Updated:CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) (AP)
ong> - Reggie Johnson made a tie-breaking layup with 5.7 seconds left Tuesday night, and the No. 2-ranked Miami Hurricanes overcame a ragged offensive performance for the second game in a row to beat Virginia 54-50 and remain unbeaten in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
The Hurricanes (22-3, 13-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) improved to 12-0 at home. They hold a 3 1/2-game edge over second-place Duke in the ACC as they chase their first league basketball championship.
Virginia (18-8, 8-5) fell to 0-6 in Miami.
Johnson helps No. 2 Miami edge Virginia 54-50
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N Carolina races to another Final Four, joins Syracuse, Villanova and Oklahoma
George Washington beats Florida, advances to NIT semifinals
UCF introduces Johnny Dawkins as new Men's Basketball coach