The Virginia women’s basketball team erased an eight-point second-half deficit to win 50-47 at Virginia Tech.
“We are just happy to get the win as every game with Virginia Tech is a grind,” said Virginia head coach Joanne Boyle. “Virginia Tech is a really good defensive team. They make you take tough shots.”
Ataira Franklin and Telia McCall each scored 12 points. McCall also had eight rebounds and an assist. Sarah Imovbioh scored eight points with 11 rebounds. Crosby scored five points with five assists and four rebounds.
The victory snapped a two-game losing streak for the Cavaliers and was Virginia’s 14th consecutive victory over Virginia Tech.
The Cavaliers will travel to Boston College to take on the Eagles on Thursday, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m.