Athletic Department

Athletic Department: C. David Robbins

C. David Robbins

Year Inducted: 1998
Category: Football


- Football end, 1964-65
- All-State and All-Carolinas Conference, 1965
- Led conference with 36 receptions for 675 yards in 1965
- Had touchdown catches of 77 and 84 yards
- Made 50 career catches for 1,003 yards and 11 touchdowns
- Has share of school record - 3 TD catches in one game (vs. Lenoir-Rhyne, 1964)
- His 675 receiving yards in 1965 are third most in school history for one season
- His 23.4 yards per catch average is third best in school history for one season (1964)
_ Basketball, 1963-1965, scoring 152 points
- Member of Carolinas Conference track champs, 1964-65
- Led conference in 880 run, 1965 (also participated in 100, 220 and mile relay)
- Head basketball coach at Virginia Union, 1978-present
- Career coaching record at Virginia Union, 489-121 (.802)
- Of 20 seasons at VU, 19 winning seasons
- Coached VU to NCAA II national championships (1980, 1992)
- Coached VU to nine CIAA championships, five NCAA regional titles and four Final Four apperances
- His teams at VU have won 20-plus games a total of 17 times
- Coached Thomas Jefferson H.S. (Va.) to the 3-A state championship in 1975

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

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January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

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January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

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January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

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January 12

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

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January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

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January 17

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

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January 20

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

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January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)

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January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

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January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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