Originally written on Fox Sports Carolinas
By Lauren Brownlow  |  Last updated 3/16/14
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- As confetti rained down on victorious Virginia, the Charlottesville contingent in attendance -- which was surprisingly sizable -- didn't seem to want to leave. They swayed back and forth with the music, waved their signs and pompoms and generally had a look of dazed happiness on their faces as they just soaked in the moment. The crowd had done its job, by the way. In Greensboro, it's almost always the case that a Big 4 team (Duke, North Carolina, N.C. State and Wake Forest) in the ACC championship game is going to have a bit of a home-court advantage. That certainly was not the case in this game as No. 6 Virginia beat the seventh-ranked Blue Devils 72-63. "Oh, I was surprised. It might as well have been a home game. It might as well have been Charlottesville," Virginia point guard London Perrantes said. "They helped us. They gave us a lot of energy and we love it. We love them. They love us. We went out there and we did it for them." And that sense of glassy-eyed...
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