Postgame Notes

UNC Athletic Communications

Jan. 7, 2006

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Carolina Notes vs. NC State, 1/7/06

Tyler Hansbrough went 14 for 14 from the free throw line. That is the best free throw shooting performance by a Tar Heel since Phil Ford made 16 for 16 at NC State on Feb. 24, 1976.

The UNC record is 21 for 21 by York Larese against Duke on Dec. 29, 1959.

• Carolina went 26 for 28 from the free throw line today (92.9 percent). That is Carolina's highest free throw percentage since making 95 percent on 19 of 20 shooting against Maryland on Feb. 10, 2001.

• Only three Tar Heels attempted free throws today (Hansbrough 14 for 14, Terry 8 for 8 and Frasor 4 for 6).

Bobby Frasor scored a season-high 17 points today. That is the third time this year he has scored in double figures (12 vs. Cleveland State and 13 vs. Santa Clara).

• Frasor made 4 for 6 from the free throw line. Prior to today, he had attempted only one free throw in the last five games and was 5 for 7 from the line in the first 10 games.

• Carolina scored 82 points today, the seventh time in 11 games the Tar Heels have scored 80 or more points.

• This was the most points allowed by NC State this season. The previous high was 69 by Miami on Dec. 18.

• Carolina shot 53.2 percent from the floor today, the third-highest effort for a game this year and the best since game two against Cleveland State.

• Carolina shot 53.2 percent from the floor against NC State, the highest percentage against the Wolfpack this year. Previous high was .469 by Alabama on Dec. 22.

• Hansbrough has now scored 20 or more points in four games this year (this was the first time he has done it in consecutive games). He had a season-high 23 in the last game vs. Davidson.

• Hansbrough is now 69 for 94 from the free throw line (73.4 percent). No other Tar Heel has attempted more than 50 (Terry is second with 50 attempts).

Reyshawn Terry was 8 for 8 from the free throw line today. His previous best in any game was 9 for 10 this year against Kentucky.

David Noel had six assists today, giving him 13 in the last two games.

Roy Williams is 5-0 against NC State as Carolina's head coach.

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