and locations for those contests on Monday. Winners of Saturday's contests advance to state championship games on December 10. 

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    • Williams leads VCU to win over St. John's

      Williams leads VCU to win over St. John's

      Thursday, November 24 2016 11:14 PM EST2016-11-25 04:14:59 GMT

      Jonathan Williams scored a career-high 22 points and dished out six assists and VCU overcame an early deficit to down St. John's, 75-69, Thursday night at the Battle 4 Atlantis in the Bahamas. 

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      Jonathan Williams scored a career-high 22 points and dished out six assists and VCU overcame an early deficit to down St. John's, 75-69, Thursday night at the Battle 4 Atlantis in the Bahamas. 

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    • Baylor's second half surge sends VCU to Atlantis loss

      Baylor's second half surge sends VCU to Atlantis loss

      Wednesday, November 23 2016 10:23 PM EST2016-11-24 03:23:50 GMT

      JeQuan Lewis scored a game-high 21 points and VCU shot 58 percent from the floor in the first half, but it wasn't enough, as Baylor used a big second half to send the Rams to a 71-63 loss in the Battle 4 Atlantis quarterfinals. 

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      JeQuan Lewis scored a game-high 21 points and VCU shot 58 percent from the floor in the first half, but it wasn't enough, as Baylor used a big second half to send the Rams to a 71-63 loss in the Battle 4 Atlantis quarterfinals. 

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    • High school football 2nd round playoff pairings

      High school football 2nd round playoff pairings

      Friday, November 18 2016 3:17 PM EST2016-11-18 20:17:47 GMT

      Several teams enter Friday just four wins shy of a state championship. Here is the schedule of our area teams still in the hunt.

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      Several teams enter Friday just four wins shy of a state championship. Here is the schedule of our area teams still in the hunt.

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    • Monacan's Walker picks UConn

      Monacan's Walker picks UConn

      Friday, November 11 2016 7:40 AM EST2016-11-11 12:40:27 GMT
      Megan Walker (Source: NBC12)Megan Walker (Source: NBC12)

      Monacan's Megan Walker has been asked the same question since her high school career began, and she took nearly four years to figure out the answer. Thursday, she revealed it. Walker will continue her career at Connecticut under legendary head coach Geno Auriemma.

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      Monacan's Megan Walker has been asked the same question since her high school career began, and she took nearly four years to figure out the answer. Thursday, she revealed it. Walker will continue her career at Connecticut under legendary head coach Geno Auriemma.

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    • Locals sign National Letters of Intent

      Wednesday, November 9 2016 10:41 PM EST2016-11-10 03:41:05 GMT

      Wednesday was the first day of the early signing period, meaning high school athletes can sign their national letters of intent to continue their careers in college. Our area has several who will head to the next level. 

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      Wednesday was the first day of the early signing period, meaning high school athletes can sign their national letters of intent to continue their careers in college. Our area has several who will head to the next level. 

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    • High School football playoff schedule released

      High School football playoff schedule released

      Sunday, November 6 2016 3:56 PM EST2016-11-06 20:56:28 GMT

      The High School football playoff schedule was released Sunday afternoon. Game times are still TBD.  Here are the brackets featuring our local teams:  

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      The High School football playoff schedule was released Sunday afternoon. Game times are still TBD.  Here are the brackets featuring our local teams:  

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    • November 5th On the Sidelines scoreboard

      November 5th On the Sidelines scoreboard

      Saturday, November 5 2016 12:12 AM EDT2016-11-05 04:12:21 GMT

      Here are the high school football scores from Friday November, 5th: 

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      Here are the high school football scores from Friday November, 5th: 

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    • Round One tee times announced for Dominion Charity Classic

      Round One tee times announced for Dominion Charity Classic

      Thursday, November 3 2016 4:43 PM EDT2016-11-03 20:43:07 GMT

      Here are the tee times for Friday's first round at the Dominion Charity Classic, played at the Country Club of Virginia: 

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      Here are the tee times for Friday's first round at the Dominion Charity Classic, played at the Country Club of Virginia: 

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    • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 poll- Week of October 31

      NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 poll- Week of October 31

      Monday, October 31 2016 11:59 PM EDT2016-11-01 03:59:41 GMT

      The top six teams hold steady heading into the final week of the regular season, while other squads shuffle in the bottom half.

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      The top six teams hold steady heading into the final week of the regular season, while other squads shuffle in the bottom half.

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    • October 28th On the Sidelines Scoreboard

      October 28th On the Sidelines Scoreboard

      Friday, October 28 2016 11:56 PM EDT2016-10-29 03:56:35 GMT

      Manchester won our game of the week in come from behind fashion over Monacan to headline Friday's action.

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      Manchester won our game of the week in come from behind fashion over Monacan to headline Friday's action.

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    • High school football schedule- October 28, 29

      High school football schedule- October 28, 29

      Friday, October 28 2016 12:38 AM EDT2016-10-28 04:38:48 GMT

      We've reached the final football Friday in October as teams battle for postseason position. Manchester hosts Monacan in our game of the week.

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      We've reached the final football Friday in October as teams battle for postseason position. Manchester hosts Monacan in our game of the week.

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    • Hokies end bad luck at Heinz Field with victory

      Hokies end bad luck at Heinz Field with victory

      Thursday, October 27 2016 11:43 PM EDT2016-10-28 03:43:17 GMT

      Jerod Evans shook off a right ankle injury to throw for a career-high 406 yards and two touchdowns and lead No. 25 Virginia Tech to a 39-36 victory over Pittsburgh on Thursday night. 

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      Jerod Evans shook off a right ankle injury to throw for a career-high 406 yards and two touchdowns and lead No. 25 Virginia Tech to a 39-36 victory over Pittsburgh on Thursday night. 

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    • High school football scoreboard- October 21

      High school football scoreboard- October 21

      Friday, October 21 2016 11:52 PM EDT2016-10-22 03:52:27 GMT

      Douglas Freeman topped Deep Run in our game of the week, while several other teams moved closer to playoff spots.

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      Douglas Freeman topped Deep Run in our game of the week, while several other teams moved closer to playoff spots.

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    • Former U.Va wide receiver sues school over 'culture of abuse'

      Former U.Va wide receiver sues school over 'culture of abuse'

      Friday, October 21 2016 10:28 PM EDT2016-10-22 02:28:50 GMT
      The University of Virginia (Source: File)The University of Virginia (Source: File)

      A former University of Virginia football player is suing the college for promoting a "culture of bullying, abuse, harassment, and discrimination," according to NBC Sports.

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      A former University of Virginia football player is suing the college for promoting a "culture of bullying, abuse, harassment, and discrimination," according to NBC Sports.

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    • High school football schedule- October 21, 22

      High school football schedule- October 21, 22

      Friday, October 21 2016 12:00 AM EDT2016-10-21 04:00:33 GMT

      Week eight finds several teams fighting for playoff position as the regular season hits the home stretch.

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      Week eight finds several teams fighting for playoff position as the regular season hits the home stretch.

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    • Rogers helps Hokies calm Hurricanes

      Rogers helps Hokies calm Hurricanes

      Thursday, October 20 2016 11:51 PM EDT2016-10-21 03:51:16 GMT

      Jerod Evans threw for two touchdowns and ran for a third and Virginia Tech beat Miami 37-16 on Thursday night. Hanover graduate Sam Rogers threw for a touchdown and had a crucial reception to help pace the Hokie effort.

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      Jerod Evans threw for two touchdowns and ran for a third and Virginia Tech beat Miami 37-16 on Thursday night. Hanover graduate Sam Rogers threw for a touchdown and had a crucial reception to help pace the Hokie effort.

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    • High school football scores- October 14

      High school football scores- October 14

      Friday, October 14 2016 11:55 PM EDT2016-10-15 03:55:17 GMT

      Hermitage handled top-ranked Manchester in our Game of the Week, Atlee shocked Henrico, and several teams picked up crucial wins fighting for playoff spots. Here's a look at Friday's scores.

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      Hermitage handled top-ranked Manchester in our Game of the Week, Atlee shocked Henrico, and several teams picked up crucial wins fighting for playoff spots. Here's a look at Friday's scores.

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    • High school football schedule- October 14, 15

      High school football schedule- October 14, 15

      Friday, October 14 2016 12:03 AM EDT2016-10-14 04:03:24 GMT

      Here's a look at the schedule for this weekend's high school football action. Catch scores and highlights during On the Sidelines at 11:15pm on NBC12.

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      Here's a look at the schedule for this weekend's high school football action. Catch scores and highlights during On the Sidelines at 11:15pm on NBC12.

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    • On the Sidelines Scoreboard- October 7

      On the Sidelines Scoreboard- October 7

      Friday, October 7 2016 11:53 PM EDT2016-10-08 03:53:33 GMT

      Louisa downed Powhatan in our game of the week, Patrick Henry suffered its first loss, and Dinwiddie was challenged to headline Friday's action.

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      Louisa downed Powhatan in our game of the week, Patrick Henry suffered its first loss, and Dinwiddie was challenged to headline Friday's action.

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    • High School football scoreboard - Monday 10/3

      High School football scoreboard - Monday 10/3

      Monday, October 3 2016 10:45 PM EDT2016-10-04 02:45:10 GMT

      Here are the final scores from all of Monday night's high school football games:

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      Here are the final scores from all of Monday night's high school football games:

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    • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of September 26

      NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of September 26

      Monday, September 26 2016 5:24 PM EDT2016-09-26 21:24:29 GMT

      While the top five went unchanged, the bottom half of the poll experienced a shake-up after last Friday's action.

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      While the top five went unchanged, the bottom half of the poll experienced a shake-up after last Friday's action.

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    • High school football scoreboard- September 23

      High school football scoreboard- September 23

      Friday, September 23 2016 11:51 PM EDT2016-09-24 03:51:48 GMT

      Here are Friday night's high school football scores from around Central Virginia. Patrick Henry claimed victory in our On the Sidelines Game of the Week, Dinwiddie continued to roll, and Varina picked up a key win to headline the action.

