Football Holds Final Preseason Scrimmage
Aug. 24, 1998
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Quarterback Aaron Brooks threw three touchdown passes to highlight the University of Virginia’s final preseason football scrimmage today.
Brooks connected on scoring tosses to Kevin Coffey, Demetrius Dotson and Anthony Southern.
Tailback Thomas Jones paced the rushing attack with 122 yards on 16 carries. He scored twice-on runs of one and 60 yards.
Three players caught four passes apiece-Casey Crawford, James Johnson and Chris Luzar.
Todd Braverman and David Greene both kicked 41-yard field goals.
Linebacker Donny Green led the way for the defense with nine tackles. Linebacker Wali Rainer had eight stops, including two behind the line of scrimmage. Defensive end Travis Griffith had two quarterback sacks and defensive back Tim Spruill had an interception.