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Feb. 15, 2016

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No. 7 Virginia 73, NC State 53
Monday, Feb. 15, 2016

Team Notes

  • Virginia has won four straight and nine of 11 games against NC State; UVA has captured its last nine regular-season games against the Wolfpack
  • Virginia is 63-82 all-time against NC State, including a 38-23 mark in Charlottesville; UVA head coach Tony Bennett is 9-2 against NC State
  • Virginia is 33-1 in home ACC games the last four seasons; it matches the best mark in ACC history with one loss (Duke 33-1 from 1962-64 and Duke 32-1 from 1997-2000)
  • Virginia has won 18 straight home games dating to the 2014-15 season
  • UVA is 136-36 in 10 seasons at JPJ, including 98-20 under Tony Bennett
  • Virginia is 74-4 when scoring at least 70 points under Tony Bennett
  • Virginia shot 55.8 percent and is 12-1 this season when cracking the 50 percent mark
  • Virginia recorded assists on nine of its 12 first-half field goals and 21 of 29 in the game
  • NC State hit its first six field-goal attempts and scored on its first seven possessions of the game, but was 6-for-17 from the field the rest of the half
  • After hitting four three-pointers in its previous two games combined, Virginia nailed four three-pointers in the first half and 10 in the game against NC State
  • Virginia limited NC State to 53 points, a Wolfpack season low (55 vs. UNC)
  • Cat Barber scored 14 points, 10 under against his average (24.1 points per game); he had scored at least 26 points in each of his last five games

Player Notes

  • With 22 points, Malcolm Brogdon recorded his 13th 20-point game of the season, most at UVA since Sean Singletary recorded 16 such games during the 2006-07 campaign
  • Isaiah Wilkins grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds; his previous was nine, set on Feb. 25, 2015, at Wake Forest
  • Wilkins’ 13 boards was a season high for a UVA player this season (Anthony Gill vs. WVU)
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