Hall of Fame Tipoff Classic - Richmond vs North Carolina Wrap - North Carolina Wins 82-72
|Hall of Fame Tipoff Classic - Richmond vs North Carolina Wrap - North Carolina Wins 82-72|
Marcus Paige went off for 26 points and added 5 rebounds leading North Carolina over Richmond, 82-72, on Saturday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
North Carolina was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Brice Johnson had 24 points for North Carolina and J.P. Tokoto chipped in with 10 points. Marcus Paige had 3 assists for them, while Brice Johnson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Richmond got 29 points from Cedrick Lindsay in a losing cause and another 13 points from Kendall Anthony. Derrick Williams contributed 2 assists for them, while Terry Allen had 6 rebounds.
North Carolina led at halftime, 36-33.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina as they grabbed 36 boards, while Richmond only had 31.