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Press Conference: UVA after win over Belmont in the NCAA Tournament

UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Malcolm Brogdon and Anthony Gill talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 79-67 win over Belmont on Friday in the NCAA Tournament East Regional in Charlotte, N.C.


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UVA Sports Today looks at Cavs’ NCAA Tournament bracket

Did UVA get shorted with the #2 seed in the East Regional? Does it matter? The UVA Sports Today podcast breaks down the brackets with a focus on Virginia, starting with Friday’s second-round game with #15 seed Belmont.


Fishburne postgrad basketball opens with 125-87 win over Rio Grande

A 19-4 run to close out the first half gave Fishburne separation, and the Caissons coasted from there in posting a 125-87 victory over Rio Grande in the postgraduate team’s season opener Friday.


Sweet 16 Blog: #1 UVa. vs #4 Michigan State

Augusta Free Press is in Madison Square Garden in New York City for the Sweet 16 East Regional semifinal between #1 UVa. (30-6) and #4 Michigan State (28-8). Tipoff is scheduled for 9:57 p.m.


AFP in MSG: Augusta Free Press follows UVa. to Sweet 16 in Madison Square Garden

#1 East Regional seed UVa. is on its way to the World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden in New York City, and Augusta Free Press will be at the mecca of basketball to follow the ‘Hoos in their Sweet 16 matchup with #4 seed Michigan State.


Sweet 16 Preview: #1 UVa. vs. #4 Michigan State

No. 1 seed UVa. (30-6) plays No. 4 seed Michigan State (28-8) in an NCAA East Regional semifinal on Friday, March 28 in New York. Tipoff at Madison Square Garden (18,200) is set for approximately 9:57 p.m.


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#1 seed UVa. to play #4 seed Michigan State in Sweet 16

No. 1 seed UVa. (30-6) will play No. 4 seed Michigan State (28-8) in the semifinals of the East Region on Friday, March 28 at Madison Square Garden in New York. Tipoff is set for approximately 9:57 p.m. ET and the game will be televised on TBS.


Interview: UVa.’s Anthony Gill on NCAA Tournament win over Memphis

UVa. basketball player Anthony Gill talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 78-60 win over Memphis in the East Regional on Sunday in Raleigh, N.C.


Interview: UVa.’s London Perrantes talks win over Memphis

UVa. basketball player London Perrantes talks with Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham after the Cavs’ 78-60 win over Memphis in the East Regional on Sunday in Raleigh, N.C.


Interview: UVa.’s Malcolm Brogdon on NCAA run

UVa. basketball player Malcolm Brogdon talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 78-60 win over Memphis in the East Regional on Sunday in Raleigh, N.C.


Interview: UVa. forward Evan Nolte on Memphis win

UVa. basketball player Evan Nolte talks with Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham after the Cavs’ 78-60 win over Memphis in the East Regional on Sunday in Raleigh, N.C.


Interview: UVa.’s Akil Mitchell talks Sweet 16

UVa. basketball player Akil Mitchell talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 78-60 win over Memphis in the East Regional on Sunday in Raleigh, N.C.


What UVa. fans need to know about Memphis

#1 East Regional seed UVa. (29-6) faces #8 seed Memphis (24-9) Sunday in the third round of the 2014 NCAA Tournament.


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#1 UVa. survives scare from #16 Coastal Carolina, 70-59

A #1 seed has never lost to a #16 seed. That fact was weighing upon East Regional top seed UVa. as it dealt with an unexpected big first-half deficit to #16 seed Coastal Carolina.


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NCAA Tournament Blog: #1 UVa. vs. 16 Coastal Carolina

Augusta Free Press is at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., tonight for the second round game in the 2014 NCAA Tournament between #1 East Regional seed UVa. (28-6) and No. 16 seed Coastal Carolina (21-12). Tipoff is set for approximately 9:25 p.m.


Build your winning team: The UVa. basketball blueprint

It didn’t take Coach K to put in perspective what Tony Bennett has been able to do in turning the UVa. basketball program around, but having a guy with four national championships and two Olympic gold medals to his credit pointing it out doesn’t hurt.


Augusta Free Press in the Big Dance: Your home for UVa. basketball in the NCAA Tournament

Augusta Free Press will follow the #1 East Regional seed UVa. basketball team as far as the ‘Hoos go in the 2014 NCAA Tournament – to Raleigh, Madison Square Garden and all the way to AT&T Stadium in Dallas, if that’s where things end up.


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Virginia Tech fires basketball coach James Johnson after just two seasons

James Johnson was fired as the head coach of the Virginia Tech basketball program, after the Hokies turned in the program’s worst season in 59 years.


The Champs Are Here! UVa. tops Duke in ACC Tournament Final

With 5:50 to go, Joe Harris found Malcolm Brogdon on a pretty backdoor cut and pass for an easy layup that gave top seed UVa. a 55-53 lead over #3 seed Duke.