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Dec. 5, 2012

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Team Notes
• Virginia won its sixth consecutive game
• The Cavaliers’ 46 points were their fewest in a win since a 45-40 win over NC State on Feb. 20, 1982
• Virginia held Tennessee to 16 first-half points, marking the fourth time this season the Cavaliers have held an opponent under 20 points in a half
• The Cavaliers held an opponent under 40 points for the fourth time in the Tony Bennett era
• Virginia held an opponent under 50 points for the fourth time this year (4-0) and the 22nd time in the Tony Bennett era (21-1)
• Virginia’s eight blocks tied its season high and the most in the Tony Bennett era

Player Notes
Akil Mitchell (13 pts, 12 rebs) had his fourth double-double of the season (fifth of his career)
Joe Harris (13 pts) scored in double figures for the eighth time in nine games this season
Jontel Evans made his first start of the season, the 10th different Cavalier to start a game this season (Virginia had just eight players start a game in the 2011-12 season)


 

 

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