UNC goes on late run to put away Pitt in the ACC Tourney

North Carolina (26-6) and Pittsburgh (21-11) met up in the ACC Tournament on Thursday and it was a close game until about halfway through the second half. UNC used a 12-1 run over the course of a few minutes in the second half to get ahead 69-56 and keep that lead on the way to an 88-71 win.

It should come as no surprise that Brice Johnson had yet another double-double with 19 points and 10 boards and he was helped out by Justin Jackson who had 11 points and Joel Berry who had a game-high 20 points. Isaiah Hicks came off the bench to score 10 points as well. UNC will play Notre Dame on Friday after the Fighting Irish got a win over Duke.

Ben Bornstein was born in San Antonio, TX. That would explain his love for the Spurs and good basketball. He was raised in Orlando, Florida for most of his life though, so he has special feelings for the Magic too. He is an avid NBA, NCAA, and NFL fan who ...Read more
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