1915–16 University of Virginia men's basketball team

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1915–16 University of Virginia men's basketball
Conference South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1915–16 record 11–2 (5–1 SAIAA)
Head coach Henry Lannigan (11th season)
Home arena Fayerweather Gymnasium
Seasons

The 1915–16 University of Virginia men's basketball team represented the University of Virginia during the 1915–16 NCAA men's basketball season. The team was led by eleventh-year head coach Henry Lannigan, and played their home games at Fayerweather Gymnasium in Charlottesville, Virginia. Now known as the Virginia Cavaliers, the team did not have an official nickname prior to 1923.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date
time, TV
Opponent Result Record Site
city, state
Regular season
January 15
no, no
George Washington W 51–25  1–0
(1–0)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
January 17*
no, no
West Virginia W 38–21  2–0
(1–0)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
January 19
no, no
Richmond W 58–23  3–0
(2–0)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
January 22
no, no
Catholic L 11–21  3–1
(2–1)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
January 29*
no, no
VMI W 39–26  4–1
(2–1)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
February 5*
no, no
vs. Washington and Lee W 29–24  5–1
(2–1)
 
Lynchburg, VA
February 7
no, no
vs. North Carolina W 30–24  6–1
(3–1)
 
Richmond, VA
February 9*
no, no
Virginia Tech W 30–14  7–1
(3–1)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
February 11*
no, no
Duke W 34–31  8–1
(3–1)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
February 14*
no, no
West Virginia Wesleyan W 47–20  9–1
(3–1)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
February 23*
no, no
at Navy L 26–35  9–2
(3–1)
Dahlgren Hall 
Annapolis, MD
February 24
no, no
at George Washington W 26–20  10–2
(4–1)
 
Washington, DC
February 25
no, no
at Catholic W 33–18  11–2
(5–1)
 
Washington, DC
*Non-conference game. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time.

[2] [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Virginia Cavalier Traditions". TheSabre. Retrieved 12 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "2014–15 Virginia Men's Basketball Factbook" (PDF). VIRGINIASPORTS.COM - The University of Virginia Official Athletic Site. p. 92. Retrieved 12 December 2014. 
  3. ^ "All-Time Results". VIRGINIASPORTS.COM - The University of Virginia Official Athletic Site. Retrieved 6 January 2015.