Perrantes leads No. 23 Virginia past Pitt, 67-42

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) London Perrantes scored 22 points in his final home game and No. 23 Virginia beat Pittsburgh 67-42 on Saturday. Freshman Ty Jerome, the likely replacement as Virginia's starting point guard next season, added 13 points as the Cavaliers (21-9, 11-7 Atlantic Coast Conference) won their third straight. They also avenged an 88-76 loss in overtime at Pittsburgh...
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March 04, 2017  |  Discuss

The No. 23 Virginia basketball team heating up at the right time

The No. 23 Virginia basketball team (20-9, 10-7 Conf) have completely transformed as a team this past week as they defeated the NC State Wolfpack and the North Carolina Tar Heels both by double digits. Previously coming into this game, the Virginia Cavaliers had dropped four of its last five games, including a massive 24-point loss at No. 5 North Carolina 10 days ago and two conference...
February 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Guy, Perrantes help No. 23 Virginia beat No. 5 UNC 53-43

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) Kyle Guy scored 17 points, London Perrantes had 13 and No. 23 Virginia used a small lineup to neutralize No. 5 North Carolina's size in a 53-43 victory Monday night. Guy connected on five 3-pointers for Virginia (20-9, 10-7 Atlantic Coast Conference) and Perrantes hit three, continuing to emerge from a shooting slump that contributed greatly to a four...
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February 27, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Virginia Cavaliers host North Carolina Tar Heels: The Big Preview

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February 27, 2017  |  Discuss

No. 18 Virginia snaps 4-game skid, beats NC State 70-55

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Freshman Kyle Guy scored 19 points to help No. 18 Virginia snap out of an offensive funk to beat North Carolina State 70-55 on Saturday, ending a four-game skid. Devon Hall added 18 points for the Cavaliers (19-9, 9-7 Atlantic Coast Conference), who shot 49 percent and made 11 of 16 3-pointers - a huge change from missing shot after shot during three particularly...
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February 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Virginia Isn't As Good As You Might Think

Before Tony Bennett rolled into Charlottesville, Virginia's men's basketball program was stuck in a rut. Throughout the '80s and early '90s, the Hoos were a staple of the NCAA tournament. Although they never won a national title, between 1980 and 1995, they made 12 NCAA tournaments, reached the Elite Eight five times, and finished in the Final Four twice. But from the 1995-96...
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February 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Virginia’s losses can be attributed to four recurring factors

If allowed to persist, these four horsemen could be the sign of Virginias apocalypse. With three regular season games to go, the Virginia Cavaliers already have nine losses on the season, which is more than they have had in each of the past three seasons. Each loss has been somewhat unique in its own right, and Virginia fans have found plenty to be critical about. But in looking...
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February 23, 2017

#6 Virginia improves to 3-0 after 20-13 win over Siena

Williams and Kraus lead Hoos with six points apiece. The Virginia Cavaliers cruised to their third victory of the season as they handled the
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February 21, 2017

Time to press the panic button for Virginia Basketball?

The No. 14 Virginia basketball team (18-7) has been struggling mightily in the ACC the past two weeks, losing two of its last three games against the Virginia Tech Hokies and the Duke Blue Devils. With the recent loss, Virginia has now dropped to 6th in the ACC conference and are now two games from the top of the ACC, who is currently held by UNC. One of the bright lights of this...
February 18, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Virginia vs. North Carolina: Preview of an ACC Showdown

Virginia vs. North Carolina: A big-time showdown in the ACC as two of the top teams in the conference meet for the first time this season on Saturday. London Perrantes will lead the Cavaliers and their No. 1 ranked scoring defense in the nation against the hot shooting of Justin Jackson and Joel Berry. Who will win Saturday? Tweet us @theACCDN.
Via ACC Digital Network
February 16, 2017

WATCH: 2017 Cavaliers Baseball: Infielders and Catchers Preview

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February 15, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Virginia vs. Loyola Men's Lacrosse Highlights (2016-17)

Virginia vs. Loyola: The No.14 Cavaliers went on the road to win a thriller against the #6 Greyhounds. Virginia freshman Dox Aitken was sensational scoring 4 goals to lead the Cavaliers. Ryan Conrad would add 3 goals of his own.
Via ACC Digital Network
February 11, 2017

Analyzing some of Virginia Football’s key incoming freshmen

The Virginia football team is looking to rebound after a disappointing 2-10 season that included embarrassing losses to the Richmond Spiders and Connecticut Huskies. It was a significant drop in success for coach Bronco Mendenhall, who previously coached the Brigham Young Cougars to eleven consecutive winning seasons that included six bowl wins and earning a ranking as high as No...
February 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Twelve college hoops game to watch before March Madness

Well, the best Super Bowl ever is over and we're on the heels of the biggest rivalry in college basketball, North Carolina vs. Duke, on tap Thursday night in Durham. Seems like a great time to reset and look at the twelve games you must see before we get to the conference tournaments and Selection Sunday.February 9 - Oregon at UCLA10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT, ESPNNorth Carolina vs. Duke...
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February 07, 2017  |  Discuss

As six of top ten fall, there’s no clear favorite in men's college hoops

While the Super Bowl will deservingly take the spotlight from the weekend that was in the sports world, we just had another weekend of college basketball that once again shows the championship is pretty much up for grabs this season with March Madness creeping up.Six of the top ten teams in the country took a loss on Saturday, which leads to another shakeup in the rankings as we...
Via The Comeback
February 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Breaking down the race for the ACC

The ACC is a slaughterhouse this season. From top to bottom, the ACC is the best conference in the country, and honestly it's not even close. All of the blue bloods are still relevant, but there are 15 teams in the conference and not a single one of them is a walk-over.Even the two worst teams in the conference, Pittsburgh and Boston College, pose threats to the best the conference...
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February 04, 2017  |  Discuss
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