LADY VOL HOOPS CENTRAL: North Carolina



Nov. 9, 2013

The Last Meeting
North Carolina57
Tennessee102
December 2, 2012
Knoxville, Tenn.
Simmons Shines In 102-57 Win Over #22 UNC
In the first meeting between longtime foes in five years, No. 16/14 Tennessee dominated No. 22 North Carolina, 102-57. UT handed UNC its first loss of the season.

#4/4 TENNESSEE VS. #12/11 NORTH CAROLINA
Nov. 11, 2013   |   9:05 p.m. ET
Carmichael Arena   |   Chapel Hill, N.C.

NORTH CAROLINA TIP-OFF
  • #4/4 Tennessee hits the road for the first time in 2013-14, playing #12/11 North Carolina in Chapel Hill on Monday night.


  • It marks the first time UT puts a top-four ranking on the line with another ranked team since #3/3 Tennessee defeated #7/7 Miami in a home game, 92-76, on Nov. 15, 2011.


  • No. 4 is the highest Tennessee has been ranked since November of 2011.


  • The contest is part of the ESPN "College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon," featuring more than 24 hours of consecutive basketball coverage over Nov. 11-12.


  • ESPN2 will televise the UT-UNC matchup, with tipoff set for 9:05 p.m. Eastern time on Monday.


  • Until meeting in Knoxville last season, Tennessee and North Carolina had gone four years without playing.


  • Tennessee is 111-22 all-time vs. teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference.


  • Monday's game will mark the first of three contests this week for Tennessee, including UNC, Chattanooga on Thursday (7 p.m.) and Georgia Tech on Sunday (7 p.m.).



 

 

 

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