Charlottesville, VA (Sports Network) - Akil Mitchell had 18 points and eight
rebounds as the Virginia Cavaliers rolled over the Georgia Tech Yellow
Jackets, 82-54, in an Atlantic Coast Confrence clash at John Paul Jones Arena.
Joe Harris added 15 points, Justin Anderson chipped in 11 and Jontel Evans
contributed 10 for Virginia (19-8, 9-5 ACC) which ended a two-game skid.
Marcus Georges-Hunt tallied 12 points and Daniel Miller had a double-double
of 11 points and 11 rebounds for Georgia Tech (14-12, 4-10) which has lost
Both teams shot better than 50 percent from the floor in the first half but
Virginia had three more field goals and outscored the Yellow Jackets 7-1
from the free-throw line. The Cavaliers led 41-29 at the break.
Once again Virginia reached above 50 percent shooting in the second half
while the Yellow Jackets cooled to 34.6 percent while totaling only nine
The Cavaliers shot 54.2 percent from the field in the contest and had a
massive 25-5 edge in points off turnovers.
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