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View complete game highlights from North Carolina's 78-65 win over Georgia Tech in Atlanta on Wednesday:

North Carolina wins at Georgia Tech 78-65

Marcus Paige scored all but two of his 19 points in the second half Wednesday, and James Michael McAdoo battled foul trouble to add 17 to lead North Carolina to a 78-65 win over Georgia Tech. UNC pulled steadily away after leading just 26-25 at halftime, in a game played despite Atlanta being hit Tuesday evening by a snow/ice storm that grid-locked much of the region.

Box Score: UNC 78, Georgia Tech 65

View the complete box score from North Carolina's 78-65 ACC road win over Georgia Tech in snowy Atlanta on Wednesday:

Lucas: Rapid Reactions - Georgia Tech

It looked like the Tar Heels were in trouble early in the second half when both J.P. Tokoto and James Michael McAdoo went out with four fouls. But Carolina effectively weathered nine minutes without McAdoo, pushing the advantage from a five-point lead to a ten-point bulge while he was out. Give some credit to the UNC bench, as they outscored the Tech bench 14-8.

Harrison Barnes Named To BBVA Rising Stars Challenge Roster

Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes has been selected to participate in the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge at NBA All-Star Weekend on February 14 in New Orleans. Barnes, the seventh overall selection of the 2012 NBA Draft, is averaging 10.1 points and 3.9 rebounds this season, while shooting 41.7 percent from the field and 40.2 percent from three-point range.

UNC-Georgia Tech basketball game available on ESPN3

The North Carolina-Georgia Tech men’s basketball game at 7 p.m. will be available via online stream from ESPN3, according to a tweet from the Georgia Tech athletic department. The game was originally scheduled to air on ESPN2, but the broadcast was canceled due to inclement weather in Atlanta.

Listen To Tonight's UNC-Georgia Tech Game Free

With Atlanta in gridlock and city officials begging residents to stay off the roads, it was impossible to get all the needed items safely into place in time for tipoff. Therefore, there will be no television coverage of tonight's game. The Tar Heel Sports Network will, as always, be available via the usual network affiliates. In addition, the network has arranged to make its radio broadcast available free online.

ESPN Cancels Broadcast Of Tonight’s UNC-Georgia Tech Game, Which Is Still To Be Played As Scheduled

Tonight’s UNC-Georgia Tech game in Atlanta had been schedule for an ESPN broadcast, but due to safety concerns related to the local weather, it looks like ESPN will not make it to McCamish Pavilion, according to a tweet from broadcaster Bob Wischusen.

Preview: UNC at Georgia Tech

North Carolina at Georgia Tech, 7:00 PM, Tar Heel Sports Network: Note: Due to the severity of the storm's aftermath in Atlanta, ESPN cannot get a broadcast crew to the game so it will not be televised. UNC has announced that THSN audio will be streamed online for free at

Eric Montross Named ACC Legend

Former Tar Heel All-America center Eric Montross headlines the 2014 ACC Men's Basketball Legends Class, announced Wednesday by Commissioner John Swofford. Montross led the Tar Heels to the 1993 NCAA championship and later played nearly a decade in the NBA. He now works for the UNC Rams Club and as a radio analyst with the Tar Heel Sports Network.

Tyler Zeller's Sophomore Restart

The journey has only spanned a few months, but returning to his rookie rhythm – and improving upon it – hasn’t been an easy one for Tyler Zeller. After starting 55 games in his rookie season in Cleveland, Zeller got his first start of 2013-14 on Tuesday night against the Pelicans with Anderson Varejao sidelined with a left knee injury suffered one game earlier.

Tar Heels navigate Atlanta gridlock

North Carolina has had enough problems with ACC road games without adding travel to the equation. The Tar Heels came out flat in losses at Wake Forest and Virginia when their trips were uninterrupted. In preparation for Wednesday night's game at Georgia Tech, the Heels arrived in Atlanta on Tuesday night just in time to experience firsthand how an ice and snow mix shut down the city.

Walking Through the Hall with a Legend

Bill Guthridge pushes button No. 6. The television screen hanging from the ceiling comes to life, and then, magic...The aging coach travels back three decades to New Orleans, to a moment when he is sitting on a folding chair in front of 60,000 people in the Louisiana Superdome watching history unfold. His North Carolina Tar Heels are competing for the 1982 NCAA men’s basketball championship.

Tar Heels Walk To Hotel Through Frozen Atlanta

“We were not too confident about the bus being able to come get us,” Steve Kirschner said. “So vans at the airport took us over to the main terminal, and we got on the train system down there—the MARTA system—in two large groups. (We) took the MARTA into midtown Atlanta. The station was about, I don’t know, four to six blocks away from the hotel, so we just walked the last stretch.”

Oakes: Roy’s Remarks – “The Wooden Way”

“I’ve always talked about one of John Wooden’s great quotes that I love; it was ‘Be quick but don’t hurry.',” Roy Williams said. UNC vs. Clemson 027Roy was referring to the play of James Michael McAdoo in this recent quote. Coach was alluding to the fact that the junior forward has a tendency to rush things, especially in the heat of battle. But in the Clemson game on Sunday, things were different.

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