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Virginia begins road trip

[caption id="attachment_38532" align="alignleft" width="197" caption="Sophomore guard Jontel Evans recorded the first double-digit scoring game of his career against USC Upstate with 10 points.


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Duke ... and everyone else

The Godfather division Like every other publication this side of Chapel Hill last year, The Cavalier Daily boldly picked Duke to finish first in the ACC.


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Chasing the pack

"Coach is really big on [defense]," Joe Harris said. "He stresses it a lot." Give the freshman guard the understatement of the year award.


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Post presence?

They ranked second-to-last in the conference in rebounding margin, last in offensive rebounds, last in blocked shots.


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Senior solidarity

Fifty losses and one postseason appearance in the prestigious College Basketball Invitational have not given the three seniors on the Virginia men's basketball team a whole lot to celebrate during their three years with the program. Last season may have been particularly draining for Virginia's elder statesmen.


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Zeglinski may miss 2010 start

[caption id="attachment_37125" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Redshirt junior guard Sammy Zeglinski will be sidelined for an undetermined amount of time after he suffered a knee injury during practice.


November 21; Charlottesville, VA USA; Virginia head coach Tony Bennett. Virginia defeated Oral Roberts University 76-55.
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Bennett introduces freshmen

[caption id="attachment_36799" align="alignleft" width="169" caption="Second-year coach Tony Bennett praised his six freshmen yesterday but said they still need to learn his defense.


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An overture to illumination

When the players arrived at John Paul Jones Arena at 10 a.m. March 6 before the 1:30 tip-off of Virginia's regular season finale, they were informed that a season that could not have gone further south had indeed plummeted to a deeper, darker cellar: Second Team All-ACC selection Sylven Landesberg had been suspended for the rest of the season. Not by Athletic Director Craig Littlepage, nor by University student-athlete watchdogs.


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Cavs aim to top surging Maryland in season

The snow in Charlottesville may be melting, but the Virginia men's basketball team remains ice cold after a 68-55 loss at Boston College Wednesday stretched its losing streak to a dismal eight games. The Cavaliers (14-14, 5-10 ACC) will hope to turn things around this weekend as they face a Maryland team that throttled Virginia 85-66 at College Park, Md.


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Virginia loses eighth straight game

Despite a surprise starting appearance from sophomore guard Sylven Landesberg, the Virginia men's basketball team lost 68-55 yesterday night against Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Mass. Earlier this week, coach Tony Bennett said Landesberg had not practiced because of a bruised thigh, which kept him out of Sunday's home loss to Duke.