Forward Mike Tobey came off the bench to score 18 points and pull down seven rebounds as No. 25 Virginia downed Davidson 70-57 Saturday in Charlotte, N.C.
After leading by just two at the half, the Cavaliers outscored the Wildcats 41-30 in the second half to pull away for the win.
Guard Malcolm Brogdon scored 17 points and had seven rebounds, guard Justin Anderson had 12 points and eight rebounds, and forward Akil Mitchell added 11 points and nine rebounds for Virginia (2-1).
Davidson fell to 0-3 on the season. The Wildcats were led by forward De'Mon Brooks, and guards Brian Sullivan and Tyler Kalinoski, who each scored 13 points. Kalinoski also had nine rebounds.
Virginia outrebounded Davidson 44-28. The Cavaliers also shot 50 percent (25 of 50) from the floor while the Wildcats made just 31.7 percent (19 of 60). However, Davidson prevented the game from becoming a blowout by connecting on 11 of 28 shots (39.3 percent) from 3-point range. Virginia made just four of 12 (33.3 percent) from beyond the arc.
Virginia led by as much as 55-39 when Mitchell hit a jumper with 6:05 left in the second half.