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The University of Virginia is home to the athletic teams known as the Virginia Cavaliers, also known as the Wahoos or Hoos. Playing in NCAA Division I/FBS in the Atlantic Coast Conference since 1953, the Cavaliers have ranked among the top 5 teams nationally across multiple sports over the years.
Virginia football has made its home at Scott Stadium since 1931, and currently seats over 61,500 fans. The official name of the venue is the Carl Smith Center, Home of David A. Harrison III Field at Scott Stadium - it's easy to see why fans so often shorten it to its nickname. The stadium sits on the grounds at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, west of Brown College and east of Hereford College. The Virginia Cavaliers football program was established in 1888, and holds a widely-attended annual game vs. the North Carolina Tar Heels famously called the "South's Oldest Rivalry." Virginia football holds high interest for fans in the modern era, and has produced a number of famous players and coaches, including dozens of NFL players.
John Paul Jones Arena is home to Virginia Cavaliers basketball, and opened in 2006. As of January 2017, Virginia held the ACC's longest winning streak in the institution's history, and longest streak as an AP Top 25 ranked team. Over 14,500 fans attend home games, and have cheered on Cavaliers basketball to years of exciting achievements.