Virginia 70, NC State 62
• Virginia won its ACC opener for the second consecutive season, both on the road (won 88-84 in OT at Georgia Tech last season)
• The Cavaliers rallied from down 10 points in the second half for victory for the second time this season (vs. Cleveland State)
• Virginia shot a season-high 95 percent (19-20) from the free throw line
• Sylven Landesberg tied a season-high with 23 points
• Landesberg scored in double figures for the 13th time this season (every game) and the 36th time in his career
• Landesberg had his fifth 20-point game of the season and the 17th of his career (first time this season with consecutive 20-point games)
• Mike Scott (14 pts) scored in double figures for the eighth time this season and the 28th time in his career
• Sammy Zeglinski (10 pts) scored in double figures for the ninth time this season and the 19th time in his career
• Jerome Meyinsse had an ACC career-high six points
Player Career Highs
• Sammy Zeglinski had a career-high eight rebounds
Butts' Bond With Benkert GrowingFootball10/18/17A redshirt junior from the Philadelphia area, UVA tight end Evan Butts has become one of quarterback Kurt Benkert's most reliable targets.Salt Evolving Into Pivotal PresenceMen's Basketball10/17/17A redshirt junior from New Zealand, 6-11 center Jack Salt has grown into a team leader for UVA, which has made four straight NCAA tournament appearances.Cavalier Men's Basketball NotebookMen's Basketball10/16/17The season starts Nov. 10 for the Cavaliers, whose third annual Pepsi Blue-White scrimmage is Sunday afternoon at JPJ.
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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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