It is not uncommon to see the skill level of players jump dramatically from one year to the next. When Virginia’s Justin Anderson saw that he had big shoes to fill in his team’s offense he stepped up his game and became integral to the success of the Cavaliers. Similarly, Rakeem Christmas of Syracuse took on a more active leadership role and excelled enough over the past year...
UVA continued its efforts to rebuild a roster that will be losing four seniors this upcoming year by securing a commitment from 2016 power forward Jay Huff. The North Carolina native will be Tony Bennett and Co.’s fourth commitment for the class of 2016, joining Kyle Guy, Sacha Killey-Jones, and Ty Jerome. UVA’s most recent verbal commitment is somewhat of an enigma, as there...
In the first half of their first ACC tournament game, No. 3 Virginia looked like a team to be reckoned with, like most would expected from the Number One seed. In the second half? Not so Much. UVA took on the ninth seed Florida State Thursday afternoon and survived a second half FSU run to win and advance 58-44. Justin Anderson made his first appearance since his hand injury back...
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Mike Tobey and Evan Nolte each scored 11 points and No. 3 Virginia held on to beat Florida State 58-44 on Thursday in the Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals. Malcolm Brodgon scored all 10 of his points in the second half for the top-seeded and defending tournament champion Cavaliers (29-2). They will face No. 19 North Carolina in the semifinals. Virginia...
Via Associated Press
March 12, 2015 | Discuss
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) Two Virginia basketball players have been suspended for the Cavaliers' season-opener and two preseason scrimmages for violating team rules over the summer. Coach Tony Bennett announced the suspensions of junior forward Evan Nolte and sophomore guard London Perrantes on Friday. Nolte averaged 2.8 points off the bench last season and Perrantes averaged 5...
Via Associated Press
November 07, 2014 | Discuss
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