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2019 Schedule
7-9, 5th in SWAC
Bulldogs improve to 4-0 at home (2:22)
Texas Southern's Bruce crosses up defender for bucket (0:23)
Bol Bol's 3-ball gives him new career-high 27 points (0:16)
Bol Bol knocks down 2 deep 3-pointers (0:33)
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310dAndrew Lange

Best bets for Wednesday's First Four games

In Wednesday night's pair of First Four games, NC Central plays Texas Southern. and Arizona State meets Syracuse. Andrew Lange breaks down his best bets for the First Four action.

Texas Southern connects on high-flying alley-oop (0:22)
Texas Southern's Reed: We did what we came here for (2:18)

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

Texas Southern is now 0-13 after its loss to BYU. Per espn.com/bpi the Tigers have played the toughest schedule in the country to date but have one of the easiest remaining. Despite being winless BPI thinks the Tigers are the favorite to win the SWAC and have a 49 percent chance to get an automatic bid in March.

Omot scores with huge one-handed jam (0:17)
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546dJeff Goodman

Sources: Onwuasor granted release by S. Utah

Southern Utah guard Randy Onwuasor, who led the Big Sky in scoring last season with 23.6 points per game, has received his release to transfer, sources told ESPN.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

UNC's Joel Berry II on injuring his right ankle: "It scared me a little bit that's why I laid on the ground and just made sure everything was fine and moved it around a little bit. It's a little sore but other than that it's fine."

Williams on UNC's win, not looking back to last year (1:26)

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

Maintenance crew at Bon Secours Wellness Arena working on part of the floor that came up during North Carolina's win over Texas Southern

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

North Carolina advances to face Arkansas on Sunday with 103-64 win over Texas Southern. Tar Heels just tied Kentucky for second most 100-point games in the NCAA tournament. UCLA leads all with 14.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

UNC's Justin Jackson will have to try to break the school's single-season record for made 3-pointers (95) against Arkansas. Shammond Williams, who he's tied with and is in attendance, said he's glad Jackson is on the verge, but noted he played with Antawn Jamison & Vince Carter and didn't get to take shots like Jackson.

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

Section of the floor coming up in Greenville? UNC radio crew tried to point out a spot to game officials.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Berry II went back to the tunnel/locker room a second time but came back and went straight to the scorer's table to check in. Crisis averted for North Carolina.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Berry II returns to bench with a light jog. He's huddled with Roy Williams and the trainer possibly explaining his availability. Looks to be stretching his right ankle.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

North Carolina having flashbacks of Kendall Marshall in 2012 when Joel Berry II fell to the ground. Berry limped through the tunnel back to the locker room area to be examined.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

North Carolina is just practicing now. Called timeout with :07 in first half to diagram a last shot and Joel Berry II delivered his first made 3-pointer of the game.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

Good sign for North Carolina, looks like Justin Jackson is out of his shooting slump. Over his last four games, Jackson was 7-31 (22%) from 3-point range. He's made three of his four from deep and started off 5 of 6 from the floor.

Team Stats

Points Per Game76.8
Rebounds Per Game37.8
Assists Per Game15.3
Points Allowed81.1341st

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-7
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances7