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Waynesboro Sheriff Joe Harris seeks fifth term

Waynesboro Sheriff Joe Harris Jr. will be seeking re-election in November. Harris has served as sheriff for 17 years.

Joe Harris signs with Brooklyn Nets: Report

The Vertical is reporting that UVA alum Joe Harris has signed a free-agent deal with the Brooklyn Nets.

Virginia alum Joe Harris traded, waived

Tuesday was a whirlwind day for former Virginia guard Joe Harris, who woke up a Cleveland Cavalier, had surgery, was traded to the Orlando Magic, and went to bed looking for a job.

Virginia alum Joe Harris set for surgery, likely out for the season

Second-year Cleveland Cavaliers guard Joe Harris will undergo surgery on his right foot next week and is expected to miss the rest of the season.

UVA alum Joe Harris headed to NBA Finals

Cleveland finished off a four-game sweep of the #1 seed Atlanta Hawks in the Eastern Conference Finals with a blowout win on Tuesday night. It was such a blowout that little-used rookie Joe Harris got in with six minutes to go, enough time for the UVA alum to score seven points and dish out an assist while running the offense at the point.

First semester grades: How is UVA basketball doing at the break?

UVA basketball began the 2014-2015 season ranked in the Top 10. So you probably expected the ‘Hoos to be 9-0 and ranked fifth. It wasn’t a hard road there, but neither was it a given.

‘Hoos stepping up to fill void left by Joe Harris, Akil Mitchell at UVA?

The big question for UVA basketball coming into the 2014-2015 season had to do with who would step up to fill the voids left by the graduations of Joe Harris and Akil Mitchell.

The secret sauce behind the Cavalanche

It’s part of the secret sauce to the Cavalanche that hard-nosed defense and a ruthlessly efficient, yet patient, offense go hand-in-hand.

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Step forward: UVA basketball looks to build on success

As a freshman in 2011-2012, UVA guard Malcolm Brogdon showed flashes of the brilliance that was to come, putting in a season-high 16 points in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge against #14 Michigan and scoring in double figures in three ACC games.

Video: UVA’s Joe Harris goes to Cleveland in NBA Draft

Former NBA Draftees Julius Hodge and Cory Alexander and former UNC player Jason Capel discuss UVA star Joe Harris being selected 33rd overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers while hanging out at the ACC Digital Network Players Draft Party.

UVA alum Joe Harris selected in NBA Draft by … the Cavaliers

Former UVA All-Atlantic Coast Conference performer Joe Harris was selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the second round of the 2014 NBA Draft on Thursday (June 26) night. Harris was the 33rd overall pick of the draft.

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Morgan Brian, Joe Harris named UVa’s top athletes

Morgan Brian (women’s soccer) and Joe Harris (men’s basketball) were honored as Virginia’s top female and male athletes for the 2013-14 academic year at UVa’s annual awards dinneron Monday (April 28) at John Paul Jones Arena.

Video: Breakdown of UVa. basketball player Joe Harris first pitch

ACC Baseball Weekly goes station-to-station with all the news around the Atlantic Coast Conference. This week, ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel analyzes UVA basketball star Joe Harris’ pitching mechanics, discusses a record-setting game for NC State’s Carlos Rodon, and gives you the walk-off stat of the week.

UVa.’s Joe Harris out of three-point competition due to academic obligations

UVa. senior guard Joe Harris (Chelan, Wash.) has withdrawn from the 2014 State Farm College 3-Point Championship due to academic obligations.

UVa.’s Joe Harris selected for State Farm College Three-Point Championship

UVa. senior shooting guard Joe Harris (Chelan, Wash.) has been selected to participate in the 2014 State Farm College 3-Point Championship, announced Tuesday (April 1) by Intersport.

Interview: Joe Harris

UVa. senior guard Joe Harris talks with reporters after the #1 seed Cavs lost 61-59 to Michigan State in the Sweet 16 on March 28 in Madison Square Garden in New York.

Notes, Quotes and Comments: UVa. falls in the Sweet 16

Postgame notes and the transcript from the press conference with UVa. coach Tony Bennett and players Joe Harris, AKil Mitchell and Malcolm Brogdon.

Video: UVa.’s Tony Bennett, Joe Harris emotional after Sweet 16 loss

UVa. coach Tony Bennett and Joe Harris address the media after Virginia’s tough loss in the Sweet 16. Harris talks about how special it was to play at Madison Square Garden while Bennett explains the mark his seniors left on the program.

#1 seed UVa. comes up short in Sweet 16 to Michigan State, 61-59

A late 7-0 UVa. run tied the game with 1:53 left, but Michigan State made the big plays down the stretch, and got the benefit of a controversial no-call, and the fourth-seeded Spartans advanced to the Elite Eight with a 61-59 win over the top-seeded Cavaliers Friday night in Madison Square Garden in New York.

