He was a hit in the lobby of Virginia's hotel at last season's Gator Bowl, and he offers performances on campus during meals and between classes.
"I play a lot of my own stuff," Verica said. "Technically I'm not the most sound guy. I don't know how to read music. … I just kind of play what sounds good and people normally like it, so I guess that's a good sign. … It's relaxing, it's fun, it's definitely therapeutic in a sense."