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Press Conference: Virginia coach Tony Bennett at ACC Tournament

Virginia coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Malcolm Brogdon and Anthony Gill talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 61-57 loss to North Carolina in the ACC Tournament final on Saturday.


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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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Press Conference: Virginia coach Tony Bennett at the ACC Tournament

Virginia coach Tony Bennett and seniors Malcolm Brogdon and Anthony Gill talk with reporters after a 72-52 win over Georgia Tech in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday.


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Going out with class: Virginia seniors cap wild JPJ ride

Virginia is 41-1 at home since the exam break in December 2013. If you wear orange and blue, you pretty much know when you get in your car to head to the John Paul Jones Arena that the good guys are going to win.


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Chairman of the boards: Mike Tobey has career night for #4 Virginia

Over an eight-game stretch beginning Feb. 3, Virginia senior forward Mike Tobey had 19 rebounds. Total. Saturday night, Tobey had 20.


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Virginia poised for postseason run? Bennett, Brogdon say yes

Virginia won the ACC regular season title the past two seasons, but a third might be difficult just based on the logjam at the top of the conference.


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How good is Malcolm Brogdon? ACC player of the year good

Call the engraver. Virginia guard Malcolm Brogdon is your ACC player of the year. And if you have any question about that, ask Cat Barber.


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Virginia D takes Pitt out of its rhythm

Pitt shot 39.1 percent from the field, was just 2-of-13 from three-point range, and had to scramble to get to 50. Which means Virginia coach Tony Bennett was happy.


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Virginia gets boost from Isaiah Wilkins

Isaiah Wilkins helped set the defensive tone for Virginia early on Saturday in his first start since a 70-68 loss at Virginia Tech on Jan. 4.


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Virginia coach Tony Bennett: ‘You can do this. Now, will you?’

Tony Bennett has been playing mind games with his 11th-ranked Virginia team for going on a month now. He may have finally broken through in his pregame talk on Saturday.


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Virginia coach Tony Bennett: Wake Forest outplayed us

“Wake Forest really outplayed us,” UVA coach Tony Bennett said, understandably understated after #11 Virginia stole a 72-71 road win on Tuesday.


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#13 Virginia wins with … offense

Virginia coach Tony Bennett wants his team to improve on the defensive end. What coach doesn’t, right?


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#13 Virginia coming apart at the seams? Not exactly

Much discussion in the past 36 hours on the message boards has focused on what appears to be a growing divisiveness on the Virginia basketball team.


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Putting it bluntly: #13 Virginia just plain stinks

Virginia coach Tony Bennett tried yet another starting lineup at Florida State Sunday night, his fifth in five ACC games. This one didn’t work, either.


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Tony Bennett: Virginia still has a lot of work to do

If you didn’t know the final score, you’d think from listening to Virginia coach Tony Bennett that his team had just lost by 20 points.


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Hard work: Virginia basketball needs to rediscover its backbone

The hallmark of Virginia’s back-to-back 30-win ACC regular-season championship teams was hard work.


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Tony Bennett struggles to push the right buttons in Virginia road loss

Virginia coach Tony Bennett used 11 players for at least five minutes in the Cavs’ 68-64 loss at Georgia Tech on Saturday.


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Increased offense at Virginia: Change in Tony Bennett basketball philosophy?

Tony Bennett grew up, literally, seeped in Pack-Line, at the feet of his father, legendary coach Dick Bennett.


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Buzz Williams has Tony Bennett’s number right now

Virginia coach Tony Bennett might be the best in the ACC. But right now, his counterpart down the road in Blacksburg is getting the better of him.


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Inside the Numbers: Virginia Tech slices, dices Pack-Line, upsets #4 Virginia

Have we ever seen the Virginia Pack-Line cut up like Virginia Tech was able to perform surgery Monday night?


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Advice: Don’t try to out-Virginia Virginia

Oakland coach Greg Kampe knows as well as anybody how Virginia coach Tony Bennett beats you.


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Podcast: AFP editor Chris Graham talks Virginia basketball

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks Virginia basketball on this podcast.


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Rotation settling into place for #5 Virginia

A couple of questions before the season for #5 Virginia: who would replace Justin Anderson and Darion Atkins, and how deep would Tony Bennett’s bench be?


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More than numbers: Mike Tobey key to Virginia win

Virginia senior Mike Tobey played all of one minute in the first half Saturday before going to the bench with two fouls.


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Tony Bennett to Wisconsin? Don’t assume you know anything

Wahoo Nation is on the edge of its seats about Tony Bennett with the news that Wisconsin basketball coach Bo Ryan has retired.