2011–12 Virginia Cavaliers men's basketball team

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2011–12 Virginia Cavaliers men's basketball
Virginia Cavaliers Wordmark logo.png
NCAA Tournament West Region 10 Seed, Second Round
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
2011–12 record 22–10 (9–7 ACC)
Head coach Tony Bennett (3rd year)
Associate head coach Ritchie McKay (3rd year)
Assistant coach Ron Sanchez (3rd year)
Assistant coach Jason Williford (3rd year)
Home arena John Paul Jones Arena
Seasons
« 2010–11 2012–13 »
2011–12 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#6 North Carolina 14 2   .875     32 6   .842
#14 Duke 13 3   .813     27 7   .794
#15 Florida State 12 4   .750     25 10   .714
Virginia 9 7   .563     22 10   .688
#20 NC State 9 7   .563     24 13   .649
Miami (FL) 9 7   .563     20 13   .606
Clemson 8 8   .500     16 15   .516
Maryland 6 10   .375     17 15   .531
Virginia Tech 4 12   .250     16 17   .485
Wake Forest 4 12   .250     13 18   .419
Georgia Tech 4 12   .250     11 20   .355
Boston College 4 12   .250     9 22   .290
2012 ACC Tournament winner
As of April 3, 2012; Rankings from Coaches Poll

The 2011–12 Virginia Cavaliers men's basketball team represented the University of Virginia during the 2011–12 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The Cavaliers, led by third year head coach Tony Bennett, played their home games at John Paul Jones Arena and are members of the Atlantic Coast Conference. They finished the season 22–10, 9–7 in ACC play to finish in a three way tie for fourth place. They lost in the quarterfinals of the ACC Basketball Tournament to North Carolina State. They received an at-large bid to the 2012 NCAA Tournament where they lost in the first round to Florida.

Previous season[edit]

The Cavaliers finished the 2010–11 season 16–15 overall, 7–9 in ACC play and lost in the first round of the ACC Tournament to Miami.

Roster[edit]

In December 2011, both Harrell and Johnson transferred from Virginia, to Auburn and San Diego State, respectively.[1]

2011–12 Virginia Cavaliers men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year High School/Junior College Home town
G 0 Browman, DougDoug Browman 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) 176 lb (80 kg) Jr Montrose Christian Midlothian, VA
G 1 Evans, JontelJontel Evans 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) 188 lb (85 kg) Jr Bethel Hampton, VA
G 2 Jesperson, PaulPaul Jesperson 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 197 lb (89 kg) Fr Merrill Merrill, WI
G 4 Wright, RyanRyan Wright 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) 150 lb (68 kg) Fr Bullis School Upper Marlboro, MD
C 5 Sene, AsseneAssene Sene (C) 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 239 lb (108 kg) Sr South Kent School Saint-Louis, Senegal
G 11 Vozenilek, RobRob Vozenilek (W) 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Fr St. Christopher's Richmond, VA
G 12 Harris, JoeJoe Harris 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 211 lb (96 kg) So Chelan Chelan, WA
G 13 Zeglinski, SammySammy Zeglinski (C) 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 184 lb (83 kg) Sr William Penn Charter Philadelphia, PA
F 21 Mitchell, AngusAngus Mitchell (W) 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Jr St. John's School Houston, TX
G 22 Brogdon, MalcolmMalcolm Brogdon 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Fr Greater Atlanta Christian Norcross, GA
F 23 Scott, MikeMike Scott (C) 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 237 lb (108 kg) RS Sr Deep Creek/Hargrave Military Chesapeake, VA
G 24 Harrell, KTKT Harrell 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 202 lb (92 kg) So Brewbaker Technology Raleigh, NC
G 25 Mitchell, AkilAkil Mitchell 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 234 lb (106 kg) So Charlotte Charlotte, NC
G 30 Rogers, ThomasThomas Rogers (W) 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 209 lb (95 kg) So Fork Union Military Farmville, VA
G 32 Atkins, DarionDarion Atkins 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 222 lb (101 kg) Fr Landon School Clinton, MD
F 34 Johnson, JamesJames Johnson 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 238 lb (108 kg) RS Fr Elsinore Wildomar, CA
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Strength and conditioning coach(es)
Athletic trainer(s)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 14 October 2014

Schedule[edit]

