Texas Defeats North Carolina 86-83 - Recap
|Texas Defeats North Carolina 86-83 - Recap|
Texas grabbed an 86-83 win over North Carolina on Wednesday, behind a 16-point effort from Isaiah Taylor at Dean Smith Center.
Texas was the ATS victor, as they covered the 11-point spread as an underdog.
Texas got 15 points from Demarcus Holland and another 15 points from Jonathan Holmes. Demarcus Holland contributed 4 assists, while Jonathan Holmes cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
North Carolina got 23 points from Marcus Paige in a losing cause and another 15 points from Leslie McDonald. Nate Britt contributed 7 assists for them, while Brice Johnson had 9 rebounds.
Texas led at halftime, 53-42.
Texas won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-42.