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2011-12 Virginia Basketball Postgame Notes
January 26, 2012
#19/21 Virginia 66, Boston College 49

Team Notes
• Virginia matched its win total from last season with its 16th win of the season
• The Cavaliers’ 16-3 record continues their best start since 1982-83 (started 27-3)
• Virginia held an opponent under 50 points for the ninth time this season (16th time in the Tony Bennett era)
• The Cavaliers shot 50.9% from the floor, extending their win streak to 16 games when shooting over 40%
• Virginia was perfect from the line (8-8), the second time this season they shot 100% from the free throw line (19-19 vs. Winthrop)
• The Cavaliers continue their trend of not losing consecutive games this season

Player Notes
• Mike Scott (18 pts) scored in double figures for the 68th time in his career (17th this season)
• Jontel Evans (10 pts) scored in the double figures for the 10th time in his career (fifth this season)
• Akil Mitchell (10 pts) scored in double figures for the first time in his career

Player Career Highs
• Akil Mitchell scored a career-high 10 points
• Malcolm Brogdon had a career-high seven rebounds

Virginia Career Record Book Update
• Mike Scott moved into 25th place on Virginia’s career scoring list with 1,279 points, moving past Tony Laquintano (1,263, 1960-62)

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