Location: Charlottesville, VA
Date: January 12, 2022
Time: 9:00 p.m. ET
Channel: ESPN 2
Online Streaming: WatchESPN.com
Virginia looks to recover from a poor showing at Chapel Hill by taking on a Hokie squad that was originally picked to finish fifth in the ACC, but has since taken off with a rocky 0-3 start in conference.
Here are some media notes:
- Virginia (9-6, 3-2 ACC) hosts in-state rival Virginia Tech in the first of two meetings between the teams.
- The Virginia-Virginia Tech game is part of the Smithfield Commonwealth Clash, which is a head-to-head, points-based athletics competition between the schools.
Virginia All-Time vs. Virginia Tech
- Virginia is 95-57 all-time vs. Virginia Tech, including a 40-13 mark in Charlottesville, in the series that dates back to 1914-15.
- Virginia Tech ended Virginia’s four-game winning streak in the series with last season’s 65-51 win in Blacksburg.
- The Cavaliers have a two-game winning streak at John Paul Jones Arena.
- The Cavaliers are 4-1 in their last five games against the Hokies.
- Head coach Tony Bennett is 16-7 all-time vs. Virginia Tech.
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