UVA Basketball: Live Coverage of Elite Eight matchup with Purdue

uva basketball bear creekUVA Basketball is in the Elite Eight. The ‘Hoos (32-3) will play Purdue (26-9) in the NCAA South Regional final tonight at 8:49 p.m. on TBS.

UVA Team Notes

  • Virginia (32-3) will make its first Elite Eight berth since 2016 and seventh overall
  • UVA’s 32 wins mark a school record
  • The Cavaliers are 5-1 all-time at KFC Yum! Center
  • UVA improved to 3-0 all-time against Oregon
  • UVA has a 15-12 record against the Pac-12, including a 3-1 mark in the NCAA Tournament.
  • Virginia head coach Tony Bennett is 13-8 in nine NCAA tournaments, including a 10-6 record at UVA

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