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Cavs Rally Again: UVa defeats Maryland, 18-17

The No. 19 Virginia Football Team wins another close one in College Park Saturday night, 18-17. The Cavaliers lead the nation with five victories decided by fewer than six points. With the win, the Cavaliers (7-1) take sole possession of first place in the ACC Coastal Division.

The Cavaliers trailed for the majority of the game. Sophomore Mikell Simpson ran in a one yard touchdown with sixteen second left to put the Cavs on top. Simpson had a career high 271 all-purpose yards and two touchdowns.

The Cavaliers have won seven straight games. It's their longest winning streak since 1990.


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