Numbers Game: Lehigh 54, UVA 80

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.-- Malcolm Brogdon's 23 points led the Virginia men's basketball team to the h 80-54 win over Lehigh on Wednesday night. HooNation.com takes a look at the numbers behind the win.

BOX SCORE

OFFENSE COMES ALIVE 

It took a while, but once the 'Hoos stopped taking the outside shot, the Cavs were able to get shots to fall.

  • Malcolm Brogdon and Anthony Gill scored Virginia's first 16 points of the game with 12 and four points respectively. 
  • Virginia scored a season high 25 points off of 17 Lehigh turnovers. 
  • UVA scored 80 or more points for four straight games for the first time since 2006. 
  • Virginia had plenty of help from the bench: 30 points
  • It wasn't all good, UVA was held scoreless for 5:02 in the first half. 

DEFENSE HOLDS

  • Lehigh was held scoreless for 5:23 in the first half. 
  • The Mountain Hawks shot 7-for-13 over the first 9:37 and 3-for-15 for the rest of the half. 

PLAYER NOTES

  • Brogdon led the team with 23 points and is now in 31st place on the all-time UVA scoring list with 1,234. 
  • Darius Thompson hit a career high 12 points
  • London Perrantes had another great night, recording eight assists (he has had eight or more assists in the three of the last four games)


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