Virginia congressman roots for alma mater in NCAA championship game

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WASHINGTON (Gray DC) -- Sporting his University of Virginia tie, Rep. Denver Riggleman (R-Va.), a UVA grad, says he is excited about Monday night's NCAA championship game against Texas Tech.

"I just want everyone to know, we're going to win. I have no doubt," said Riggleman.

Riggleman has several UVA items in his office, including his diploma, a helmet, and a ball.

Riggleman has also has a friendly wager with Rep. Jodey Arrington (R-TX), a Texas Tech alum. Whoever loses will have to shoot a congratulatory video, wearing gear of the opposing team, and send it to the opposing team’s coach.