Landesberg leads Virginia past Hampton 80-54Dec 24, 2009 - 2:14 AM CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.(AP) -- Sylven Landesberg scored 14 points, grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds and dished out six assists to lead Virginia over Hampton 80-54 on Wednesday night.
Virginia (6-4) made a season-high 11 3-pointers and outrebounded Hampton 41-26.
Sammy Zeglinski added 13 points as the Cavaliers won their second straight.
The Pirates (2-10) were led by Kwame Morgans 18 points.
Virginia jumped out to a 12-0 lead in the first six minutes, while Hampton committed six turnovers.
Two 3-pointers by Morgan helped Hampton closed the gap to 15-8, but Virginia responded with a 25-10 onslaught, including 3-pointers by Zeglinski, Jeff Jones, Will Sherrill and Mustapha Farrakhan, to lead 40-18.
The Cavaliers, who shot 56 percent in the half, led 48-28 at the break.
Virginia played its third game in a row without starting power forward Mike Scott, who has a sprained right ankle.
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VIRGINIA 80 FINAL
Dec 23 8:38 PM
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HALFTIME 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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HAMPTON 28 28
VIRGINIA 48 48 HALFTIME
HIGH SCORERS AT HALFTIME
HAMPTON - KWAME MORGAN II 11, CHARLES FUNCHES 6,
VINCENT SIMPSON 5
VIRGINIA - WILL SHERRILL 9, MUSTAPHA FARRAKHAN 8,
JEFF JONES 8
Dec 23 7:40 PM
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