Holy Cross vs North Carolina Wrap - North Carolina Wins 62-54

Holy Cross vs North Carolina Wrap - North Carolina Wins 62-54

Marcus Paige scored 23 points leading North Carolina to a 62-54 victory over Holy Cross at Dean Smith Center on Friday.

Bettors who backed North Carolina were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 21.

North Carolina got 12 points from Brice Johnson and another 11 points from James Michael McAdoo. J.P. Tokoto contributed 5 assists, while Kennedy Meeks cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Holy Cross got 13 points from Malachi Alexander in a losing cause and another 11 points from Dave Dudzinski. Malcolm Miller contributed 3 assists for them, while Malcolm Miller had 7 rebounds.

The rebound battle favored North Carolina as they grabbed 39 boards, while Holy Cross only had 38.