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Justin Anderson scored 15 points, including four key free throws in the final minutes, and Virginia overcame a sloppy offensive performance to beat Norfolk State 67-56 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night.
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.
Evan Nolte scored a career-high 18 points to lead Virginia past in-state rival Virginia Tech 74-58 on Thursday night.
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"I guess you could look at it as a disadvantage for any team to have quite a few freshmen," he said. "But I think it's great we're all coming here willing to learn and willing to work as hard as anyone else."
Freshman Evan Nolte, a forward, said he's looking forward to watching the team jell together in the season's first weeks.