COL BKB: North Carolina 68, Wake Forest 53

Jan. 31, 2012 at 11:52 PM
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Tyler Zeller had 18 points and 18 rebounds Tuesday to lead co-No. 6 North Carolina to a 68-53 win over Wake Forest.

John Henson also had a double-double, with 14 points and 12 rebounds for the Tar Heels (19-3, 6-1 ACC), who won their fourth in a row.

C.J. Harris led Wake Forest (11-11, 2-6) with 19 points. Harris' performance increased his career point total to exactly 1,000.

The Demon Deacons trailed 36-24 at halftime and were within seven in the second half, but Carolina went on a 16-1 run that padded opened up a 22-point gap.

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