Virginia Men's Basketball Postgame Notes

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Feb. 8, 2014

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Virginia Postgame Notes at Georgia Tech
#20 Virginia 64, Georgia Tech 45
Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014

Team Notes

  • Virginia improved to 10-1 in the ACC, its best start to a conference season since starting 12-1 in 1981-82
  • The Cavaliers posted their ninth ACC double-digit win of the season, tying the school-record nine double-digit conference wins in 1982-83
  • Virginia has recorded five ACC road wins for the first time since 1994-95 and seven straight league wins for the first time since 2006-07
  • Virginia improved to 2-4, 2-1 ACC when trailing at the half
  • Virginia had the same starting lineup (Tobey, Harris, Brogdon, Perrantes, Mitchell) for the 11th consecutive game, the longest streak with the same starting lineup in the Tony Bennett era
  • Virginia shot a season-high 89.5 percent (17-of-19) from the free throw line

Player Notes

  • Malcolm Brogdon (14 pts, 11 rebs) had his second career double-double
  • Malcolm Brogdon scored in double figures for the 11th consecutive game and the 17th time this season (22nd time in his career)
  • Anthony Gill (11 pts) scored in double figures for the eighth time this season
  • Joe Harris (11 pts) reached double figures for the 15th time (84th career)
  • Darion Atkins matched a season high with eight points off the bench

Player Career Highs