Led by Malcolm Brogdon who scored 17 points, gathered 11 rebounds, and also had 7 assists Virginia defeated Boston College to improve to 18-5 (9-1). UVA led by as many as 21 points in the second half, but a late 12-0 run by Boston College got them within 6 at 73-67. Virginia was able to close the game at the line for the 10 point win.
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in court on Tuesday to seek a new trial for their client, who was sentenced to death in June for the 2013 bomb attack that killed three people and injured more than 260.
The Wildcats are off to a 7-0 start and got 59 of the first place votes.