Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • UNC 38.5
    • 54.4 MIA
  • Three Point %

    • UNC 30.0
    • 57.7 MIA
  • Turnovers

    • UNC 13
    • 13 MIA
  • Rebounds

    • UNC 33
    • 43 MIA

Game Information

BankUnited Center
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Coverage: ESPN
  • Coral Gables, Florida
  • Line: MIA -7.5
Attendance: 7,972
100%
Capacity: 8,000
Referees: Jamie Luckie, Tim Nestor, Gary Maxwell
2/9/2013 Associated Press

Miami hits 15 3s in landmark win over UNC

Miami hit a school record-tying 15 3-pointers and the eighth-ranked Hurricanes extended their winning streak to 11 games by beating North Carolina 87-61 on Saturday.

ESPN12T
North Carolina273461
Miami444387

Game Flow

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Shot Chart

Research Notes

  • Miami basketball teams have had 2 blowout wins in the past 24 hours, shooting better than 50 percent from the floor and from 3-point range.The Heat and Hurricanes are both hot in their past 11 games and both teams lead their respective conferences.

  • North Carolina attempted just 6 free throws, its fewest in an ACC game since going 2-for-4 from the line in a win over Clemson on March 2, 2004.

  • From Elias: Since the start of ACC play in 1953, no team has beaten Duke and UNC in the same season by 25+ points each.-------------------------Miami (FL) is the first team to beat Duke and North Carolina by more than 20 points in the same season since 1974-75 Maryland. That year, Lefty Driesell's Terrapins defeated Duke 104-80 on February 8 and beat UNC 96-74 in their very next game (February 15).

  • * Miami sweeps the season series AND wins 2 straight in the series for the 1st time ever (entered the season 2-18 against North Carolina)* It's Miami's biggest win in the series (was an 11-point win in 2006)* Miami (FL) is 3-0 against Duke and North Carolina this season (was 5-33 all-time against them entering this season)

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