THE VHSL COULD BE SCRAMBLING IN RICHMOND THIS WEEK if snow hits the area. Plan B at this point is to finish some state tournament brackets on Sunday if games have to be pushed back because of travel issues for teams. Robert has more here.
Six Timesland teams are still alive: Salem’s boys and girls, Radford’s boys, Floyd County’s girls, Bassett’s girls and Parry McCluer’s boys.
THE ROAD CONTINUES TO BE A DANGEROUS PLACE FOR UVA, which falls at Boston College 53-52 after squandering an 11-point lead. “This loss stings as bad as anyone that we’ve had all season,” Joe Harris says. Doughty has the details here.
For what it’s worth, Joe Lunardi had the Cavaliers as a No. 10 seed heading into the weekend.
Virginia plays its final road game Thursday at Florida State before hosting Maryland on Sunday in the regular-season finale. The Hokies head to Duke on Tuesday before closing the season at Wake Forest on Sunday.
CARL EDWARDS SHAKES OFF A MISERABLE WEEKEND AT DAYTONA to win at Phoenix. Full results are here. Danica Patrick finishes 39th after blowing a tire and wrecking. The series heads to Las Vegas this weekend.
-Andy’s soliciting Tech football questions for his offseason mailbag.
-Tech and UVa both are off to strong starts in baseball. The Hokies are 11-2 and the Cavaliers are 12-0. Hard to believe the conference season arrives Friday, with the Hokies hosting Georgia Tech and UVa hosting Maryland.
-The U.S. opens World Baseball Classic play against Mexico on Friday in Phoenix.
-Heat wins its 14th game in a row.
NAME THAT TUNE
Paranoia strikes deep
Into your life it will creep
It starts when you’re always afraid
Step out of line the man come and take you away…