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The loss left Maryland 1-6 in road ACC games. Maryland (19-9, 7-8) is 15-2 at home, but its latest road loss was a damaging blow to its NCAA tournament hopes.
Virginia led 54-48 following a 3-pointer by freshman Evan Nolte with 9:40 remaining. The Cavaliers then went more than 9 minutes without a field goal before Jontel Evans' driving basket with 35 seconds remaining.
Glen Rice Jr. was kicked off the Georgia Tech basketball team Tuesday, less than a week after a shooting incident outside an Atlanta nightclub led to criminal charges.
Dorenzo Hudson subbed into the game on the final play to be a passer. He ended it on the floor under a pile of his teammates as the savior.
With just one day to prepare for Saturday's game against Georgia Tech, Virginia Tech basketball coach Seth Greenberg would have loved to lean on some past experiences. But the Yellow Jackets are in their first year under new coach Brian Gregory, so most of what Greenberg and the Hokies learned about Georgia Tech during the Paul Hewitt era is out the window.
Archie Miller was hired Sunday to lead the Dayton basketball program, less than a week after Brian Gregory left to take over at Georgia Tech.
Archie Miller was hired as the University of Dayton's next coach Sunday, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.
Georgia Tech has picked Dayton coach Brian Gregory to rebuild its beleaguered basketball program, which fell on hard times after reaching the national championship game in 2004.
Barry Bonds' former mistress testified Monday that he blamed a 1999 elbow injury on steroid use, and that the body and behavior of baseball's home-run king changed during their nine-year relationship.
Brian Gregory is ready to get started on rebuilding Georgia Tech's beleaguered basketball program.
"The thing that's most impressive to me is that he got to the line 12 times," Gregory said. "That meant he was aggressive around the basket. If we can do that, it takes us to a whole new level as a team."
Gregory said the turnaround from the ugly loss at Virginia was important for the program.