Hoos Brew 11/16: Bond...Leon Bond
Leon Bond III has provided a huge spark off Virginia's bench so far.
What else is brewing in today's Brew?
🏀 Women pull away
🏀 Providing a spark
⚔️ And much, much more!
📈 STOCK UP
🔼 Win Again. Five Cavaliers scored in double figures as Virginia beat William & Mary 80-51 on Wednesday night to improve to 3-0 on the season.
Jillian Brown led the way for the Hoos with 17 points and seven rebounds, while Sam Brunelle made her season debut with 12 points in 13 minutes.
📈 BOX SCORE: Virginia Women’s Basketball vs. William & Mary
🎥 HIGHLIGHTS: Virginia Women’s Basketball vs. William & Mary
🔼 Thursday Tip. After its convincing 80-51 win over North Carolina A&T on Tuesday night, Virginia men’s basketball is right back on the hardwood this evening, hosting Texas Southern.
The Tigers have lived on the road so far this season, dropping contests at New Mexico and Arizona State by a combined 48 points.
🔼 Bench Spark. In just under 19 minutes on Tuesday against North Carolina A&T, Leon Bond III scored 16 points on 8-of-10 shooting, most coming from well inside the arc.
Bond III has been a huge spark off the Hoos’ bench this season, doing his damage near the basket despite his 6-foot-5 frame.
📰 READ MORE: Bond Again Supplies Spark Off Bench
🔼 Record Chasing. Gretchen Walsh was in a pool yesterday, so you know some records were in jeopardy! Walsh matched the NCAA record and improved her own American record with a time of 20.79 in the 50 free on Wednesday at the Tennessee Invite!
🤔 HOOS TRIVIA
Stretching The Lead. Virginia men’s basketball took a 49-19 lead into halftime against North Carolina A&T on Tuesday.
When was the last time the Hoos had that big of an advantage at the half?
Think you got it? Scroll down to the bottom of this email for the answer!
We like our Brew hot n’ fresh. But we’re not opposed to you reheating your cup. Here’s some news you may have missed recently…
⚔️ Adele Iacobucci Named To NFHCA Senior Team. Thirty-eight players across all five NCAA Division I regions are represented on the list of 2023 honorees.
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📅 UPCOMING SCHEDULE
Thursday, November 16
🏊 Swimming & Diving at Tennessee Invite
🎉 TRIVIA ANSWER
Answer: Dec. 1, 2020!
The Hoos led St. Francis (Pa.) 45-13 at the half!
⚔️ Have a great Thursday, y’all!