9:00 PM ET, February 23, 2011
PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Harrison Barnes didn't worry about all his missed shots or the rowdy crowd that roared with delight at his airballed jumper in an ugly first half.Instead, the heralded freshman ended up with another big performance against one of North Carolina's long-standing rivals.
• Harrison Barnes scored 16 points to lead three Tar Heel players in double figures as UNC defeated NC State for the 10th straight time.
• The Tar Heels won for the twelfth time in their past 15 trips to Raleigh.
• The game was tied at 50 with 10 minutes remaining, but North Carolina outscored NC State 25-13 the rest of the way to improve to 17-3 in its past 20 games. UNC outrebounded NC State 42-29.
• The Wolfpack have lost nine of their past 12 games.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||28-66 (.424)||28-65 (.431)|
|3P Made-Attempted||5-16 (.313)||3-14 (.214)|
|FT Made-Attempted||14-18 (.778)||4-10 (.400)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||12 (0/0)||17 (0/0)|