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

No. 3-seeded Iowa beat No. 1-seeded Virginia 75-64 in the quarterfinals of the NIT on Wednesday, Mar. 27. Roy Devyn Marble picked up his third straight game with 24 points or more for the Hawkeyes, scoring a game-high 24 points (5 Ast 3 Reb 3 Stl) in 36 minutes. Adam Woodbury also contributed, scoring 10 points and adding eight rebounds. Justin Anderson finished with a season-high 24 points (6 Reb 5 Blk 3 Stl) for the Cavaliers, making five of eight from three-point range. Virginia wraps up the season with a 23-12 record. In the regular season, they finished fifth in the ACC with an 11-7 conference record. In making the quarterfinals, Virginia defeated 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.

Iowa Game Notes

  • The win over Virginia extended the Iowa winning streak to three games.
  • Iowa beat the spread by 15 points. That makes the 21st time this season the Hawkeyes have beaten the spread.
  • Iowa has won every game this season (5-0) when its field goal percentage has been 49.1 percent or better.
  • The Hawkeyes have won 91 percent of the time this season (10-1) after recording 75 or more total points.
  • Iowa has won every game this season (12-0) when opponents record 19 or fewer field goals made.
  • Iowa has won 94 percent of the time this season (16-1) after holding an opponent to under 38.0 percent field goal percentage.
  • This season Iowa has won 100 percent of the time (6-0) when Adam Woodbury has 10 points or more, 83 percent of the time (5-1) when Roy Devyn Marble plays 36 minutes or more, and 75 percent of the time (18-6) when Aaron White has four free throws made or more.
  • The Hawkeyes have outshot their opponents in field goal percentage for the past seven games.
  • Roy Devyn Marble accounted for 32.0 percent of the team's points.
  • Roy Devyn Marble has led the team in scoring in 16 out of 36 games this season.
  • Adam Woodbury has led the team in rebounding in six out of 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 had a career high with a 100 percent three-point percentage.

Virginia Game Notes

  • 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 five times in 35 games this season.
  • Akil Mitchell has led the team in rebounding 28 times in 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 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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