Three to know: No. 9 Florida State at No. 11 North Carolina

Bradley averages 8.1 points and 5.7 rebounds in 15.1 minutes per game for the 11th-ranked Tar Heels and was just beginning to play well again after going through a slump in late December and early this month.
“You need to win games in different ways”, North Carolina coach Roy Williams said. Additionally, the Tar Heels are significantly better on the glass, and rebounding can completely change the outcome of a game. There is no timetable for when Bradley will return after suffering a concussion in the first half against Wake Forest on Wednesday.His only presence on the stat sheet up to that point came in the form of a pair of turnovers that led directly to five North Carolina points.The Tar Heels also got the better of FSU on the glass, finishing with 56 rebounds to the Seminoles’ 34.Hicks picked up two fouls in the period, but his 13 first half points helped UNC enter the half with the lead.”I knew we needed a spark coming from the bench after seeing (Collins) – I think on that first possession Carolina had the ball (in the second half) – pick up that third foul”, Childress said.

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Lyon held a swirling skied edge to dismiss Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq, who was one of O’Keefe’s three victims on Saturday. Australia , though, have had a better run rate than this in four series. “That’s why we were so behind in every game”.
– Joel Berry II scored 26 points, and No. 11 North Carolina snapped No. 9 Florida State’s school-record win streak with a 96-83 victory on Saturday.”It’s a road game in the ACC”, UNC forward Jackson said.Dwayne Bacon led Florida State with 18 points, and had at least two 3s come out after being halfway down. Cavalier guard Kyle Guy hit a three pointer to give his team a one point lead with ten seconds remaining, but the Seminoles didn’t flinch, not for a second. Kennedy Meeks is averaging almost a double-double with 12.9 points per game and 9.7 rebounds per game.Without many big bodies down low, North Carolina often had to rely on a lineup featuring Luke Maye at power forward.Some key games that could sway the ACC standings that you should look out for are Florida State at North Carolina on January 14, Virginia at Notre Dame on January 24, North Carolina at Duke on February 9 and Notre Dame at Louisville on March 4.- Wake Forest has lost its last nine home games against nationally ranked opponents. They find themselves atop the ACC standings alongside Notre Dame, as the lone undefeated teams in conference play (4-0).

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