Post Game Notes vs. Notre Dame
March 2, 2018
A three-pointer from Aliyah Huland El with 4:39 remaining in the first quarter gave UVA 10-9 lead, but the Irish answered with a 9-0 run
J’Kyra Brown hit a three-pointer with 5:49 remaining in the second quarter to extend her streak of games in which she has hit at least one trey to 25 games
The Cavaliers started the game going 4-of-8 from three-point range and ended 6-of-26
Notre Dame’s Marina Mabrey scored the first eight points of the second half
Aliyah Huland El led the Cavaliers in scoring in both games of the ACC Tournament, scoring 19 against Georgia Tech and 13 against Notre Dame
Huland El scored the first five points of the fourth quarter
Virginia was outrebounded 49-36. In the regular-season meeting, Virginia went +6 in rebounding against the Irish
Huland El averaged 16 points in two 2018 ACC Women’s Tournament games.
Virginia is now 37-38 all-time in the ACC Tournament, including a 23-12 mark in the quarterfinal round.
This is the second-straight year the Cavaliers have fallen to Notre Dame in the quarterfinals
The Cavaliers have a week off before finding out their NCAA Tournament fate. The NCAA Selection Show airs on Monday, March 12 at 7 p.m.