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Brogdon's last-second 3-pointer gives UVa a 48-45 win over Pittsburgh

  • Pittsburgh's James Robinson (0) and Pittsburgh's Chris Jones, right, defend as Virginia's Malcolm Brogdon, center,  drives to the hoop during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in Pittsburgh. A dual possession was called on the play. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

    Pittsburgh's James Robinson (0) and Pittsburgh's Chris Jones, right, defend as Virginia's Malcolm Brogdon, center, drives to the hoop during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in Pittsburgh. A dual possession was called on the play. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)  (The Associated Press)

  • Pittsburgh's Talib Zanna (42) and Michael Young (2) double-team Virginia's Mike Tobey (10) as they defend during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

    Pittsburgh's Talib Zanna (42) and Michael Young (2) double-team Virginia's Mike Tobey (10) as they defend during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)  (The Associated Press)

  • Virginia's Justin Anderson, right, shoots as Pittsburgh's Lamar Patterson (21) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

    Virginia's Justin Anderson, right, shoots as Pittsburgh's Lamar Patterson (21) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)  (The Associated Press)

Malcolm Brogdon made a last-second 3-pointer to give Virginia a 48-45 victory against No. 18 Pitt on Sunday.

Brogdon finished 16 points for Virginia (17-5, 8-1), which maintained sole possession of second place in the ACC. The Cavaliers have won five consecutive games since losing at Duke on Jan. 13.

Pitt (18-4, 6-3) lost consecutive games for the first time this season and fell into a third-place tie with Duke in the conference standings. The Panthers have lost three of their past five after opening with a 16 wins in their first 17 games.

Pitt freshman Jamel Artis led the Panthers with 11 points, but he missed a wide open layup with 10 seconds remaining after an offensive rebound.