Miami vs North Carolina Recap - Miami Wins 63-57
|Miami vs North Carolina Recap - Miami Wins 63-57|
Miami got 19 points from Rion Brown en route to a 63-57 victory over North Carolina on Wednesday at Dean Smith Center.
Bettors who backed Miami were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 10 at sportsbooks.
Miami got 14 points from Erik Swoope and another 11 points from Manu Lecomte. Manu Lecomte contributed 7 assists, while Rion Brown cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
North Carolina got a 12-point performance from James Michael McAdoo, who was supported by 8 points from Marcus Paige. Marcus Paige had 8 assists in a losing cause for North Carolina, while James Michael McAdoo grabbed 12 rebounds.
Miami hit the break leading 29-23 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina as they grabbed 42 boards, while Miami only had 38.