"It is weird losing that way, because that's what we pride ourselves [on]," Anderson said after the game, referring to the team's defense. "That's who we are. ... My stomach was hurting. My stomach's still kind of hurting."
Junior guard Malcolm Brodgon had 17 points and junior guard Justin Anderson added 11 for the Cavaliers (19-1, 7-1 ACC), who had won their previous 21 home games and were trying to extend their best start to a season since 1980-81, when they won their first 23 games.