Virginia Closes Out Cavalier Classic by Hosting Drexel on Monday
|Miami (OH) RedHawks (2-8) vs. Davidson Wildcats (4-8)
Drexel Dragons (6-4) vs. Virginia Cavaliers (9-3)
|Date and Time||Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, 4:30 and 7 p.m.|
|Location||Charlottesville, Va. | John Paul Jones Arena|
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Dec. 29, 2014The Virginia women’s basketball team (9-3) hosts Drexel (6-4) on Monday (Dec. 29) at 7 p.m. in the final game of the 2014 Cavalier Classic Presented by Holiday Inn University Area.
Davidson (4-8) will host Miami (2-8) at 4:30 p.m. in game three of the two-day, four-game tournament. An all-tournament team will be announced at the conclusion of the final tournament game.
The Cavalier game will be broadcast on WINA-1070 AM with Channing Poole and Myron Ripley calling the action. Live streaming video of the Virginia game will also be available online and through the Virginia Sports app with a Cavalier Live subscription.
Yesterday, Drexel (6-4) earned a 71-54 victory over Miami (2-8), the 200th career victory for Dragons’ head coach Denise Dillon. Rachel Pearson led Drexel with a 25-point performance. Courtney Larson scored 15 points with seven rebounds for the RedHawks.
Virginia is coming off its first home loss of the season, falling 67-57 to Davidson on Sunday afternoon. Senior center Sarah Imovbioh (Abuja, Nigeria) had her seventh double-double of the season, scoring 21 points with 19 rebounds. Davidson’s Hannah Early scored 24 points, including making six three-pointers, adding nine rebounds, three steals, two blocks and two assists.
Virginia is 1-0 all-time against Drexel after a 63-54 victory in Charlottesville in 2010.
This will be the final non-conference game for the Cavaliers before heading into Atlantic Coast Conference competition. Virginia will play at Virginia Tech on Sunday, Jan. 4 at 2 p.m. The Cavaliers will be back at home on Thursday, Jan. 8 when they host Wake Forest at 7 p.m.
Single-game ticket prices for all home games are $10 for Reserved seating, $8 for adult General Admission and $6 for youth (18 & under), senior (60 & over) and UVa faculty/staff General Admission. Fans may purchase home game tickets through the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office online at VirginiaSports.com, by phone and in person. The Virginia Athletics Ticket Office is located in Bryant Hall at Scott Stadium and open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Telephone purchases can be made by calling 1-800-542-UVA1 (8821) or locally at 434-924-UVA1 (8821).