Jan. 11, 2014
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Joe Harris scored 16 points and Virginia routed North Carolina State 76-45 on Saturday night.
They kept pace with No. 2 Syracuse and Pittsburgh as the only teams unbeaten in the Atlantic Coast Conference play while also polishing off an epically bad day for the schools on Tobacco Road.
Virginia never trailed, opened the game with a 21-4 run and wasn't tested in cruising to its third straight win.
Desmond Lee and Ralston Turner each had 10 points for the Wolfpack (11-5, 1-2).
They didn't get closer than 22 in the second half and finished with a season-low-by-far point total. They became the fourth of the state's four ACC schools to lose Saturday - and each by double figures, no less.
Cavaliers Celebrate Special Win at JPJMen's Basketball2/28/17One regular-season game remains for No. 23 Virginia, which hosts Pitt at noon Saturday at JPJ. UVA upsetNo. 5 North Carolina 53-43 on Monday night.Cavaliers Shift Focus to ACC TourneyWomen's Basketball2/27/17In the ACC tournament, No. 8 Virginia, which has a first-round bye, meets No. 9 seed Wake Forest at 2 p.m. Thursday in Conway, S.C.Short-Handed 'Hoos Rediscover Shooting TouchMen's Basketball2/25/17No. 18 Virginia, which hosts No. 8 North Carolina at 7 p.m. Monday, ended a four-game losing streak Saturday with a victory at NC State.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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