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Virginia reverses ban on signs, banners after students protest

Updated: October 2, 2008, 3:46 PM ET
By Heather Dinich | ESPN.com

Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage reversed his earlier ban prohibiting signs, banners and flags at Cavaliers football games, the school announced on Thursday. The move was intended to garner greater support for a team floundering at the bottom of the ACC with a 1-3 record.

It comes just days after students reportedly threatened to wear blue instead of orange to Saturday's home game against Maryland as a sign of protest.

"The policy prohibiting signs, banners and flags in ...

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