Dec. 6, 2016
Virginia Game Notes
No. 14 Virginia 76, East Carolina 53
Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2016
• Virginia is 2-0 in the all-time series with East Carolina
• UVA is 143-37 in 11 seasons at JPJ, including 105-21 under Tony Bennett
• UVA’s 42 points scored in the first half were scored by a combination of eight different players
• Virginia’s 22-point lead at halftime marked the seventh time the team has entered the break holding a double-digit lead
• UVA’s eight 3-point field goals in the first half were the most of any half this season for the Cavaliers
• UVA recorded assists on its first 18 field goals in the game
• Virginia’s 30 field goals on the game came from 22 assists
• Five Virginia players scored in double-figures (Guy – 13, Perrantes -12, Shayok - 12, Diakite – 12, Reuter - 10), marking a season-high. The last time UVA had five players in double-figures was against Long Beach State on Nov. 20, 2015
• UVA’s bench accounted for 47 points, second most of the season (Grambling State, 61)
• Redshirt sophomore forward Jack Salt matched a career high with eight points
• Redshirt junior guard Darius Thompson set a season high with six assists
• Redshirt freshman forward Mamadi Diakite recorded a career-high 12 points
• Junior forward Isaiah Wilkins matched a season high with three assists
• Freshman guard Kyle Guy tallied four assists, setting a career high
Thompson Starts Laying GroundworkWomen's Basketball6/20/18Summer practice started Wednesday morning for the Virginia women's basketball team, which has a new head coach, Tina Thompson.Huff Looking to Make Up for Lost TimeMen's Basketball6/19/18A 7-1 forward from Durham, N.C., Jay Huff hopes to carve out a role in Virginia's frontcourt as a redshirt sophomore in 2018-19.Nus Traveling Road to RecoveryMen's Soccer6/18/18Rising senior Sergi Nus, an All-ACC defender who's recovering from a torn ACL, expects to be ready for Virginia's opener in August.
Director of News Content
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.
Salt Named to New Zealand FIBA World Cup Qualifier Team
M. Basketball | 6/23/2018
Virginia's Jack Salt has been named to the New Zealand National Team for a pair of FIBA World Cup...
Hall Selected by OKC in Second Round of 2018 NBA Draft
M. Basketball | 6/21/2018
Former Virginia guard Devon Hall was selected by the Oklahoma City Thunder in the second round of...
Jeff White: Huff Looking to Make Up for Lost Time
M. Basketball | 6/19/2018
A 7-1 forward who's coming shoulder surgery., Jay Huff hopes to carve out a role in Virginia's...
Jeff White: Hall Working to Raise NBA Stock
M. Basketball | 6/12/2018
By the time the NBA draft arrives June 21, former UVA guard Devon Hall will have worked out for...
Virginia to Play at Maryland in 2018 ACC/B1G Challenge
M. Basketball | 6/1/2018
Virginia will play at former ACC rival Maryland in the 20th ACC-B1G Challenge on Wednesday, Nov. 28.
UVA Men’s Basketball Adds Caffaro and Key
M. Basketball | 5/18/2018
Virginia men's head basketball coach Tony Bennett announced May 18 the additions of center...
Jeff White: Vandross Eager to Contribute in New Role
M. Basketball | 05/02/2018
Ron Sanchez's departure created a vacancy on the UVA staff that Tony Bennett filled by promoting ...
UVA Sweeps Top VaSID Honors
M. Basketball | 04/20/2018
Tony Bennett (coach), Kyle Guy (player) and De'Andre Hunter (rookie) earned top VaSID University...
- Online Stores