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As I recall, the 5 guard offense was not part of our game plan vs. UNC-W.


In fact, TB said after the game that we had never even practiced a 5 guard offense. TB went to it out of desperation & it worked well enough to get us a tough win. Personally, I think that it was one of TB's best coached games in his time at UVA. TB is occasionally criticized for being inflexible; IMO, the UNC-W is proof that this isn't true. The fact that this was an in-game adjustment (in the course of the 1st half -- not even at halftime -- if my memory is correct) just makes TB's successful move all the more impressive.

(In response to this post by Toolie92)

Posted: 01/12/2018 at 8:22PM



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Just rewatched the Cuse game , a few quick takes: -- sfb123 01/12/2018 7:14PM
  I hope we do not repeat the UNC-W game plan -- Toolie92 01/12/2018 8:14PM
  We will play our game v. NCSU ** -- Clubber Lang 01/12/2018 10:55PM
  I thought the 5 guard plan was brilliant. -- 06 Hoo 01/12/2018 9:21PM
  Actually NCS not playing five guards is better -- sfb123 01/12/2018 8:26PM
  Re: I hope we do not repeat the UNC-W game plan -- builtbadgers 01/12/2018 8:21PM
  UNC-W :>) ** -- Hoo in W. Africa 01/12/2018 8:09PM
  Thanks. ** -- sfb123 01/12/2018 8:11PM

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