Thomson ReutersMarch 1, 2014 20:49
Virginia cruises by Syracuse for ACC title
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- In 1981, gas was $1.38 a gallon, the president of the United States was Ronald Reagan and Virginia had a kid named Ralph Sampson leading its basketball team.
That was also the last time the Cavaliers won the Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season title, finishing 13-1 in the conference.
On Saturday, in front of 14,593 fans at John Paul Jones Arena, Virginia staked its claim in the record books once again.