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Virginia Basketball | Virginia Closes Road Trip Thursday at Syracuse

Virginia Basketball | Virginia Closes Road Trip Thursday at Syracuse

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia women’s basketball team (14-6, 3-6 ACC) plays at Syracuse (13-7, 4-5 ACC) on Thursday, Jan. 26 at 7 p.m., at the JMA Wireless Dome in Syracuse, N.Y.

BROADCAST INFORMATION

  • The game will stream online on ACCNX through the ESPN app. It is available through participating TV providers that carry ACC Network
  • All of the 2022-23 Virginia women’s basketball games are available locally on the radio on NewsRadio 1070 AM and 98.9 FM WINA
  • Live stats be available
  • Links are posted on VirginiaSports.com

VIRGINIA NOTES

  • With 14 wins this season, the Cavaliers are tied for the largest increase in total wins over last season [Virginia (+9), UIC (+9), Illinois (+9), ETSU (+9)]. Virginia was 5-22 last season and 0-5 in 2021-22
  • The Cavaliers’ last three road games have been against top-10 opponents (at No. 9 Virginia Tech, at No. 10 NC State and at No. 7 Notre Dame). This will be the team’s first road game against an opponent who has not been ranked this season since playing at William & Mary on Dec. 7. UVA played at Duke when the Blue Devils were unranked, with Duke moving into the AP Top 25 right after playing UVA
  • Camryn Taylor scored her 1,000th career point on Sunday at Notre Dame. She is the second Cavalier to reach the milestone this month, joining Sam Brunelle
  • Taylor is 11 rebounds shy of reaching 500 in her career
  • Taylor has scored in double figures in five of her last six games, averaging 15.2 points per game in that span
  • Taylor is averaging 13.0 points per game overall this season and the exact same figure in conference contests
  • The Cavaliers were +5 in rebounding against Notre Dame, grabbing 42 rebounds
  • McKenna Dale and London Clarkson grabbed eight rebounds apiece against the Irish
  • Dale has had five or more rebounds in three of the last four games and is averaging 5.3 boards per game in that span. She has raised her average to 3.7 per game
  • It was the second time in the last three games that Clarkson has grabbed eight rebounds
  • Clarkson has 20 rebounds in the last three games, 11 of which are offensive rebounds
  • The Cavaliers are ninth in the nation in rebounds per game at 44.7 and lead the ACC with 15.4 offensive rebounds per game (15th in the nation)
  • The team ranks second in the ACC and 15th in the nation in rebounding margin at +9.4
  • UVA leads the ACC and is 15th in the nation in three-point percentage defense with teams shooting 25.8 percent from long range

AGUGUA-HAMILTON and LEGETTE-JACK

  • Syracuse…

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