Spiders score 2 late touchdowns to pull off win

Tyler Wilkins caught a pass in the corner of the end zone with two seconds left, giving Richmond a 35-27 victory over Saint Francis of Pennsylvania on Thursday night.

High School Scoreboard - Sept. 12

Here are scores from Wednesday, Sept. 12.

  Cartoonist slammed for perceived racist depiction of Serena Williams

An Australian newspaper has doubled down on a cartoon of Serena Williams widely denounced as racist both at home and abroad.

Hurricane Florence’s impact on college football

The Cavaliers’ game with Ohio will be played at Vanderbilt Stadium due to heavy rain expected in the Charlottesville area.

  Hurricane Florence causes high school football games to be rescheduled

With the possibility of Hurricane Florence impacting Central Virginia, several high schools across the region have rescheduled their football games.

NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of September 10

Highland Springs remains atop the NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 Poll. This is a weekly high school football poll, voted on by members of each organization. It is released every Monday during the season.

Smith, Peterson led Redskins to 24-6 victory at Arizona

Alex Smith carved up the Arizona defense for 255 yards and two touchdowns, Adrian Peterson rushed for 96 yards and a score and the Washington Redskins spoiled the Cardinals coaching debut of Steve Wilks.

Peoples, Jackson sharp as No. 12 Hokies beat Tribe 62-17

Steven Peoples had two first-half touchdown runs and No. 12 Virginia Tech made quick work of William & Mary in a 62-17 victory Saturday.

Teen who received heart transplant returns to the gridiron

Juan Mikel-Jones said "was scared; I didn't think I was going to make it."

NASCAR pace car to appear in Virginia Credit Union branches

Raceway officials will be on-site in preparation for race Weekend, which runs Sept. 21-22.

VCU Rams 2018-2019 men’s basketball schedule

VCU released its 2018-2019 men's basketball schedule on Wednesday. Here's a look at when and where you can catch the Rams.

Richmond Spiders 2018-2019 men's basketball schedule

The Richmond Spiders' 2018-2019 men's basketball schedule was released on Wednesday. Here's a look at when and where you can catch the Spiders in action this season.

Perkins stars as Virginia beats Richmond 42-13

Bryce Perkins ran for 108 yards and two touchdowns and passed for 185 yards and two more scores as Virginia beat Richmond 42-13 in the opener for both teams on Saturday night.

Lightning pushes Thursday football games to Friday

Thunderstorms and lightning caused the postponement of Thursday's high school football action around the Richmond area. Eleven games are currently scheduled to be made up or completed on Friday.

  REWATCH: On the Sidelines Wednesday Playbook

NBC12's Marc Davis and RVA SportsNetwork's Rob Witham are ready for week 2 of high school football games.

High school football team escapes heat with gym practices

The heat index soaring into the triple digits had many of us looking for a pleasant place to escape the blistering sun.

NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of August 27

After a big win over Hermitage to open the season, Highland Springs remains atop the NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 Poll.

  Mathews football hopes to grow, improve under first African-American coach

Just because Carl Kelly Jr is new to the role doesn't mean he is new to the school.

UVA, Texas, Wichita State highlight VCU's non-conference schedule

The 2018-19 slate includes games against Wichita State, Virginia, Texas, Iona and Charleston, plus a trip to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn for the Legends Classic Championship.

Flying Squirrels ending season with several fireworks shows

The Richmond Flying Squirrel's final homestand of the year will now include a total of five fireworks shows, including two "Colossal Blast Fireworks."

National Coalition of 100 Black Women to host golf tournament

The National Coalition of 100 Black Women is hosting its 4th annual Scholarship Golf Tournament this Saturday.

NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 Preseason Poll

The NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 is a weekly high school football poll, voted on by members of each organization. It is released every Monday during the season.

Hartford shuts out the Squirrels 1-0

Hartford shut out the Squirrels 1-0.

Bacot verbally commits to North Carolina

Former Trinity star Armando Bacot announced his verbal commitment to the University of North Carolina on Thursday evening. The rising senior declared his decision on social media.

Emporia’s Elliott Sadler to stop racing full-time after season

Elliott Sadler won't race full-time in NASCAR after this season, ending a stretch of 21 years with a ride in one of NASCAR's top series.

  Chesterfield woman pursues hoops dream at 27

Sometimes all you have to do is shoot for your dreams and Whitley Silva decide it was time to take her shot. Silva is a 27-year-old woman who just got her first shot at playing college basketball.

Fight breaks out at Redskins-Jets practice

"In 12 years, I've never seen anything like that," Redskins tight end Vernon Davis told ESPN.

Squirrels beat Fisher Cats 5-2

The Richmond Flying Squirrels beat the Fisher cats 5-2 at the Diamond on Saturday.

Heyward's single, Rizzo's walk lift Cubs over Nationals 3-2

Jason Heyward broke up a no-hitter with a tying two-run single in the sixth inning, Anthony Rizzo drew a bases-loaded walk in the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Friday.

Cubs' Maddon ejected from game against Nationals

Cubs manager Joe Maddon has been ejected from Chicago's game against the Washington Nationals.

Redskins RB Derrius Guice out for season with torn ACL

Washington Redskins rookie running back Derrius Guice is out for the season after tearing the ACL in his left knee.

Brady, Smith sit as Patriots beat Redskins 26-17

Colt McCoy outplayed Brian Hoyer in a scrimmage of backup quarterbacks, while Tom Brady and Alex Smith stayed on the sidelines counting their money.

Former VCU basketball assistant charged in New York death

A former VCU assistant basketball coach has been charged in the death of a man in New York last weekend. Jamill Jones, now an assistant coach at Wake Forest, has been charged with misdemeanor assault and has turned himself into police on Thursday morning.

  William & Mary head football coach to retire

The head football coach at William and Mary announced his retirement Sunday, effective at the end of the 2018 Tribe season.

Rams add 'shock' value to its schedule

The VCU Rams have added a bit of "shock" to its men's basketball schedule for the next couple of years.

Boxing event hopes to help end gun violence

Gloves over Guns will feature 17 bouts Aug. 25 at U-Turn Sports Performance Academy at 2101 Maywill Street.

WWE Live coming to Richmond Coliseum

WWE Live will be at the Richmond Coliseum on Oct. 15.

  Boxing coach gives young people a fighting chance in life

Seven days a week, around four hours each day, the 59-year-old former amateur boxer teaches around 60 young boys and girls how to counter punch, uppercut, and everything in between.

Redskins sign backup quarterback Colt McCoy to extension

The Washington Redskins have signed backup quarterback Colt McCoy to an extension that keeps him under contract through the 2019 season.

Redskins training camp begins

Camp started on Thursday, kicking off a three-week grind to set the stage for the season and trim the roster.

Henrico middle school girl captures national titles in AAU Championship

Congratulations to Cameron Thompson, who recently took first place in the 100 meter and 200 meter races of the ESPN AAU Club National Championship in Orlando, Florida.