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Postgame Notes
Virginia 68, Boston College 62

Team Notes
• Virginia snapped a nine-game losing streak
• The Cavaliers won their first ACC Tournament game since 2006
• The Cavaliers had a season-low five turnovers, the fewest they have had since five against Iowa State on Dec. 31, 2003
• Virginia had five players in double figure scoring for just the third time this season (Longwood, Cleveland St.)

Individual Notes
• Sammy Zeglinski scored a season-high 21 points
• It was Zeglinski’s second career 20-point game
• Zeglinski scored in double figures for the 16th time this season and the 26th time in his career
• Zeglinski tied a season high with five 3-pointers
• Jeff Jones (14 pts) scored in double figures for the 12th time the season and the 23rd time in his career
• Jerome Meyinsse (12 pts) scored in double figures for the fifth consecutive game, the seventh time this season and the ninth time in his career
• Mike Scott (11 pts, 13 rebs) had his seventh double-double of the season and the 17th of his career
• Scott had his 21st double figure scoring game of the season and the 41st of his career
• Scott had his seventh double figure rebounding game of the season and the 21st of his career
• Scott’s 13 rebounds tied a season high
• Mustapha Farrakhan (10 pts) scored in double figures for the 10th time this season and the 14th time in his career

 

 

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