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Ratcliffe: Cavaliers learn valuable ways to combat the zone defense

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Posted: Thursday, February 20, 2014 12:15 am

You can bet that when Virginia’s 14th-ranked basketball team assembled for practice on Wednesday afternoon, the Cavaliers began working on ways to beat the zone defense.

With only four regular season games remaining, three of those opponents play either some zone or exclusively zone defense. After escaping a close call at upset-minded Virginia Tech on Tuesday night, UVa got its first good look at zone ‘D,’ and learned some valuable lessons.

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