ETSU to face Virginia in Marriott Cavalier Classic Championship Wednesday night

Wednesday, December 29, 2010



CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Dec. 28, 2010) - After defeating Holy Cross by 22 points (90-68) Tuesday evening, the ETSU women's basketball team will take on host Virginia in the championship of the Marriott Cavalier Classic Wednesday night. Tip is set for 7 p.m. inside John Paul Jones Arena.

Freshman Destiny Mitchell (Bluffton, Ga.) scored 20 points to lead four Lady Buccaneer players in double figures against the Crusaders. As a team, ETSU shot a season-high 54-percent, while also draining a season-best 38 field goals.

ETSU (4-6) will be facing Virginia for only the third time in program history and the first since Jan. 2, 1983. The Cavaliers have won both meetings in the series.

The Cavaliers (8-5) advanced to Wednesday's championship after defeating North Carolina A&T, 88-59.

Fans unable to make the trip can access live stats and live audio by visiting www.VirginiaSports.com.

For more information on Lady Buccaneer hoops, visit www.ETSUBucs.com. 

 


Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
MBB ETSU 83 F
Jan 15 Western Carolina 76
WTRACK ETSU Track & Field Invitational Johnson City, Tenn.
Jan 16 Results
MTRACK ETSU Track & Field Invitational Johnson City, Tenn.
Jan 16 Results
MTEN ETSU 0 Knoxville, Tenn.
Jan 16 North Florida 4
MTRACK ETSU Track & Field Invitational Johnson City, Tenn.
Jan 17 Results
WTRACK ETSU Track & Field Invitational Johnson City, Tenn.
Jan 17 Results
MBB ETSU 79 F
Jan 17 VMI 85
WBB University of North Carolina at Greensboro 65 Final
Jan 17 ETSU 87
MTEN ETSU 2 Winston Salem, N.C.
Jan 17 Wake Forest 7
MBB Tusculum 52 F
Jan 19 ETSU 90
MBB Citadel 59 F
Jan 22 ETSU 70
MTRACK Hokie Invitational Blacksburg, Va.
Jan 23 Results
WTRACK Hokie Invitational Blacksburg, Va.
Jan 23 Results
MTEN ETSU 1 Seattle, Wash.
Jan 23 Washington 4