2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
18-7, 1st in ACC
What went wrong for Virginia in its loss to Ohio? (0:53)
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Ohio hands late-arriving UVa another early exit

Virginia, who didn't arrive in Indianapolis until Friday afternoon after a positive COVID-19 test, suffered another shocking first-round upset two years after winning the 2019 NCAA tournament.

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Virginia finally arrives in Indy for NCAA tourney

Virginia has finally arrived in Indianapolis, the 68th and final team to do so. The Cavaliers remained in Charlottesville after a positive COVID-19 test caused them to pull out of the ACC Tournament last Thursday.

Bennett: Most of Virginia roster is in quarantine (2:01)
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29dJeff Borzello

Bennett: Most of Virginia roster in quarantine

With most of Virginia's roster in quarantine due to COVID-19 contact tracing, the Cavaliers won't travel to Indianapolis for the NCAA tournament until Friday, coach Tony Bennett said after the team's selection was announced.

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29dMark Schlabach

Source: Duke, UVA, KU OK to play in tournament

Duke, Kansas and Virginia each failed to indicate that lingering COVID-19 issues will stop them from participating in the NCAA tournament, ESPN has learned, opening the door for all three to play, if selected.

This Just In  

Virginia basketball released a statement with the following quote from coach Tony Bennett: “I'm hurting for our players, especially our seniors. I told our young men they have every reason to be disappointed, but it is still very important how they choose to respond. We are exhausting all options to participate in the NCAA Tournament.”

Boozer feels bad for Virginia after having to pull out of ACC tournament (2:06)
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Beekman beats buzzer to help UVA knock off Syracuse (0:59)
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Georgia Tech's Wright named ACC's best player

Georgia Tech senior Moses Wright has been named the ACC's player of the year by the AP. Virginia Tech's Mike Young was named the conference's coach of the year.

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Packer & Durham Hour 2: Jim Phillips, ACC Commissioner

Virginia Head Coach Tony Bennett joins the show fresh off his team winning the ACC regular season title, and getting the #1 seed heading into the ACC tournament. Plus the ACC Commissioner Jim Phillips gets us ready for the start of the men's tournament today, and shares some insight into how we will transition into fall sports like football amid the pandemic concerns.

Virginia's Huff fired up after huge dunk (0:19)
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Hauser drains some key 3s for Virginia (0:30)
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Huff throws down putback funk for Virginia (0:20)
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Team Stats

Points Per Game68.2280th
Rebounds Per Game31.6355th
Assists Per Game13.8Tied-143rd
Points Allowed60.5

Tournament History

Final Fours3
Tournament Record35-23
Championship Seasons2019
Tournament Appearances24