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Men’s basketball falls short early in season

25 Nov , 2014  

UVa-Wise Cavaliers mens basketball team traveled to Tennessee Nov. 18 for its third game of the season to play the ETSU Buccaneers. They lost 111-66. Photos courtesy of UVa-Wise Athletics

The men’s basketball team competed in its season opener against Elizabeth City State Uni­versity on Nov. 14 and collected the first win of the season before playing in the first conference games of the season this weekend.

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Women’s basketball builds momentum

25 Nov , 2014  

Women’s basketball works on their offense and defense during practice with hopes of becoming a stronger team together this season. Darrian Pickett | The Highland Cavalier

The UVa–Wise women’s basketball team opened its season with two losses on Nov. 15 against two non-conference teams, Millersville University and Edinsboro University.

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Men’s basketball kicks off over fall break

29 Oct , 2014  

The men’s basketball team started preparing for the 2014 season during the college’s fall break. The team plans to improve as much as possible before their season kicks off on Nov. 14. Jay David | The Highland Cavalier

After losing three of their top scorers in Deon Boyce, James Turner and Javon Moore and go­ing 11-16 last season, the UVa–Wise Cavaliers men’s basketball team started their first practice of the year over fall break.

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Women’s basketball prepares for upcoming season

29 Oct , 2014  

UVa-Wise women’s backetball team members link arms to embrace team unity while being coached during practice. Darrian Pickett | The Highland Cavalier

Last season the Cavalier wom­en’s basketball team had a record of 10-17 and graduated one senior, Rey Archer.

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UVa-Wise women look to finish strong

30 Jan , 2013  

The UVa-Wise women’s basketball team has had its highs and lows on the season, highlighted by wins over ranked opponents. 

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UVa-Wise men go 4-3 in January

30 Jan , 2013  

The UVa-Wise men’s basketball team had a six game winning streak midway through the month, but had it snapped.

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Upset city: Cavs women claw Bears

5 Dec , 2012  

In the biggest win in UVa-Wise sports history, the women’s basketball team defeated the No. 2 ranked team in the nation, the Shawnee State Bears, 63-42.

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Men and women earn first Mid-South win

5 Dec , 2012  

The men’s basketball team collected their first conference win in a 59-52 victory over the University of Rio Grande RedStorm on Nov. 29. 

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Men drop close game to Mid-South foe

5 Dec , 2012  

After coming off of a big Mid- South Conference win, the UVa-Wise men’s basketball team looked to earn another key conference victory over the visiting Shawnee State Bears on Dec.1. The Bears had other ideas, overcoming a deficit late and going on to take a 76-68 comeback victory over the Cavs. 

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