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Video: Interviews with Virginia players at the ACC Tournament

Interviews with Virginia players Malcolm Brogdon, Anthony Gill, London Perrantes, Mike Tobey, Isaiah Wilkins and Evan Nolte following the Cavs’ 72-52 win over Georgia Tech in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals.


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Inside the Numbers: #4 Virginia clamps down on D (surprise!)

The scoreboard was deceptive. It looked like Virginia had held Georgia Tech to 28 points in the first half in their ACC Tournament quarterfinal.


#4 Virginia takes care of business in ACC Tournament opener

Georgia Tech might have come in as the 10th seed, but the Yellow Jackets had one thing over Virginia heading into their ACC Tournament matchup: a win.


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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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Press Conference: Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory at the ACC Tournament

Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory and point guard Adam Smith talk with reporters after a 72-52 loss to #4 Virginia in the 2016 ACC Tournament on Thursday.


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#4 Virginia smothers Georgia Tech, advances to ACC Tournament semis

#4 Virginia seized control with an early 12-2 second-half run en route to posting a 72-52 win over Georgia Tech on Thursday in the ACC Tournament.


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#4 Virginia gets Georgia Tech in Thursday’s ACC Tournament quarterfinals

It was a shocker back when fourth-ranked Virginia lost at Georgia Tech in January. It’s no longer shocking when the Yellow Jackets beat a somebody.


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Virginia’s Malcolm Brogdon named first-team All-American by Sporting News

Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) was named First-Team All-American by the Sporting News on Wednesday (March 9).


Game Notes: No. 2 seed Virginia ready for ACC Tournament on Thursday

No. 2 seed Virginia (24-6) plays No. 7 seed Clemson (17-13) or No. 10 seed Georgia Tech (18-13) in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday (March 10).


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Virginia holds at fourth in national rankings

An unusually quiet week at the top of the national rankings has Virginia holding at fourth in the final regular-season polls of 2016.


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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,


Video: Tony Bennett, Rick Pitino, UVA players talk with media

UVA coach Tony Bennett, Louisville coach Rick Pitino and Cavs seniors Malcolm Brogdon, Anthony Gill, Mike Tobey and Evan Nolte talk with reporters after Virginia’s 68-46 win.


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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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Off-night for Malcolm Brogdon? Still the best player on the court

Malcolm Brogdon had four points in the first half, and never seemed to get on track Saturday night, even as #4 Virginia was rolling to a blowout win over #11 Louisville.


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Inside the Numbers: That was a classic Virginia win

If Tony Bennett writes the script for his ideal Virginia win, it looks like the 68-46 victory over Louisville Saturday night.


#4 Virginia dominates #11 Louisville with defense

Louisville scored 111, 98 and 94 in December non-conference wins. In two games against #4 Virginia, the Cardinals scored 93.


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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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#4 Virginia smothers #11 Louisville, 68-46

Fourth-ranked Virginia held #11 Louisville without a field goal for the first 9:18 of the game and never looked back in a 68-48 win on Saturday.


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GameDay Blog: #4 Virginia hosts #11 Louisville

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham hosts our live blog as #4 Virginia (23-6, 12-5 ACC) hosts #11 Louisville (23-7, 12-5 ACC) in its regular-season finale on Saturday (March 5).


UVA Hoops Mount Rushmore: Malcolm Brogdon?

You got four spots for fatheads on the UVA Hoops Mount Rushmore. Buzzy Wilkinson and Ralph Sampson are locks. is there room for Malcolm Brogdon?


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Game Preview: JPJ finale for #4 Virginia, season finale for #11 Louisville

It will be an emotional night for both sides when #4 Virginia and #11 Louisville lock up Saturday night at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville.


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Game Notes: #4 Virginia hosts Louisville Saturday night

No. 4 Virginia (23-6, 12-5 ACC) hosts No. 11 Louisville (23-7, 12-5 ACC) in its regular-season finale on Saturday (March 5).


