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Video: Where does UVA alum Malcolm Brogdon fit in NBA Draft?

UVA alum Malcolm Brogdon is going somewhere in the upcoming 2016 NBA Draft.


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UVA basketball’s Bennett, Brogdon and Gill honored by VaSID

UVA basketball’s Tony Bennett, Malcolm Brogdon and Anthony Gill were honored by the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association.


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UVA basketball alum Justin Anderson keys Dallas win

UVA basketball alum Justin Anderson put up career highs in points, rebounds and minutes to help Dallas to a key 103-93 win over Memphis on Friday.


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2016 NBA Draft: Where does UVA guard Malcolm Brogdon fit?

The case of UVA senior Malcolm Brogdon shows just how imprecise the science of NBA mock drafting is.


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Justin Anderson keying Dallas Mavericks playoff push

UVA basketball alum Justin Anderson is helping key a playoff push by the Dallas Mavericks.


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Malcolm Brogdon adds Senior CLASS First-Team honor

Virginia’s Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) was named to the 2015-16 Senior CLASS All-America first team.


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Anthony Gill to compete in Reese’s College All-Star Game

UVA’s Anthony Gill was selected by the National Association for Basketball Coaches to play in the Reese’s Division I College All-Star Game.


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Malcolm Brogdon amed AP First-Team All-American

Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) was named first-team All-American by the Associated Press on Tuesday (March 29).


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Brogdon earns Wooden All-America honor

Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) was named a 2016 John R. Wooden All-American, the Los Angeles Athletic Club announced.


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Malcolm Brogdon named First-Team All-American by NABC

Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon was named first-team All-American by the National Association of Basketball Coaches on Monday.


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A Final Four missed: But thanks, UVA ’16ers, for what you’ve built

How to make sense of that which seems to make no sense, namely, emotions over a basketball team losing a big game?


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Boeheim’s gamble pays off for Syracuse

London Perrantes connected from three with 9:32 to go to put UVA up 15. Writers were thinking up ledes about how Cavs fans were about to party like it was 1984.


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Press Conference: UVA coach Tony Bennett, players after Elite Eight loss

UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Mike Tobey, Anthony Gill and Malcolm Brogdon talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 68-62 loss to Syracuse.


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Stunned: Big Syracuse run ends UVA season, 68-62

Top seed UVA led by 14 at the half, 16 early in the second half and 15 with 9:32 to go, but a 25-4 Syracuse run turned the game around and lifted the Orange to a 68-62 win in the Midwest Regional final Sunday night in Chicago.


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Live Blog: UVA faces Syracuse in the Elite Eight

Join Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham on our live blog as #1 seed Virginia (29-7) faces #10 seed Syracuse (22-13) in the Midwest Regional final Sunday night.


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How does UVA approach the Syracuse 2-3 zone?

UVA has beaten Syracuse in each of the past three seasons, and shot well against the Orange 2-3 zone each time, going over 50 percent from the field twice.


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Press Conference: UVA talks Elite Eight matchup with Syracuse

UVA coach Tony Bennett and a group of Cavs players talk with reporters on the eve of the matchup with Syracuse in the Elite Eight on Sunday.


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Game Notes: Virginia vs. Syracuse in the Elite Eight

No. 1 seed Virginia (29-7) plays No. 10 seed Syracuse (22-13) in the Midwest Regional final of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday.


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Game Preview: UVA, Syracuse meet with Final Four berth on the line

UVA played Syracuse more than two months ago. The world was a different place then. For starters, the starters: Jack Salt.


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Monster game for Mike Tobey keys UVA win

Play of the game: and it involves Mike Tobey. Iowa State had cut what had been a 17-pomt UVA lead to seven.


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Inside the Numbers: UVA beats Iowa State with tempo

So, to the theory that UVA would beat Iowa State by strangling the Cyclones with pace, yeah, so much for that.


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Press Conference: UVA coach Tony Bennett, players after Sweet 16 win

UVA coach Tony Bennett and players Mike Tobey, Anthony Gill and Malcolm Brogdon talk with reporters after the Cavs’ 84-71 win over Iowa State in the Sweet 16.


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Podcast: UVA advances to Elite Eight

Augusta Free Press staffers Chris Graham and Scott German talk UVA basketball with the top seed Cavs advancing to the Elite Eight.


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Elite Eight! Top seed UVA blasts Iowa State, 84-71

UVA jumped out to a 20-5 lead in the opening seven minutes, then held off Georges Niang and Iowa State in an 84-71 win Friday night in the Sweet 16.


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Live Blog: UVA vs. Iowa State in the Sweet 16

No. 1 seed UVA (28-7) plays No. 4 seed Iowa State (23-11) in the Midwest Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, March 25.


