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Final

(16) Arizona State 72

(3-1, 2-1 away)

(7) North Carolina 79

(3-0, 3-0 home)

    2:30 PM ET, November 25, 2005

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    #16ASU 0 7272
    #7UNC 0 7979

    Latta's 28 helps UNC hold off Arizona St

    CANCUN, Mexico (AP) -- Ivory Latta scored 28 points to lead No. 7 North Carolina to a 79-72 victory over No. 16 Arizona State at the Caribbean Classic on Friday.

    The Tar Heels (3-0) outrebounded the Sun Devils 38-28, led by sophomore Erlana Larkins with 12.

    Latta shot 7-for-14 from the field, including 4-for-6 on 3-pointers. She also was 10-for-10 from the line and had five assists in 34 minutes.

    Rashanda McCants scored 16 points and La'Tangela Atkinson added 10 for North Carolina, which led 37-27 going into the break and scored the first five points of the second half.

    The Tarheels shot a season-high 48 percent, while the Sun Devils (3-1) shot 56 percent.

    Jill Noe scored 20 points for Arizona State, and went 4-for-5 on 3s. Kristen Kovesdy scored 17 points, Emily Westerberg had 11 points and Aubree Johnson 10.

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