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NCAA Game Summary - Virginia Tech at North Carolina



(Saturday, February 2)

Final Score: North Carolina 72, Virginia Tech 60 (OT)

Chapel Hill, NC (Sports Network) - James Michael McAdoo registered a game-high 22 points and 10 rebounds, as the North Carolina Tar Heels defeated the Virginia Tech Hokies in overtime, 72-60, in an Atlantic Coast Conference tussle at the Smith Center.

Marcus Paige added a season-high 19 points and Reggie Bullock scored 11 to help the Tar Heels (15-6, 5-3 ACC) improve to 10-1 at home and notch their fifth win in their last six games overall.

Erick Green led Virginia Tech (11-10, 2-6) with 16 points, although he shot just 7-of-21 from the floor. It marked only the second time this season that Green, the nation's leading scorer, was held to less than 20 points. Jarell Eddie chipped in with 15 points, Cadarian Raines scored 12, and Robert Brown finished with 10 points for the fading Hokies, who have now lost four in a row and eight of their last 10 contests.

The Tar Heels were held to 31-percent shooting from the floor in the first half and trailed, 32-26, at the break.

North Carolina did not take its first lead until nine and a half minutes remaining in regulation on Brice Johnson's putback, which capped a 19-9 run. It remained a one-possession game for the remainder of regulation, although Green missed a potential game-winning jumper in the final seconds.

The Tar Heels simply dominated the extra session as they scored on each of their first nine possessions. Paige scored eight of his 19 points in overtime to help UNC pull away.

UNC was without the services of third-leading scorer P.J. Hairston (12.4 ppg), who suffered a concussion against Boston College on Tuesday.

02/02 15:19:33 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
STONYBROOK 0
NCSTATE 3
 
6th
SYR 0
DUR 0
 
Final
KAN 8
CHC 4
6th
COL 2
PHI 0
 
6th
TAM 1
BAL 0
 
7th
MIA 4
NYM 2
 
5th
WAS 0
CIN 1
 
2nd
BOS 0
TEX 0
 
2nd
ARI 1
MIL 1
 
1st
CWS 0
HOU 0
 
8:10pm Tonight
TOR 0
MIN 0
1st
LOS 0
STL 0
 
10:05pm Tonight
DET
ANA
10:05pm Tonight
NYY
OAK
10:10pm Tonight
CLE
SEA
10:10pm Tonight
PIT
SDP
10:15pm Tonight
ATL
SFG
1st
TAM 0
NYR 0
 
Final
AUBURN 6
CHARLESTON 7
 
Final
CALIFORNIA 9
CCAROLINA 3
 
Final
COLUMBIA 6
ECAROLINA 3
 
Final
ORALROBRTS 6
ARKANSAS 8
 
Final
SFLORIDA 5
FAU 3
 
Final
WRIGHTST 7
NOTREDAME 13
 
Final
MICHIGAN 10
BRADLEY 5
 
Final
OREGON 1
IOWA 3
 
Final
TEXAS 4
OREGONST 5
 
Final
INDIANA 7
RADFORD 1
 
Final
ULLAFAYETE 7
RICE 6
 
Final
STONYBROOK 0
NCSTATE 3
 
7th
LEHIGH 2
LSU 6
 
8th
CLEMSON 2
ARIZONAST 4
 
7th
MERCER 4
FLORIDAST 4
 
8th
MOREHEADST 2
LOUISVILLE 5
 
8th
VIRGINIA 3
USC 1
 
7:00pm Tonight
CANISIUS 0
SWMISSOURI 0
 
5th
FIU 0
MIAFLA 6
 
5th
FLAAM 0
FLORIDA 6
 
4th
MARYLAND 3
MISS 0
 
5th
STJOHNS 3
OKLAHOMAST 3
 
6th
TSOUTHERN 0
TEXASAM 2
 
4th
VCU 5
DALLASBAPT 0
 
1st
HSTNBAPT 3
HOUSTON 0
 
1st
LIPSCOMB 0
VANDERBILT 0
 
2nd
OHIO 1
ILLINOIS 1
 
2nd
SACREDHART 0
TCU 1
 
9:30pm Tonight
TULANE
NWILMINGTN
 
10:00pm Tonight
PEPPERDINE
FULLERTON
 
10:00pm Tonight
SANDIEGOST
CSANTABAR
 
11:00pm Tonight
CSBAKER
UCLA
 
6th
SYR 0
DUR 0