Virginia Cavaliers

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The Virginia Cavaliers, also known as Wahoos or Hoos, are the athletic teams representing the University of Virginia, located in Charlottesville. The Cavaliers compete at the NCAA Division I level (FBS for football), in the Atlantic Coast Conference since 1953.

Football

Virginia Cavaliers college football
First Season
1888
Team History
Virginia Cavaliers (1888-present)
Conference
Atlantic Coast Conference (1953-present)
Independent (1888-89, 1906-11, 1937-53)
Southern Conference (1921-37)
South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association (1912-21)
Eastern Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Association (1900-05)
Venue
Scott Stadium (1931-present)
Lambeth Field (1913-30)
Madison Hall Field (1888-1912)
Key People
Players • Coaches


Programs by season

1920s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1924
October 25 at Penn Franklin Field

1940s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1945
October 27 vs. Virginia Tech Victory Stadium
1946
October 19 at Penn Franklin Field
1947
November 29 at North Carolina Kenan Memorial Stadium
1949
October 1 vs. Miami Scott Stadium

1950s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1953
September 26 vs. Virginia Tech Scott Stadium
November 7 vs. Pittsburgh Scott Stadium
1956
October 27 vs. Virginia Tech Victory Stadium
1957
September 21 at West Virginia Mountaineer Field
1958
October 4 vs. NC State Scott Stadium
1959
September 26 vs. Clemson Scott Stadium

1960s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1960
November 12 at Navy Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
1961
November 25 vs. Maryland Scott Stadium
1962
November 24 at Maryland Byrd Stadium
December 1 at Rutgers Rutgers Stadium
1963
November 23 at Maryland Byrd Stadium
1965
November 13 at Georgia Tech Grant Field
November 20 at Maryland Byrd Stadium
1967
November 25 at Maryland Byrd Stadium
1968
October 12 at Duke Wallace Wade Stadium
1969
November 22 at Maryland Byrd Stadium

1970s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1970
October 31 at North Carolina Kenan Memorial Stadium
1972
September 30 at Duke Wallace Wade Stadium
1973
October 20 at Virginia Tech Lane Stadium
1975
October 18 at Virginia Tech Lane Stadium
1976
September 11 at Washington Husky Stadium
November 20 vs. Maryland Scott Stadium
1979
October 6 at Clemson Memorial Stadium

1980s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1980
September 13 vs. Navy Scott Stadium
October 18 at Virginia Tech Lane Stadium
November 1 at Tennessee Neyland Stadium
1982
September 25 at Duke Wallace Wade Stadium
1983
October 8 at Clemson Memorial Stadium
1984
September 8 vs. Clemson Scott Stadium
September 29 at Virginia Tech Lane Stadium
1987
December 22 vs. BYU Legion Field
1988
October 29 at Virginia Tech Lane Stadium
1989
January 1, 1990 vs. Illinois Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium

1990s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1990
September 8 vs. Clemson Scott Stadium
1991
October 12 at Clemson Memorial Stadium
1993
October 16 at Florida State Doak Campbell Stadium
1996
September 14 vs. Maryland Scott Stadium
November 9 vs. Clemson Scott Stadium
1999
September 11 at Clemson Memorial Stadium

2000s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
2000
September 23 vs. Clemson Scott Stadium
2003
December 27 vs. Pittsburgh Bank of America Stadium
2005
October 15 vs. Florida State Scott Stadium
2007
November 10 at Miami Orange Bowl

2010s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
2011
December 31 vs. Auburn Georgia Dome
2019
September 28 at Notre Dame Notre Dame Stadium

Media guides and yearbooks by season

Media guides

1950s 1959
1960s 1961
1970s 1978
1980s 1981 • 1982 • 1987
1990s 1994
2000s 2003
2010s 2019
2020s 2021

Men's Basketball

Virginia Cavaliers men's college basketball
First Season
1905-06
Team History
Virginia Cavaliers (1905-present)
Conference
Atlantic Coast Conference (1953-present)
Venue
John Paul Jones Arena (2006-present)
University Hall (1965-2006)
Memorial Gymnasium (1924-65)
Key People
Players • Coaches


Programs by season

2010s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
2018-19
April 6 & 8, 2019 vs. Auburn & Texas Tech U.S. Bank Stadium
Atlantic Coast Conference
Atlantic Division Boston College Eagles • Clemson Tigers • Florida State Seminoles • Louisville Cardinals • NC State Wolfpack • Notre Dame Fighting Irish • Syracuse Orange • Wake Forest Demon Deacons
Coastal Division Duke Blue Devils • Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets • Miami Hurricanes • North Carolina Tar Heels • Pittsburgh Panthers • Virginia Cavaliers • Virginia Tech Hokies
Basketball Venues Littlejohn Coliseum
Football Venues Alumni Stadium • Bobby Dodd Stadium • Hard Rock Stadium • Kenan Memorial Stadium • Scott Stadium • Wallace Wade Stadium
FBS Conferences American Athletic Conference • Atlantic Coast Conference • Big 12 Conference • Big Ten Conference • Conference USA • Mid-American Conference • Mountain West Conference • Pac-12 Conference • Southeastern Conference • Sun Belt Conference
FCS Conferences Big Sky Conference • Big South Conference • Colonial Athletic Association • Ivy League • Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference • Missouri Valley Football Conference • Northeast Conference • Ohio Valley Conference • Patriot League • Pioneer Football League • Southern Conference • Southland Conference • Southwestern Athletic Conference
Other Conferences Current: ASUN Conference • Big East Conference • West Coast Conference • Western Athletic Conference
Former: Big Eight Conference