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UVA’s London Perrantes to compete in Reese’s College All-Star Game

UVA senior London Perrantes (Los Angeles) has been selected to play in the 2017 Reese’s Division I College All-Star Game.


Inside the Numbers: As London Perrantes goes, so goes UVA

London Perrantes needs some help. The riddle is figuring out where it’s going to come from.


Video: London Perrantes clutch for #19 UVA in win at Clemson

UVA guard London Perrantes was huge late for the Cavaliers in their 77-73 win over Clemson. Perrantes had a season-high 25 points.


London Perrantes is the kind of guy you want leading you into battle

Scott German and I were doing a Facebook Live recap of the 72-32 UVA win over St. Francis Brooklyn when we saw something we’d never seen before.


UVA point guard London Perrantes named to Cousy Award Watch List

UVA senior point guard London Perrantes was one of 20 players named to the watch list for the 2017 Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award


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Press Conference: UVA basketball at the Sweet 16

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Malcolm Brogdon, Anthony Gill and London Perrantes talk with reporters in Chicago on the eve of the Midwest Regional.


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Strong start: Top seed UVA takes care of business

Top seed UVA had been in this position before. As a top seed in 2014, the Cavs trailed #16 seed Coastal Carolina by 10 points in the first half and had to rally to win.


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Video: Interviews with Virginia players following win over Miami at ACC Tournament

Virginia players Malcolm Brogdon, Anthony Gill, London Perrantes and Evan Nolte talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 73-68 win over Miami in the 2016 ACC Tournament semifinals.


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Press Conference: Virginia coach Tony Bennett at the ACC Tournament

Virginia coach Tony Bennett and players Malcolm Brogdon and London Perrantes talk with reporters after the Cavs defeated Miami, 73-68, on Friday in the ACC Tournament.


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Malcolm Brogdon first to win POY, defense honors from ACC media, coaches

Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon was named Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year by the ACC coaches on Monday.


Virginia Cavaliers Brogdon, Gill, Perrantes earn ACC nods

Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) was named 2016 Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year,


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Darius Thompson steps up to fill role for #10 Virginia

You never want to lose a guy to injury or illness, but #10 Virginia has been able to make the most of a bad situation, to the betterment of sophomore Darius Thompson.


Virginia point guard London Perrantes out following appendectomy

Virginia junior guard London Perrantes (Los Angeles, Calif.) has been ruled out for No. 10 Virginia’s Big Ten/ACC Challenge game at Ohio State on Tuesday (Dec. 1) after having an appendectomy on Sunday (Nov. 29).


UVA Basketball Media Day: Cavs not shying away from weight of expectations

UVA basketball is getting used to high expectations. That comes with putting up back-to-back ACC regular-season championships and 30-win seasons. But coach Tony Bennett, talking with reporters at the program’s media day on Wednesday, made it clear that his focus is on a different set of expectations.


The broken pinky that turned UVA basketball’s season

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett had a choice forced upon him by a random contact between hand and pinky finger six weeks prior.


Video: UVA at full strength for NCAA Tournament?

Jeff Fischel and the ACCDN team is in Charlotte covering the UVA road to Indianapolis and the story of the day was Justin Anderson’s readiness for the start of the NCAA Tournament. 2-seed Virginia takes on 15-seed Belmont Friday and Anderson, London Perrantes and Tony Bennett expect the Cavaliers to be at full strength.


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UVA Notebook: Cavs ready for March Madness

Slow starts: Syracuse and Louisville each jumped out to quick double-digit leads over third-ranked UVA in games last week. Coach Tony Bennett noted after the Louisville game Saturday night that his team can’t afford to continue come out of the gate as sluggish as it has been of late.


Video: Interviews with UVA basketball players Anthony Gill, London Perrantes, Malcolm Brogdon

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham and writer Jerry Carter talk with UVA basketball players Anthony Gill, London Perrantes and Malcolm Brogdon on the eve of the third-ranked Cavs’ appearance in the 2015 ACC Tournament.


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Interviews: UVA basketball players Darion Atkins, Malcolm Brogdon, London Perrantes, Anthony Gill

UVA basketball players Darion Atkins, Malcolm Brogdon, London Perrantes and Anthony Gill talk with reporters after the second-ranked Cavs defeated Virginia Tech, 69-57, in ACC basketball action on Saturday.


Video: UVA backcourt leads Cavs to win over Virginia Tech

UVA guards London Perrantes and Malcolm Brogdon combined for an outstanding game against Virginia Tech. Perrantes scored 11 points and added 6 assists while playing with a broken nose, and Brogdon led the Hoos with 19 points and 8 rebounds.


London Perrantes day-to-day with broken nose, mild concussion

UVA sophomore point guard London Perrantes (Los Angeles, Calif.) suffered a broken nose and mild concussion as a result of a collision with teammate Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) in the second half of the Cavaliers’ 51-41 win over Florida State on Sunday (Feb. 22). Perrantes’ status is day-to-day.


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Wounded warriors: UVA basketball dealing with glut of injuries

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett expects to know later in the day on Monday if he will have point guard London Perrantes for the second-ranked Cavs’ game at Wake Forest Wednesday night.


Next man up: #2 UVA wins without Anderson, Perrantes

Second-ranked UVA lost second-leading scorer Justin Anderson during its 52-47 win over then-#9 Louisville. The Cavs won their next three without Anderson, though the wins – over N.C. State, Wake Forest and Pitt – were anything but pretty.