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      Here are Friday night's high school football scores from around Central Virginia. Patrick Henry claimed victory in our On the Sidelines Game of the Week, Dinwiddie continued to roll, and Varina picked up a key win to headline the action.

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    • On the Sidelines Schedule- September 23, 24

      On the Sidelines Schedule- September 23, 24

      Friday, September 23 2016 12:00 AM EDT2016-09-23 04:00:53 GMT

      Here's a look at this weekend's high school football action. Our On the Sidelines Game of the Week features Henrico visiting Patrick Henry in a battle of unbeaten teams.

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      Here's a look at this weekend's high school football action. Our On the Sidelines Game of the Week features Henrico visiting Patrick Henry in a battle of unbeaten teams.

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    • Wizards announce training camp times at VCU

      Wizards announce training camp times at VCU

      Monday, September 19 2016 3:37 PM EDT2016-09-19 19:37:49 GMT
      The Wizards and VCU announced dates and times for the NBA team's pre-season training camp in Richmond beginning next week. This is the first time since 2009 that the Wizards will hold training camp in Richmond.  The Friday night session will be held at the Siegel Center and is open to the public. -Tuesday 9/27: 10:00 - 12:00 & 5:00 - 6:00 -Wednesday 9/28: 10:00 - 12:00 & 5:00 - 6:00 -Thursday 9/29: 11:00 - 1:00 -Friday 9/30: 10:00 - 12:00 & 6:00 - 7:30 ...More >>
      The Wizards and VCU announced dates and times for the NBA team's pre-season training camp in Richmond beginning next week. This is the first time since 2009 that the Wizards will hold training camp in Richmond.  The Friday night session will be held at the Siegel Center and is open to the public. -Tuesday 9/27: 10:00 - 12:00 & 5:00 - 6:00 -Wednesday 9/28: 10:00 - 12:00 & 5:00 - 6:00 -Thursday 9/29: 11:00 - 1:00 -Friday 9/30: 10:00 - 12:00 & 6:00 - 7:30 ...More >>
    • On the Sidelines Schedule- September 16,17

      On the Sidelines Schedule- September 16,17

      Thursday, September 15 2016 12:25 AM EDT2016-09-15 04:25:49 GMT

      Here's a look at the high school football schedule for this weekend.

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      Here's a look at the high school football schedule for this weekend.

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    • Redskins stumble against Steelers in season opener

      Redskins stumble against Steelers in season opener

      Tuesday, September 13 2016 12:18 AM EDT2016-09-13 04:18:57 GMT

      Ben Roethlisberger recovered his own fumble at a pivotal moment and didn't look back, throwing three touchdown passes to lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 38-16 victory over the Washington Redskins on Monday night. 

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      Ben Roethlisberger recovered his own fumble at a pivotal moment and didn't look back, throwing three touchdown passes to lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 38-16 victory over the Washington Redskins on Monday night. 

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    • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big12- Week of September 12

      NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big12- Week of September 12

      Monday, September 12 2016 6:18 PM EDT2016-09-12 22:18:58 GMT

      The NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 is a weekly high school football poll voted on by members of both organizations' staffs. This week, L.C. Bird overtakes the top spot, after Highland Springs lost at Meadowbrook this past Friday, and Benedictine moves into the poll for the first time this year. 

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      The NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 is a weekly high school football poll voted on by members of both organizations' staffs. This week, L.C. Bird overtakes the top spot, after Highland Springs lost at Meadowbrook this past Friday, and Benedictine moves into the poll for the first time this year. 

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    • Tennessee comes alive in second quarter to rout Hokies at Bristol

      Tennessee comes alive in second quarter to rout Hokies at Bristol

      Sunday, September 11 2016 12:11 AM EDT2016-09-11 04:11:23 GMT

      Tennessee overcame a slow start with a prolific second quarter to beat Virginia Tech 45-24 Saturday night at the 'Battle at Bristol.' 

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      Tennessee overcame a slow start with a prolific second quarter to beat Virginia Tech 45-24 Saturday night at the 'Battle at Bristol.' 

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    • On the Sidelines Scoreboard- September 9

      On the Sidelines Scoreboard- September 9

      Saturday, September 10 2016 12:00 AM EDT2016-09-10 04:00:12 GMT

      Meadowbrook's upset of Highland Springs headlined a full night of gridiron action.

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      Meadowbrook's upset of Highland Springs headlined a full night of gridiron action.

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    • Busch wins sixth career XFinity race at RIR

      Busch wins sixth career XFinity race at RIR

      Friday, September 9 2016 11:55 PM EDT2016-09-10 03:55:07 GMT

      For the sixth time in his career, Kyle Busch NASCAR XFINITY series race at Richmond International Raceway. 

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      For the sixth time in his career, Kyle Busch NASCAR XFINITY series race at Richmond International Raceway. 

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    • Updated high school football schedule

      Updated high school football schedule

      Friday, September 9 2016 3:55 PM EDT2016-09-09 19:55:09 GMT

      The high heat is causing many schools to push back kickoff times for Friday night's games.

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      The high heat is causing many schools to push back kickoff times for Friday night's games.

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    • Richmond Spiders schedule for men's basketball released

      Richmond Spiders schedule for men's basketball released

      Tuesday, September 6 2016 3:24 PM EDT2016-09-06 19:24:52 GMT
      Source: richmondspiders.comSource: richmondspiders.com

      The University of Richmond men's basketball head coach Chris Mooney has announced the 2016-17 schedule for the Spiders.

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      The University of Richmond men's basketball head coach Chris Mooney has announced the 2016-17 schedule for the Spiders.

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    • NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 Poll - Week Two

      NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 Poll - Week Two

      Monday, September 5 2016 5:33 PM EDT2016-09-05 21:33:59 GMT

      Here is the NBC12/RVA Sports Network ‘Big 12’ high school football poll for week two.  The top three teams stayed the same while Thomas Dale took the poll’s biggest tumble following their loss to LC Bird.  Cosby moved back into the poll after a one week absence while Hanover dropped out:

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      Here is the NBC12/RVA Sports Network ‘Big 12’ high school football poll for week two.  The top three teams stayed the same while Thomas Dale took the poll’s biggest tumble following their loss to LC Bird.  Cosby moved back into the poll after a one week absence while Hanover dropped out:

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    • NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 Poll - Week One

      NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 Poll - Week One

      Monday, August 29 2016 7:28 PM EDT2016-08-29 23:28:36 GMT

      Here is the official NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 poll for week one of the high school football season.  Eight of the 12 schools in our poll played a game last week while four make their season debuts in week one.

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      Here is the official NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 poll for week one of the high school football season.  Eight of the 12 schools in our poll played a game last week while four make their season debuts in week one.

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    • White transfers to Syracuse

      White transfers to Syracuse

      Sunday, August 28 2016 11:37 PM EDT2016-08-29 03:37:08 GMT

      Richmond native Andrew White will play his final season of college basketball eligibility at Syracuse. As a graduate transfer, he can play right away for the Orange.  

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      Richmond native Andrew White will play his final season of college basketball eligibility at Syracuse. As a graduate transfer, he can play right away for the Orange.  

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    • On the Sidelines Scoreboard- August 26

      On the Sidelines Scoreboard- August 26

      Friday, August 26 2016 11:41 PM EDT2016-08-27 03:41:14 GMT

      Here are the results from Friday night football action to open the high school football season.

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      Here are the results from Friday night football action to open the high school football season.

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    • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big12- Preseason

      NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big12- Preseason

      Tuesday, August 23 2016 10:21 PM EDT2016-08-24 02:21:50 GMT

      The 2016 high school football season kicks off this week, and as action returns on the gridiron, so does the NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12, a weekly poll voted on by members of each respective organization's staffs.

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      The 2016 high school football season kicks off this week, and as action returns on the gridiron, so does the NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12, a weekly poll voted on by members of each respective organization's staffs.

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    • VCU will play home-and-home series with UVA in 2017

      VCU will play home-and-home series with UVA in 2017

      Wednesday, August 10 2016 1:41 PM EDT2016-08-10 17:41:57 GMT
      VCU (Source: Jeff Auth at English Wikipedia)VCU (Source: Jeff Auth at English Wikipedia)

      VCU has just announced that the Rams will play a home-and-home series with UVA next year.

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      VCU has just announced that the Rams will play a home-and-home series with UVA next year.

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    • VCU hoops releases non-conference schedule

      VCU hoops releases non-conference schedule

      Wednesday, July 27 2016 11:08 PM EDT2016-07-28 03:08:20 GMT

      VCU men's basketball released its non-conference schedule on Wednesday evening. Will Wade says that numerically, it's a little bit better than the Rams' schedule last season. 

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      VCU men's basketball released its non-conference schedule on Wednesday evening. Will Wade says that numerically, it's a little bit better than the Rams' schedule last season. 

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    • Daniels signs three-year deal with Grizzlies

      Daniels signs three-year deal with Grizzlies

      Saturday, July 9 2016 11:44 PM EDT2016-07-10 03:44:50 GMT
      Former VCU sharpshooter Troy Daniels agreed to a sign-and-trade deal that will send him from the Charlotte Hornets to the Memphis Grizzlies.  The deal was first reported by The Vertical. Daniels is expected to sign a three-year contract worth $10 million. The 24-year old Daniels led the entire NBA in three point percentage last season. More >>
      Former VCU sharpshooter Troy Daniels agreed to a sign-and-trade deal that will send him from the Charlotte Hornets to the Memphis Grizzlies.  The deal was first reported by The Vertical. Daniels is expected to sign a three-year contract worth $10 million. The 24-year old Daniels led the entire NBA in three point percentage last season. More >>
    • Benedictine product Gbinije, UVA's Brogdon drafted in second round of NBA Draft

      Benedictine product Gbinije, UVA's Brogdon drafted in second round of NBA Draft

      Friday, June 24 2016 12:29 AM EDT2016-06-24 04:29:07 GMT

      Michael Gbinije was drafted by the Detroit Pistons with the 49th overall selection, while Malcolm Brogdon didn't have to wait as long to hear his name called, going to the Bucks with pick number 36.

