Virginia guard Joe Harris (12) is surrounded by Virginia Tech defenders as he shoots the ball during the game Saturday in Charlottesville, VA. Virginia won 65-45. Photo/The Daily Progress/Andrew Shurtleff
Posted: Saturday, January 25, 2014 7:47 pm
Posted on Jan 25, 2014
Having turned his basketball team into the expected direction, Tony Bennett has been relentless in finding ways to keep Virginia motivated. This week, the Cavaliers’ coach quoted Ralph Waldo Emerson, looking for a spark against underdog Virginia Tech.
“The hero is not fed on sweets,” Bennett told his players before a practice. Translated: don’t buy into the hype, just keep playing good basketball.
Saturday, January 25, 2014 7:47 pm.