|HARRISON BARNES |
(Robert Willett/Raleigh News & Observer)
#1 NORTH CAROLINA 91, UNC Asheville 75 -- Less than 48 hours after beating Michigan State on the deck of the USS Carl Vinson in San Diego, the Tar Heels (2-0) shot 59 percent from the field in Ol’ Roy’s hometown. Tyler Zeller scored 27.
N.C. STATE 91, Morehead State 61 -- Junior Richard Howell scored a career-high 25 points to lead NC State in the opening round of the TicketCity Legends Classic.
MARYLAND 71, UNC Wilmington 62 -- Mark Turgeon got off to a successful start as Maryland's new coach in his first game since taking over for Gary Williams. Terrell Stoglin scored 22 for the Terps.