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2016 acc tournament

Video: Postgame comments from Virginia, North Carolina following ACC Tournament final

What they were saying: ACC Tournament final edition. Virginia players Malcolm Brogdon, Anthony Gill, London Perrantes and Mike Tobey talk with reporters.


Inside the Numbers: Everything but the win for Virginia

Everything went according to script for Virginia in the ACC Tournament final. Almost everything. There was that 8:12 stretch without a field goal.


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Live Blog: #4 Virginia, #7 North Carolina meet in ACC Tournament final

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at the Verizon Center for tonight’s ACC Tournament final between #4 Virginia (26-6, 15-5 ACC) and #7 North Carolina (27-6, 16-4 ACC).


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Preview: #4 Virginia, #7 North Carolina meet in ACC Tournament final

If things work out the way they very well could, #4 Virginia and #7 North Carolina will be in Houston for the 2016 Final Four.


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UNC eviscerates Notre Dame, advances to ACC Tournament final

North Carolina looked like the preseason #1 team in the Tar Heels’ most complete performance of the season. Notre Dame looked like a team that could be one-and-done in next week’s NCAA Tournament.


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Press Conference: North Carolina coach Roy Williams at ACC Tournament

North Carolina coach Roy Williams and players Brice Johnson and Joel Berry talk with reporters after UNC’s 88-71 win over Pitt in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday.


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North Carolina pulls away, tops Pitt in ACC Tournament

An 11-0 North Carolina run broke open a close game, and the Tar Heels advanced to the ACC Tournament semifinals with an 88-71 win over Pitt on Thursday.


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#3 Virginia toughs out gritty win over #7 North Carolina

Didn’t it seem like a heavyweight title fight? Every time Virginia punched, North Carolina counterpunched, and then when the Heels would throw a haymaker, the ‘Hoos would respond with a flurry.


#3 Virginia holds off #7 North Carolina, 79-74

Malcolm Brogdon scored 26 points and Anthony Gill had 15 to lead #3 Virginia to a 79-74 win over #7 North Carolina on Saturday.


Women’s basketball: Virginia hosts North Carolina on Senior Day

The Virginia women’s basketball team (15-13, 5-9 ACC) plays its final home game of the 2015-16 season, hosting North Carolina (14-15, 4-10 ACC) on Thursday.


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Early losses not created equal: No respect for Virginia, North Carolina road defeats in polls

Virginia lost a road game at George Washington a week ago. North Carolina lost a road game at Northern Iowa on Saturday. Duke lost a neutral-court game to Kentucky.


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Third-ranked UVA dominates second half, tops UNC, 75-64

Third-ranked UVA weathered an early North Carolina firestorm with a dominant second-half performance, and left Chapel Hill with a big road win over the Tar Heels, 75-64.


UNC steals one: Heels ride success at foul line to narrow win at UVa.

Virginia and North Carolina were playing a tight ACC game when a one-team free-throw shooting contest broke out. The Heels scored their last 10 points from the foul line to break open a close game and knock off the homestanding Cavaliers, 62-56. UNC (11-4, 1-0 ACC) had led 22-13 10 minutes in and seemed well […]


UNC steals one: Heels ride success at foul line to narrow win at UVa.

Virginia and North Carolina were playing a tight ACC game when a one-team free-throw shooting contest broke out. The Heels scored their last 10 points from the foul line to break open a close game and knock off the homestanding Cavaliers, 62-56. UNC (11-4, 1-0 ACC) had led 22-13 10 minutes in and seemed well […]


Winners and Losers: All losers this week

LOSER: Mike Shanahan OK, so Rex Grossman isn’t the solution. Don’t get too excited about his four TDs in Washington’s 33-30 loss at Dallas Sunday. He also had two interceptions and a sack fumble, and didn’t exactly look adept in his second run at a late-game two-minute drill. Coach Mike Shanahan is back to square […]