3
Seasons in which 7'4" Virginia center and Harrisonburg native
Ralph Sampson was named national college player of the year.

4
Weight classes in which 1984 Olympic lightweight boxing champ
Pernell Whitaker of Norfolk won pro titles.

6
Points scored by Alexandria's Earl Lloyd on Oct. 31, 1950, when
he became the first African-American to play in the NBA.

154
Combined height in inches of ex-Virginia hoops stars Heather and
Heidi Burge, whom the Guinness Book of World Records named the
tallest female twins ever.

1893
Year in which the South's oldest small-college football rivalry
began, between Virginia's Hampden-Sydney and Randolph-Macon.