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No. 12 Virginia @ Virginia Tech postgame notes

Feb. 12, 2017

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Virginia Game Notes

Virginia Tech 80, No. 12 Virginia 78 (2OT)

Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017

Team Notes

• UVA and Tech played its second double overtime contest in series history (Feb. 25, 1976, UVA 75-73 win in Charlottesville)

• UVA played its first double overtime game since Jan. 3, 2015 (89-80 win at Miami)

• Virginia (18-6, 8-4 ACC) is tied for third in the ACC with Duke and Louisville

• The Cavaliers and Hokies split the season series for the second straight year

• UVA has lost two straight games at Cassell Coliseum after recording a five-game winning streak from 2010-15

• UVA is 6-4 in true road games in 2016-17

• UVA is 23-11 in ACC road contests since 2013-14

• The Cavaliers ended the first half on a 13-0 run and led 37-23 at intermission

• The 14-point halftime lead was the largest surrendered by UVA in a loss this season (12 at Syracuse on Feb. 4)

• UVA is 1-3 when out-rebounded (41-38) in ACC action

• UVA missed a season-high 10 free throws (14-24)

Player Notes

London Perrantes scored a game-high 22 points, marking his fourth 20-point effort of 2016-17

• Perrantes has two of his six career 20-point games against Tech, including a 22-point effort last season at Cassell Coliseum

• Perrantes had a career-high 22 field goal attempts

Kyle Guy tallied 12 points off the bench, including 10 in the first half

Mamadi Diakite blocked three shots, marking an ACC high

Marial Shayok had 11 points for his 12th double-figure scoring game of 2016-17




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