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Slow Start Dooms Cavaliers

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 17:45


ETTRICK, Va. – After winning in double overtime on opening night, UVa-Wise fell in the second game of the season, one day later, to Virginia State University 92-56 in the Trojan Tip-Off Classic.
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Cavalier Women Fall Short at Millersville

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 13:43


MILLERSVILLE, Pa. - - An 8-0 run mid-way through the second half would be enough for Millersville University as the host Maruders scored a 69-65 win over UVa-Wise in the Atlantic Region Challenge Saturday afternoon.  Millersville's Carly Gallagher led all players with 27 points on 9-17 shooting. Gallagher would make a foul shot with 10 seconds to play to extend her teams advantage to four, ending any chance UVa-Wise had of a comeback.
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Blair Ties Tackles for Loss Record as Cavs Win on Senior Day

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 12:34


WISE - - Trent Martin booted an 18-yard field goal on the final play of Senior Day 2014 to send UVa-Wise's nine seniors out victorious, 24-21, over Fairmont State on Saturday.  Martin's game-winning field goal was aided by a 31-yard run by Carlton Griffith on the drive and a nine-catch 142-yard three-touchdown day by junior wide receiver Terrence Younger. Sophomore linebacker Zack Blair highlighted his season with three stops behind the line of scrimmage to put him at 26.5 for the year, tying the single-season school record.
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Cavalier Men Win Double Overtime Thriller on Opening Night

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 18:49


ETTRICK, Va. - - It required double overtime but UVa-Wise won its sixth consecutive season opener as the Cavaliers posted a 108-106 victory over Elizabeth City State on Friday. 
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Women's Basketball Announces Early Signing Class

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 17:09


WISE - - Four future Cavaliers signed letters of intent to play women's basketball on Tuesday.  The group of four consists of one guard, one center, and two players capable of playing both inside and out while featuring three states and an international signee.  
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Men's Basketball Opens Season Friday

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 11:08


WISE, Va.-- Two new coaches, a new philosophy, and six returners make up this year's men's basketball team at UVa-Wise.  Second-year coach Blake Mellinger enters this season after having a full off season to implement his plans on both the offensive and defensive end of the floor. The former Cavalier forward has hired a pair of new assistants in Nathan Edick and Drew Absher to help the team implement a full-court man-to-man defense and an up-tempo offense.
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Cavalier Women Open Up Season Saturday At Millersville

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 10:42


WISE, Va.-- Entering its second season in the Mountain East Conference, the UVa-Wise women's basketball team is full of optimism and youthful experience. Coach Kristin Kunzman's squad returns four starters from last year's 10-18 team. 
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Karley Allen Named First-Team All-MEC

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 09:30


WISE - - Sophomore outside hitter Karley Allen has been named First-Team All-MEC.  The Lanexa, Virginia native led the Mountain East Conference in kills with 394 and ranked seventh in the league in digs per set with 3.71.
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