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      Michael Gbinije was drafted by the Detroit Pistons with the 49th overall selection, while Malcolm Brogdon didn't have to wait as long to hear his name called, going to the Bucks with pick number 36.

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    • VHSL state tournament results and finals schedule

      VHSL state tournament results and finals schedule

      Friday, June 10 2016 10:22 PM EDT2016-06-11 02:22:48 GMT

      Here are state semifinal scores from around the commonwealth involving local teams.

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      Here are state semifinal scores from around the commonwealth involving local teams.

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    • VHSL State Championship Schedule

      Tuesday, June 7 2016 11:45 PM EDT2016-06-08 03:45:37 GMT

      A handful of area teams will battle for state championships this weekend. Here is a look at the schedule with dates, times and locations.

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      A handful of area teams will battle for state championships this weekend. Here is a look at the schedule with dates, times and locations.

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    • Bradley's hitting streak ends at 29 games

      Bradley's hitting streak ends at 29 games

      Thursday, May 26 2016 11:12 PM EDT2016-05-27 03:12:58 GMT

      Prince George native Jackie Bradley Jr. saw his remarkable hitting streak come to an end on Thursday night, going hitless in four trips to the plate in the Red Sox 8-2 loss to the Rockies at Fenway Park. Bradley's streak reached 29 games, tied for the fourth longest in team history, and he came within five games of tying Dom DiMaggio's club record 34 game hitting streak.

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      Prince George native Jackie Bradley Jr. saw his remarkable hitting streak come to an end on Thursday night, going hitless in four trips to the plate in the Red Sox 8-2 loss to the Rockies at Fenway Park. Bradley's streak reached 29 games, tied for the fourth longest in team history, and he came within five games of tying Dom DiMaggio's club record 34 game hitting streak.

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    • Randolph-Macon will rematch LaRoche to decide College World Series berth

      Randolph-Macon will rematch LaRoche to decide College World Series berth

      Sunday, May 22 2016 1:24 AM EDT2016-05-22 05:24:17 GMT

      The Yellow Jackets fell to LaRoche in 12 innings, setting up a deciding elimination game in the Mideast Regional to determine a College World Series berth.

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      The Yellow Jackets fell to LaRoche in 12 innings, setting up a deciding elimination game in the Mideast Regional to determine a College World Series berth.

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    • Redskins add Cravens, Fuller on Friday night at Draft

      Redskins add Cravens, Fuller on Friday night at Draft

      Friday, April 29 2016 11:29 PM EDT2016-04-30 03:29:37 GMT
      Friday, April 29 2016 11:29 PM EDT2016-04-30 03:29:37 GMT

      The Redskins went defense Friday night at the draft, selecting USC safety Su'a Cravens and Virginia Tech cornerback Kendall Fuller. 

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      The Redskins went defense Friday night at the draft, selecting USC safety Su'a Cravens and Virginia Tech cornerback Kendall Fuller. 

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    • Redskins sign free agent CB Norman to five-year deal

      Redskins sign free agent CB Norman to five-year deal

      Friday, April 22 2016 11:06 PM EDT2016-04-23 03:06:51 GMT
      Friday, April 22 2016 11:06 PM EDT2016-04-23 03:06:51 GMT

      Josh Norman posed for photos with a pen and his new contract and smiled ear-to-ear alongside Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan and family members decked out in fresh team gear. Two days after being cast off by the Carolina Panthers, Norman found a place he was wanted, signing with the Redskins on Friday.

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      Josh Norman posed for photos with a pen and his new contract and smiled ear-to-ear alongside Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan and family members decked out in fresh team gear. Two days after being cast off by the Carolina Panthers, Norman found a place he was wanted, signing with the Redskins on Friday.

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    • Brooklyn Nets hire former Spider Atkinson as head coach

      Brooklyn Nets hire former Spider Atkinson as head coach

      Sunday, April 17 2016 11:01 PM EDT2016-04-18 03:01:41 GMT
      Sunday, April 17 2016 11:01 PM EDT2016-04-18 03:01:41 GMT

      Former Richmond basketball great and current NBA assistant coach Kenny Atkinson has been named the new head coach of the Brooklyn Nets.

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      Former Richmond basketball great and current NBA assistant coach Kenny Atkinson has been named the new head coach of the Brooklyn Nets.

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    • Redskins 2016 schedule revealed

      Redskins 2016 schedule revealed

      Thursday, April 14 2016 11:05 PM EDT2016-04-15 03:05:09 GMT
      Thursday, April 14 2016 11:05 PM EDT2016-04-15 03:05:09 GMT

      The Redskins' 2016 regular season schedule was revealed Thursday night.  Washington opens the season on Monday Night Football at home against the Steelers.

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      The Redskins' 2016 regular season schedule was revealed Thursday night.  Washington opens the season on Monday Night Football at home against the Steelers.

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    • Weber makes Miami Heat debut

      Weber makes Miami Heat debut

      Sunday, April 10 2016 11:54 PM EDT2016-04-11 03:54:50 GMT
      Sunday, April 10 2016 11:54 PM EDT2016-04-11 03:54:50 GMT

      Former VCU star Briante Weber made his Miami Heat debut on Sunday evening, just hours after officially being added to the team's roster. Weber entered the game with 2:43 remaining in Miami's regular season home finale against the Orlando Magic. 

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      Former VCU star Briante Weber made his Miami Heat debut on Sunday evening, just hours after officially being added to the team's roster. Weber entered the game with 2:43 remaining in Miami's regular season home finale against the Orlando Magic. 

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    • Briante Weber signs with Miami Heat

      Briante Weber signs with Miami Heat

      Saturday, April 9 2016 10:39 PM EDT2016-04-10 02:39:51 GMT
      Saturday, April 9 2016 10:39 PM EDT2016-04-10 02:39:51 GMT

      Former VCU standout Briante Weber signed a three-year contract with the Miami Heat Saturday.

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      Former VCU standout Briante Weber signed a three-year contract with the Miami Heat Saturday.

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    • Squirrels will have eight of San Francisco's top 30 prospects this summer

      Squirrels will have eight of San Francisco's top 30 prospects this summer

      Saturday, April 2 2016 5:39 PM EDT2016-04-02 21:39:17 GMT
      Saturday, April 2 2016 5:39 PM EDT2016-04-02 21:39:16 GMT

      The Flying Squirrels roster will feature eight of the 30 top prospects in the San Francisco Giants' system.

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      The Flying Squirrels roster will feature eight of the 30 top prospects in the San Francisco Giants' system.

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    • Richmond Flying Squirrels says goodbye to one of their mascots

      Richmond Flying Squirrels says goodbye to one of their mascots

      Saturday, April 2 2016 5:20 PM EDT2016-04-02 21:20:25 GMT
      Saturday, April 2 2016 5:23 PM EDT2016-04-02 21:23:11 GMT
      Richmond Flying SquirrelsRichmond Flying Squirrels

      The Richmond Flying Squirrels just announced their mascot Parker the Rally Pig will retire before the 2016 season.

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      The Richmond Flying Squirrels just announced their mascot Parker the Rally Pig will retire before the 2016 season.

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    • UVA blows out Hampton to kick off NCAA tourney run

      UVA blows out Hampton to kick off NCAA tourney run

      Thursday, March 17 2016 5:13 PM EDT2016-03-17 21:13:41 GMT
      Thursday, March 17 2016 5:13 PM EDT2016-03-17 21:13:41 GMT
      Coach Bennett goes down during UVA game (Source: AP)Coach Bennett goes down during UVA game (Source: AP)

      The UVA Cavaliers beat the Hampton Pirate 81-45 to start their NCAA Men's basketball tournament run.

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      The UVA Cavaliers beat the Hampton Pirate 81-45 to start their NCAA Men's basketball tournament run.

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    • 5 years later: Ram Nation looking for another NCAA tournament run

      5 years later: Ram Nation looking for another NCAA tournament run

      Thursday, March 17 2016 11:09 AM EDT2016-03-17 15:09:49 GMT
      Thursday, March 17 2016 11:30 AM EDT2016-03-17 15:30:59 GMT
      VCU Rams make it to the Final Four in 2011 (Source: NBC12)VCU Rams make it to the Final Four in 2011 (Source: NBC12)

      Many around the nation looked down on VCU and dismissed the team as a non-contender in 2011. What they didn't know was that the team would bring a little thing called HAVOC.

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      Many around the nation looked down on VCU and dismissed the team as a non-contender in 2011. What they didn't know was that the team would bring a little thing called HAVOC.

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    • VCU vs. UVA Women's NIT tickets on sale now

      VCU vs. UVA Women's NIT tickets on sale now

      Tuesday, March 15 2016 9:27 PM EDT2016-03-16 01:27:16 GMT
      Tuesday, March 15 2016 10:34 PM EDT2016-03-16 02:34:25 GMT

      VCU hosts UVA in the first round of the women’s National Invitational Tournament this Thursday at 7:00 PM in the Siegel Center.

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      VCU hosts UVA in the first round of the women’s National Invitational Tournament this Thursday at 7:00 PM in the Siegel Center.

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    • UVA earns #1 seed in NCAA Tournament, VCU #10 seed

      UVA earns #1 seed in NCAA Tournament, VCU #10 seed

      Sunday, March 13 2016 6:10 PM EDT2016-03-13 22:10:13 GMT
      Sunday, March 13 2016 9:17 PM EDT2016-03-14 01:17:58 GMT
      NCAA logo (Source: Wikimedia Commons)NCAA logo (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

      UVA and VCU will both be playing in the 2016 NCAA Tournament.

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      UVA and VCU will both be playing in the 2016 NCAA Tournament.

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    • VCU and UVA in NCAA field; Hokies head to NIT and UR declines

      VCU and UVA in NCAA field; Hokies head to NIT and UR declines

      Sunday, March 13 2016 8:53 PM EDT2016-03-14 00:53:02 GMT
      Sunday, March 13 2016 8:53 PM EDT2016-03-14 00:53:01 GMT

      With the release of the 2016 NCAA men's basketball tournament bracket this is finally clarity on where local teams are headed this March. 

