Charlottesville - China Crosby scored five points in the final minutes to help the Cavaliers hold on for a 52-48 win over Virginia Tech Thursday night.
The Cavaliers extended their halftime lead of 10 to 13 early in the second half before the Hokies charged back. Virginia Tech's Monet Tellier led all scorers with 20, the Hokies took the lead with less than two minutes to play. Crosby led the Cavs with 16, Ataira Franklin added 13.
Virginia improves to 9-and-4 on the season, 1-and-1 in the ACC. Virginia Tech falls to 7-and-6 and 1-and-1 in the ACC.