3 memorable matchups between the UNC basketball program and Michigan State

The UNC basketball program is set to face off against Michigan State on Saturday. This won't be the first time these two programs have met, especially in March.

University of North Carolina v Michigan State University
University of North Carolina v Michigan State University / Steve Dykes/GettyImages
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1. November 26th, 2017

Joel Berry
NCAA Basketball Tournament - Second Round - Charlotte / Jared C. Tilton/GettyImages

This is the one matchup on this list that UNC basketball fans would like to forget.

When you think about North Carolina basketball, you probably envision a high-scoring, fast-paced offense. However, in this game, they struggled to put the ball in the basket.

Roy Williams started a solid five consisting of Joel Berry, Kenny Williams, Theo Pinson, Luke Maye, and Garrison Brooks. North Carolina shot under 25% from the field in that game, 5.6% from three-point range, and scored a total of 45 points.

Joshua Langford led the way for the Spartans, scoring 23 points and making 5 three-pointers out of 7 attempts.