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Virginia vs. Wake Forest Postgame Notes

Jan. 8, 2017

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Virginia Game Notes

No. 11 Virginia 79, Wake Forest 62

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017

Team Notes

• Virginia is 65-70 all-time against Wake Forest (won six of last seven)

• UVA is 145-38 in 11 seasons at JPJ, including 107-22 under Tony Bennett and 72-7 over the past five seasons

• UVA is 36-2 in ACC home games over the last five seasons

• UVA is 87-5 when scoring at least 70 points under Tony Bennett

• UVA is 10-0 this season when out-rebounding its opponent

• UVA held Wake Forest to 29 points in the first half, the 13th time UVA has limited an opponent to fewer than 30 points in the first half this year

• UVA trailed 29-28 at the half and is 2-1 this year when trailing at intermission

• UVA blocked a season-high eight shots

Player Notes

London Perrantes made his 115th career start, ninth all-time at UVA

• Perrantes scored a season-high 24 points, the second most in his career and two shy of his career high

• Perrantes' scoring output was the most by a Cavalier this year (Kyle Guy, 20 vs. Grambling State)

Marial Shayok matched a career high with 17 points and reached double figures for the third straight game

Devon Hall (13 points) reached double figures for the fourth straight game and the fifth time in the last six games

• Hall also had eight rebounds and is averaging seven boards per game in ACC play

Isaiah Wilkins blocked a career-high five shots




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