7:00 PM ET, January 20, 2010
Dean E. Smith Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Harris has career day as Wake hands UNC first 3-game skid under Williams
Of the six worst losses in terms of margin of defeat for North Carolina since Roy Williams became head coach in 2003-04, three have taken place this season.
|Date||Opponent||Margin of defeat|
|Jan. 13, 2010||at Clemson||19 points (83-64)*|
|Apr. 5, 2008||vs. Kansas||18 points (84-66)|
|Nov. 19, 2009||vs. Syracuse||16 points (87-71)*|
|Dec. 21, 2005||at USC||15 points (74-59)|
|Jan. 20, 2010||vs. Wake Forest||13 points (82-69)*|
|Jan. 15, 2005||at Wake Forest||13 points (95-82)|
|* -- took place this season|
• Ishmael Smith and C.J. Harris each contributed 20 points as the Demon Deacons picked up just their seventh win in their last 34 conference road games.
• In addition to Smith and Harris, Al-Farouq Aminu (13 points, 11 rebounds) recorded his 12th double-double of the season as the Demon Deacons improved to 7-2 in their last nine games against ranked teams.
• For the Tar Heels, their three-game losing streak is the longest of the Roy Williams era.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||30-60 (.500)||26-71 (.366)|
|3P Made-Attempted||9-16 (.563)||6-26 (.231)|
|FT Made-Attempted||13-18 (.722)||11-15 (.733)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||17 (0/0)||18 (0/0)|
Next 5 Games
Atlantic Coast Conference Standings
|TEAM||CONF W-L||TOTAL W-L|
|#18 Georgia Tech||7-9||22-12|
|North Carolina State||5-11||19-15|
|#23 North Carolina||5-11||16-16|
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