For the past two years, UVA engineering students have been giving the#UVAFB coaching staff input derived from unique data analytics models they have created as part of yearlong capstone projects. Every week during the academic year, two teams of fourth-year students – working under the direction of systems and information engineering professor Bill Scherer – head to the football program’s offices at the McCue Center to share their findings with a grateful UVA coaching staff. Read more about the Hooball program here.

Price is Right

Here is your MUST READ for this holiday weekend by Matthew Stanmyre of NJ.com. #UVABASE commit Billy Price, a left-handed pitcher from New Jersey, was diagnosed Feb. 23 with diffuse large B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a form of cancer that attacks the immune system. He hasn’t let this diagnosis take down his dream of playing baseball.