1:00 PM ET, March 4, 2007
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Ivory Latta fulfilled her promise, and North Carolina had just enough energy to overcome a team playing on adrenaline.Latta scored 20 points, becoming North Carolina's career scoring leader, and the fourth-ranked Tar Heels ended North Carolina State's emotional run through the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament with a 60-54 win over the Wolfpack (No. 25 ESPN/USA Today; No. 24 AP) in Sunday's championship game.For 39 minutes the Tar Heels couldn't shake the Wolfpack, who had won 11 of 12 games since coach Kay Yow returned after breast cancer treatments.
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Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||22-54 (.407)||22-60 (.367)|
|3P Made-Attempted||3-9 (.333)||5-18 (.278)|
|FT Made-Attempted||7-14 (.500)||11-15 (.733)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||16 (0/0)||15 (0/0)|