Originally written on Fox Sports Carolinas
By Nick Parker  |  Last updated 3/15/14
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Virginia coach Tony Bennett was staring at the classic coaching conundrum. Up three with four seconds separating his squad from a berth in the ACC tournament championship game, do you foul or trust your defense to get the win? There was never a question in his mind: He was going to trust what won them the ACC regular season and trust what had held Pitt to just 48 points on the day. "I just felt comfortable making him hit a tough, contested shot. That's kind of what we try to build our defense on," Bennett said. "It doesn't mean I wouldn't ever consider doing it. I felt with them not having any time outs and not being set, they'd have to shoot or make a tough shot." As it had all day, No. 6 Virginia's defense stymied a Pitt offense that had scored a combined 164 points in their first two outings of the tournament. When James Robinson came off the screen and went up on the left wing to try to tie it, Justin Anderson -- a member of the 2014 ACC All-Defensive Team --...
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