Virginia Falls 93-81 Against North Carolina - Game Recap
North Carolina got 29 points from P.J. Hairston en route to a 93-81 victory over Virginia on Saturday at Dean Smith Center.
Bettors who backed North Carolina were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5 at sportsbooks.
North Carolina got 17 points from Marcus Paige and another 12 points from Dexter Strickland. Dexter Strickland contributed 6 assists, while James Michael McAdoo cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Virginia got a 27-point performance from Joe Harris, who was supported by 12 points from Jontel Evans. Jontel Evans had 5 assists in a losing cause for Virginia, while Akil Mitchell grabbed 9 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina as they grabbed 33 boards, while Virginia only had 24.