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Brittany Rountree, North Carolina rout Savannah State

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Brittany Rountree scored 15 points to lead North Carolina (No. 23 ESPN/USA Today, No. 24 AP) to a 74-21 rout of Savannah State on Thursday.

The 21 points were the fewest allowed by the Tar Heels (9-2), who had all three of their veteran post players available for the first time this season.

Jasmine Kirkland led Savannah State (5-8) with eight points.

Center Chay Shegog had 11 points and 12 rebounds for her sixth double-double of the season for North Carolina.

Laura Broomfield played for the first time in five games since suffering a foot injury, finishing with seven points and eight rebounds in 15 minutes.

Waltiea Rolle, a 6-foot-6 junior, played for the Tar Heels for the first time this season after the birth of her child in early November. She had four points and two rebounds in six minutes.