NC State vs. North Carolina: The Tar Heels got an important win in the race for the ACC crown by defeating the Wolfpack, 80-69. Armando Bacot had 23 points and 18 rebounds to set two North Carolina career records. The double-double was the 61st of Bacot's career surpassing Billy Cunningham, and he broke Tyler Hansborough's UNC career rebounds record. RJ Davis scored 26 points, going 14-14 from the free throw line. D.J. Burns Jr. and Jarkel Joiner each scored 18 points to lead NC State. Terquavion Smith was carted off the court with an injury around the 10-minute mark of the second half.