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COL BKB: North Carolina 93, Louisville 84

Nov. 24, 2013 at 3:29 PM

UNCASVILLE, Conn., Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Marcus Paige pumped in 34 points Sunday and 19th-ranked North Carolina upended No. 2 Louisville 93-84 in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off championship game.

Paige sank 11-of-11 from the free throw line and Kennedy Meeks supplied 13 points, 11 rebounds and five assists as the Tar Heels (3-1) shot 54.2 percent from the floor in downing the defending national champs.

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Brice Johnson added 13 points with six rebounds for North Carolina, which lost to Belmont in the event's first round last week.

Russ Smith canned six 3-pointers on his way to 36 points for the Cardinals (5-1), who suffered their first loss of the season.

Chris Jones added 18 points and six rebounds.

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