College basketball: No.7 North Carolina rallies for win during No. 20 Tennessee

December 18, 2017 - Basketballs

Carolina upheld a kind of highway plea it wanted to face before starting Atlantic Coast Conference competition.

Kenny Williams sank a go-ahead 3-pointer with 35 seconds left as a seventh-ranked Tar Heels rallied past No. 20 Tennessee 78-73 Sunday.

This was a initial diversion North Carolina (10-1) played all deteriorate that was motionless by a single-digit margin. Even a sole detriment of a deteriorate was a 63-45 blowout opposite No. 2 Michigan State.

“This will be good for us,” Williams said. “Every diversion in a ACC is like that. To have this knowledge and know we can lift it out, we consider it will come in accessible down a road.”