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Virginia Defeats High Point, 73-54, in the Home Opener

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia women’s basketball team (1-1) defeated High Point (1-1) 73-54 in UVa’s first home game of the 2013-14 season.

Sophomore guard Faith Randolph (Derwood, Md.) matched her career high with 19 points to lead the Cavaliers in scoring for the second-straight game. Junior center Sarah Imovbioh (Abuja, Nigeria) had her sixth career double-double with 14 points and 15 rebounds. High Point’s offense was led by Tayler Tremblay’s 17 points and six assists.

“We were glad to come out in our home opener and get a win,” Virginia head coach Joanne Boyle said. “We’ve been tweaking things and changing things in practice. I think we need to find our identity. Now we need to break practice down and really get some shots up in practice. We are a work in progress here and are trying to figure some things out. We have to play better, but it is very nice to get a win in the home opener.”