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Virginia vs. Florida State: Tip off time, TV schedule, Vegas odds and GAME THREAD

The Noles had a 17-0 run against Wake Forest. Will they reproduce that this afternoon?

NCAA Basketball: Wake Forest at Florida State Glenn Beil-USA TODAY Sports

No. 12 Virginia Cavaliers (11-1, 1-0) vs. No. 20 Florida State (13-1, 1-0)

Time: 2:00 P.M. ET
Location: John Paul Jones Arena
Online Streaming: ACC Network Extra
Radio: Virginia Sports Radio Network or Sirius 84, XM 84
Latest Point Spread: Virginia is favored by 8.5. (Kenpom: UVA 70, FSU 59, 4832%)

Coming off a big road win over No. 6 Louisville, the Cavaliers will need to maintain their composure against a good Florida State team that’s off to one of the best starts in their school’s history.

Here are five bullet points taken straight from the UVA Game Notes:

  • UVA meets Florida State in the lone meeting between the teams.
  • Virginia is 35-1 in ACC home games over the past four seasons.
  • The Cavaliers are 1-1 vs. ranked opponents this season and 23-24 against ranked foes in the Tony Bennett era.
  • UVA ranks first in the nation in scoring defense at 47.7 points per game and has held 10 of its 12 opponents to 53 or fewer points.
  • London Perrantes leads UVA in scoring at 9.9 points per game, marking the lowest scoring average to lead any UVA team in a single season (Malcolm Brogdon 12.7 ppg in 2013-14).

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