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Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs North Carolina Tar Heels Recap - North Carolina Wins 88-65

North Carolina cruised to victory on Saturday, running Georgia Tech out of the gym and running up a 88-65 score at Dean E. Smith Center.

Bettors who backed North Carolina were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -12.0 at sportsbooks.

North Carolina got 29 points from Armando Bacot and another 21 points from RJ Davis. RJ Davis contributed 6 assists, while Armando Bacot cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Georgia Tech got a 22-point performance from Jordan Usher, who was supported by 16 points from Deivon Smith. Jordan Usher had 3 assists in a losing cause for Georgia Tech, while Jordan Usher grabbed 7 rebounds.

North Carolina led at halftime, $HalfScore.

North Carolina won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-24.

North Carolina heads into a battle against Miami. Georgia Tech, meanwhile, will have their next action against Wake Forest.