Hornets sign 7-foot center Mike Tobey from Virginia

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Charlotte Hornets have signed 7-foot Virginia center Mike Tobey. Financial terms were not disclosed Monday. Tobey averaged 6.8 points and 4.0 rebounds in 16.3 minutes in four seasons at Virginia. He shot 62.2 percent last season, third best in the ACC. He won the ACC's Sixth Man of the Year as a junior. Hornets general manager Rich Cho says Tobey impressed...
Via Associated Press
July 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Why the Virginia Cavaliers can win the NCAA tournament

The Virginia Basketball program has arrived at quite an odd cross-roads They have been touted all year as a team with unwarranted talent and high expectations, but there has always remained a downside. It has seemed as though UVA has been the team that can be successful, but probably won’t be. People have pointed to any number of drawbacks of this team, such as lacking a true...
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March 21, 2016  |  Discuss

No. 4 Virginia Stifles No. 11 Louisville on Senior Night, 68-46

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Mike Tobey’s last home game at Virginia may have been his best, and the No. 4 Cavaliers hope it’s just the start of a big finish. The 7-foot senior had 15 points and a career-high 20 rebounds as Virginia stifled No. 11 Louisville for the second time this season, 68-46. The victory was the 20th in a row for the Cavaliers on their home court, the last 15...
March 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Tobey stars in UVA win over Louisville, 68-46

Mike Tobey had 15 points and a career-high 20 rebounds and No. 4 Virginia stifled No. 11 Louisville for the second time this season in a 68-46 victory Saturday night.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
March 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Virginia-Virginia Tech Preview

Already a potent team, Virginia could prove even more of a handful if Mike Tobey keeps contributing on the scoresheet in ACC play. The senior center will try to help the fifth-ranked Cavaliers add to their recent mastery of rival Virginia Tech on Monday night. Virginia (12-1, 1-0) earned the first nine of its 11 consecutive wins with Tobey averaging just 5.1 points per game, and...
Via Associated Press
January 03, 2016  |  Discuss

No. 3 Virginia tops Florida State 58-44 in ACC quarterfinals

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Mike Tobey scored 11 points and No. 3 Virginia held on to beat Florida State 58-44 on Thursday in an Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinal.
Via Philly Sports Live
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Virginia Basketball:UVA Falls in Regular Season Finale

No. 2 Virginia entered their game Saturday with the number one seed already clinched for the ACC tournament. The only thing left to play for was pride and NCAA Tournament seeding. On the other hand, Louisville was playing for payback and the chip on their shoulder was there from the opening moments of the game. Virginia won the first meeting 52-47 in Charlottesville, and the rematch...
Via isportsweb.com
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Virginia Basketball: Defense Holds No. 9 Louisville in Check

The Virginia Cavaliers were in action Saturday night yet again against another ranked opponent. After losing to No. 4 Duke and beating No. 12 UNC, their brutal three game stretch finished with No. 9 Louisville at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. After Duke exposed UVA’s transition defense, teams had been attempting to speed up tempo against the Cavaliers and Louisville...
Via isportsweb.com
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 6 Virginia trounces Harvard by almost 50 points

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Mike Tobey scored 15 points in the first half and No. 6 Virginia held Harvard to one field goal before the break as the Cavaliers rolled, 76-27 Sunday. Malcolm Brogdon also scored 15 for Virginia (11-0), which equaled its best start since the 1992-93 season with its stingiest defensive performance in a season already full of them. Harvard (7-2), coming off...
Via Associated Press
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia hands Missouri St its first loss, 83-63

Justin Anderson and Mike Tobey both came off the Virginia bench to score a combined 37 points and lead the Cavaliers to the Corpus Christi Challenge tournament championship, stopping Missouri State, 83-63 Saturday night. Anderson's 23 points on 10 of 13 shooting was high for the game. Tobey grabbed 6 rebounds to go with his 14 points. Starters Joe Harris and Malcolm Brogdon had...
Via Associated Press
November 30, 2013  |  Discuss

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