William & Mary vs North Carolina Recap - Tar Heels Win 21-17

William & Mary vs North Carolina Recap - Tar Heels Win 21-17

Johnny White ran for 164 yards as North Carolina handled William & Mary by a score of 21-17 on Saturday at Kenan Stadium.

The Tar Heels earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 20-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 47.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.

T.J. Yates completed 23 of 33 pass attempts for 238 yards for the Tar Heels in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Tribe defense.

Courtland Marriner rushed for 34 yards for William & Mary, while Jonathan Grimes added 23 yards. Mike Paulus threw for 209 yards for the Tribe, while receivers Ryan Moody and Chase Hill had 72 and 59 yards respectively.

William & Mary was outgained by North Carolina 421-286 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-19 by the Tribe.

The time of possession battle favored North Carolina as their offense was on the field for 32:26, longer than the 27:34 of their opponents.