Date
Time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (Attendance)
City, State
Non-conference regular season
Nov. 12*
2:00 PM, ESPN3
South Carolina State W 75–38  1–0
John Paul Jones Arena (8,954)
Charlottesville, VA
Nov. 15*
7:00 PM, CSN+
Winthrop W 69–48  2–0
John Paul Jones Arena (7,983)
Charlottesville, VA
Nov. 18*
6:00 PM
vs. TCU
Paradise Jam
L 55–57  2–1
Sports and Fitness Center (NA)
Saint Thomas, USVI
Nov. 19*
3:30 PM
vs. Drexel
Paradise Jam
W 49–35  3–1
Sports and Fitness Center (NA)
Saint Thomas, USVI
Nov. 21*
7:00 PM
vs. Drake
Paradise Jam
W 60–52  4–1
Sports and Fitness Center (2,322)
Saint Thomas, USVI
Nov. 25*
7:00 PM, ESPNU
Green Bay W 68–42  5–1
John Paul Jones Arena (9,113)
Charlottesville, VA
Nov. 29*
7:00 PM, ESPN2
#15 Michigan
ACC – Big Ten Challenge
W 70–58  6–1
John Paul Jones Arena (10,564)
Charlottesville, VA
Dec. 3*
1:00 PM, ESPN3
Longwood W 86–53  7–1
John Paul Jones Arena (8,352)
Charlottesville, VA
Dec. 6*
7:00 PM, ESPN3
George Mason W 68–48  8–1
John Paul Jones Arena (8,954)
Charlottesville, VA
Dec. 18*
5:30 PM, FSN
at Oregon W 67–54  9–1
Matthew Knight Arena (8,750)
Eugene, OR
Dec. 21*
10:00 PM, RTNW
#24 at Seattle W 83–77  10–1
KeyArena (3,541)
Seattle, WA
Dec. 27*
7:00 PM
#23 Maryland Eastern Shore W 69–42  11–1
John Paul Jones Arena (8,661)
Charlottesville, VA
Dec. 30*
7:00 PM, ESPN3
#23 Towson W 57–50  12–1
John Paul Jones Arena (8,751)
Charlottesville, VA
Jan. 2*
7:00 PM, CST
#21 at LSU W 57–52  13–1
Maravich Assembly Center (8,810)
Baton Rouge, LA
Conference regular season
Jan. 7
6:00 PM, ESPNU
#21 Miami (FL) W 52–51  14–1 (1–0)
John Paul Jones Arena (11,283)
Charlottesville, VA
Jan. 12
9:00 PM, ESPN
#17 at #8 Duke L 58–61  14–2 (1–1)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Jan. 19
8:00 PM, ACCN
#15 at Georgia Tech W 70–38  15–2 (2–1)
Philips Arena (5,885)
Atlanta, GA
Jan. 22
6:00 PM, ESPNU
#15 Virginia Tech L 45–47  15–3 (2–2)
John Paul Jones Arena (14,021)
Charlottesville, VA
Jan. 26
9:00 PM, ESPNU
#19 Boston College W 66–49  16–3 (3–2)
John Paul Jones Arena (9,827)
Charlottesville, VA
Jan. 28
8:00 PM, ESPN2
#19 at NC State W 61–60  17–3 (4–2)
RBC Center (17,027)
Raleigh, NC
Jan. 31
7:00 PM, ESPN2
#16 Clemson W 65–61  18–3 (5–2)
John Paul Jones Arena (10,919)
Charlottesville, VA
Feb. 4
1:00 PM, ACCN
#16 at #21 Florida State L 55–58  18–4 (5–3)
Donald L. Tucker Center (11,757)
Tallahassee, FL
Feb. 8
7:30 PM, ESPN3
#19 Wake Forest W 68–44  19–4 (6–3)
John Paul Jones Arena (10,786)
Charlottesville, VA
Feb. 11
1:00 PM, ACCN
#19 at #5 North Carolina L 52–70  19–5 (6–4)
Dean E. Smith Center (20,496)
Chapel Hill, NC
Feb. 14
7:00 PM, ESPNU
#22 at Clemson L 48–60  19–6 (6–5)
Littlejohn Coliseum (10,000)
Clemson, SC
Feb. 18
1:00 PM, ACCN
#22 Maryland W 71–44  20–6 (7–5)
John Paul Jones Arena (14,101)
Charlottesville, VA
Feb. 21
9:00 PM, ESPNU
#25 at Virginia Tech W 61–59  21–6 (8–5)
Cassell Coliseum (9,656)
Blacksburg, VA
Feb. 25
4:00 PM, ESPN
#25 #7 North Carolina L 51–54  21–7 (8–6)
John Paul Jones Arena (14,273)
Charlottesville, VA
Mar. 1
7:00 PM, ESPN2
#24 #22 Florida State L 60–63  21–8 (8–7)
John Paul Jones Arena (11,807)
Charlottesville, VA
Mar. 4
9:00 PM, ACCN
#24 at Maryland W 75–72 OT 22–8 (9–7)
Comcast Center (16,497)
College Park, MD
ACC Tournament
Mar. 9
2:00 PM, ESPN2/ACCN
vs. NC State
Quarterfinals
L 64–67  22–9
Philips Arena (19,520)
Atlanta, GA
NCAA Tournament
Mar. 16*
2:10 PM, TNT
#(W 10) vs. #25 (W 7) Florida
Second Round
L 45–71  22–10
CenturyLink Center Omaha (16,494)
Omaha, NE
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time (#) during NCAA Tournament is seed with Region.

Rankings[edit]

Ranking movement
Legend: ██ Improvement in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking. ██ Not ranked the previous week. RV=Others receiving votes.
Poll Pre Wk 1 Wk 2 Wk 3 Wk 4 Wk 5 Wk 6 Wk 7 Wk 8 Wk 9 Wk 10 Wk 11 Wk 12 Wk 13 Wk 14 Wk 15 Wk 16 Wk 17 Wk 18 Wk 19
AP NR NR NR NR NR RV 24 23 21 16 15 19 16 19 22 25 24 RV RV
Coaches RV RV NR NR RV RV RV 24 23 17 17 21 18 20 22 RV RV RV RV NR

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schwartz, Brian (16 April 2013). "Where are they now? UVA basketball transfer edition". Streaking the Lawn. Retrieved 14 October 2014.