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      With the release of the 2016 NCAA men's basketball tournament bracket this is finally clarity on where local teams are headed this March. 

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    • State basketball tournament schedule and results

      State basketball tournament schedule and results

      Tuesday, March 1 2016 12:16 AM EST2016-03-01 05:16:52 GMT
      Saturday, March 12 2016 11:53 PM EST2016-03-13 04:53:16 GMT

      A handful of teams find themselves just three wins shy of a state crown. Here is the updated schedule and results from tournament action.

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      A handful of teams find themselves just three wins shy of a state crown. Here is the updated schedule and results from tournament action.

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    • Grizzlies set to sign Weber to 10-day NBA contract

      Grizzlies set to sign Weber to 10-day NBA contract

      Tuesday, March 8 2016 11:43 PM EST2016-03-09 04:43:08 GMT
      Tuesday, March 8 2016 11:43 PM EST2016-03-09 04:43:08 GMT
      The Memphis Grizzlies will sign former VCU guard Briante Weber to a 10-day NBA contract, per The Vertical on Yahoo Sports. The report indicates that the signing is expected to happen on Friday. More >>

      The Memphis Grizzlies will sign former VCU guard Briante Weber to a 10-day NBA contract, per The Vertical on Yahoo Sports. The report indicates that the signing is expected to happen on Friday.

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    • Virginia Tech basketball players get lesson from veterans on National Anthem

      Virginia Tech basketball players get lesson from veterans on National Anthem

      Tuesday, March 8 2016 6:54 PM EST2016-03-08 23:54:55 GMT
      Tuesday, March 8 2016 7:57 PM EST2016-03-09 00:57:26 GMT
      (Source: NBC12)(Source: NBC12)

      Players on the Virginia Tech men's basketball team got a real-life education when their coach brought them face to face with military veterans to teach them about the National Anthem.

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      Players on the Virginia Tech men's basketball team got a real-life education when their coach brought them face to face with military veterans to teach them about the National Anthem.

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    • Redskins officially release RGIII

      Redskins officially release RGIII

      Monday, March 7 2016 11:00 AM EST2016-03-07 16:00:34 GMT
      Monday, March 7 2016 11:49 AM EST2016-03-07 16:49:55 GMT

      Once heralded as the future of the Washington Redskins, Robert Griffin III is now officially looking for a new team.

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      Once heralded as the future of the Washington Redskins, Robert Griffin III is now officially looking for a new team.

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    • VCU loses to Dayton in OT but still grabs share of A10 title

      VCU loses to Dayton in OT but still grabs share of A10 title

      Saturday, March 5 2016 11:54 PM EST2016-03-06 04:54:52 GMT
      Saturday, March 5 2016 11:54 PM EST2016-03-06 04:54:51 GMT
      Kyle Davis scored the game-winning layup with 16 seconds left in overtime, and Dayton beat VCU 68-67 Saturday night to clinch a share of the Atlantic 10 title and the No. 1 seed in the conference tournament.  More >>

      Kyle Davis scored the game-winning layup with 16 seconds left in overtime, and Dayton beat VCU 68-67 Saturday night to clinch a share of the Atlantic 10 title and the No. 1 seed in the conference tournament. 

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    • High school basketball regional tournament schedule and results

      High school basketball regional tournament schedule and results

      Tuesday, February 23 2016 12:26 AM EST2016-02-23 05:26:27 GMT
      Saturday, February 27 2016 11:48 PM EST2016-02-28 04:48:32 GMT

      Here is a look at this week's schedule and results of regional tournament action.

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      Here is a look at this week's schedule and results of regional tournament action.

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    • Johnson breaks record, but Rams fall at George Mason

      Johnson breaks record, but Rams fall at George Mason

      Wednesday, February 24 2016 10:53 PM EST2016-02-25 03:53:15 GMT
      Wednesday, February 24 2016 10:53 PM EST2016-02-25 03:53:15 GMT

      Melvin Johnson set the VCU program record for most career three-pointers on Wednesday night, but the Rams were sent to a 76-69 upset loss at George Mason. Johnson scored a game-high 24 points and played all 40 minutes. 

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      Melvin Johnson set the VCU program record for most career three-pointers on Wednesday night, but the Rams were sent to a 76-69 upset loss at George Mason. Johnson scored a game-high 24 points and played all 40 minutes. 

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    • High School Basketball Playoff Schedule and Results

      High School Basketball Playoff Schedule and Results

      Sunday, February 14 2016 11:56 PM EST2016-02-15 04:56:45 GMT
      Friday, February 19 2016 11:50 PM EST2016-02-20 04:50:34 GMT

      The high school basketball postseason is underway. Here are updated schedules and results from area tournaments, and we'll take you all the way through the state title games at the Siegel Center in March. 

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      The high school basketball postseason is underway. Here are updated schedules and results from area tournaments, and we'll take you all the way through the state title games at the Siegel Center in March. 

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    • Spiders drop road game at undermanned Davidson

      Spiders drop road game at undermanned Davidson

      Wednesday, February 17 2016 12:06 AM EST2016-02-17 05:06:08 GMT
      Wednesday, February 17 2016 12:06 AM EST2016-02-17 05:06:08 GMT
      Both teams shot over 50 percent from the field, but the Davidson Wildcats were able to pull ahead in the second half and hold off a final minute Spider comeback to win 83-79. More >>

      Both teams shot over 50 percent from the field, but the Davidson Wildcats were able to pull ahead in the second half and hold off a final minute Spider comeback to win 83-79.

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    • VCU suffers upset loss at UMass

      VCU suffers upset loss at UMass

      Thursday, February 11 2016 10:26 PM EST2016-02-12 03:26:32 GMT
      Thursday, February 11 2016 10:26 PM EST2016-02-12 03:26:32 GMT
      VCU erased a 15 points second half deficit, but could never take the lead, falling to Massachusetts, 69-63, in Amherst on Thursday night. It marks the Rams' second straight loss and drops their record to 17-7, 9-2 in Atlantic 10 play.  More >>

      VCU erased a 15 points second half deficit, but could never take the lead, falling to Massachusetts, 69-63, in Amherst on Thursday night. It marks the Rams' second straight loss and drops their record to 17-7, 9-2 in Atlantic 10 play. 

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    • Richmond grabs much-needed road win over Saint Louis

      Richmond grabs much-needed road win over Saint Louis

      Thursday, February 11 2016 12:04 AM EST2016-02-11 05:04:29 GMT
      Thursday, February 11 2016 12:04 AM EST2016-02-11 05:04:28 GMT
      For the second straight game, the University of Richmond men’s basketball used a stifling defensive effort to come away with a victory. This time, the Spiders held Saint Louis under 35-percent from the field en route to a 67-53 road victory over the Billikens.  More >>

      For the second straight game, the University of Richmond men’s basketball used a stifling defensive effort to come away with a victory. This time, the Spiders held Saint Louis under 35-percent from the field en route to a 67-53 road victory over the Billikens. 

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    • Richmond earns gritty double overtime win at George Washington

      Richmond earns gritty double overtime win at George Washington

      Friday, January 29 2016 12:20 AM EST2016-01-29 05:20:13 GMT
      Friday, January 29 2016 12:42 AM EST2016-01-29 05:42:47 GMT

      ShawnDre' Jones had 29 points and Marshall Wood tied his own school record with seven three-pointers as Richmond outlasted the Colonials to get a much-needed Atlantic 10 win.

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      ShawnDre' Jones had 29 points and Marshall Wood tied his own school record with seven three-pointers as Richmond outlasted the Colonials to get a much-needed Atlantic 10 win.

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    • Virginia Tech football schedule released for the 2016 season

      Virginia Tech football schedule released for the 2016 season

      Tuesday, January 26 2016 4:14 PM EST2016-01-26 21:14:39 GMT
      Wednesday, January 27 2016 2:43 PM EST2016-01-27 19:43:50 GMT
      2016 Virginia Tech Football Schedule (Source: ACC)2016 Virginia Tech Football Schedule (Source: ACC)

      The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) just released Virginia Tech's football schedule for the 2016 season. They will be playing 12 regular season games, including six home games.

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      The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) just released Virginia Tech's football schedule for the 2016 season. They will be playing 12 regular season games, including six home games.

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    • UVA football schedule released for the 2016 season

      UVA football schedule released for the 2016 season

      Tuesday, January 26 2016 4:12 PM EST2016-01-26 21:12:36 GMT
      Tuesday, January 26 2016 4:12 PM EST2016-01-26 21:12:36 GMT
      The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) just released UVA's football schedule for the 2016 season. They will be playing 12 regular season games, including six home games. More >>

      The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) just released UVA's football schedule for the 2016 season. They will be playing 12 regular season games, including six home games.

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    • Winter storm forces college basketball postponements

      Winter storm forces college basketball postponements

      Friday, January 22 2016 12:08 AM EST2016-01-22 05:08:32 GMT
      Friday, January 22 2016 12:08 AM EST2016-01-22 05:08:32 GMT
      VCU, Richmond and UVA have all rescheduled their games that were originally set for Saturday afternoon. More >>

      VCU, Richmond and UVA have all rescheduled their games that were originally set for Saturday afternoon.

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    • VCU rallies to clip Hawks on road

      VCU rallies to clip Hawks on road

      Wednesday, January 6 2016 12:02 AM EST2016-01-06 05:02:07 GMT
      Wednesday, January 6 2016 12:02 AM EST2016-01-06 05:02:06 GMT
      Melvin Johnson jump-started the Rams, who overcame a 13 points second half deficit to escape Hagan Arena with a key early season Atlantic 10 victory. More >>

      Melvin Johnson jump-started the Rams, who overcame a 13 points second half deficit to escape Hagan Arena with a key early season Atlantic 10 victory.