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‘Hoos going to the Sweet 16! #1 UVa. dominates #8 Memphis, 78-60

So much for what the experts had to say about UVa. letting teams stay in games. The top-seeded Cavaliers closed out the first half on a 16-2 run to open up a 15-point halftime lead, and #8 seed Memphis never mounted a serious threat thereafter as Virginia rolled to a 78-60 win Sunday night in Raleigh, N.C.

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Video: UVa. advances to Sweet 16

UVa. advances to its first Sweet 16 since 1995 with a 78-60 win against Memphis on Sunday. JR Reid joins ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel to break down the game. JR and Jeff discuss the great performances from Joe Harris and Anthony Gill, the upcoming matchup with Michigan State, plus more!

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NCAA Tournament Preview: #1 UVa. vs. #8 Memphis

No. 1 seed UVa. (29-6) will play No. 8 seed Memphis (24-9) in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, March 23. Tipoff at PNC Arena (19,700) is set for approximately 8:40 p.m.

Interview: Joe Harris of UVa. talks NCAA Tournament

UVa, basketball player Joe Harris talks with reporters about the team’s upcoming NCAA Tournament game with Memphis.

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Video: UVa. ready for Coastal Carolina in NCAA Tournament

Tony Bennett, Joe Harris, and Akil Mitchell talked with the media on Thursday, one day ahead of UVa’s second-round NCAA Tournament opener against Coastal Carolina.

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NCAA Tournament: #1 seed UVa. to face #16 seed Coastal Carolina

No. 1 seed UVa. (28-6) will play No. 16 seed Coastal Carolina (21-12) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, March 21. Tipoff at PNC Arena (19,700) 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.

That just happened: Tony Bennett out-coached Coach K

Coach K, Mike Krzyzewski, seemed to have the upper hand. His star one-and-done forward, Jabari Parker, was eating UVa.’s lunch and making a run at dinner.

Video: One on One with Joe Harris

ACC Tournament MVP Joe Harris joins ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel after Virginia’s victory against Duke. Harris talks about how special it is for the program to win a title, and what it means to win a championship during his senior year.

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.


#1 seed UVa. faces #3 seed Duke in ACC Tournament Championship

No. 1 seed UVa. (27-6) will play No. 3 seed Duke (26-7) in the 61st annual ACC Tournament final on Sunday, March 16. Tipoff at Greensboro Coliseum (23,500) is set for 1 p.m.

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Podcast: UVA-Pitt ACC Tournament Postgame

Audio from the postgame press conference with UVa. coach Tony Bennett and seniors Joe Harris and Akil Mitchell after the Cavs’ 51-48 win over Pitt in the ACC Tournament semifinals on Saturday in Greensboro, N.C.

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#1 UVa. holds off #5 Pitt, 51-48, to advance to ACC Tournament final

Top seed UVa. seemed ready to run away from #5 Pitt. It ended up being the Wahoo defense that sent the program to its first ACC Tournament final in 20 years.

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Preview: #1 UVa. faces #5 Pitt in ACC Tournament semifinals

No. 1 seed UVa. (26-6) will play No. 5 seed Pittsburgh (25-8) in the 61st Annual ACC Tournament semifinals on Saturday, March 15. Tipoff at Greensboro Coliseum (23,500) is set for 1 p.m.

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Notes, Quotes and Comments: UVa. defeats Florida State in the ACC Tournament

Interviews with UVa. coach Tony Bennett, Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton and more following Virginia’s 64-51 win over FSU in the 2014 ACC Tournament on Friday.

Interview: UVa.’s Joe Harris

UVa. basketball player Joe Harris talks with Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham and other reporters after the Cavs’ 64-51 win over Florida State in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals.

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#1 seed UVa. rolls past #9 Florida State, 64-51

#1 seed UVa. broke open a close game in the second half to post a 64-51 win over #9 seed Florida State on Friday in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals.

Press Conference: UVa. basketball coach Tony Bennett

Transcript from UVa. basketball coach Tony Bennett’s pre-ACC Tournament press conference.

UVa.’s Malcolm Brogdon named to coaches’ All-ACC first team

UVa redshirt sophomore guard Malcolm Brogdon (Norcross, Ga.) was named to the 2013-14 Coaches All-Atlantic Coast Conference First Team and senior guard Joe Harris (Chelan, Wash.) was named to the Coaches All-ACC Second Team, announced Monday (March 10).

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Postgame Notes, Video: Maryland 75, #5 UVa. 69, OT

UVa. played its first overtime game of the season. Today’s game marked the third straight season the regular-season finale between Maryland and Virginia went to overtime

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Maryland upsets #5 UVa. in overtime, 75-69

Maryland erased an early nine-point deficit, then almost blew a sure win at the end of regulation before seizing control in the final minute of overtime to upset #5 UVa., 75-69, on Sunday in the ACC finale for Comcast Center in College Park, Md.

Chris Graham: My 2014 All-ACC Basketball Team

I’ve had to change my approach to voting for All-ACC basketball teams this year. My old approach was to say that if I didn’t see you have a good game, then I didn’t care what your overall stats said, I wasn’t voting you first team.