The North Carolina Tar Heels will take on the Texas Longhorns of the Big 12 conference on Wednesday night at 7 p.m. The Heels are coming off a statement win against Kentucky at home, and will have to avoid a letdown performance against Texas just a couple days after that win. Texas is off to a great start and only has one loss coming into Wednesday night’s cross-conference clash. Here is some information about tonight’s contest between UNC and Texas.
Start Time: 5:15 Eastern Time
TV: ESPN 2
Commentators for TV: Dave O’Brien, Doris Burke
Radio: Tar Heel Sports Network
Commentators for Radio: Jones Angell and Eric Montross
Location: Dean E. Smith Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Live Stream: Watch ESPN app
#18 North Carolina Tar Heels
Colors: Carolina Blue and White
Key Wins: Louisville, Michigan State
Key Losses: Belmont, UAB
Points: M. Paige- 19.2 per game
Rebounds: B. Johnston- 6.9 per game
Assists: M. Paige- 4.2 per game
Biased for UNC Fun Fact- Texas ranks 220th in the nation with 12.3 assists per game.
Colors: White and Burnt Orange
Key Wins: Temple, Vanderbilt
Key Losses: BYU
Points: J. Holmes- 12.9 per game
Rebounds: C. Ridley- 7.8 per game
Assists: I. Taylor- 3.8 per game
Biased for Texas Fun Fact- Roy Williams is 1-4 against Texas while at UNC.