Mike Tobey had 16 points and seven rebounds off the bench, and No. 25 Virginia used a second half surge to defeat Davidson 70-57 on Saturday.
Tobey was 7 of 10 from the floor and had five offensive rebounds.
Malcolm Brogdon added 17 points and seven rebounds for the Cavaliers, who rallied after a tough loss to No. 14 VCU Tuesday.
Akil Mitchell, who played high school basketball in Charlotte, overcame a sluggish first half and finished with 11 points — all in the second half — and nine rebounds for Virginia. Justin Anderson added 12 rebounds and eight rebounds.
Virginia (2-1) broke open a two-point game at halftime by outscoring Davidson 26-12 to start the second half. The bigger Cavaliers outrebounded the Wildcats 44-28.
Tyler Kalinoski led Davidson (0-3) with 13 points and nine rebounds. The Wildcats shot just 31 percent from the field.