Brogdon & Defense lead #6 VIRGINIA to rout of Harvard 76-27

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VIRGINIA holds harvard to 1 FG in 1st half en route to Rout                      ( espn.go.com )

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VIRGINIA holds Harvard to record tying 1 FG in First Half                         ( yahoosports.com )

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Virginia defeats Harvard 76-27 to improve to 11-0 for the first time since 1992-93. ‘Hoos host Davidson on Dec. 30.

We set an ACC record today for single-game FG% defense by limiting Harvard to just 16% (8-50) shooting.

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Virginia men’s basketball: 1st 11-0 start since 1992-93. Held Harvard to 27 pts, fewest Harvard has scored in game since scoring 24 in 1944

Bennett on Malcolm: He has taken it on himself to be better defensively this year. He is like a roadblock when set. He continues to improve.

Bennett: You need to score in different ways. The strong guards can usually get in the lane and get those extra points.

Bennett on Tobey: He picked up a foul so we took him out. We saw some foul trouble with the big guys, but he had a great run.

. this is why I say Tony Bennett is the new Brad Stevens. Best defensive coach in America.

Absurd stats aside, Virginia’s beatdown of Harvard shows it’s time to recognize the Cavaliers as a legit contender

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The lead is 39-8 at the half, setting a school record for fewest points allowed in the 1st half (shot clock era).

We also limited Harvard to one FG (20 attempts), tying an NCAA record for fewest FG’s allowed in a half.

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The show is still PERFECT as the big fella has 15 points on 6-6 FG & 3-3 FT. ‘Hoos up 30-4 at 5:20 1H.

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