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North Carolina 70, Virginia 59

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Kennedy Todd-Williams and Deja Kelly each scored 21 points and No. 22 North Carolina dominated the fourth quarter in beating Virginia 70-59.

Virginia built a 57-48 lead with 6:46 to play but only made one more field goal the rest of the way as North Carolina had a scoring run of 13-0 before closing the game on a 9-0 run. The Cavaliers made just 3 of 15 field goals (20%) in the final 10 minutes and were outscored 28-8.

Alyssa Ustby had 15 points, seven rebounds, four steals and three blocks for North Carolina (11-5, 2-3 ACC). Todd-Williams was 6 of 13 from the field, with three 3-pointers, and 6 of 8 from the line to set a career-high in scoring.

Kelly had a game-high 13 points in the first half as North Carolina led 30-27 after holding Virginia to below 30% shooting.

Taylor Valladay scored 16 points and Sam Brunelle had 15 points and nine rebounds for Virginia (13-4, 2-4).

January 12, 2023


North Carolina
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
A. Poole F 23 2-5 0-0 0-0 1-6 0 1 0 2 3 4
D. Kelly G 37 5-10 9-11 2-3 0-4 3 1 2 1 1 21
A. Ustby G 32 7-12 1-3 0-1 1-7 1 3 4 3 3 15
K. Todd-Williams G 29 6-13 6-8 3-7 2-6 0 0 2 3 3 21
E. Hodgson G 26 0-7 0-0 0-4 1-2 2 0 0 0 1 0
P. Paris 26 1-8 4-4 1-6 0-2 5 0 1 0 1 7
D. Adams 13 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-3 1 3 0 2 1 0
A. Zelaya 8 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 0 1 0
T. Key 7 1-3 0-0 0-0 1-4 0 0 0 2 1 2
Totals   201 22-59
(.373)
20-26
(.769)
6-21
(.286)
8-37 13 8 9 14 15 70


Virginia
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
S. Brunelle F 25 5-9 0-0 5-7 4-9 0 1 0 1 3 15
C. Taylor F 17 3-5 3-6 0-0 1-4 0 1 0 1 4 9
A. Smith G 32 1-8 2-2 0-2 2-7 3 0 2 7 4 4
K. Lawson G 26 1-7 0-0 0-3 2-7 5 0 2 4 3 2
C. Miller G 18 3-11 0-0 2-5 1-4 1 0 0 0 0 8
T. Valladay 25 6-12 2-4 2-4 3-5 3 0 0 4 5 16
L. Clarkson 23 1-3 3-4 0-0 1-3 0 0 0 3 2 5
M. Dale 23 0-5 0-0 0-4 1-5 0 0 0 1 2 0
C. Pauley 5 0-3 0-0 0-3 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Y. Vaughn 5 0-1 0-0 0-1 0-1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals   199 20-64
(.313)
10-16
(.625)
9-29
(.310)
16-48 12 2 4 21 24 59


Officials: Jeffrey Smith, Meadow Overstreet,
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