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    • Virginia Tech upsets UVA for first win in series since 2012

      Virginia Tech upsets UVA for first win in series since 2012

      Tuesday, January 5 2016 12:11 AM EST2016-01-05 05:11:41 GMT
      Tuesday, January 5 2016 12:11 AM EST2016-01-05 05:11:41 GMT
      Zach LeDay scored 22 points and Virginia Tech held off a late Virginia run, as the Hokies upset the 4th-ranked Cavaliers, 70-68, at Cassell Coliseum on Monday night. It snaps a seven game losing streak in the series for Virginia Tech, its first win against its arch rival since 2012. More >>

      Zach LeDay scored 22 points and Virginia Tech held off a late Virginia run, as the Hokies upset the 4th-ranked Cavaliers, 70-68, at Cassell Coliseum on Monday night. It snaps a seven game losing streak in the series for Virginia Tech, its first win against its arch rival since 2012.

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    • Tuesday's TDIT semifinal action

      Tuesday's TDIT semifinal action

      Monday, December 21 2015 11:46 PM EST2015-12-22 04:46:49 GMT
      Monday, December 21 2015 11:46 PM EST2015-12-22 04:46:49 GMT
      Here are Tuesday's semifinal match-ups for the Times Dispatch Invitational Tournament. All of Tuesday's action takes place at Clover Hill High School.  More >>

      Here are Tuesday's semifinal match-ups for the Times Dispatch Invitational Tournament. All of Tuesday's action takes place at Clover Hill High School. 

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    • Spiders pummeled by NDSU in national semifinal

      Spiders pummeled by NDSU in national semifinal

      Friday, December 18 2015 11:47 PM EST2015-12-19 04:47:41 GMT
      Friday, December 18 2015 11:47 PM EST2015-12-19 04:47:41 GMT
      Eric Perkins returned a punt 88 yards for a touchdown to finish off a dominating first half and four-time defending FCS winner North Dakota State rolled to a 33-7 victory over Richmond in a semifinal game Saturday night. More >>

      Eric Perkins returned a punt 88 yards for a touchdown to finish off a dominating first half and four-time defending FCS winner North Dakota State rolled to a 33-7 victory over Richmond in a semifinal game Saturday night.

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    • VCU stumbles in second half, falls at Georgia Tech

      VCU stumbles in second half, falls at Georgia Tech

      Tuesday, December 15 2015 11:57 PM EST2015-12-16 04:57:00 GMT
      Tuesday, December 15 2015 11:56 PM EST2015-12-16 04:56:59 GMT
      Justin Tillman scored a career high 18 points and Melvin Johnson added 17 points, but VCU could not keep pace with Georgia Tech down the stretch in a 77-64 Rams loss on Tuesday night in Atlanta.More >>

      Justin Tillman scored a career high 18 points and Melvin Johnson added 17 points, but VCU could not keep pace with Georgia Tech down the stretch in a 77-64 Rams loss on Tuesday night in Atlanta.

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    • Spiders upset Illinois State to advance to FCS semifinals

      Spiders upset Illinois State to advance to FCS semifinals

      Friday, December 11 2015 11:13 PM EST2015-12-12 04:13:55 GMT
      Friday, December 11 2015 11:13 PM EST2015-12-12 04:13:55 GMT
      Richmond beat Illinois State 39-27 in the FCS quarterfinals Friday.  The loss snapped a 19-game home winning streak for ISU.More >>

      Richmond beat Illinois State 39-27 in the FCS quarterfinals Friday.  The loss snapped a 19-game home winning streak for ISU.

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    • Rosters announced for upcoming Big River Rivalry

      Rosters announced for upcoming Big River Rivalry

      Tuesday, December 8 2015 10:07 PM EST2015-12-09 03:07:26 GMT
      Tuesday, December 8 2015 10:07 PM EST2015-12-09 03:07:25 GMT
      The third annual edition of the high school football all-star game will kick off on December 19 at Randolph-Macon College at 1:00pm.More >>

      The third annual edition of the high school football all-star game will kick off on December 19 at Randolph-Macon College at 1:00pm.

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    • Spiders down William and Mary to advance to FCS quarterfinals

      Spiders down William and Mary to advance to FCS quarterfinals

      Saturday, December 5 2015 6:32 PM EST2015-12-05 23:32:21 GMT
      Saturday, December 5 2015 6:32 PM EST2015-12-05 23:32:20 GMT
      Jacobi Green ran for 141 yards and three touchdowns to help lead Richmond to a 48-13 victory over William & Mary in an FCS second round playoff game on Saturday.    Richmond (9-3), which has now defeated its arch rival in consecutive games, now plays second seeded Illinois State in the quarterfinals. The Spiders beat the Tribe 20-9 on November 21.    David Broadus finished with 60 yards and a touchdown on the ground and quarterback Kyle Lauletta added ...More >>
      Jacobi Green ran for 141 yards and three touchdowns to help lead Richmond to a 48-13 victory over William & Mary in an FCS second round playoff game on Saturday.    Richmond (9-3), which has now defeated its arch rival in consecutive games, now plays second seeded Illinois State in the quarterfinals. The Spiders beat the Tribe 20-9 on November 21.    David Broadus finished with 60 yards and a touchdown on the ground and quarterback Kyle Lauletta added ...More >>
    • VCU picks up road win at Middle Tennessee State

      VCU picks up road win at Middle Tennessee State

      Thursday, December 3 2015 12:04 AM EST2015-12-03 05:04:44 GMT
      Thursday, December 3 2015 12:04 AM EST2015-12-03 05:04:53 GMT
      Melvin Johnson scored 19 points, while JeQuan Lewis chipped in 14 points in his home state, as the Rams spoiled Middle Tennessee State's home opener. More >>

      Melvin Johnson scored 19 points, while JeQuan Lewis chipped in 14 points in his home state, as the Rams spoiled Middle Tennessee State's home opener. 

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    • Hokies introduce Fuente as new head coach

      Hokies introduce Fuente as new head coach

      Monday, November 30 2015 11:23 AM EST2015-11-30 16:23:50 GMT
      Monday, November 30 2015 6:44 PM EST2015-11-30 23:44:47 GMT
      Virginia Tech officially introduced Justin Fuente as the new head coach of the football program on Monday. (Source: NBC12)Virginia Tech officially introduced Justin Fuente as the new head coach of the football program on Monday. (Source: NBC12)
      Virginia Tech officially introduced Justin Fuente as the new head coach of the football program on Monday.More >>

      Virginia Tech officially introduced Justin Fuente as the new head coach of the football program on Monday.

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    • State semi-final football playoff schedule announced

      State semi-final football playoff schedule announced

      Monday, November 30 2015 12:24 PM EST2015-11-30 17:24:19 GMT
      Monday, November 30 2015 12:24 PM EST2015-11-30 17:24:19 GMT
      The VHSL finalized the schedule for the high school football state semifinals Monday.  Here is where and when our local teams will be playing:More >>

      The VHSL finalized the schedule for the high school football state semifinals Monday.  Here is where and when our local teams will be playing:

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    • Third round high school football playoff schedule announced

      Third round high school football playoff schedule announced

      Monday, November 23 2015 6:05 PM EST2015-11-23 23:05:55 GMT
      Monday, November 23 2015 6:05 PM EST2015-11-23 23:05:54 GMT
      The VHSL announced the pairings and times for the third round high school football games this weekend.  More >>

      The VHSL announced the pairings and times for the third round high school football games this weekend.  

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    • VCU nipped by Wisconsin

      VCU nipped by Wisconsin

      Monday, November 23 2015 1:40 AM EST2015-11-23 06:40:23 GMT
      Monday, November 23 2015 1:40 AM EST2015-11-23 06:40:23 GMT
      Melvin Johnson scored 21 points, but it wasn't enough to power VCU past Wisconsin, as the Rams were nipped by Wisconsin on Sunday, 74-73, in the third place game of the 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden in New York.Johnson hit a go-ahead jumper with 30 seconds left, before Wisconsin's Bronson Koenig scored the eventual game-winner with six seconds to play.VCU rallied from eleven points down early to take a lead late in the first half and held a 43-37 advantage at halftime. The R...More >>
      Melvin Johnson scored 21 points, but it wasn't enough to power VCU past Wisconsin, as the Rams were nipped by Wisconsin on Sunday, 74-73, in the third place game of the 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden in New York.Johnson hit a go-ahead jumper with 30 seconds left, before Wisconsin's Bronson Koenig scored the eventual game-winner with six seconds to play.VCU rallied from eleven points down early to take a lead late in the first half and held a 43-37 advantage at halftime. The R...More >>
    • Duke downs VCU with late surge

      Duke downs VCU with late surge

      Saturday, November 21 2015 12:24 AM EST2015-11-21 05:24:32 GMT
      Saturday, November 21 2015 12:24 AM EST2015-11-21 05:24:31 GMT
      Melvin Johnson scored 20 points and the Rams held a seven point lead in the second half, but Duke clawed back and pulled away, handing Will Wade's club its first loss of the young season. Grayson Allen led the way for the Blue Devils with 30 points.More >>

      Melvin Johnson scored 20 points and the Rams held a seven point lead in the second half, but Duke clawed back and pulled away, handing Will Wade's club its first loss of the young season. Grayson Allen led the way for the Blue Devils with 30 points.

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    • November 20th On the Sidelines- Scores and Highlights

      November 20th On the Sidelines- Scores and Highlights

      Friday, November 20 2015 11:49 PM EST2015-11-21 04:49:07 GMT
      Friday, November 20 2015 11:49 PM EST2015-11-21 04:49:07 GMT
      Hermitage handed L.C. Bird it's first postseason defeat since 2011, snapping the Skyhawks' 15-game playoff winning streak. All your scores and highlights are here.More >>

      Hermitage handed L.C. Bird it's first postseason defeat since 2011, snapping the Skyhawks' 15-game playoff winning streak. All your scores and highlights are here.

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    • Atlee product DeBerry redshirting season at Oklahoma

      Atlee product DeBerry redshirting season at Oklahoma

      Thursday, November 19 2015 11:06 PM EST2015-11-20 04:06:02 GMT
      Thursday, November 19 2015 11:14 PM EST2015-11-20 04:14:47 GMT
      Atlee graduate and current Oklahoma freshman Ricky DeBerry has opted to redshirt the season, according to his father. More >>

      Atlee graduate and current Oklahoma freshman Ricky DeBerry has opted to redshirt the season, according to his father. 

