Iowa vs. Virginia: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Iowa vs. Virginia: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Iowa 75
(24-12, 3-8 away)
Virginia 64
(23-12, 20-2 home)
Venue: John Paul Jones Arena
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, March 27, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Iowa 31 44 75
Virginia 28 36 64
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Iowa R Devyn Marble 24 A Woodbury 8 R Devyn Marble 5
Virginia J Anderson 24 A Mitchell 7 J Evans 4

On Wednesday, Mar. 27, No. 1-seeded Virginia took on No. 3-seeded Iowa and lost to the Hawkeyes 75-64 in the quarterfinals of the NIT. Justin Anderson played well for the Cavaliers and got a season-high 24 points (6 Reb 5 Blk 3 Stl), shooting five of eight from three-point range. Mike Tobey also had a strong game, scoring 15 points and adding six rebounds. For the Hawkeyes, Roy Devyn Marble got a game-high 24 points and five assists (3 Reb 3 Stl). Virginia closes out the season with a 23-12 record. In the regular season, they finished fifth in the ACC with an 11-7 record in conference play. In making the quarterfinals, Virginia overcame No. 8-seeded Norfolk State 67-56 in the first round and then No. 5-seeded St. John's 68-50 in the second round.

Virginia Game Notes

  • Virginia has lost 80 percent of the time this season (1-4) after recording 26 or fewer rebounds.
  • When the opposition records 75 or more total points this season, Virginia has lost 100 percent of the time (0-3).
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 49.1 percent or better this season, Virginia has lost 100 percent of the time (0-4).
  • When the opposition shoots a three-point percentage of 47.1 percent or better this season, Virginia has lost 80 percent of the time (1-4).
  • This is the 22nd game at home this season--UVA has a 15.4 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Justin Anderson accounted for 37.5 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Akil Mitchell and Justin Anderson) accounted for 50.0 percent of the rebounds.
  • Justin Anderson has led the team in scoring in five out of 35 games this season.
  • Akil Mitchell has led the team in rebounding in 28 out of 35 games this season.
  • This marks the first 20-point game of Justin Anderson's career.
  • Justin Anderson has three straight double-digit point games.

Iowa Game Notes

  • Roy Devyn Marble accounted for 32.0 percent of the team's points.
  • Roy Devyn Marble has led the team in scoring 16 times in 36 games this season.
  • Adam Woodbury has led the team in rebounding six times in 36 games this season.
  • This marks the 12th 20-point game of Roy Devyn Marble's career.
  • Roy Devyn Marble has three straight 20+ point games.
  • Eric May set a career high with a 100 percent three-point percentage.
IOWA PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+R. Marble362435312
AZach McCabe151032104
AMike Gesell8711201
B+Adam Woodbury261082002
B+A. Clemmons19742012
BEric May33821000
C+Aaron White30650102
C-Melsahn Basabe16021010
C-Josh Oglesby10300101
-A. Olaseni7010001
UVA PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Justin Anderson352462354
AMike Tobey221561131
BAkil Mitchell30972202
C-Jontel Evans30014201
C-Joe Harris341101004
D+Paul Jesperson18310001
DEvan Nolte11020000
-Teven Jones9200001
-Taylor Barnette7001001

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