Hall of Fame Tipoff Classic - North Carolina Defeats Louisville 93-84 - Recap
|Hall of Fame Tipoff Classic - North Carolina Defeats Louisville 93-84 - Recap|
North Carolina got 32 points from Marcus Paige en route to a 93-84 victory over Louisville on Sunday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
North Carolina was a 10.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Brice Johnson had 13 points for North Carolina and Kennedy Meeks chipped in with 13 points. Kennedy Meeks had 7 assists for them, while Kennedy Meeks was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Louisville got 36 points from Russ Smith in a losing cause and another 20 points from Chris Jones. Russ Smith contributed 2 assists for them, while Montrezl Harrell had 10 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina as they grabbed 40 boards, while Louisville only had 35.