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    • High School football week two playoff schedule

      High School football week two playoff schedule

      Monday, November 16 2015 2:38 PM EST2015-11-16 19:38:58 GMT
      Monday, November 16 2015 2:38 PM EST2015-11-16 19:38:58 GMT
      Here is the high school football schedule for week two of the playoffs: More >>
      Here is the high school football schedule for week two of the playoffs: More >>
    • November 13th On the Sidelines

      November 13th On the Sidelines

      Friday, November 13 2015 11:44 PM EST2015-11-14 04:44:53 GMT
      Friday, November 13 2015 11:44 PM EST2015-11-14 04:44:53 GMT
      L.C. Bird, Highland Springs and Hermitage rolled, Lee-Davis took down Douglas Freeman and Dinwiddie upset Monacan to headline the first week of playoff action. More >>
      L.C. Bird, Highland Springs and Hermitage rolled, Lee-Davis took down Douglas Freeman and Dinwiddie upset Monacan to headline the first week of playoff action. More >>
    • Rams headed to Hawaii for 2017 Maui Invitational

      Rams headed to Hawaii for 2017 Maui Invitational

      Thursday, November 12 2015 5:20 PM EST2015-11-12 22:20:33 GMT
      Thursday, November 12 2015 5:23 PM EST2015-11-12 22:23:47 GMT
      The VCU Rams Men's basketball team will be playing in the Maui Invitational in 2017.More >>
      The VCU Rams Men's basketball team will be playing in the Maui Invitational in 2017.More >>
    • Local athletes sign National Letters of Intent

      Local athletes sign National Letters of Intent

      Wednesday, November 11 2015 7:04 PM EST2015-11-12 00:04:50 GMT
      Thursday, November 12 2015 4:44 PM EST2015-11-12 21:44:10 GMT
      Many local student-athletes will continue their careers at the collegiate level.More >>
      Many local student-athletes will continue their careers at the collegiate level.More >>
    • High School football first round playoff matchups released

      High School football first round playoff matchups released

      Sunday, November 8 2015 3:26 PM EST2015-11-08 20:26:16 GMT
      Monday, November 9 2015 3:18 PM EST2015-11-09 20:18:48 GMT
      The first round high school football playoff matchups were released by the VHSL Sunday afternoon:More >>
      The first round high school football playoff matchups were released by the VHSL Sunday afternoon:More >>
    • November 6th On the Sidelines- Scores and Highlights

      November 6th On the Sidelines- Scores and Highlights

      Friday, November 6 2015 11:56 PM EST2015-11-07 04:56:18 GMT
      Friday, November 6 2015 11:56 PM EST2015-11-07 04:56:17 GMT
      Hermitage shutout Douglas Freeman in our Game of the Week. Meanwhile, Highland Springs routed Varina, Matoaca picked up a big win over Thomas Dale and Hanover nipped Henrico to headline the action on the last Friday night of the regular season.More >>
      Hermitage shutout Douglas Freeman in our Game of the Week. Meanwhile, Highland Springs routed Varina, Matoaca picked up a big win over Thomas Dale and Hanover nipped Henrico to headline the action on the last Friday night of the regular season.More >>
    • UR football player off team, facing drug charges

      UR football player off team, facing drug charges

      Friday, November 6 2015 3:15 PM EST2015-11-06 20:15:36 GMT
      Friday, November 6 2015 4:29 PM EST2015-11-06 21:29:46 GMT
      University of Richmond running back Jeremiah Hamlin is off the team and facing drug charges after an investigation by university police. (Source: University of Richmond)University of Richmond running back Jeremiah Hamlin is off the team and facing drug charges after an investigation by university police. (Source: University of Richmond)
      A University of Richmond running back is off the team and facing drug charges after an investigation by university police.More >>
      A University of Richmond running back is off the team and facing drug charges after an investigation by university police.More >>
    • CIAA ruling on Bowie St. impacts Virginia Union's playoff hopes

      CIAA ruling on Bowie St. impacts Virginia Union's playoff hopes

      Friday, November 6 2015 3:41 PM EST2015-11-06 20:41:38 GMT
      Friday, November 6 2015 3:41 PM EST2015-11-06 20:41:38 GMT
      The CIAA announced the clinching scenarios for the conference's North Division Friday in light of a self-reported violation by Bowie State for their use of an ineligible player.If Virginia Union beats Virginia State Saturday and Bowie State loses it's game at Elizabeth City State the Panthers will win the North Division and play in the league's championship game Nov. 14th.More >>
      The CIAA announced the clinching scenarios for the conference's North Division Friday in light of a self-reported violation by Bowie State for their use of an ineligible player.If Virginia Union beats Virginia State Saturday and Bowie State loses it's game at Elizabeth City State the Panthers will win the North Division and play in the league's championship game Nov. 14th.More >>
    • High school football schedule- November 6,7

      High school football schedule- November 6,7

      Wednesday, November 4 2015 5:30 PM EST2015-11-04 22:30:53 GMT
      Wednesday, November 4 2015 5:30 PM EST2015-11-04 22:30:52 GMT
      The final week of regular season action is headlined by a battle of undefeated teams.More >>
      The final week of regular season action is headlined by a battle of undefeated teams.More >>
    • CIAA reviewing Bowie State football self-report, could impact local league teams

      Tuesday, November 3 2015 5:57 PM EST2015-11-03 22:57:45 GMT
      Tuesday, November 3 2015 6:37 PM EST2015-11-03 23:37:14 GMT
      CIAA spokesman Adrian Ferguson told NBC12 on Tuesday afternoon that the conference is reviewing a self-report made by Bowie State football involving the use of an ineligible player for the first five games of the season, and that they hope to have a decision reached on who qualifies for the CIAA championship game by this weekend. More >>
      CIAA spokesman Adrian Ferguson told NBC12 on Tuesday afternoon that the conference is reviewing a self-report made by Bowie State football involving the use of an ineligible player for the first five games of the season, and that they hope to have a decision reached on who qualifies for the CIAA championship game by this weekend. More >>
    • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of November 2

      NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of November 2

      Monday, November 2 2015 10:08 PM EST2015-11-03 03:08:29 GMT
      Monday, November 2 2015 10:08 PM EST2015-11-03 03:08:28 GMT
      The top six spots held steady in our final poll of the regular season.  Monacan’s regular season is over and they are in the clubhouse at 9-1.  Henrico and Hopewell each moved up two spots after upset wins.  Lee-Davis and Thomas Dale both dropped two spots with losses: 1. LC Bird (9-0) – The Skyhawks hold on to the top spot after steamrolling Huguenot 55-0. (Last week, #1; vs. James River)2. Hermitage (9-0) – The Panthers hold on to the #2 spot with a c...More >>
      The top six spots held steady in our final poll of the regular season.  Monacan’s regular season is over and they are in the clubhouse at 9-1.  Henrico and Hopewell each moved up two spots after upset wins.  Lee-Davis and Thomas Dale both dropped two spots with losses: 1. LC Bird (9-0) – The Skyhawks hold on to the top spot after steamrolling Huguenot 55-0. (Last week, #1; vs. James River)2. Hermitage (9-0) – The Panthers hold on to the #2 spot with a c...More >>
    • VT Coach Frank Beamer announces retirement

      VT Coach Frank Beamer announces retirement

      Monday, November 2 2015 12:45 PM EST2015-11-02 17:45:31 GMT
      Monday, November 2 2015 12:45 PM EST2015-11-02 17:45:31 GMT
      (Source: Hokie Sports)(Source: Hokie Sports)
      Virginia Tech head coach Frank Beamer spoke to the media on Monday about his plans to retire at the end of the 2015 season.More >>
      Virginia Tech head coach Frank Beamer spoke to the media on Monday about his plans to retire at the end of the 2015 season.
        More >>
      • On the Sidelines- October 30

        On the Sidelines- October 30

        Friday, October 30 2015 11:47 PM EDT2015-10-31 03:47:17 GMT
        Friday, October 30 2015 11:47 PM EDT2015-10-31 03:47:17 GMT
        Henrico held off Lee-Davis in our Game of the Week, Monacan wrapped up its regular season 9-1, and Hopewell topped Thomas Dale on the road to headline Friday's action.More >>
        Henrico held off Lee-Davis in our Game of the Week, Monacan wrapped up its regular season 9-1, and Hopewell topped Thomas Dale on the road to headline Friday's action.More >>
      • High school football schedule- October 30,31

        High school football schedule- October 30,31

        Thursday, October 29 2015 12:01 AM EDT2015-10-29 04:01:02 GMT
        Friday, October 30 2015 5:34 PM EDT2015-10-30 21:34:58 GMT
        Lee-Davis and Henrico headline Friday's action in our On the Sidelines Game of the Week.More >>
        Lee-Davis and Henrico headline Friday's action in our On the Sidelines Game of the Week.More >>
      • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of October 26

        NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of October 26

        Monday, October 26 2015 4:36 PM EDT2015-10-26 20:36:17 GMT
        Monday, October 26 2015 4:47 PM EDT2015-10-26 20:47:35 GMT
        The top three hold steady in this week's NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 poll but there is a change at #4 after Benedictine's loss:More >>
        The top three hold steady in this week's NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 poll but there is a change at #4 after Benedictine's loss:More >>
      • BREAKING

        RIR spring Sprint Cup race shifted to Sunday afternoon for 2016

        RIR spring Sprint Cup race shifted to Sunday afternoon for 2016

        Monday, October 26 2015 9:39 AM EDT2015-10-26 13:39:10 GMT
        Monday, October 26 2015 2:44 PM EDT2015-10-26 18:44:26 GMT
        Richmond International Raceway's spring Sprint Cup event will be held on a Sunday afternoon in 2016, a change from the traditional Saturday night showcase event in the past, sources close to NASCAR tell NBC12.More >>
        Richmond International Raceway's spring Sprint Cup event will be held on a Sunday afternoon in 2016, a change from the traditional Saturday night showcase event in the past, sources close to NASCAR tell NBC12.More >>
      • On the Sidelines- October 23

