2021 Football Quick Facts

A QUICK LOOK AT VIRGINIA
Location: Charlottesville, VA  22904
Founded by: Thomas Jefferson, 1819
Enrollment: 25,642 (Undergraduate 17,314)
President: James E. Ryan
Athletics Director: Carla Williams
Faculty Athletics Rep: Carrie M. Heilman
Nicknames: Cavaliers, Wahoos, ‘Hoos
Mascot: Cavalier
Colors: Orange & Blue
Song: Good Old Song
Affiliations: NCAA, Division I (FBS), Atlantic Coast Conference (Coastal Division)
Twitter: @UVAFootball@VirginiaSports
PROGRAM HISTORY
First Year of Football: 1888 (2022 will be the 133rd season) | 2022 Schedule
Total Number of Games: 1,351
All-Time Record: 677-626-48
All-Time Winning Percentage: .5185
Winning Seasons: 72
Losing Seasons: 51
.500 Season: 9
STADIUM
Stadium Complex: Carl Smith Center, Home of David A. Harrison Field at Scott Stadium
Official Capacity: 61,500
Largest Crowd: 64,947 – Aug. 30, 2008 (USC 52, UVA 7)
Playing Surface: Prescription Athletic Turf
Total Games Played at Site: 493
All-Time Stadium Record: 281-200-12 (.58522)
First Game at Site: Oct. 15, 1931 (VMI 18, UVA 3)
FOOTBALL INFORMATION
2021 Record: 6-6 | Season Statistics | Results
ACC Record (Finish): 4-4 (T-3rd in Coastal Division)
Bowl Game: Fenway Bowl (Canceled)
Starters Returning: 14 (5 on offense, 7 on defense, 2 place kickers who split time)
Starters Lost: 14 (7 on offense, 5 on defense, plus longsnapper)
Lettermen Returning: 31
Lettermen Lost: 31
Offensive Alignment: Multiple Formation
Defensive Alignment: Multiple Formation
HEAD COACHES
Number of Coaches: 41
100+ Win Coaches: 1
Most Victories: 134 – George Welsh (1982-2000)
Best Winning Percentage: .727 – Art Guepe (1946-52)
Most Conference Wins: 85 – George Welsh
Longest Tenure: 19 seasons – George Welsh
Most Bowl Games: 12 – George Welsh
College Football Hall of Fame: 3 (Last in 2004)
Virginia Sports Hall of Fame: 1 (Last in 2009)
COACH TONY ELLIOTT
Seasons: 2022 will be his first season – Tony Elliott Bio
UVA Record: 0-0 (first season)
Overall Career Head Coaching Record: 0-0
Career Conference Record: 0-0
Career vs. Non-Conference Opponents: 0-0
Career vs. Ranked Opponents (AP poll): 0-0
UVA Record at Scott Stadium: 0-0 (first season)
UVA Record on the Road: 0-0 (first season)
UVA Record at Neutral Fields: 0-0 (first season)
Career Record in Bowl Games: 0-0 (first season)
Twitter: @Coach_TElliott
UVA ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS
Main Office Phone: (434) 982-5500
Fax: (434) 982-5525
Scott Stadium Press Box: (434) 296-5910, (434) 295-2453
Assistant AD for Media Relations: Jim Daves  Office: (434) 243-2467 Emailjimdaves@virginia.edu  Twitter: @JimDaves
Primary Contact for Football: Scott Fitzgerald  Office: (434) 924-9878  Email: s.fitzgerald@virginia.edu  Twitter: @ScottFitz11
Media Relations Mailing Address: P.O. Box 400853, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4853
Overnight Package Delivery: 295 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22904