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Chicago Bound: AFP to follow UVA to Sweet 16


march madness final four 2016Top seed UVA is headed to Chicago for the Sweet 16 – and Augusta Free Press is on the Road to the Final Four with the Cavaliers!

Virginia (28-7) will play #4 seed Iowa State (23-11) Friday night at 7:10 p.m. at the United Center in Chicago. The ‘Hoos are two wins away from their first Final Four since 1984.

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham and staff writer Scott German have been courtside with UVA basketball all season long – from Charlottesville to the ACC Tournament in Washington, D.C., to the opening rounds of the NCAA Tournament in Raleigh this past weekend.

The AFP team is on a mission to Chicago this week, and you can be along for the ride.

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