ACC Tournament - North Carolina vs Miami Recap - Miami Wins 87-77
Shane Larkin went off for 28 points and added 5 rebounds leading Miami over North Carolina, 87-77, on Sunday at Greensboro Coliseum.
Bettors who backed Miami were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks.
Trey McKinney Jones had 20 points for Miami and Rion Brown chipped in with 12 points. Shane Larkin had 7 assists for them, while Julian Gamble was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
North Carolina got 28 points from P.J. Hairston in a losing cause and another 17 points from Marcus Paige. Dexter Strickland contributed 8 assists for them, while Reggie Bullock had 7 rebounds.
Miami hit the break leading 44-41 before taking care of business in the second half.
Miami won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-28.