Anderson went down with 9:24 remaining in the game and the No. 7 Cavaliers ahead 54-44. Virginia won 76-65, handing No. 21 Maryland its first loss of the season.
Doesn't look like Justin Anderson's ankle injury is as serious as some making it out to be. Still on bench and has his shoe on again.— Cavs Journal (@CavsJournal) December 4, 2014
Andersen, a junior, scored 16 points with six rebounds before exiting. He entered the game averaging 15.0 points and 4.3 rebounds per game for the 8-0 Cavaliers.
Andersen averaged 7.8 points per game as a sophomore last season and 7.6 as a freshman.
The Big Ten won the ACC/Big Ten Challenge for the sixth straight year on Wednesday.
- Mike Fiammetta