CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Waltiea Rolle scored 19 points and Megan Buckland 17 as No. 25 North Carolina dominated UNC Asheville 101-42 Sunday.
The Tar Heels (6-0) led 51-29 at halftime and their margin ballooned in the second, when the Bulldogs (1-4) made just 4 of 36 shots from the field. North Carolina shot 58.8 percent (20 of 34) in the second half.
North Carolina scored the first 17 points of the half, a day after starting the second half 16-0 in an 85-55 victory over La Salle. UNC Asheville didn't get its first second-half point until a Kelli Riles free throw with 11:59 left.
Xylina McDaniel added 11 points and Tierra Ruffin-Pratt 10 for North Carolina, whose victory margin was its largest since beating Gardner-Webb 109-44 in its opener last season.
Gentry Manley scored 12 points and Shonese Jones 11 for UNC Asheville. Jones shot 3 of 22 from the field.
espnW's Mechelle Voepel says it is alarming that women's basketball stands alone in the latest Notice of Allegations that North Carolina received from the NCAA and explains how the notice has impacted the Tar Heels' recruiting.