7:00 PM ET, November 12, 2010
Dean E. Smith Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Harrison Barnes knocked down a shot a few seconds into his college debut. He ended the game by dribbling out the clock on North Carolina's first win in what coach Roy Williams hopes will be a bounceback season for his storied program.Fitting, considering how much the Tar Heels (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 8 AP) plan to rely on their touted freshman.Barnes scored 14 points to help North Carolina beat Lipscomb 80-66 on Friday night, winning its opener for the 76th time in the last 81 seasons.
• John Henson had 10 points as well as career-highs in rebounds (16) and blocks (7) .
• UNC is now 35-4 in November games under Roy Williams.
• Freshman Harrison Barnes had 14 points in his Tar Heel debut.
• Lipscomb was facing an ACC team for the second time in its program's history. It lost at North Carolina State two seasons ago.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||22-63 (.349)||30-63 (.476)|
|3P Made-Attempted||9-29 (.310)||4-13 (.308)|
|FT Made-Attempted||13-21 (.619)||16-29 (.552)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||25 (0/0)||20 (0/0)|
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