ACC Coaches Vote Virginia’s Tobey Sixth Man of Year

Junior averages 7.2 points, 5.2 rebounds per game for first-place Cavaliers

GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – Virginia junior forward Mike Tobey has been named the ACC Sixth Man of the Year in a vote of the league’s 15 head coaches.

Tobey has averaged 7.2 points and 5.2 rebounds while playing nearly 18 minutes per game for the regular-season champion Cavaliers. The 7-foot Monroe, New York, native is shooting .512 from the floor and .750 from the foul line.

Defensively, Tobey has blocked 22 shots and made nine steals while contributing to a defense that has limited Virginia opponents to 50.3 points per game.