Virginia Basketball | Virginia hosts Campbell Wednesday night

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.— The Virginia women’s basketball team (5-0, 1-0 ACC) hosts Campbell (3-1, 0-0 Big South) on Wednesday, November 23 at 7:00 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Virginia.

TRANSMISSION INFORMATION

  • The game will be streamed online on ACCNX via the ESPN app. It is available through participating TV providers broadcasting ACCN
  • All 2022-23 Virginia women’s basketball games are available on local radio on NewsRadio 1070 AM and 98.9 FM WINA
  • Live stats available
  • Links will be posted on VirginiaSports.com

Virginia notes

  • The Cavaliers play four games in eight days. This is the second in this series after Sunday’s 74-60 win at American. They finish the weekend with Minnesota and ECU at the Cavalier Classic Tournament on Saturday and Sunday
  • Virginia started the season with a 5-0 lead for the first time since 2015/16. They are aiming for their first 6-0 start of a season since 1997/98
  • The five straight wins is the longest winning streak for the team since eight straight wins in the 2017/18 season (December 17 – January 11).
  • All five starters from Virginia average in the double digits
  • At American on Sunday, all 11 players in the game scored, eight of them in the first quarter alone. It was the third time (out of five games) this season that every player dressed for the game scored in the game. Every player also had at least one rebound
  • Virginia averages 48.0 rebounds per game, ranking 17th nationally. The Cavaliers’ +14.6 rebound margin ranks 22nd
  • Virginia averages 45.2 points in the suit per game
  • Virginia is third in the ACC for lowest earnings per game at 12.6 per contest
  • Taylor Valladay had 19 points and had 11 in the fourth quarter at American on Sunday. After a 10-point win in the third quarter last Tuesday at Loyola Chicago, she hit double-digit points in a single quarter in consecutive games
  • Camryn Taylor leads the team with an average of 13.6 points per game
  • Mir McLean leads the team in rebounding at 6.8 per game. She also averages 2.0 steals per game
  • Sam Brunelle shoots 49.1 percent from the field (26 of 53) and is a perfect 6 of 6 from the free throw line

EXPLORE CAMPBELL

  • Campbell is 3-1 with his lone setback resulting in a 62-60 loss to UCF, a team that gets votes in the AP poll
  • The Fighting Camels clinched an 81-34 home win over South Carolina State on Saturday
  • Campbell won the Big South regular-season title last year but was beaten by Longwood in the tournament championship game. They’ve won two of the last three regular-season titles in the league
  • The Camels were the Big South’s automatic qualifiers for WNIT 2022, playing at the tournament for the first time. They lost to Liberty in the first round
  • Graduate guard Shy Tuelle is a preseason All-Big South first-team selection averaging 16.8 points per game
  • The Camels were ranked third in Big South’s preseason poll
  • Head Coach Ronny Fisher In six seasons under Fisher, Campbell has won 119 games, averaging nearly 20 wins per season. As the current longest-serving Big South coach with 14 seasons under his belt, Fisher leads all active coaches in the conference with a total of 216 and 136 Big South wins. Campbell won the 2019-20 and 2021-22 Big South regular season titles and was a Big South tournament runner-up in 2019, 2021 and 2022
  • This is the first meeting between the two teams since 1979
  • The all-time series is 1:1

AT THE HORIZON

  • Virginia hosts the Cavalier Classic tournament on Saturday and Sunday, November 26 and 27, facing Minnesota (3-1) and East Carolina (4-1). UVA plays at 2 p.m. with Liberty (2-1) anchoring games at 5 p.m. on both days

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