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North Carolina Too Much For Purple Aces

Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2011

(CHAPEL HILL, NC) - Sixth-ranked North Carolina had little trouble with Evansville, dispatching the Purple Aces 97-48 in Chapel Hill.

Harrison Barnes led five tar heels in double figures with 17 points.

Reggie Bullock added 15 points with both John Henson and Tyler Zeller finishing with double-doubles.

Henson scored 13 points and grabbed twelve rebounds while Zeller had twelve points and ten boards.

Denver Holmes led Evansville with 14 points with Colt Ryan scoring just nine points on 1-11 shooting from the field.

UNC outshot the Aces 49 percent to 26 percent and outrebounded Evansville 62 to 30.

Carolina improves to 7-2 while Evansville falls to 3-4.

The Aces host North Carolina A&T Saturday night at the Ford Center.

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