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Cavaliers put five in double figures in downing Notre Dame 80-68

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ERIN EDGERTON/THE DAILY PROGRESS Virginia Cavaliers forward Jay Huff (30) during a game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Wednesday, Jan. 13 at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Virginia.
ERIN EDGERTON/THE DAILY PROGRESS Virginia Cavaliers forward Jay Huff (30) during a game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Wednesday, Jan. 13 at John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Virginia Athletics/ACC)

Charlottesville, Va. – Jay Huff scored 18 points and Sam Hauser had 15 points and nine rebounds as No. 18 Virginia beat Notre Dame 80-68 for its fourth consecutive victory. The 7-foot-1 Huff made a career-best four 3-pointers - all in the first half - as the 8-2 Cavaliers opened an 18-10 lead and built it to 37-25 by halftime. Cormac Ryan scored 16 and Trey Wertz 13 for the 3-8 Fighting Irish, who lost their fourth in a row. They are 0-11 against Virginia in ACC play.