Dec. 1, 2012
• Virginia (6-2) has now won five consecutive games
• The Cavaliers had two 20-point scorers (Joe Harris – 20, Akil Mitchell – 20) in a game for the first time since March 4, 2012 at Maryland (Mike Scott -35, Sammy Zeglinski – 20)
• Virginia led at the half for the fifth consecutive game
• After scoring under 60 points in each of their first three games, the Cavaliers have scored at least 60 points in each of the last five (all wins)
• Joe Harris (20 pts) had consecutive 20-point games for the first time in his career
• Jontel Evans (2 pts) scored for the first time this season
• Evans’ five steals are the most by a Cavalier in a game since Sammy Zeglinski had five steals vs. Florida State on Jan. 24, 2009
• Evans’ seven assists are a single-game high by a Cavalier this season
Player Career Highs
• Akil Mitchell scored a career-high 20 points
• Darion Atkins had a career-high 11 rebounds
• Atkins tied a career high with four blocked shots
• Atkins had a career-high three assists
• Jontel Evans had a career-high five steals
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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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