Live Blog: #4 UVA basketball faces road test at #24 Maryland

ACC/Big Ten ChallengeChris Graham leads our live blog as fourth-ranked UVA (6-0) faces #24 Maryland (6-0) tonight in College Park, Md.

Broadcast Information

  • The Virginia-Maryland game will be televised on ESPN and streamed online on ACC Network Extra (WatchESPN.com) and broadcast on the Virginia Sports Radio Network, VirginiaSports.com and Virginia Sports app.
  • Live statistics will be located on VirginiaSports.com and the Virginia Sports app.

UVA Game Notes

  • UVA meets Maryland for the second time in the ACC/B1G Challenge.
  • UVA owns a nation-leading 24-game winning streak in November dating back to the 2015-16 season.
  • UVA captured its sixth consecutive Thanksgiving holiday tournament championship (Battle 4 Atlantis, NIT Season Tip-Off, Emerald Coast Classic, Charleston Classic, Barclays Center Classic and Corpus Christi Challenge).
  • UVA has started 6-0 for the third straight season and is 120-35 (.774) in non-conference action under Tony Bennett.
  • UVA meets its second ranked opponent of 2018-19 and is 32-31 against ranked opponents in the Bennett era (1-0 in 2018-19).
  • De’Andre Hunter is the reigning ACC Player of the Week.
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