        On the Sidelines- October 23

        Saturday, October 24 2015 12:00 AM EDT2015-10-24 04:00:17 GMT
        Saturday, October 24 2015 12:00 AM EDT2015-10-24 04:00:17 GMT
        Highland Springs shut out Henrico in our Game of the Week, an historic night in Hanover County and three teams stay perfect to headline Friday night's action.More >>
        Highland Springs shut out Henrico in our Game of the Week, an historic night in Hanover County and three teams stay perfect to headline Friday night's action.More >>
      • Home invasion attack reported at Redskins' DeSean Jackson's LA home

        Home invasion attack reported at Redskins' DeSean Jackson's LA home

        Friday, October 23 2015 5:23 PM EDT2015-10-23 21:23:34 GMT
        Friday, October 23 2015 5:25 PM EDT2015-10-23 21:25:13 GMT
        DeSean Jackson (Source: Twitter)DeSean Jackson (Source: Twitter)
        A violent home invasion reportedly took place at the Los Angeles-area home of Redskins wide-receiver DeSean Jackson.More >>
        A violent home invasion reportedly took place at the Los Angeles-area home of Redskins wide-receiver DeSean Jackson.More >>
      • On the Sidelines high school football schedule- October 23-24

        On the Sidelines high school football schedule- October 23-24

        Thursday, October 22 2015 1:05 AM EDT2015-10-22 05:05:54 GMT
        Thursday, October 22 2015 1:05 AM EDT2015-10-22 05:05:54 GMT
        Here is the schedule for week nine of high school football games involving area teams.More >>
        Here is the schedule for week nine of high school football games involving area teams.More >>
      • VCU picked fifth, Spiders sixth in Atlantic 10 preseason poll

        VCU picked fifth, Spiders sixth in Atlantic 10 preseason poll

        Tuesday, October 20 2015 3:47 PM EDT2015-10-20 19:47:46 GMT
        Tuesday, October 20 2015 3:47 PM EDT2015-10-20 19:47:46 GMT
        The Rams and Spiders are in the field chasing Dayton at the top of the preseason poll. VCU's Mo Alie-Cox and Melvin Johnson, along with Richmond's Terry Allen and ShawnDre' Jones, have been named to the all-conference preseason third team.More >>
        The Rams and Spiders are in the field chasing Dayton at the top of the preseason poll. VCU's Mo Alie-Cox and Melvin Johnson, along with Richmond's Terry Allen and ShawnDre' Jones, have been named to the all-conference preseason third team.More >>
      • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of October 19

        NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of October 19

        Tuesday, October 20 2015 12:48 AM EDT2015-10-20 04:48:13 GMT
        Tuesday, October 20 2015 12:48 AM EDT2015-10-20 04:48:13 GMT
        The top five remained intact, with some shuffling taking place in the bottom half of the poll.More >>
        The top five remained intact, with some shuffling taking place in the bottom half of the poll.More >>
      • On the Sidelines- October 16

        On the Sidelines- October 16

        Friday, October 16 2015 11:51 PM EDT2015-10-17 03:51:31 GMT
        Friday, October 16 2015 11:51 PM EDT2015-10-17 03:51:31 GMT
        Hermitage topped Manchester in our Game of the Week, Highland Springs and Hanover tallied lopsided wins, and Henrico fought off Atlee for a key late-season victory. All your scores and highlights from Friday's action are here.More >>
        Hermitage topped Manchester in our Game of the Week, Highland Springs and Hanover tallied lopsided wins, and Henrico fought off Atlee for a key late-season victory. All your scores and highlights from Friday's action are here.More >>
      • Spiders release 2015-2016 finalized men's hoops schedule

        Spiders release 2015-2016 finalized men's hoops schedule

        Thursday, October 15 2015 9:09 PM EDT2015-10-16 01:09:54 GMT
        Thursday, October 15 2015 9:09 PM EDT2015-10-16 01:09:54 GMT
        28 of the Spiders' regular season games will be televised, marking a program record.More >>
        28 of the Spiders' regular season games will be televised, marking a program record.More >>
      • High school football schedule- October 16-17

        High school football schedule- October 16-17

        Wednesday, October 14 2015 11:10 PM EDT2015-10-15 03:10:45 GMT
        Wednesday, October 14 2015 11:10 PM EDT2015-10-15 03:10:44 GMT
        Hermitage meets Manchester in our Game of the Week. Other match ups include Highland Springs visiting unbeaten Lee-Davis, Henrico entertaining Atlee and Varina hosting Hanover. Click here for this week's schedule.More >>
        Hermitage meets Manchester in our Game of the Week. Other match ups include Highland Springs visiting unbeaten Lee-Davis, Henrico entertaining Atlee and Varina hosting Hanover. Click here for this week's schedule.More >>
      • NASCAR unveils new rules package for 2016

        NASCAR unveils new rules package for 2016

        Wednesday, October 14 2015 6:01 PM EDT2015-10-14 22:01:37 GMT
        Wednesday, October 14 2015 6:01 PM EDT2015-10-14 22:01:36 GMT
        NASCAR announced today the base NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rules package to be used during the 2016 season. The package was delivered to teams after an extensive collaborative process between NASCAR and industry stakeholders.More >>
        NASCAR announced today the base NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rules package to be used during the 2016 season. The package was delivered to teams after an extensive collaborative process between NASCAR and industry stakeholders.More >>
      • VCU finalizes 2015-2016 schedule

        VCU finalizes 2015-2016 schedule

        Wednesday, October 14 2015 3:55 PM EDT2015-10-14 19:55:30 GMT
        Wednesday, October 14 2015 3:55 PM EDT2015-10-14 19:55:29 GMT
        28 of the Rams' 31 regular season games will be televised.More >>
        28 of the Rams' 31 regular season games will be televised.More >>
      • NBC12 / RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of October 12th

        NBC12 / RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of October 12th

        Monday, October 12 2015 5:52 PM EDT2015-10-12 21:52:36 GMT
        Monday, October 12 2015 5:52 PM EDT2015-10-12 21:52:36 GMT
        The top five teams stayed the same in this week's poll but there was plenty of movement in the bottom half thanks to a big win from Lee-Davis and a big loss by Hanover.More >>
        The top five teams stayed the same in this week's poll but there was plenty of movement in the bottom half thanks to a big win from Lee-Davis and a big loss by Hanover.More >>
      • Motley, Ford lead Hokies past NC State

        Motley, Ford lead Hokies past NC State

        Saturday, October 10 2015 12:49 AM EDT2015-10-10 04:49:23 GMT
        Saturday, October 10 2015 12:49 AM EDT2015-10-10 04:49:22 GMT
        Isaiah Ford pulled in three touchdown receptions, as Virginia Tech overcame an early ten point deficit to grab its first ACC win of the season.More >>
        Isaiah Ford pulled in three touchdown receptions, as Virginia Tech overcame an early ten point deficit to grab its first ACC win of the season.More >>
      • On the Sidelines Scoreboard - October 9th

        On the Sidelines Scoreboard - October 9th

        Friday, October 9 2015 11:25 PM EDT2015-10-10 03:25:36 GMT
        Friday, October 9 2015 11:25 PM EDT2015-10-10 03:25:35 GMT
        Below are scores of area high school football games played on October 9th: Highland Springs 45, Hanover 0Hermitage 44, Deep Run 0Matoaca 51, Petersburg 28Douglas Freeman 40, Glen Allen 7Varina 34, Patrick Henry 14Manchester 47, MIdlothian 0Henrico 52, Armstrong 0Monacan 44, James River 21Clover Hill 48, George Wythe 0Hopewell 28, Meadowbrook 22Cosby 41, Huguenot 0Fork Union 26, St. Christopher's 14J.R. Tucker 36, Mills Godwin 13Colonial Heights 27, Prince George 13Amelia 61, Princ...More >>
        Below are scores of area high school football games played on October 9th: Highland Springs 45, Hanover 0Hermitage 44, Deep Run 0Matoaca 51, Petersburg 28Douglas Freeman 40, Glen Allen 7Varina 34, Patrick Henry 14Manchester 47, MIdlothian 0Henrico 52, Armstrong 0Monacan 44, James River 21Clover Hill 48, George Wythe 0Hopewell 28, Meadowbrook 22Cosby 41, Huguenot 0Fork Union 26, St. Christopher's 14J.R. Tucker 36, Mills Godwin 13Colonial Heights 27, Prince George 13Amelia 61, Princ...More >>
      • High school football schedule- October 9, 10

        High school football schedule- October 9, 10

        Thursday, October 8 2015 5:39 PM EDT2015-10-08 21:39:09 GMT
        Thursday, October 8 2015 5:39 PM EDT2015-10-08 21:39:09 GMT
        Here's this weekend's On the Sidelines schedule for high school football games.More >>
        Here's this weekend's On the Sidelines schedule for high school football games.More >>
      • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of October 5th

        NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of October 5th

        Wednesday, October 7 2015 12:46 AM EDT2015-10-07 04:46:42 GMT
        Wednesday, October 7 2015 12:46 AM EDT2015-10-07 04:46:41 GMT
        The top four teams in the poll remained the same, but there was quite a bit of shuffling in the bottom two-thirds of the rankings this week.More >>
        The top four teams in the poll remained the same, but there was quite a bit of shuffling in the bottom two-thirds of the rankings this week.More >>
      • Monday's area high school football schedule

        Monday's area high school football schedule

        Wednesday, September 30 2015 3:17 PM EDT2015-09-30 19:17:33 GMT
        Saturday, October 3 2015 9:40 AM EDT2015-10-03 13:40:47 GMT
        A stormy weekend is prompting area high schools to change their football games in hopes of avoiding the inclement weather.More >>
        A stormy weekend is prompting area high schools to change their football games in hopes of avoiding the inclement weather.More >>
      • On the Sidelines Scoreboard- October 1st

