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Jan. 27, 2018

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Virginia Game Notes

No. 2 Virginia 65, No. 4 Duke 63
Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018
Cameron Indoor Stadium

Team Notes
– Virginia improved to 20-1 and 9-0 ACC
– UVA ended its 17-game winless streak against Duke in Durham, posting its first win since 1995
– The win ended Duke’s three-game winning streak vs. Virginia
– The Cavaliers’ 12-game winning streak is their longest since starting 19-0 in 2014-15
– UVA has had five 11-game or more winning streaks under Tony Bennett
– UVA posted its first win against a top-5 opponent on the road since 1993 (77-69 over No. 3 Duke)
– Virginia has started 9-0 in ACC play for the first time since starting 12-0 in 1980-81
– UVA held its 21st opponent under 50 percent shooting (Duke — 48.2%)
– UVA is 5-1 on the road, including a 4-0 mark in ACC play
– UVA is 3-1 vs. ranked opponents
– UVA led 32-22 at halftime, limiting its seventh ACC foe to 25 points or less in the first half
– Marvin Bagley III (30 points, 14 rebounds) and Wendell Carter Jr. (14 points, 15 rebounds) are the first pair of opponents to post double-doubles since Devin Robinson and Justin Leon of Florida (3/18/17)
Tony Bennett captured his first win at Cameron Indoor Stadium and has now won at least one road contest at every Pac-10 (now Pac-12) and ACC school during his 12-year coaching career

Player Notes
Devon Hall (14 points) has reached double figures in eight straight games
Kyle Guy (15 points) has reached double figures in 18 games and has led UVA in scoring in 10 contests – Guy extended his 3-pointer streak to 21 games, most for a UVA player since Joe Harris‘ 23-game streak in 2013-14
– Guy scored UVA’s first five points and made UVA’s first field goal at 15:43
Ty Jerome (13 points) reached double figures for the eighth time this season
De’Andre Hunter (12 points) reached double figures for the sixth time in eight games

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