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Sweet 16: Mutual respect between Virginia, Iowa State

Virginia is well aware that Iowa State shoots better than 50 percent from the field. Iowa State is just as aware that Virginia is a Top 5 defense.


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Malcolm Brogdon: The heart of UVA basketball

Sometime in the next two weeks, Malcolm Brogdon will take off his Virginia jersey for the last time. He’s not thinking about that in the here and now.


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UVA, Iowa State both remember sting of NCAA Tournament exits

UVA fans are well-versed in their Cavs’ past two NCAA Tournament losses at the hands of Michigan State.


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Anthony Gill: The soul of Virginia basketball

Anthony Gill brings joy, along with his post scoring, rebounding and interior defense, to Virginia basketball.


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Press Conference: Iowa State ready for UVA in Sweet 16

Iowa State coach Steve Prohm and Cyclones players Georges Niang and Monte Morris talk with reporters on the eve of the Midwest Regional.


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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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Game Notes: UVA faces Iowa State in Sweet 16

No. 1 seed Virginia (28-7) plays No. 4 seed Iowa State (23-11) in the Midwest Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, March 25.


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UVA-Iowa State in the Sweet 16: One way it might go

You’re a UVA basketball fan, and you know how the Sweet 16 matchup with Iowa State should go.


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VMI baseball and UVA hoops in Chicago: Can’t be two places at once

UVA basketball is in Chicago. I had two media credentials sitting there waiting for me. It’s killing me that I’m not going.


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Podcast: UVA Sports Today crew breaks down Sweet 16

UVA Sports Today host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham preview Friday’s Sweet 16 game between the Cavs and Iowa State.


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Sweet 16: UVA, Iowa State will battle to dictate pace

UVA, as we know, embraces the pace, the pace being … deliberate. Iowa State, on the other side of things, pushes the pace.


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UVA women’s season ends with a 65-57 WNIT loss at Hofstra

The UVA women’s basketball team’s (18-16, 6-10 ACC) season ended with a 65-57 loss at Hofstra (25-8, 13-5 CAA) in the Round of 16 of the WNIT.


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UVA prepares for challenge of Iowa State’s Georges Niang

Good stretch fours have given UVA fits all season. Iowa State senior Georges Niang might be the best the Cavs will face.


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Virginia plays at Hofstra in WNIT Round of 16 on Tuesday

The Virginia women’s basketball team (18-15, 6-10 ACC) takes on Hofstra (24-8, 13-5 CAA) in the Round of 16 of the WNIT on Tuesday,


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Chicago Bound: AFP to follow UVA to Sweet 16

Top seed UVA is headed to Chicago for the Sweet 16 – and Augusta Free Press is on the Road to the Final Four with the Cavaliers!


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Virginia downs Rutgers 71-55 in WNIT Second Round

The Virginia women’s basketball team defeated Rutgers 71-55 in the second round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament on Sunday.


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Malcolm Brogdon wills top seed Virginia to Sweet 16

Malcolm Brogdon and Tony Bennett locked eyes. Brogdon pointed to his chest. Butler was starting to pull away from Virginia early in the second half, and Brogdon was stepping up.


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Virginia advances to Sweet 16: But work is not done

Virginia didn’t get much respect as the top seed in the Midwest Region, with everybody including the leader of the free world picking Michigan State to come out of the bracket to the Final Four.


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Press Conference: UVA coach Tony Bennett, players on win over Butler

UVA coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Marial Shayok, Anthony Gill and Malcolm Brogdon after the Cavs’ 77-69 win over Butler in the 2016 NCAA Tournament.


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Inside the Numbers: Bench key in Virginia NCAA Tournament win

Malcolm Brogdon had 22, Anthony Gill had 19, but it’s safe to say that Virginia would not be playing next week in Chicago without the contributions of its bench.


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Malcolm Brogdon D keys Virginia to Sweet 16

All hail Malcolm Brogdon, and UVA coach Tony Bennett’s willingness to use his versatile star in any number of ways to win a game.


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Top seed Virginia tops Butler, 77-69, advances to Sweet 16

Malcolm Brogdon scored 22 points, but made his most significant contribution on the defensive end in helping lift top seed Virginia to a 77-69 win over Butler in the second round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament on Saturday night.


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Virginia plays Sunday at Rutgers in WNIT Second Round

The Virginia women’s basketball team (17-15, 6-10 ACC) takes on Rutgers (19-14, 8-10 Big Ten) in the second round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament.


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Live Blog: Virginia vs. Butler in the NCAA Tournament

Top seed Virginia (27-7) plays No. 9 seed Butler (22-10) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Saturday. AFP writers Chris Graham and Scott German are courtside at PNC Arena.


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Michigan State loss means everything, and nothing, to top seed UVA

Ding, dong, Michigan State is dead, meaning everybody but the UVA homers can count their brackets busted.