Virginia’s No. 1 target, Knueppel, commits to Duke

Kon Knueppel has announced a commitment to Duke, picking the Blue Devils over Virginia, Alabama, Wisconsin and Marquette.

Virginia lands 6-9 power forward Jacob Cofie for 2024

Virginia has landed another top-100 basketball commitment — the top-rated power forward on the West Coast — in 6-foot-9, 225-pound Jacob Cofie.

Top-50 junior guard Lewis will visit UVA this coming weekend

Acaden Lewis, a 6-foot-2 combo guard from Sidwell Friends in D.C., will be dropping by to visit UVA’s coaching staff.

Dominique Wilkins’ son sets official visit to Virginia

Jacob Wilkins, the four-star son of Basketball Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins, will make an official visit to Virginia on Oct. 13, the weekend of the Cavaliers’ Blue-White Scrimmage.

Virginia makes cut for pair of nation’s top power forwards, Cofie and Punch

Tony Bennett’s Virginia program has made the cut for two of the elite power forwards in the country in Jacob Cofie of Sammamish, Wash., and David Punch from Texas.

Virginia to face defending champ LSU, Tulane in Cayman Islands

The Virginia women’s basketball team will take on Tulane on Nov. 24 in the opening game of the inaugural Cayman Islands Classic before challenging reigning national champion LSU on Nov. 25.

Rohde expected to provide more scoring punch for Bennett, Cavaliers

Following the mass exodus in the UVA basketball program after last season, head coach Tony Bennett saw a diamond in the rough, so to speak, in transfer Andrew Rohde.

Bliss saw the eye of the tiger in Bennett, knew UVA was his destiny

Something happened during Christian Bliss’ stop in Charlottesville that convinced him that he would play for Tony Bennett.

After sitting out a year, Harris is ready to shine at UVA

Now that he’s been in town for a few months, and after significant shuffling of the Virginia roster in the offseason, there’s certainly a path for considerable playing time for Dante Harris.

UVA reveals 2023-24 non-conference schedule

The Virginia women’s basketball team announced its 2023-24 non-conference schedule Tuesday with eight games to be played at John Paul Jones Arena in addition to a preseason exhibition game.

Christian Bliss on the “Jerry Ratcliffe Show” on Monday

Virginia 4-star Christian Bliss will be the special guest on The Jerry Ratcliffe Show with Chris Graham on Monday via our podcast network and on this website.

UVA announces Bliss will reclassify to ’23, redshirt this fall

Virginia men’s basketball has signed Christian Bliss, Dean and Markel Families Head Men’s Basketball Coach Tony Bennett announced Wednesday.

West Coast power forward Cofie sets Virginia visit for September

Jacob Cofie, a 6-foot-9, 225-pound (age 17) power forward from Sammamish, Wash., said that he will visit UVA on Sept. 8.

Wahoos in the mix for talented D.C. guard Lewis

When we mentioned in our most recent Scattershooting notes a couple of days ago that Virginia has been looking at D.C. combo guard Acaden Lewis since the beginning of his sophomore year, we didn’t realize that the 4-star would get an offer from the Cavaliers the very next night.

State’s No. 1 prospect, Ament of Manassas, gets dream Virginia offer

Nate Ament, a 6-foot-7, 4-star small forward from Manassas, is a player that Virginia associate head coach Jason Williford has been on since day one of the June evaluation period.

Virginia jumps in mix for national top 10, 5-star guard Haralson

Virginia basketball has dived into the deep end of the recruiting pool by making an offer to the nation’s top combo guard, Jalen Haralson, a 5-star from Fishers, Ind.

Virginia crosses the state line to offer Durham forward Keith

Tony Bennett has enjoyed recruiting success across the border in the Tar Heel state in the past, and is looking southward again in offering small forward Jackson Keith of Durham, N.C.

Virginia’s Gardner signs pro contract with Belgian club

Former Virginia standout Jayden Gardner has signed on with his first professional team, inking a deal with the Kortrijk Spurs in Belgium.

Wahoos in the mix for another PSA Cardinal prospect, N.J. guard Adams

After extending three offers to Class of 2025 prospects earlier in the week, Tony Bennett presented another offer to New Jersey-bred guard Darius Adams, a 4-star recruit.

Popovic named Virginia women’s assistant coach

Virginia head coach Amaka Agugua-Hamilton announced Thursday that Janko Popovic has been promoted to assistant coach/video coordinator for the women’s basketball team.