Students, faculty and others gathered to remember Devin Chandler, Lavel Davis Jr. and D'Sean Perry.
Internet rapper Silva had posted concerning messages on social media hours before the deadly shooting at the University of Virginia.
"[Three] great players..." teammate Terrell Jones tweeted. "But 3 even better great men off the field."
The suspected shooter, Christopher Darnell Jones, was taken into custody on Monday afternoon, police said.
"It was gun violence," a gun safety advocate said in response. "Glenn, call it what it is."
The suspected shooter has been apprehended, University of Virginia Police Chief Tim Longo said.
"He had potential to be a day two pick and could have been a special talent," one analyst told Newsweek.
The suspect is now in custody after a shooting left three UVA football players dead and two other students wounded.
Police have urged students to remain sheltered in place while a manhunt continues for the suspected gunman.
Police identified the suspect as Christopher Darnell Jones, a student at the University of Virginia.
The Charlottesville-based rapper worried many people with his seemingly threatening behavior toward the University of Virginia amid the shooting.
Students have been urged to shelter in place as authorities seek a suspect who is "armed and dangerous."
We are all heirs of the work Jefferson and our Founding Fathers did in the 18th century. But like any inheritance, it's easy to squander.
The office for GOP Attorney General Jason Miyares denied suggestions the top lawyer was dismissed from the role over his work on the Capitol attack.
The University of Virginia student's mother purchased the ticket and choose the numbers, which all matched the winning numbers.
"If evangelicals don't change, they pose an existential crisis," Anthea Butler said.
"I just had an amazing idea," Tina Fey, a UVA alum, says in a new public-service annoucement. "Stop doing that."
This isn't the only statue on the University of Virginia's campus that's come under fire recently.
Former President Thomas Jefferson's legacy as both the author of the Declaration of Independence and a slaveholder has called into question if and how he should be honored.
"Social class shapes the attitudes that people hold about their abilities, and that in turn has important implications for how class hierarchies perpetuate from one generation to the next."
O'Rourke also compared the Green New Deal to the Great Depression while campaigning at the University of Virginia.
"It is clear that I am not alone in my feelings about our team going to the Trump White House."
"UVA welcomes open and civil discourse on such important issues. However, acts of vandalism do not contribute to meaningful discussion."
Jesse Matthew Jr., of Charlottesville, was the last person seen with her and could face the death penalty if convicted.
He departs about eight months after an article on an alleged campus gang rape was published under his leadership.
"A Rape on Campus" began to unravel soon after it was published on Nov. 19, 2014 in "Rolling Stone." Now, police say there's no evidence to support the account of a brutal gang rape contained in the story.
After Rolling Stone published a story about an alleged assault of a freshman woman by seven men, all fraternities will be suspended until January.