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Joe Harris #12, Mike Tobey #10, Anthony Gill #13, Akil Mitchell #25 and head coach Tony Bennett of the Virginia Cavaliers react late in the game against the Memphis Tigers during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at PNC Arena on March 23, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Virginia Beats Memphis 78-60 In NCAA East Region

Joe Harris scored 16 points and top-seeded Virginia shot 56 percent to beat Memphis78-60 on Sunday night, earning its first trip to the NCAA tournament round of 16 in nearly two decades.

03/23/2014

Evan Nolte #11, Anthony Gill #13 and Malcolm Brogdon #15 of the Virginia Cavaliers celebrate in the second half against the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers during the Second Round of the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament at PNC Arena on March 21, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Virginia Beats Coastal Carolina 70-59 In NCAAs

Anthony Gill scored 17 points to help No. 1 seed Virginia pull away late and beat Coastal Carolina 70-59 on Friday night, avoiding a historic upset in the NCAA tournament.

03/22/2014

Will Yeguete #15 of the Florida Gators (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Five Things: Life On The Bubble And Selection Sunday

A great weekend of hoops culminated in Sunday’s selection show. With the field set, the real madness can begin.

03/17/2014

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Congress Heeds Dying Va. Girl’s Call On Research

Two weeks before she died from brain cancer last October, tiny 10-year-old Gabriella Miller of Leesburg, Va., delivered a message on YouTube to Congress: “Stop talking and start doing.”

03/13/2014

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Police: Baltimore Man Shoots & Kills Wife During Trip To Va.

Authorities in northern Virginia say a Baltimore man has been charged in the shooting death of his wife during a trip to Loudoun County.

03/12/2014

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Maryland Stuns No. 5 Virginia 75-69 In ACC Finale

Maryland closed out its 61st and final Atlantic Coast Conference regular season in stunning fashion, outlasting No. 5 Virginia 75-69 in overtime Sunday to end the Cavaliers’ 13-game winning streak.

03/09/2014

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Police Investigate Bomb Threat At George Mason University

Police are investigating a written bomb threat at George Mason University.

03/06/2014

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Woman At Rockville Metro Station Hit And Killed By Bus

Montgomery County police say a 62-year-old northern Virginia woman was hit by a bus and killed at the Rockville Metro Station.

02/26/2014

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Governors, D.C. Mayor To Discuss Regional Issues

The governors of Maryland and Virginia and the mayor of the District of Columbia are getting together to discuss regional issues.

02/26/2014

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Terps Come Up Short At No. 17 Virginia, 61-53

Joe Harris scored 19 points and No. 17 Virginia stretched its winning streak to eight games by beating Maryland 61-53 on Monday night in the Terrapins’ last visit as an ACC rival.

02/10/2014

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No. 6 Terps Come Up Short At Virginia, 86-72

Her coach had already expressed her disappointment with No. 6 Maryland’s shoddy defensive work in an 86-72 loss to Virginia on Thursday night when All-American point forward Alyssa Thomas got her turn.

01/23/2014

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Rock Climber Charged In Friend’s Death At Md. Park

Authorities say an argument between two rock climbers ended with one of them dead. Police say the two had known each other for years and now the man in custody says he acted in self-defense.

01/15/2014

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