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Mike Tobey scores 16 points to lead No. 25 Virginia past Davidson 70-57

  • Virginia's Anthony Gill (13) loses the ball as he is trapped by Davidson's Chris Czerapowicz (35) and Jordan Barham (5) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

    Virginia's Anthony Gill (13) loses the ball as he is trapped by Davidson's Chris Czerapowicz (35) and Jordan Barham (5) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)  (The Associated Press)

  • Davidson's De'Mon Brooks (24) shoots as Virginia's Mike Tobey (10) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

    Davidson's De'Mon Brooks (24) shoots as Virginia's Mike Tobey (10) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)  (The Associated Press)

  • Virginia's Malcolm Brogdon (15) drives between Davidson's Brian Sullivan (3) and De'Mon Brooks (24) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

    Virginia's Malcolm Brogdon (15) drives between Davidson's Brian Sullivan (3) and De'Mon Brooks (24) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)  (The Associated Press)

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 chipped in with 15 points and seven rebounds for the Cavaliers, who bounced back from the tough loss to No. 14 VCU Tuesday.

Akil Mitchell, who played high school basketball in Charlotte, overcame a sluggish first half and finished with 13 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.