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Three-point shooting boosts UVA women’s basketball over Boston College, 68-56

The UVA women’s basketball team (13-4, 3-1 ACC) earned a 68-56 victory over Boston College (8-9, 0-4 ACC) on Thursday (Jan. 15) at John Paul Jones Arena.


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UVA women’s basketball hosts Boston College on Thursday

The UVA women’s basketball team (12-4, 2-1 ACC) hosts Boston College (8-8, 0-3 ACC) on Thursday, Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena.


Scott German: UVA basketball passes first semester with solid A grade

Second-ranked UVA received its first-semester grade Tuesday in front of a near-capacity crowd at John Paul Jones Arena. Passing the midpoint of the 2014-15 regular season, the Cavaliers earned its A after a nearly flawless second-half performance in a 65-42 win over Clemson.


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#2 UVA claws Clemson, 65-42

Second-ranked UVA needed a half to get its bearings straight. The Cavs outscored Clemson 29-6 in the opening 11:35 of the second half to break open a close game and coasted from there to a 65-42 win over the Tigers in front of a sellout crowd at the John Paul Jones Arena Tuesday night.


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Live Blog: #2 UVA hosts Clemson in ACC play

Second-ranked UVA (15-0, 3-0 ACC) hosts ACC rival Clemson (9-6, 1-2 ACC) in ACC action on Tuesday at 8 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will lead a live blog during tonight’s game with score updates, in-game stats, analysis and more.


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Game Notes: #2 UVA basketball hosts Clemson on Tuesday

No. 2 UVA (15-0, 3-0 ACC) hosts Clemson (9-6, 1-2 ACC) in ACC action on Tuesday, Jan. 13. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 8 p.m.


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Game Notes: #3 UVA basketball on the road at #13 Notre Dame

Third-ranked UVA (14-0, 2-0 ACC) plays at No. 13 Notre Dame (15-1, 3-0 ACC) in a key ACC showdown on Saturday, Jan. 10. Tipoff at Purcell Pavilion is set for 6 p.m.


Late free throws lift UVA women’s basketball past Wake Forest, 72-70

The UVA women’s basketball team (12-3, 2-0 ACC) earned a 72-70 victory over Wake Forest (9-7, 0-2 ACC) on Thursday (Jan. 8) at John Paul Jones Arena.


Breaking down #3 UVA win over N.C. State

Third-ranked UVA used a 10-0 second-half run to pull away to a 61-51 win over N.C. State on Wednesday. Augusta Free Press UVA beat writers Chris Graham and Scott German break down the game from the John Paul Jones Arena.


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Third-ranked UVA outlasts N.C. State, 61-51

A 10-0 UVA second-half run broke open a tight game, and the third-ranked Cavs were able to shake off a pesky N.C. State, 61-51, Wednesday night at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesvillem, Va.


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Live Blog: #3 UVA basketball hosts N.C. State

Third-ranked UVA (13-0, 1-0 ACC) hosts N.C. State (11-4, 2-0 ACC) in ACC action on Wednesday. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be courtside at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville with score updates, commentary, analysis and more.


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UVA-Florida State men’s basketball game sold out

The UVA men’s basketball game against Florida State on Sunday, Feb. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena is sold out. The sellout marks Virginia’s seventh of the season, its most since selling out eight games in 2007-08.


#3 UVA basketball opens home ACC slate Wednesday vs. N.C. State

No. 3 UVA (13-0, 1-0 ACC) hosts NC State (11-4, 2-0 ACC) in its ACC home opener on Wednesday, Jan. 7. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m.


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#3 UVA basketball opens ACC play at Miami on Saturday

No. 3 UVA (12-0) opens ACC action at Miami (10-3) on Saturday, Jan. 3. Tipoff at BankUnited Center is set for 5:30 p.m.


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AFP editor Chris Graham recaps #3 UVA win over Davidson

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham recaps the 83-72 win for #3 UVA over Davidson on Tuesday at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


#3 UVA rallies, downs Davidson, 83-72

Davidson led by as many as 12 points in the first half. Then third-ranked UVA went big. Anthony Gill scored a season-high 25 points, 19 in the second half on 8-of-9 shooting from the field, and the Cavs improved to 12-0 with an 83-72 win over the Wildcats before a sellout crowd at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va., on Tuesday.


Live Blog: #3 UVA basketball hosts Davidson

Third-ranked UVA (11-0) hosts Davidson (9-1) Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at JPJ to lead a live blog with score updates, commentary, analysis and more.


#3 UVA basketball closes out nonconference schedule vs. Davidson

No. 3 UVA (11-0) closes out non-conference regular season action against Davidson (9-1) on Tuesday, Dec. 30. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 6 p.m. The game is sold out.


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UVA women’s basketball falls to Davidson, 67-57

The UVA women’s basketball team (9-3) lost at home for the first time this season, falling 67-57 to Davidson (4-8) in the first day of the Cavalier Classic Presented by Holiday Inn University Area tournament at John Paul Jones Arena.


UVA-Davidson basketball game sold out

The Virginia men’s basketball game against Davidson on Tuesday, Dec. 30 at 6 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena is sold out. The sellout marks Virginia’s sixth of the season and most since selling out seven contests during the 2007-08 season.


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Two UVA teams ready to make run for national titles?

The fifth-ranked UVA basketball team is already 11 games into its march toward the NCAA Tournament. This week, the Virginia baseball team, still a few weeks away from the start of its season, was ranked third in the preseason Collegiate Baseball poll.


UVA women’s basketball blows past hapless Howard, 74-53

The UVA women’s basketball team (9-2) closed out a three-game week with a 74-53 victory over Howard (1-11) on Sunday (Dec. 21) at John Paul Jones Arena.


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Scott German: UVA dominance built on defense

The Tony Bennett era at Virginia is in its sixth season. From his introductory press conference in April 2009, the emphasis,of UVA basketball has been the striving for defensive perfection.


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Game Notes: #6 UVA basketball dominates Harvard

Harvard’s one first-half field goal Sunday at UVA tied the NCAA record for fewest made field goals in a half in the shot clock era (Savannah State, one second-half field goal at Kansas State on Jan. 7, 2008)


Cavalanche: #6 UVA pulverizes Harvard, 76-27

Sixth-ranked UVA held Havard to one field goal in the first 20 minutes, led 39-8 at the break and sent a statement to the nation in a 76-27 evisceration of the Crimson on Sunday before a sellout crowd at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.