North Carolina Defeats UNC Wilmington 97-69 - Recap

North Carolina blew out UNC Wilmington on Wednesday, running up the score in a 97-69 win at Dean Smith Center.

The match was decisive in favor of North Carolina, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread.

North Carolina got 21 points from Cameron Johnson and another 14 points from Nassir Little. Kenny Williams contributed 8 assists, while Sterling Manley cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

UNC Wilmington got 16 points from Jeantal Cylla in a losing cause and another 12 points from Jay Estime'. Kai Toews contributed 4 assists for them, while Devontae Cacok had 6 rebounds.

North Carolina led at halftime, $HalfScore.

North Carolina won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-35.

Next game, North Carolina takes its act home to face Gonzaga looking for another win. For UNC Wilmington, they head on the road to face Furman.