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Nov. 26, 2016

Recap | Final Stats

Virginia Game Notes

No. 7 Virginia 63, Providence 52

Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016

Emerald Coast Classic

Team Notes

– The Cavaliers claimed their fourth consecutive regular-season tournament championship (Corpus Christi, Barclays Center, Charleston and Emerald Coast)

– UVA improved to 4-3 vs. Providence and ended a two-game losing streak in the series

– The Cavaliers won their second straight game in Florida and are 4-19 in their last 23 games in the Sunshine State

Player Notes

London Perrantes was named MVP of the Emerald Coast Classic

Isaiah Wilkins joined Perrantes on the all-tournament team

– Perrantes’ 3-pointer ended Providence’s 9-0 run to start the second half

Mamadi Diakite had a career-high 10 points and three blocked shots

– Diakite has two or more blocked shots in each of the last four games

Jack Salt had career bests in points (8) and rebounds (6)

Darius Thompson (11 points) has scored in double figures in five of six games

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