Skip to simplified nav
Post Game Notes

Nov. 26, 2016

Recap |  Final Stats

Virginia Game Notes

No. 7 Virginia 63, Providence 52

Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016

Emerald Coast Classic

Team Notes

• The Cavaliers claimed their fourth consecutive regular-season tournament championship (Corpus Christi, Barclays Center, Charleston and Emerald Coast)

• UVA improved to 4-3 vs. Providence and ended a two-game losing streak in the series

• The Cavaliers won their second straight game in Florida and are 4-19 in their last 23 games in the Sunshine State

Player Notes

London Perrantes was named MVP of the Emerald Coast Classic

Isaiah Wilkins joined Perrantes on the all-tournament team

• Perrantes’ 3-pointer ended Providence’s 9-0 run to start the second half

Mamadi Diakite had a career-high 10 points and three blocked shots

• Diakite has two or more blocked shots in each of the last four games

Jack Salt had career bests in points (8) and rebounds (6)

Darius Thompson (11 points) has scored in double figures in five of six games


 

 

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
Mamadi Diakite
Diakite's Impact Growing for Cavaliers
Men's Basketball
12/15/17
Redshirt sophomore Mamadi Diakite has been a positive presence around the basket for No. 16 Virginia, which hosts Davidson on Saturday afternoon at JPJ.
George Welsh
Welsh Connection Adds to Bowl Storylines
Football
12/14/17
Virginia (6-6) meets Navy (6-6) in the Military Bowl, Dec. 28 in Annapolis, Md. George Welsh is a former head coach of each team.
Caitlin Cooper
Cooper Thriving Under New Staff
Swimming & Diving
12/12/17
A senior from Atlanta and one of the team's captains, Caitlin Cooper set the UVA women's record in the 50-yard freestyle early this month in Athens, Georgia.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

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.

Archives
More Headlines
Online Stores
Auctions
Cavalier Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop