East Carolina Falls 93-87 Against North Carolina - Game Recap
North Carolina earned a 93-87 victory over East Carolina on Saturday, getting 19 points from James Michael McAdoo at Dean Smith Center.
North Carolina earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 16.5-point spread.
North Carolina got 18 points from P.J. Hairston and another 14 points from Reggie Bullock. Dexter Strickland contributed 10 assists, while Reggie Bullock cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
East Carolina got 17 points from Akeem Richmond in a losing cause and another 15 points from Maurice Kemp. Miguel Paul contributed 8 assists for them, while Maurice Kemp had 14 rebounds.
North Carolina led at halftime, 42-26.
North Carolina had a 40-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.