“What makes this team special?” a reporter asked UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett after his Cavaliers beat Syracuse to sew up the regular-season ACC championship.

“Humility,” Bennett replied, then looked down and waited for the next question. He explained a moment later: His team plays together, doesn’t care who gets the glory, shares the ball and the glory. 

Humility as the way to glory: Sounds vaguely familiar to me.

Articles by Peter J. Leithart

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