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Women’s basketball: Virginia falls 57-53 to Duke in ACC Tournament

The Virginia women’s basketball team were eliminated from the 2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament with a second-round 57-53 loss to Duke on Thursday.


Women’s basketball: Virginia faces Duke in ACC Tournament

The Virginia women’s basketball team (16-14, 6-10 ACC) opens the 2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament by taking on eight-seed Duke, on Thursday.


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Inside the Numbers: #4 Virginia methodical in road win

You have to dive into the numbers to see who was the key guy for #4 Virginia in its road win at Clemson on Tuesday: Marial Shayok.


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Podcast: Chris Graham, Scott German break down #4 Virginia win

Chris Graham and Scott German break down #4 Virginia’s 64-57 win at Clemson on Tuesday in their final ACC road game in 2016.


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Sounds weird to say: But Virginia D on Blossomgame key in win

Virginia senior Malcolm Brogdon had 14 points in the opening 9:15, and then switched his focus to the defensive end.


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#4 Virginia guts out tough 64-57 road win at Clemson

A 7-0 Virginia run erased a late deficit, and the fourth-ranked Cavs clawed their way to a 64-57 win over Clemson on Tuesday night.


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Live Blog: #4 Virginia on the road at Clemson

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham lead our live blog as No. 4 Virginia (22-6, 11-5 ACC) plays Clemson (16-12, 9-7 ACC) in Atlantic Coast Conference action in Greenville, S.C., on Tuesday (March 1).


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Game Preview: #4 Virginia faces final road test of 2016 at Clemson

Hard to believe, isn’t it? Fourth-ranked Virginia plays its final road game of the 2015-2016 season Tuesday night at Clemson.


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Virginia drops one spot to fourth in national polls

A .500 week in the ACC dropped Virginia one spot in the national polls out on Monday.


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Women’s basketball: Virginia falls 60-55 at Virginia Tech

The Virginia women’s basketball team (16-14, 6-10 ACC) fell to Virginia Tech (17-12, 5-11 ACC) 60-55 on Sunday (Feb. 28) at Cassell Coliseum in Blacksburg, Va.


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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.


Not your father’s Virginia team: And not your father’s Virginia win

#3 Virginia now owns wins over two teams in the running for a #1 national seed, Villanova back on Dec. 19 and North Carolina on Saturday night.


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Inside the Numbers: Brogdon, Gill huge for #3 Virginia

The crew from ESPN College GameDay looked at the ACC player of the year race as a winner-take-all. Which means Virginia senior Malcolm Brogdon wins, we have to presume.


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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.


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#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.


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Live Blog: #3 Virginia hosts #7 North Carolina in big ACC matchup

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads our live blog as #3 Virginia (21-6, 10-5 ACC) hosts #7 North Carolina (23-5, 12-3 ACC) in ACC action.


Photo Gallery: Highlights from ESPN College GameDay at JPJ

ESPN College GameDay was live at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville on Saturday in advance of the Virginia-North Carolina ACC game Saturday night.


Women’s basketball: Virginia at Virginia Tech on Sunday

The Virginia women’s basketball team (16-13, 6-9 ACC) plays its final regular-season game of the 2015-16 season at Virginia Tech (16-12, 4-11 ACC).


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ESPN College GameDay crew breaks down Virginia, North Carolina ahead of epic clash

Duke great Jay Williams thinks Virginia is playing the kind of basketball that can bring a national championship to Wahoo Nation.


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Live Blog: Busy day with UVA baseball, ESPN College GameDay preview

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be in Charlottesville today for a busy day in UVA sports: with baseball and basketball on the agenda.


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Game Notes: #3 Virginia hosts #7 North Carolina Saturday night

#3 Virginia (21-6, 10-5 ACC) hosts #7 North Carolina (23-5, 12-3 ACC) in Atlantic Coast Conference action on Saturday (Feb. 27).


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Game Preview: #3 Virginia hosts #7 North Carolina in ACC clash

Down is up, up is down. Virginia is ranked third, North Carolina is seventh. Carolina is atop the ACC, UVA is in a three-way tied for fourth.