Wake Forest vs. North Carolina: Recap and Stats

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Wake Forest vs. North Carolina: Recap and Stats
Wake Forest 62
(10-12, 1-9 away)
North Carolina 87
(16-6, 12-2 home)
Venue: Dean E. Smith Center
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 05, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Wake Forest 27 35 62
North Carolina 47 40 87
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Wake Forest A William Adala Moto 13 D Thomas 13 M Jones 5
North Carolina R Bullock 23 M Paige 6 D Strickland 5

Wake Forest was outscored 27-6 from beyond the arc by North Carolina and was blown out by the Tar Heels 87-62 in conference play on Tuesday, February 5th. Wake Forest dug a hole early, down 47-27 at the break, and was never able to get back in the game. The Demon Deacons got a good performance from Arnaud William Adala Moto, who put up a season-high 13 points and four rebounds. Devin Thomas got a double-double with 11 points and 13 rebounds. For the Tar Heels, James Michael McAdoo got 20 points and five rebounds. Next up for Wake Forest (10-12, 3-7 ACC) is Florida State (12-9, 4-4 ACC) on Saturday, February 9th on their home court.

Wake Forest Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 8:59 left to go.
  • The last time WFU started the season 10-12 was 2006.
  • Wake Forest has lost 100% of the time this season (0-7) after recording 2 or fewer blocks.
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 51.6% or better this season, Wake Forest has lost 100% of the time (0-5).
  • When the opposition records 20 or more assists this season, Wake Forest has lost 100% of the time (0-5).
  • When the opposition records 9 or more three-pointers this season, Wake Forest has lost 83% of the time (1-5).
  • The Demon Deacons set a season high for turnovers (21).
  • The last time WFU recorded at least 21 turnovers was Mar 03, 2011 against Georgia Tech.
  • WFU set season lows for three-pointers (2) and three-point percentage (0.111).
  • Wake Forest has been outshot by their opponents in field goal percentage for the past 4 games.
  • The top two scorers (Arnaud William Adala Moto and C.J. Harris) accounted for 40.3% of the points.
  • Devin Thomas accounted for 39.3% of the team's rebounds.
  • Devin Thomas has led the team in rebounding in 10 out of 22 games this season.
  • C.J. Harris has 6 straight double-digit point games.
  • Devin Thomas recorded the 6th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Devin Thomas has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • Devin Thomas recorded a double-double. It was the 2nd of his career.

North Carolina Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Reggie Bullock and James Michael McAdoo) accounted for 49.4% of the points.
  • Reggie Bullock has led the team in scoring 5 times in 22 games this season.
  • This marks the 4th 20-point game of Reggie Bullock's career.
  • This marks the 3rd 20-point game of James Michael McAdoo's career.
  • James Michael McAdoo has 13 straight double-digit point games.
WFU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AA. Adala Moto201342200
B+Devin Thomas2811130114
B-A. Washington6520000
CChase Fischer18611001
CC.J. Harris291212004
CMadison Jones21225004
C-Travis McKie25532103
C-Tyler Cavanaugh23450002
D+C. Miller-McIntyre24411202
-A. Roundtree III4000011
UNC PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+J. McAdoo242052401
AReggie Bullock262323101
AP.J. Hairston121112000
BBrice Johnson14640000
BLeslie McDonald15612000
B-Desmond Hubert11221100
B-Marcus Paige25764004
B-D. Strickland23245001
C+Jackson Simmons13430001
C+Joel James15250102
FJ.P. Tokoto11200004
-Luke Davis3011000

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