Roy Williams is now 19-2 vs. Clemson with nine wins in a row over the Tigers.
Roy Williams is now 19-2 vs. Clemson with nine wins in a row over the Tigers.
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UNC-Clemson Postgame Notes
Release: 01/04/2017

• Carolina is now 13-3 overall and 1-1 in ACC play. Saturday vs NC State at the Smith Center. Tip is 8 pm

• Carolina now 60-53 in overtime including 10-9 under Roy Williams. UNC has won seven of last nine OT games.

•  Joel Berry II career highs in points (31), field goals (12) and threes (7)

•  Kennedy Meeks third straight double-figure rebound game, ties career high with 16 boards, career best 10 offensive.  Meeks' fifth double-double this year, 17th career. Second time in career three straight double-digit games on the glass.

• Tar Heels now 39-16 in Clemson, 28-13 at Littlejohn Coliseum. Coach Williams 19-2 vs Tigers. UNC has nine wins in a row.

• Tar Heels with 23-3 edge in second chance points. 23 offensive boards to Clemson's 22 defensive. 7th time this year w/20 2nd chance pts.

• Joel Berry II played 41 minutes, most since James Michael McAdoo played 43 at NC State in 2014

• Berry's 31 points are most by a Tar Heel at Clemson since Wayne Ellington went for 36 in an overtime win in 2008.

•  Roy Williams 4-0 vs Clemson in overtime games, incl. two at Clemson, one at home and one in ACC Tourney in Greensboro

• Four of 19 overtime games in Roy Era vs Clemson, most vs any opponent. Duke, Florida State and Virginia Tech twice each.

• Carolina's 71st ACC road win in Roy's 14 years, more than any school in that time span.

• Berry the 12th Tar Heel to make at least 7 three-pointers in game. Justin Jackson made 7 vs Davidson earlier this year.

• Berry and Jackson -- first time two different Tar Heels made 7 or more threes in games in the same season

• Clemson shot 53.3 from the floor in the first half but only 15 of 38 (39.4 percent) in second half and extra period

• From 14:07 to 6:39 in 2nd half Joel Berry scored 19 of UNC's 23 points. Jackson UNC's second leading scorer for game with 18.

 

 


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