North Carolina vs Miami Final: 85-76 - Recap

North Carolina got 22 points from Cameron Johnson en route to a 85-76 victory over Miami on Saturday at Watsco Center.

Bettors who backed North Carolina were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -6.5 at sportsbooks.

Kenny Williams had 16 points for North Carolina and Coby White chipped in with 15 points. Coby White had 8 assists for them, while Luke Maye was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Miami got a 20-point performance from Chris Lykes, who was supported by 18 points from Anthony Lawrence Jr.. Chris Lykes had 6 assists in a losing cause for Miami, while Ebuka Izundu grabbed 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.

The rebound battle favored North Carolina as they grabbed 36 boards, while Miami only had 23

Next game, North Carolina takes its act home to face Virginia Tech looking for another win. For Miami, they head on the road to face Syracuse.