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  • Virginia's No. 2 NCAA seed neither outrageous nor daunting

     Virginia's No. 2 NCAA seed neither outrageous nor daunting
    Many Virginia basketball faithful are unhappy — thank you, Twitter and email — with the NCAA tournament bracket unveiled Sunday. Two reasons. One is rooted in conference rivalry — loathing seems too strong a word for Lent — the...
  • Brogdon surges in second half, but U.Va. loses 71-67 in ACC semis to UNC

    Brogdon surges in second half, but U.Va. loses 71-67 in ACC semis to UNC
    GREENSBORO, N.C. — When Virginia needed him most, Malcolm Brogdon was just about unstoppable, but the Cavaliers ran out of time Friday night in a 71-67 loss to North Carolina in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament semifinals. Now, U.Va. must...
  • Virginia's attitudes about NCAA tourney No. 1 or No. 2 seed debate range from patient to defiant

    GREENSBORO, N.C. - The sting of Virginia’s 71-67 loss to North Carolina in the ACC tournament semifinals had barely started to sink in Friday night before Cavaliers’ players were asked the all-important question. Do they still deserve a...
  • Friday's multi-sport college and local roundup: Virginia Tech walks off with win vs. No. 1 U.Va. in baseball

    COLLEGES: Baseball: Virginia Tech literally walked off with a 2-1 surprise over No. 1 Virginia to start an Atlantic Coast Conference series in Blacksburg. In Friday's ninth inning, the Hokies (8-9, 2-2) loaded the bases with no outs. Brendon...
  • They won't let Syracuse's Otto play in any mascot games

    They won't let Syracuse's Otto play in any mascot games
    Syracuse's self-imposed postseason ban apparently even extended to Otto the Orange. The Atlantic Coast Conference held its annual mascot basketball game at halftime of the North Carolina-Louisville quarterfinal Thursday. Fourteen of the ACC's 15...
  • Substandard defense costs U.Va. in ACC tourney loss to UNC

    Substandard defense costs U.Va. in ACC tourney loss to UNC
    GREENSBORO, N.C. — North Carolina defeated Virginia 71-67 Friday in an ACC tournament semifinal dripping with late drama and replete with individual brilliance. But what the defending champion Cavaliers will most recall is a lifeless first half...
  • Notre Dame takes down Duke 74-64 to advance to ACC tournament final

     Notre Dame takes down Duke 74-64 to advance to ACC tournament final
    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Last season, Notre Dame coach Mike Brey stood in the corner of a dim hallway at Greensboro Coliseum after the ACC tournament quickly ushered the Irish out the door on the afternoon of the first day. Brey then summoned his...
  • No. 19 North Carolina holds off No. 3 Virginia 71-67 in ACCs

    North Carolina coach Roy Williams has spent months coaching, imploring, even begging his Tar Heels to play with more toughness and urgency. They've picked the right time to do it. Marcus Paige hit two free throws with 3.9 seconds left to help No. 19 UNC...
  • No. 11 Irish beat No. 2 Duke 74-64 to reach ACC title game

    Notre Dame already gave one big lead away at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament and just about did it again. Because the 11th-ranked Fighting Irish held on, they'll finally play for a league championship. Notre Dame earned its first berth in a...
  • Virginia Tech's season ends with 59-49 loss to Miami in ACC tournament second round

    Virginia Tech's season ends with 59-49 loss to Miami in ACC tournament second round
    GREENSBORO, N.C. - The realist in Adam Smith just can’t take much solace in a 22-loss season, but even he can strain his eyes to see glimmers of hope from Virginia Tech’s first postseason under coach Buzz Williams. Tech’s season came...
  • Notre Dame survives scare from Miami

    Steve Vasturia hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 6:13 left and No. 11 Notre Dame overcame a blown 20-point lead to hold off Miami 70-63 on Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. Vasturia's 3 helped the Fighting...