1917–18 University of Virginia men's basketball team

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1917–18 University of Virginia men's basketball
Conference South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1917–18 record 7–1 (5–1 SAIAA)
Head coach Henry Lannigan (13th season)
Home arena Fayerweather Gymnasium
Seasons

The 1917–18 University of Virginia men's basketball team represented the University of Virginia during the 1917–18 NCAA men's basketball season. The team was led by thirteenth-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 17
no, no
Richmond W 41–15  1–0
(1–0)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
January 25*
no, no
Elon W 29–15  2–0
(1–0)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
January 28
no, no
VMI W 49–5  3–0
(2–0)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
February 2
no, no
VMI W 31–20  4–0
(3–0)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
February 13
no, no
at Duke W 17–39  5–0
(4–0)
 
Lexington, VA
February 14
no, no
North Carolina L 26–25  5–1
(4–1)
 
Lynchburg, VA
February 19*
no, no
vs. Tennessee W 37–32  6–1
(4–1)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
February 22
no, no
Tennessee W 19–30  7–1
(5–1)
Fayerweather Gymnasium 
Charlottesville, VA
*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.