UNLV vs North Carolina Recap - North Carolina Wins 79-73

UNLV vs North Carolina Recap - North Carolina Wins 79-73

Dexter Strickland scored 16 points leading North Carolina to a 79-73 victory over UNLV at Dean Smith Center on Saturday.

North Carolina was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2-point spread as a favorite.

North Carolina got 15 points from P.J. Hairston and another 13 points from James Michael McAdoo. Marcus Paige contributed 4 assists, while James Michael McAdoo cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

UNLV got 15 points from Anthony Bennett in a losing cause and another 15 points from Katin Reinhardt. Anthony Marshall contributed 8 assists for them, while Anthony Bennett had 13 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed North Carolina were victorious, as the score was 39-30 at the break.

The rebound battle favored UNLV as they grabbed 38 boards, while North Carolina only had 33.