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Strength vs. Strength: Virginia Pack-Line vs. Duke’s Bagley, Carter

Duke freshman Marvin Bagley III will hear his name called first in the June NBA draft. Virginia center Jack Salt will almost certainly be going pro in something other than sports.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia hosts North Carolina on Thursday

The Virginia women’s basketball team (13-7, 6-1 ACC) hosts North Carolina (14-6, 4-3 ACC) on Thursday, Jan. 25 at 7 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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#2 Virginia. #4 Duke. ‘Nuff said?

Virginia has the nation’s top-ranked defense. Duke has the second-best offense. Four Duke players rank in the top 9 of the ACC in offensive rating. Five Virginia players rank in the top 8 in the ACC in defensive rating.


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Postgame: Virginia coach Tony Bennett, UVA players on win over Clemson

Virginia coach Tony Bennett and UVA players Kyle Guy, Ty Jerome and Devon Hall talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 61-36 win over #18 Clemson on Tuesday.


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No Zay, no problem for #2 Virginia on defensive end

Virginia held #18 Clemson to 13 second-half points on 6-of-24 shooting in its 61-36 win Tuesday night. Most of that effort came with the nation’s best defensive player on the bench.


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Chris Graham, Scott German break down #2 Virginia win over Clemson

Chris Graham and Scott German break down #2 Virginia’s 61-36 win over #18 Clemson.


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#2 Virginia blasts #18 Clemson, 61-36

Second-ranked Virginia closed the first half on an 11-0 run to erase a seven-point deficit, then seized control with a 20-2 second half run, in defeating #18 Clemson, 61-36, on Tuesday.


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Live Blog: #2 Virginia hosts #18 Clemson in ACC Tuesday Night Hoops

AFP editor Chris Graham leads our live coverage as #2 Virginia (18-1, 7-0 ACC) hosts #18 Clemson (16-3, 5-2 ACC) Tuesday at 7 p.m.


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Game Notes: #2 Virginia hosts #18 Clemson on Tuesday

No. 2 Virginia (18-1, 7-0 ACC) hosts No. 18 Clemson (16-3, 5-2 ACC) in ACC men’s basketball action on Tuesday, Jan. 23. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m.


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Virginia remains #2 in AP Top 25

Virginia held the #2 spot in the Associated Press Top 25 for a second straight week. The ‘Hoos (18-1, 7-0 ACC) are on a 10-game winning streak after wins this past week on the road at Georgia Tech and Wake Forest.


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Game Preview: Clemson, minus Grantham, heads to #2 Virginia

Clemson faces its first test without injured forward Donte Grantham in probably the toughest environment possible – at second-ranked Virginia.


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How do you get Virginia freshman De’Andre Hunter more minutes?

Redshirt freshman Virginia guard De’Andre Hunter is averaging 17.2 minutes per game. If there was a way for him to average 40, it might not be enough.


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Postgame: Virginia coach Tony Bennett on win at Wake Forest

Virginia coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 59-49 win at Wake Forest on Sunday.


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Chris Graham, Scott German break down #2 Virginia’s win at Wake Forest

Chris Graham and Scott German break down #2 UVA’s 59-49 win over Wake Forest on Sunday, focusing on how defense travels, De’Andre Hunter is a difference-maker, and wishing aloud that Cory Alexander would get assigned to other games.


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#2 Virginia holds off gritty Wake Forest, wins 59-49

Second-ranked Virginia led Wake Forest by just one at the under-eight media timeout, but back-to-back threes by Devon Hall and De’Andre Hunter gave the ‘Hoos some breathing room, and UVA held on for a 59-49 win Sunday night in Winston-Salem.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia tops Virginia Tech, 61-52

The Virginia women’s basketball team (13-7, 6-1 ACC) picked up a 61-52 victory over Virginia Tech (13-6, 2-5 ACC) on Sunday (Jan. 21) at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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Live Blog: #2 UVA faces Wake Forest in ACC Sunday Night Hoops

AFP editor Chris Graham leads our live coverage as #2 UVA (17-1, 6-0 ACC) faces Wake Forest (8-10, 1-5 ACC) Sunday at 6 p.m. in Winston-Salem, N.C.


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Game Preview: #2 Virginia looks to keep rolling at Wake Forest on Sunday

This was supposed to be the year that Danny Manning took Wake Forest basketball to the next level. After a surprise NCAA Tournament appearance in 2017, though, this has been anything but a breakthrough year for Manning and the Demon Deacons.


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Game Notes: #2 Virginia back on the road Sunday at Wake Forest

No. 2 Virginia (17-1, 6-0 ACC) continues ACC men’s basketball game at Wake Forest (8-10, 1-5 ACC) on Sunday, Jan. 21. Tipoff at Joel Coliseum is set for 6 p.m.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia hosts Virginia Tech on Sunday

The Virginia women’s basketball team (12-7, 5-1 ACC) hosts Virginia Tech (13-6, 2-4 ACC) on Sunday, Jan. 21 at 12:30 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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How long can this new golden era of UVA basketball last?

Chris Graham and Scott German take a long view on UVA basketball on this special Street Knowledge, comparing the Ralph Sampson and Tony Bennett eras, the two golden eras, and wondering how long this new one can last.


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Defense, better rebounding, key #2 Virginia in win at Georgia Tech

This is a broken record, so, sorry, but, yes, defense keyed #2 Virginia in its win at Georgia Tech Thursday night.


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Postgame: Virginia coach Tony Bennett on win over Georgia Tech

Virginia coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 64-48 win at Georgia Tech Thursday night.


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Street Knowledge with Chris Graham: Breaking down UVA’s win at Georgia Tech

Chris Graham and Scott German offer analysis and commentary on #2 UVA’s 64-48 win at Georgia Tech Thursday night in Atlanta.


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#2 Virginia wins at Georgia Tech, 64-48

Second-ranked Virginia overcame a sluggish start to lead by nine at the half en route to a 64-48 win at Georgia Tech on Thursday.


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Live Blog: #2 Virginia faces Georgia Tech in ACC Thursday night action

Chris Graham leads our live blog as second-ranked Virginia (16-1, 5-0 ACC) faces Georgia Tech (10-7, 3-1 ACC) in ACC basketball action on Thursday.


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Street Knowledge with Chris Graham: UVA hoops, football, Mad About U

Chris Graham welcomes Jeff Fife to the podcast today, to talk some UVA basketball, break down the 2018 Virginia football schedule, and talk a little personal history, including the launch of ACC Nation, and the work on the book on the history of University Hall.


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Game Preview: #2 Virginia faces test at surprising Georgia Tech

That Georgia Tech team that lost at home to Grambling State and on the road at Wofford, and beat Bethune-Cookman at home by one? #2 Virginia doesn’t get that bunch.


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Street Knowledge with Chris Graham: Talking NASCAR with Rod Mullins

Chris Graham welcomes Rod Mullins to the podcast to talk the NASCAR beat. Topics include the latest on Danica Patrick getting a ride for Daytona, renovations at Martinsville impacting seats, proposed budget caps for NASCAR teams, and talk about Dale Earnhardt Jr. being part of a group interested in buying the NFL’s Carolina Panthers.


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Game Notes: #2 Virginia heads to Georgia Tech for ACC game on Thursday

No. 2 Virginia (16-1, 5-0 ACC) hits the road for a game an ACC men’s basketball game at Georgia Tech (10-7, 3-1 ACC) on Thursday, Jan. 18. Tipoff at McCamish Pavilion is set for 8 p.m.