Tip time adjusted for first UNC-NCSU matchup
Posted January 10
Chapel Hill, N.C. — The tip time of the first meeting between the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and North Carolina State University in the 2013-14 basketball season has been moved up, according to school officials.
Originally scheduled for 2 p.m., the Feb. 1 matchup between the Tobacco Road rivals will begin at 1 p.m. The game is at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill, and it will be broadcast on ESPN.
The teams split during the 2012-13 season, with the Wolfpack capturing a 91-83 home win on Jan. 26 and the Tar Heels winning in the Smith Center 76-65 on Feb. 23.
UNC holds a 148-76 edge in the all-time series, and the Tar Heels are 72-22 against the Wolfpack in Chapel Hill.