(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated.) By HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer Tony Bennett had Virginia's basketball team off to its best start in more than a decade this season when two players came to him with news that put more than a little damper on his Christmas holiday.
K.T. Harrell, a sophomore guard who made 15 starts as a freshman, and then James Johnson, a redshirt freshman...
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June 20, 2012
At a time when Virginia has cracked the AP Top 25 for the first time in Tony Bennett's tenure and emerged as an NCAA tournament contender, the Cavaliers are also dealing with some unexpected roster attrition.
Sophomore guard KT Harrell and redshirt freshman forward James Johnson, both decided to leave the program this past weekend, leaving Virginia (10-1) shorthanded heading...
University of Virginia basketball player KT Harrell will transfer from the school, the Cavaliers announced Friday evening. The sophomore guard from Alabama was a starter early this season, but as he struggled to hit shots, his playing time declined. He chalked it up to a lack of confidence in his ...
Virginia coach Tony Bennett got the best of his alma mater Friday night. The Virginia Cavaliers got out to an early lead and never looked back, beating University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, 68-42. Virginia’s Mike Scott had 15 points and 10 rebounds and KT Harrell scored 14 points of his own in the win. [...]
Coach Tony Bennett got the best of his alma mater as Virginia - behind Mike Scott's 15 points and 10 rebounds and KT Harrell's 14 points - defeated Green Bay 68-42 Friday night.
Bennett, Green Bay's all-time leading scorer, was coaching against the Phoenix for the first time. He helped lead Green Bay to its first NCAA Tournament in 1991 while playing under his father...
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November 25, 2011
HARRISON BARNES (Robert Willett/Raleigh News & Observer)VIRGINIA 75, South Carolina State 38 -- Sophomore guards KT Harrell and Joe Harris each scored 13 points and senior forward Mike Scott had 15 rebounds in the Cavs’ season opener. #1 NORTH CAROLINA 91, UNC Asheville 75 -- Less than 48 hours after beating Michigan State on the deck of the USS Carl Vinson in San Diego...
CHARLOTTESVILLE (AP) -- KT Harrell and Joe Harris scored 13 points apiece and Mike Scott grabbed 15 rebounds as Virginia defeated South Carolina State, 75-38, in its season opener on Sunday.
The 37-point margin of victory was the largest in the Tony Bennett era.
"We tried to challenge our team and make (S.C. State) earn everything," said Virginia coach Bennett. "...
KT Harrell and Joe Harris scored 13 points apiece and Mike Scott grabbed 15 rebounds as Virginia defeated South Carolina State, 75-38, in its season opener on Sunday.
Virginia shot 49 percent (25 of 51) and held South Carolina State to 25.5 percent shooting (13 of 51).
Harrell, who went 1 of 6 in the first half, came out blazing to start the second, drilling three consecutive 3...
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November 13, 2011
KT Harrell and Joe Harris lead Virginia with 13 points each