The Cavaliers were picked to finish fourth in the ACC and also received votes for the top 25. Leading Virginia is junior guard Ataira Franklin, who was honorable mention all-ACC last season after averaging 12.4 points and helping the Cavaliers win 25 games. Virginia gets back point guard China Crosby, who missed all but 12 games after a knee injury. The senior shot 90 percent from the foul line.

November
9 James Madison 7
12 at Pennsylvania 7
18 Providence 2
23 Vanderbilt* 2:30
24 Syracuse* 2:30
29 at Minnesota 8
December
2 West Virginia 2
6 at Maryland 7
18 Coppin State 7
21 at Alabama 3
28 Norfolk State** 7
29 Northern Illinois/Xavier** 4:30/7
January
3 Virginia Tech 7
6 at Miami 1
10 at Georgia Tech 7
13 N.C. State 2
17 at North Carolina 6:30
20 Miami 2
24 Boston College 7
27 at Wake Forest 2
February
3 Georgia Tech 1
8 Duke 7
10 at Virginia Tech 2
14 at Boston College 7
17 Maryland 5
21 at Clemson 7
25 Wake Forest 7
28 at N.C. State 7
March
3 Florida State 1
7-10 ACC tournament TBD

*San Juan Shootout in Puerto Rico

**Cavalier Classic in Charlottesville