Tale of Two Halves
In the first half Virginia men's basketball struggled on offense:
- The Cavs went 1-of-16, and only shot 34 percent in the first half (in the first half of the half, the 'Hoos were only shooting 8%)
- The 'Hoos shot 66.7% in the second half to end the game shooting 49.2%
- UVA shot 17-of-22 before the green machine started to rotate in, in the second half.
Defense Doesn't Miss a Beat
Virginia forced its first turnover after 12 seconds and on its first defensive possession.
5:39- Morgan State's scoring drought to start the second half, as the Cavs start on a 17-0 run.
Three Cavaliers made their deubt on Friday night:
- Darius Thompson scored 12 points and career-high six rebounds
- Jarred Reuter netted 8 points, 6 rebounds
- Jack Salt had 5 points and 3 rebounds
Devon Hall had a career-high 13 points