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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. Clearance Basketball Jerseys Throwback . -- Austin Nichols is one of several new players that figures prominently in the rotation for No. 8 Virginia, and while he arrived as a transfer from Memphis with a reputation as a gifted offensive player, hes adapted quickly to Tony Bennetts defensive philosophy.I think we can be a pretty good team, Nichols said after leading Virginia with 11 points in a 72-32 rout of St. Francis Brooklyn on Tuesday night. Weve just to continue focusing on defense.The Cavaliers (2-0) looked in midseason form at the other end of the floor, holding the Terriers of the Northeast Conference scoreless for a stretch of more than 10 minutes in the first half. Virginia scored 20 consecutive points in that stretch to open a 35-11 lead.The Cavaliers dont have a go-to scoring option so far, and even if one surfaces, Bennett said their focus will always be the same.I think this team understands that were going to have to be so good defensively, he said. Thats going to be our ticket.The Terriers (0-2) ended the drought on two free throws by Yunus Hopkinson with 7.8 seconds left in the half.These games do one of two things for you. They either make you stronger or break you, Terriers coach Glenn Braica said.Glenn Sanabria led St. Francis with 10 points and Gunnar Olafsson had seven.Nichols, who missed Virginias two preseason scrimmages and season-opener at UNC Greensboro while serving a suspension for violating a team rule, scored on an array and shots around the basket. Jarred Reuter added nine points and London Perrantes, Marial Shayok and Mamadi Diakite each had eight for Virginia. All 11 scholarship players for the Cavaliers scored and grabbed at least one rebound.The Terriers finished 11 for 48 from the field, 22.9 percent.BIG PICTURESt. Francis: The Terriers attempted 16 3-pointers in the first half and made just one, which is not the recipe for a team from the Northeast Conference to challenge a ranked or Power Five-level school. Having already lost at North Carolina State, they continue an early season gauntlet at Providence next Monday.Virginia: The early-season indoctrination of youth into coach Tony Bennetts lineup continued as freshmen Kyle Guy (21 minutes) and Ty Jerome (10) each got significant playing time and Diakite, a redshirt freshman, played 14.THE DOWN LOWNichols has plenty of company up front in 6-11 Jack Salt, 6-9 Diakite and 6-7 Reuter, and all made contributions.Jack started and had six points and two rebounds, Reuter and Diakite each grabbed four rebounds and Diakite had a block.Me and Manadi are more like finesse players, Nichols said, and the Bruise Brothers, Jarred and Jack, theyre the bangers inside.BULLSEYEVirginia walk-on Justice Bartley was one of three walk-ons who entered the game for Virginia with about 2 minutes to play, and Bennett was thrilled to see the sophomore score his first collegiate basket on a layup with 30 seconds remaining.HE SAID ITI think its $60,000, or $80,000. -- St. Francis Brooklyn coach Glenn Braica when asked what his team gets from facing Virginia.UP NEXTSt. Francis travels north to play at Providence next Monday night.Virginia continues a three-game home-stand with a visit from Yale on Sunday. 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LONDON -- Canadas Daniel Nestor and French partner Kristina Mladenovic won the Wimbledon mixed doubles title on Sunday by defeating top-seeds Bruno Soares of Brazil and American Lisa Raymond 5-7, 6-2, 8-6. The victory in just over two hours was the third in mixed for the 40-year-old Nestor, who teamed with his 20-year-old partner starting at the French Open a month ago. The new pair lost the final at Roland Garros, but quietly made their way through the Wimbledon draw, saving two match points in the final. "Im fortunate to play with someone that can more than do her share," said Nestor. "Shes a great player. Shes going to be one of the top singles players eventually. Right now Im catching her while shes maybe not winning four or five matches in singles. Shes winning two or three, so hopefully that will change for her. "Right now, you know, shes focusing on doubles and mixed. I think that will change one day. I caught her at the right time." Nestor also won the mixed crown at the 2007 Australian Open with Russian Ellena Likhovtseva and in 2011 in Melbourne with Katarina Srebotnik. Throwback Walt Dropo Jersey. The Wimbledon honour was the 81st career title for the Canadian, who also won the mens doubles title twice. Nestor and his teammate, seeded eighth, dropped the 41-minute opening set on a late break, but quickly began a comeback early in the second with a break for 2-1. Mladenovic, watched by good friend and womens Wimbledon winner Marion Bartoli, played superb defence for the team as they broke Soares for 4-1 and levelled the sets at one apiece as Nestor fired over an easy putaway volley. The third set was tight as the contest stayed with serve. The Canadian-French team saved a pair of match points in the 12th game with a winner and then profited on a Soares error to reach 6-all in the play-it-out format. Soares dropped serve again as the top seeds trailed 6-7. A game later, Nestor wrapped up the win after a Mladenovic wrist volley clipped the net low on a first match point. The Canadian then produced a stinging backhand winner to spell the end. ' ' '
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