UNLV is up 13-0 over UNC after this and-one slam by Bryce Hamilton 😳
FINAL: No. 14 UNC 78, UNLV 51
UNC 78, UNLV 51
Just how they drew it up.
#14 North Carolina overcomes a disastrous 13-0 1st half deficit to take down UNLV, 78-51. The Tar Heels’ roster is raw, but their talent is immense. Big test vs #3 Iowa looming.
Garrison Brooks: 14 PTS, 7 REB
#UNC spotted UNLV a 13-0 lead and it wasn’t near enough to make this game competitive after halftime. INSTANT ANALYSIS from Asheville: https://t.co/Ul8jLHVX5O
LSU -25.5 (-110)
Auburn -1 (+115)
Alabama -1.5 (-110)
Providence +2 (-110)
EKU/Xavier O144 (-110)
Georgia State -1.5 (-110)
Boston College +1 (-115)
Fairleigh Dickerson +12 (-110)
Texas Southern +10.5 (-110)
Eastern Kentucky +17 (-110)
Tar Heel lovers r going to like the 20-21 edition of @UNC_Basketball
/ tonight there top rated frontcourt showed y many believe they r going to be legit contenders for @accmbb
honors this year . They just routed UNLV .
Armando Bacot finished with 12 points on 4/4 shooting for the Tar Heels this evening in a victory over UNLV. Here’s a very crafty spin move from Bacot.
Bacot had 12 points and eight rebounds on 80% shooting last time out for UNC.
"I hope and think we learned a lot from tonight." Roy Williams and players postgame PC quotes (and video soon): https://t.co/GAiHXZE6eJ
In the win over UNLV, #UNC's Leaky Black had a game-high 10 rebounds which tied his career high (10 at Notre Dame on 2/17/20).
After taking a 13-0 lead on #14 North Carolina, UNLV loses 78-51.
UNLV is 0-2 for the first time since the 1994-95 season, when UNLV started 0-4.
UNLV scored .708 points per possession against North Carolina tonight.
That is the least efficient offensive game for UNLV since a 94-45 loss to Duke in 2016 where the Rebels scored .628 points per possession.
QuickCap from the Unofficial Mascot of Tar Heel Basketball after UNLV Game.... TARRRR!!!!
In his first two games at UNLV David Jenkins has scored 11 points. He has shot 3 of 18 (2 of 13 from three).
Jenkins averaged 20 points per game and shot 46% from three in his last year at South Dakota State.
These were my Leans Today:
East Kentucky +15🤑
Loyola Marymount +15🤑
Nicholls +9☠️Bad Beat
Texas Southern +6.5 (TBD)
FINAL: Kansas State 62, UMKC 58. Wildcats improve to 1-2 this season while the Roos fall to 2-2. DaJuan Gordon and Nijel Pack both had 14 points to lead the Cats. K-State returns to action Saturday, hosting UNLV at 7 p.m.
stick with your brothers and fight. Everything and everyone else is white noise. You will find your way. It’s a marathon, not a sprint. #NothingButLove
North Carolina beats UNLV 78-51. RJ Davis led the Tar Heels with 16. North Carolina finished the game on a 78-38 run.