        On the Sidelines Scoreboard- October 1st

        Thursday, October 1 2015 9:34 PM EDT2015-10-02 01:34:38 GMT
        Thursday, October 1 2015 11:12 PM EDT2015-10-02 03:12:07 GMT
        Many area teams kicked off tonight in hopes of beating some big storms. L.C. Bird topped Monacan in our game of the week to headline the action.More >>
        Many area teams kicked off tonight in hopes of beating some big storms. L.C. Bird topped Monacan in our game of the week to headline the action.More >>
      • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big12- Week of September 28th

        NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big12- Week of September 28th

        Tuesday, September 29 2015 5:12 PM EDT2015-09-29 21:12:03 GMT
        Tuesday, September 29 2015 5:12 PM EDT2015-09-29 21:12:03 GMT
        The top six remain in place, with some shuffling in the bottom half of the poll. A new team that's off to a fast start makes its way into the rankings.More >>
        The top six remain in place, with some shuffling in the bottom half of the poll. A new team that's off to a fast start makes its way into the rankings.More >>
      • Monday night high school football scores and highlights

        Monday night high school football scores and highlights

        Monday, September 28 2015 11:20 PM EDT2015-09-29 03:20:09 GMT
        Monday, September 28 2015 11:20 PM EDT2015-09-29 03:20:09 GMT
        Dinwiddie picked up a big win over Hopewell, Mills Godwin and Midlothian tallied their first wins of the season and Douglas Freeman held off upset-minded John Marshall.More >>
        Dinwiddie picked up a big win over Hopewell, Mills Godwin and Midlothian tallied their first wins of the season and Douglas Freeman held off upset-minded John Marshall.More >>
      • September 25th On the Sidelines

        September 25th On the Sidelines

        Saturday, September 26 2015 12:02 AM EDT2015-09-26 04:02:55 GMT
        Saturday, September 26 2015 8:52 AM EDT2015-09-26 12:52:13 GMT
        Henrico topped Patrick Henry in our Game of the Week, Atlee scored 31 points in the third quarter to come back and beat Hanover, Hermitage avoided a scare and Lee-Davis improved to 4-0 with a win over Varina. Those games and more are included.More >>
        Henrico topped Patrick Henry in our Game of the Week, Atlee scored 31 points in the third quarter to come back and beat Hanover, Hermitage avoided a scare and Lee-Davis improved to 4-0 with a win over Varina. Those games and more are included.More >>
      • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of September 21

        NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of September 21

        Tuesday, September 22 2015 12:58 AM EDT2015-09-22 04:58:00 GMT
        Tuesday, September 22 2015 12:57 AM EDT2015-09-22 04:57:59 GMT
        Two new teams enter the poll as the top eight continue to dominate in the early part of the season.More >>
        Two new teams enter the poll as the top eight continue to dominate in the early part of the season.More >>
      • Training in Europe helps USA cyclists prepare for international competition

        Training in Europe helps USA cyclists prepare for international competition

        Tuesday, September 22 2015 12:12 AM EDT2015-09-22 04:12:03 GMT
        Tuesday, September 22 2015 12:12 AM EDT2015-09-22 04:12:02 GMT
        Several American cyclists racing in Richmond this week have taken part in Team USA's developmental program in Europe, training and competing with the best in the world.More >>
        Several American cyclists racing in Richmond this week have taken part in Team USA's developmental program in Europe, training and competing with the best in the world.More >>
      • Cycling 101- The different races of the World Championships

        Cycling 101- The different races of the World Championships

        Saturday, September 19 2015 12:30 AM EDT2015-09-19 04:30:10 GMT
        Sunday, September 20 2015 6:25 PM EDT2015-09-20 22:25:12 GMT
        The World Championships hold their first race Sunday. 12 titles will be given out during the course of the nine day event, and those dozen honors will be spread across several different disciplines of racing.More >>
        The World Championships hold their first race Sunday. 12 titles will be given out during the course of the nine day event, and those dozen honors will be spread across several different disciplines of racing.More >>
      • September 18th On the Sidelines

        September 18th On the Sidelines

        Saturday, September 19 2015 12:19 AM EDT2015-09-19 04:19:35 GMT
        Saturday, September 19 2015 12:19 AM EDT2015-09-19 04:19:35 GMT
        Douglas Freeman stunned Atlee in our Game of the Week, while Hermitage, L.C. Bird and Hanover all grabbed big early season wins. Many more games kicked off as well. Here are scores and highlights.More >>
        Douglas Freeman stunned Atlee in our Game of the Week, while Hermitage, L.C. Bird and Hanover all grabbed big early season wins. Many more games kicked off as well. Here are scores and highlights.More >>
      • On the Sidelines Schedule- September 18

        On the Sidelines Schedule- September 18

        Thursday, September 17 2015 11:06 PM EDT2015-09-18 03:06:17 GMT
        Thursday, September 17 2015 11:06 PM EDT2015-09-18 03:06:17 GMT
        Here's a look at the high school football schedule for Friday, September 18.More >>
        Here's a look at the high school football schedule for Friday, September 18.More >>
      • NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of September 14

        NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of September 14

        Monday, September 14 2015 7:32 PM EDT2015-09-14 23:32:55 GMT
        Monday, September 14 2015 7:32 PM EDT2015-09-14 23:32:55 GMT
        Here is this week's NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 for the week of September 14, 2015:More >>
        Here is this week's NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 for the week of September 14, 2015:More >>
      • Spiders rally for win at Hampton

        Spiders rally for win at Hampton

        Saturday, September 12 2015 11:51 PM EDT2015-09-13 03:51:11 GMT
        Saturday, September 12 2015 11:51 PM EDT2015-09-13 03:51:11 GMT
        The Richmond Spiders beat Hampton 31-28 on the road Saturday to earn their first win of the season.More >>
        The Richmond Spiders beat Hampton 31-28 on the road Saturday to earn their first win of the season.More >>
      • September 11th On the Sidelines

        September 11th On the Sidelines

        Saturday, September 12 2015 12:10 AM EDT2015-09-12 04:10:25 GMT
        Saturday, September 12 2015 3:05 PM EDT2015-09-12 19:05:59 GMT
        Thomas Dale put together a statement victory in our Game of the Week, while Monacan held off Cosby to improve to 3-0, Hopewell got a good early season victory over Powhatan, and Atlee nipped Mills Godwin to headline action. All your scores are here.More >>
        Thomas Dale put together a statement victory in our Game of the Week, while Monacan held off Cosby to improve to 3-0, Hopewell got a good early season victory over Powhatan, and Atlee nipped Mills Godwin to headline action. All your scores are here.More >>
      • On the Sidelines Schedule for September 11th

        On the Sidelines Schedule for September 11th

        Friday, September 11 2015 12:36 AM EDT2015-09-11 04:36:23 GMT
        Friday, September 11 2015 12:36 AM EDT2015-09-11 04:36:23 GMT
        Here's the weekend's high school football schedule involving teams in Central Virginia.More >>
        Here's the weekend's high school football schedule involving teams in Central Virginia.More >>
      • NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of September 7

        NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of September 7

        Tuesday, September 8 2015 7:25 PM EDT2015-09-08 23:25:33 GMT
        Tuesday, September 8 2015 7:25 PM EDT2015-09-08 23:25:32 GMT
        Here is this week's NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 for the week of September 7, 2015:1) L.C. Bird (2-0) - (Last week- #1; vs. Midlothian, 9/11)More >>
        Here is this week's NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 for the week of September 7, 2015:1) L.C. Bird (2-0) - (Last week- #1; vs. Midlothian, 9/11)More >>
      • Hokies lose Brewer in loss to Ohio State

        Hokies lose Brewer in loss to Ohio State

        Monday, September 7 2015 11:46 PM EDT2015-09-08 03:46:57 GMT
        Monday, September 7 2015 11:46 PM EDT2015-09-08 03:46:57 GMT
        Virginia Tech lost to No. 1 Ohio State 42-24 despite having a 17-14 lead at halftime.The Hokies also lost starting quarterback Michael Brewer to a broken collar bone after getting hit in the third quarter.  Brewer will undergo surgery Tuesday and could miss 4-6 weeks.More >>
        Virginia Tech lost to No. 1 Ohio State 42-24 despite having a 17-14 lead at halftime.The Hokies also lost starting quarterback Michael Brewer to a broken collar bone after getting hit in the third quarter.  Brewer will undergo surgery Tuesday and could miss 4-6 weeks.More >>
      • September 4th On the Sidelines- Scores and Highlights

        September 4th On the Sidelines- Scores and Highlights

        Friday, September 4 2015 11:53 PM EDT2015-09-05 03:53:38 GMT
        Friday, September 4 2015 11:53 PM EDT2015-09-05 03:53:38 GMT
        L.C. Bird topped Thomas Dale in our Game of the Week, while Hanover earned an impressive season-opening win, and Matoaca pulled off some late heroics against Cosby. Scores and highlights included.More >>
        L.C. Bird topped Thomas Dale in our Game of the Week, while Hanover earned an impressive season-opening win, and Matoaca pulled off some late heroics against Cosby. Scores and highlights included.More >>
      • On the Sidelines Scoreboard- Thursday, September 3

        On the Sidelines Scoreboard- Thursday, September 3

        Thursday, September 3 2015 11:08 PM EDT2015-09-04 03:08:09 GMT
        Thursday, September 3 2015 11:08 PM EDT2015-09-04 03:08:10 GMT
        A handful of games involving local teams kicked off on Thursday night. Here's a look at the results.More >>
        A handful of games involving local teams kicked off on Thursday night. Here's a look at the results.More >>
      • Training Camp

        Training Camp

        Training Camp coverage from NBC12 Sports in Richmond, VA. NBC12 News, Weather, Traffic, Sports on WWBT, Channel 12, covering Chesterfield, Henrico, Petersburg and Hanover in Central Virginia.Training Camp coverage from NBC12 Sports in Richmond, VA. NBC12 News, Weather, Traffic, Sports on WWBT, Channel 12, covering Chesterfield, Henrico, Petersburg and Hanover in Central Virginia.
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