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Postgame: UVA players Marial Shayok, Malcolm Brogdon, London Perrantes, Darion Atkins after Pitt win

UVA basketball players Marial Shayok, Malcolm Brogdon, London Perrantes and Darion Atkins talk with reporters after the second-ranked Cavs defeated Pitt, 61-49, on Monday in ACC action.


Postgame: UVA basketball player London Perrantes on Wake Forest win

UVA guard London Perrantes talks with reporters after the second-ranked Cavaliers defeated Wake Forest, 61-60, in ACC action on Saturday in Charlottesville, Va. Perrantes had 11 points in the win.


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Press Conference: UVA basketball players London Perrantes and Justin Anderson

UVA basketball players London Perrantes and Justin Anderson talk with reporters after the second-ranked Cavs were upset 69-63 by #4 Duke on Saturday. Perrantes had seven points and five assists in the loss. Anderson had 11 points and five rebounds.


Video: Interview with UVA basketball player London Perrantes

UVA basketball player London Perrantes talks with reporters following the second-ranked Cavs’ 50-47 win at Virginia Tech on Sunday.


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Taking care of business: #2 UVA patiently dismantles Clemson

Second-ranked UVA led just 25-19 at the half, and Clemson had to feel some confidence going into the locker room.


Minutes becoming an issue for #3 UVA?

The quick answer: no. Though four UVA players logged 30+ minutes in the 61-51 win over N.C. State on Wednesday (London Perrantes 35, Malcolm Brogdon 34, Justin Anderson/Anthony Gill 32), only one Cav is averaging more than 30 minutes per game this season (Perrantes at 32.4).


Press Conference: UVA coach Tony Bennett

UVA coach Tony Bennett talks with reporters after the third-ranked Cavs defeated N.C. State, 61-51, on Wednesday.


#3 UVA basketball opens home ACC slate Wednesday vs. N.C. State

No. 3 UVA (13-0, 1-0 ACC) hosts NC State (11-4, 2-0 ACC) in its ACC home opener on Wednesday, Jan. 7. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m.


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#3 UVA escapes Miami in 2 OTs, 89-80

London Perrantes scored a career-high 26 points, a Justin Anderson three with 12.1 seconds left in the first overtime gave third-ranked UVA new life, and the Cavs outscored upset-minded Miami 18-9 in the second OT to escape with an 89-80 win Saturday in Coral Gables, Fla.


Tempo no problem as UVA posts impressive win at VCU

Things had been going the way seventh-ranked UVA had wanted them to. Then Treveon Graham happened.


Game Notes: #7 UVA tops VCU, 74-57

Game Notes from the #7 UVA 74-57 win at VCU on Saturday in Richmond, Va.


#7 UVA cruises at VCU, 74-57

A floater by London Perrantes cooled off a VCU run, and seventh-ranked UVA took control with a 15-0 scoring spurt over a 5:14 stretch to pull out a 74-57 win at a rabid Siegel Center in Richmond, Va., on Saturday.


#7 UVA rolls past #21 Maryland, 76-65

Seventh-ranked UVA jumped out to an early 14-4 lead at #21 Maryland and was able to keep its distance from the Terps the rest of the way in posting a 76-65 win on Wednesday in College Park, Md.


#8 UVA basketball escapes LaSalle, 64-56

Eighth-ranked UVA led fellow unbeaten LaSalle by 20 with 13 minutes left. Then the Cavs had to sweat out the victory in the final minutes.


Postgame: Interviews with UVA coach Tony Bennett, players following 67-39 win over Norfolk State

Interviews with UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett and players London Perrantes, Mike Tobey, Justin Anderson, Malcolm Brogdon and Marial Shayok following the Cavs’ 67-39 win over Norfolk State on Sunday.


Preview: #8 UVA basketball opens 2014-2015 at JMU

On paper, the season opener for eighth-ranked UVA basketball at in-state rival JMU on Friday isn’t much of a game.


UVA basketball players Evan Nolte, London Perrantes suspended for JMU game

UVA junior forward Evan Nolte and sophomore guard London Perrantes have been suspended for the Cavaliers’ two preseason scrimmages and the season-opener at JMU.


Video: Interview with UVA basketball player London Perrantes

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham interviews UVA basketball player London Perrantes about the 2014-2015 Virginia Cavaliers basketball season.


UVa.’s Teven Jones: Not going anywhere?

Rising junior point guard Teven Jones seemed very much noncommittal about his future at UVa. following the Cavs’ 61-59 loss to Michigan State in the Sweet 16 Friday night in Madison Square Garden.


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Video: UVa. basketball season in review

The UVa. basketball season came to a close with a hard-fought loss against Michigan State. Duke great Mike Gminski joins ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel to look back at the successful 2013-2014 Cavaliers campaign. Mike and Jeff discuss the increased athleticism in Tony Bennett’s program, the emergence of London Perrantes, and where the Hoos go from here.


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No moral victories? Sorry, UVa. grew, even in Michigan State defeat

Everybody and their president had Michigan State as national champs when the brackets were announced two weeks ago. The fourth-seeded Spartans wouldn’t even consider the top-seed UVa. a road bump along the way. The entirety of the NCAA Tournament was a coronation of the preseason favorite who spent three weeks at the top of the national polls before a slew of injuries knocked Sparty down a few pegs.


#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.