9:00 PM ET, January 7, 2009
Dean E. Smith Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- At least North Carolina can say it responded to a loss a lot better than it did a close game.Tyler Hansbrough had 24 points to help the third-ranked Tar Heels beat College of Charleston 108-70 on Wednesday night, bouncing back from their stunning home loss against Boston College over the weekend.
• North Carolina rebounded from its only defeat of the season with a 38-point win. It is the fifth time the Tar Heels have eclipsed 100 points this season.
• All five Tar Heel starters scored in double figures, led by Tyler Hansbrough's 24. Hansbrough now has 2,420 career points, 40 points behind Christian Laettner for sixth in ACC history.
• Hansbrough was in double figures for the 113th time in his career, passing Phil Ford into second place in school history in such games (Sam Perkins, 118).
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||23-69 (.333)||41-70 (.586)|
|3P Made-Attempted||10-33 (.303)||7-15 (.467)|
|FT Made-Attempted||14-16 (.875)||19-22 (.864)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||16 (0/0)||13 (0/0)|
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