Skip to simplified nav
Anderson Named ACC Rookie of the Week

Justin Anderson was named ACC Rookie of the Week Monday

Feb. 11, 2013

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Virginia freshman guard Justin Anderson (Montross, Va.) was named ACC Rookie of the Week Monday.

Anderson averaged 15.5 points, 5.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 steals as Virginia (17-6, 7-3 ACC) claimed a pair of key ACC wins over Clemson and Maryland.

Anderson tallied 14 points, three steals, two assists and one blocked shot in Thursday's 78-41 win over Clemson. Three days later, Anderson tallied a career-high 17 points and tied a career-best with nine rebounds in Sunday's 80-69 road win at Maryland.

Anderson has scored in double figures in five of the last six games and over that span is averaging 11.6 points, 3.1 rebounds, 3.0 assists and is shooting 25-of-49 (.510) from the floor and 16-of-18 (.889) from the free throw line.

Virginia hosts Virginia Tech on Tuesday, Feb. 12. Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m.

 

 

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
Devon Hall (0)
Hall Continues to Elevate His Game
Men's Basketball
12/16/17
On an afternoon when fellow guards Nigel Johnson and Kyle Guy also shined for No. 16 Virginia, Devon Hall scored a career-high 20 points and added five rebounds and five assists.
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.

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