CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – No. 3 Virginia (16-1, 4-1 ACC) hosts Wake Forest (8-9, 1-4 ACC) in ACC action on Tuesday (Jan. 22). Tipoff at John Paul Jones Arena is set for 9 p.m. on the Regional Sports Network.
For Openers
• Virginia and Wake Forest meet for the lone time in 2018-19
• The Cavaliers own a six-game winning streak vs. Wake Forest.
• UVA has an 11-game winning streak at John Paul Jones Arena.
Broadcast Information
• The Virginia-Wake Forest game will be televised on the Regional Sports Network and streamed online on ACC Network Extra ( and broadcast on the Virginia Sports Radio Network, and Virginia Sports app.
• Live statistics will be located on and the Virginia Sports app.

Coaches vs. Cancer Suits and Sneakers Week®
• The UVA-Wake Forest game is part of the Coaches vs. Cancer Suits And Sneakers Week, celebrated Jan. 21-27.
• The UVA and Wake Forest coaching staffs will wear sneakers with their suits as a visible reminder about the importance of nutrition and physical activity in reducing cancer risk.

The Head Coach
• Three-time National and ACC Coach of the Year Tony Bennett has a 235-87 (.730) mark in 10 seasons at Virginia and 304-120 (.717) career mark in 13 seasons.
• Bennett became the 80th active Division I head coach to win his 300th career game against Marshall on Dec. 31, 2018.
• In 2017-18, Bennett led Virginia to its eighth ACC regular-season title, third ACC Tournament championship, school-record 31 wins, ACC-record 17 league wins and ACC-record 9-0 mark on the road.
• Bennett was named the USBWA Henry Iba National Coach of the Year for the third time to rank second all-time behind legendary John Wooden, who captured the award six times.
UVA Ranked No. 3 in AP Poll
• Virginia is ranked a season-high No. 3 in the latest AP poll.
• The Cavaliers have been ranked in the AP top six in 21 consecutive polls.
• UVA has been ranked in the AP for 27 straight polls and has been ranked in the top 10 in each of the past 23 polls.
• UVA was ranked No. 5 in the preseason polls and has been ranked in the top 10 in the preseason rankings in four of the past five seasons.
• In 2017-18, Virginia became the fourth team in the Top 25 era to earn a No. 1 ranking after being unranked in the preseason.
Last Time Out
• RJ Barrett scored 30 points and Zion Williamson added 27 as top-ranked Duke defeated No. 4 Virginia 72-70 on Saturday, Jan. 19 at Cameron Indoor Stadium
• De’Andre Hunter led Virginia (16-1, 4-1 ACC) with 18 points and Ty Jerome and Kyle Guy each added 14 points.
• Virginia shot 52.8 percent from the field, but was was 3 of 17 from 3-point range.
• Duke shot 51 percent, including 12 of 19 for 63.2 percent in the second stanza.
• The Blue Devils out-rebounded the Cavaliers 32-30 and each team had eight turnovers.
All-Time vs. Wake Forest
• Virginia is 66-70 all-time vs. Wake Forest, including a 40-21 mark in Charlottesville, in the series that dates back to 1910-11.
• UVA has won six straight and seven of the last eight meetings in the series, including a 59-49 win last season in Winston-Salem.
• The Cavaliers have scored 70 or more points in four of their last six games (all wins) vs. the Demon Deacons.
• Tony Bennett is 7-4 vs. Wake Forest as head coach at Virginia.
Last Time vs. the Demon Deacons
• Kyle Guy scored 17 points, and then-No. 2 Virginia beat Wake Forest 59-49 on Jan. 21, 2018, for its 10th straight win.
• De’Andre Hunter added 16 points to help the first-place Cavaliers extend their longest winning streak since 2015-16 and open league play with seven victories for the second time in four years. 
• Virginia shot nearly 46 percent in the second half while holding Wake Forest to 30 percent shooting after halftime.
• Bryant Crawford scored 11 points, and Mitchell Wilbekin and Brandon Childress added 10 apiece for the Demon Deacons.
• Devon Hall added 12 points to help the Cavaliers win a tight one in which there were nine lead changes and five ties. 
• Neither team led by more than seven until Hunter hit an important 3-pointer to extend Virginia’s lead to 53-45 with 3:44 remaining.
UVA in the National Statistical Rankings
• As of Jan. 21, UVA ranks first nationally in scoring defense (52.9 ppg), turnovers per game (8.8), fewest turnovers (150) and 3-point field goal percentage defense (24.6%), third in scoring margin (21.1), fourth in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.65), fifth in field goal percentage defense (37.8%) and winning percentage (94.1%), eighth in free throw percentage (76.9%), ninth in fewest fouls (260), 10th in 3-point field goal percentage (39.7%), 20th in personal fouls per game (15.3) and 30th in rebound margin (6.2).
Cavalier Quartet Among ACC Leaders
• As of Jan. 21, Kyle Guy ranks first in the ACC in 3-pointers (3.0), third in 3-point percentage (45.5%), eighth in minutes (33.4) and 12th in scoring (15.2).
• Ty Jerome ranks third in assists (4.8) and assist-to-turnover ratio (2.9), eighth in 3-point percentage (40%), 10th in steals (1.7) and 20th in minutes (31.2). 
• De’Andre Hunter ranks sixth in field goal percentage (52.7%), ninth in free throw shooting (80.3%) and 14th in scoring (14.6).
• Braxton Key ranks 23rd in rebounding (5.6).
On the Horizon
• No. 3 Virginia travels to Notre Dame on Saturday, Jan. 26. Tipoff at Purcell Pavilion is set for 1 p.m. on CBS.